Carolina Close to a deal?

The News and Observer is rumoring that a deal is in the works for the Carolina Hurricanes. They are reporting that Jim Rutherford is only waiting to make a trade happen because the player has to waive his no trade clause to make it happen. The speculation is that the likely partner is the Philadelphia Flyers who are looking to move Pitkanen. It is said that if the deal does not happen in the next few days than the team will shift gears to focus on the free agent season.

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