January 30 – Canes Chatter
Celebrity Dinner 80% Sold: The Hurricanes will hold the 11th Annual Celebrity Dinner on Friday, February 3rd at the Coast Hotel. The night will include Kelly Taylor as the Master of Ceremonies. The night will be a chance to honour the 20th Anniversary of the 1996-1997 Championship Hurricanes with players like Chris Phillips, Bryce Salvador, Travis Brigley and more on hand. Tickets are on sale NOW! Tickets are $125 per person or $1,000 for a table of 10 and can be purchased by calling 403-328-1986.
Special Pregame Ceremony on Saturday: Be sure to be in your seats well by 6:20pm on Saturday night as the Hurricanes will be wearing special throwback 1997 Anniversary jerseys during warm-up. The jerseys will be auctioned off during the game. As well, there will be a special pre-game ceremony where the 1996-1997 Championship team will be honoured and given Championship Rings! You don’t want to miss it.
Deck Party: Book your private deck party today! You’ll have a full deck to yourself and can seat 50-100 people. Three options available starting at $1,225.00. You’ll never be closer to the action! Call Dylan or Tamara at 403-328-1986 to set your booking up today!
Special Group Rates: Have a group of 10 or more that wants to go to a Hurricanes game? Contact Dylan or Tamara at the Hurricanes office to find out about all of the special grouping pricing! Call 403-328-1986 for more information.
Next Home Game: The Hurricanes will be back at home on February 4th when they welcome the Moose Jaw Warriors at the ENMAX Centre at 7:00pm. Ticket are available online, by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328) or by visiting the ENMAX Centre or Yates Ticket Centre’s.
THE WEEK THAT WAS
Friday, January 27th – 5-4 Win at Prince Albert Raiders: The Hurricanes earned their third straight victory with a 5-4 win at the Art Hauser Centre in Prince Albert on Friday night. Brennan Menell and Tyler Wong each picked up three points in the victory while Ryan Bowen scored the game winning goal in his return from injury.
Saturday, January 28th – 3-1 Win at Saskatoon Blades: The Hurricanes picked up their fourth straight win on the backs of a 27 save performance by Ryan Gilchrist who was named the game’s first star. Jordy Bellerive scored twice while Zak Zborosky added the other in the win.
THIS WEEK’S GAME SCHEDULE
Tuesday, January 31st, 7:00pm vs. Brandon Wheat Kings: The Hurricanes will return home to wrap up the month of January with their second of four games this year against the defending WHL Champion Brandon Wheat Kings. The Wheaties beat the ‘Canes 6-1 back in October in Brandon.
Wednesday, February 1st, 7:00pm at Red Deer Rebels: The ‘Canes will begin February with the first of two trips to Red Deer within a week as they face the Rebels Wednesday. The ‘Canes are 3-0-1-0 against Red Deer this season with the only blemish coming at the ENMAX Centrium.
Saturday, February 4th, 7:00pm vs. Moose Jaw Warriors: The ‘Canes will host the Warriors for the first time this season on Saturday night. The Hurricanes and Warriors have met twice this season with Moose Jaw picking up both games at Mosaic Place.
Monday, January 30th – ENMAX Centre (11:15am to 12:30pm)
Tuesday, January 31st – GAME DAY SKATE: ENMAX Centre (10:00am to 11:00am)
GAME: 7:00pm vs. Brandon Wheat Kings
Wednesday, February 1st – GAME: 7:00pm at Red Deer Rebels (Listen on 106.7 ROCK)
Thursday, February 2nd – ENMAX Centre (11:15am to 12:30pm)
Friday, February 3rd – ENMAX Centre (11:15am to 12:30pm)
Saturday, February 4th – GAME: 7:00pm vs. Moose Jaw Warriors
Sunday, February 5th – DAY OFF
NEWS & NOTES
CaneTrain Rolling: The Hurricanes have been good lately. Heading into play tonight, the ‘Canes have the second best record in the WHL in the last ten games having accumulated at least a single point in all ten games going 8-0-1-1. The ‘Canes have won four straight games heading into play tonight.
Top 30 Players: The Hurricanes continue to unveil their Top 30 Players in franchise history. Coming in at #8 was Nathan Barrett. Barrett was one of the best scoring in Hurricanes history. He was a ‘Cane from 1998 to 2002 and appeared in 236 regular season games accumulating 309 points (147g-162a). He ranks third All-Time in franchise points and second in All-Time goals.