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Getting set for Day 2.
Reaction from Raleigh Beer Garden as the Canes select Andrei Svechnikov with the second pick in the #NHLDraft (📽 @jbkellner) #TakeWarning
It’s smoldering hot at Raleigh Beer Garden but these new Canes third jerseys are even hotter 🔥🔥🔥 #TakeWarning (📸 @jbkellner)
It’s almost time.
The PNC press room is decorated with great moments in franchise history. Thirty minutes from now, they’ll introduce this guy in a new role, hoping to do this again while wearing a suit one day.
Soon: playoff hockey in North Carolina.
A quiet rink on what’s so far been a quiet trade deadline day - but for how long? (📸 @brianl1104)
Two days ago there wasn’t a door here. Now, we’re 45 minutes from the Canes entering the ice through a relocated fan tunnel for the first time.
Welcome back Lee Stempniak! (📸@jbkellner)
And we’re off.
The guy in the middle fistbumped Chuck Kaiton on the way to the stage.
No shortage of media and dignitaries on hand for Tom Dundon’s introduction as Hurricanes owner.