NHL cancels preseason game because of storm threat
The NHL says Wednesday’s preseason game between the Carolina
Hurricanes and Florida Panthers in Sunrise, Fla., has been canceled
because of the threat from Tropical Storm Nicole.
The announcement was made by the league on Tuesday, more than 24
hours before the scheduled game.
”We felt that it was in the best interest and safety of our
fans, our players and the Carolina Hurricanes to cancel Wednesday’s
game due to the threat of the impending tropical storm,” Panthers
general manager Dale Tallon said in a statement released by the
The game will not be rescheduled.