Hurricanes activate Semin from IR

The Carolina Hurricanes have activated forward Alexander Semin

from injured reserve.

General manager Jim Rutherford says that Semin is eligible to

play Thursday night at Calgary.

Semin missed 12 games with a concussion suffered Nov. 16 at St.

Louis. At the time of his injury, he shared the team lead with six

assists and was tied for second with nine points.