Hurricanes Offer Two For A Defenseman
TSNs Darren Dreger reports the Canes are offering forwards Tuomo Ruutu and Jiri Tlusty around the league and theyre hoping to land a puck-moving defenseman in return.
...And yes, I did say on Sportscentre the Hurricanes have offered Ruutu and Tlusty to teams. Part of Canes search for a puck-moving d-man.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) November 23, 2013
Ruutu has two more years left on his contract with a $4.75 million cap hit. Tlusty is in the final year of his deal which comes with a $1.6 million hit.