Checkers sign Patrick Dwyer

The Charlotte Checkers announced Tuesday that they have signed forward Patrick Dwyer to an American Hockey League contract.

Panthers, Hurricanes make deal

The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired forward Connor Brickley from the Florida Panthers in exchange for forward Brody Sutter.

Bigger, stronger Carrick ready for Canes camp

Trevor Carrick finally got his first taste of the NHL in mid-March, being called up to play road games against Washington and Minnesota. That was a nice start but he’d like more.

Leighton signs on with Carolina

The Carolina Hurricanes, parent club of the AHL’s Charlotte Checkers, have agreed to terms with goaltender Michael Leighton.

Checkers sign four to AHL contracts

The Charlotte Checkers announced that they have signed goaltender Anthony Peters, defenseman Kevin Raine and forwards Mike Ferrantino and Levko Koper to two-way AHL contracts. Peters, 25, enters his second season with the Checkers organization. In 2015-16, the 6-foot-1, 210-pound native of Blyth, Ontario, suited up for one game with Charlotte, with his 44 saves […]