The Checkers will travel to Raleigh's PNC Arena, home of the Carolina Hurricanes, to play a pair of games against the Abbotsford Heat on Saturday, Feb. 15, at 5:00 p.m., and Sunday, Feb. 16, at 4 p.m. Tickets for both games start at just $15.
Note: The game orginally scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 16, at 1:30 p.m. was delayed until 4 p.m. That day's Skate with the Checkers event has been canceled. Click here for more details.
The Hurricanes and the rest of the NHL will break for 16 days beginning Sunday, Feb. 9, for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. On Jan. 6, 2013, more than 10,000 fans witnessed a 3-1 Checkers win over the Norfolk Admirals in the team's first ever game in Raleigh.
- Written by Mike Lappan