Jim Rutherford To Step Down As Hurricanes’ GM


According to Chip Alexander of NewsObserver.com, Carolina Hurricanes general manager, Jim Rutherford, will step down after this season.

Rutherford said he doesn’t want to talk about the situation or where he could end up going from here until the season is complete.

Ron Francis, the Hurricanes’ vice president of hockey operations, is expected to take over as general manager.