clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Storm Advisory 1/20/21: NHL News, Daily Links and Roundup

The Hurricanes have five players on the NHL’s COVID related absence list, and the status of their games for the rest of this week are uncertain.

If you buy something from an SB Nation link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics statement.

Carolina Hurricanes v Detroit Red Wings Photo by Dave Reginek/NHLI via Getty Images

This Week’s News

Reading assignments

  • With uncertainty about the Hurricanes’ future games this week, the team has reassigned Morgan Geekie to the taxi squad, likely to conserve cap space:
  • The Hurricanes’ players on the COVID list will have to remain in isolation in Nashville, or, in the case of Jordan Staal, Detroit, for 10 days:
  • More insight into the Hurricanes’ situation from Sara Civian of The Athletic ($)
  • Former Hurricanes captain Eric Staal recorded his first point as a Buffalo Sabre last night:
  • The Hurricanes’ first line has been among the best in the NHL this season:
  • We have a trade to announce: