The Carolina Hurricanes trimmed their roster to 40 players on Saturday, sending a group of players to Charlotte.
Forwards Sergey Tolchinsky, Warren Foegele, Steven Lorentz, Clark Bishop, Andrew Poturalski, Spencer Smallman and Nick Schilkey, defensemen Keegan Kanzig, Josh Wesley and Tyler Ganly and goaltenders Alex Nedeljkovic and Callum Booth have all been assigned to the Checkers.
The group will now participate in Checkers training camp, which kicks off Monday at Bojangles’ Coliseum.
Director of Communications Nicholas Niedzielski joined the Checkers in the summer of 2014. A Texas native, he previously worked for the AHL's Texas Stars.