Found February 20, 2014 on
Pro Sports Daily:
The Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday assigned goaltender Justin Peters to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL) on a conditioning stint.
Peters will join the Checkers on their road trip to Austin, Texas, for back-to-back games against the Texas Stars on Friday and Saturday.
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