Checkers sign seven, bring back Carrick

The Charlotte Checkers have signed defenseman Trevor Carrick and forward Liam Arnsby to two-year American Hockey League contracts, as well as forwards John Leonard, Jay O’Brien and Nicholas Zabaneh and goaltenders Ken Appleby and Evan Cormier to one-year AHL deals.

‘Disappointed’ Dalpe driven by desire to win

Zac Dalpe wants to win. Fourteen years into his career, it continues to be a singular focus on the ice. It’s no surprise, then, that the Charlotte Checkers’ early exit from the playoffs seemed to hit Dalpe the hardest.

Wolf Pack rally to win Game 2, push series to limit

Alex Belzile shoveled in a rebound of a Nic Petan shot with 8:11 gone in overtime, giving the Hartford Wolf Pack a 3-2 victory in a must-win Game 2 over Charlotte at Bojangles Coliseum on Saturday afternoon.

Late Lockwood strike gives Game 1 to Checkers

Will Lockwood scored a shorthanded goal with 3:14 to go in regulation, breaking a tie and lifting the Charlotte Checkers to a 3-1 win over the Hartford Wolf Pack in Game 1 of their Atlantic Division first-round series on Thursday night.