Found June 04, 2013 on Bloguin Best:
I feel for the Hurricanes and their fans right now. They were expecting a new and exciting new uniform to be revealed today, and instead they got rec league garb. I fully understand the 'Canes wanting to go with a sleek new look - the Tampa Bay Lightning did to great success a few seasons ago - but it just doesn't work. The shoulder patches are gone, the checkerboard "warning flag" across the bottom has been ditched in favor of solid striping on the roads and always, and there are no more shoulder patches. Also, the crest in the middle has been shrunk down slightly (and therefore, to me at least, looks a little off-center). They were probably going for the less-busy design that seems to signal to some "Original Six." The Bolts did it and their home jerseys look good - albeit a little like a blue version of the Flash's uniform. It doesn't harken to Original Six, though, despite the fact that they were going for a clean Detroit Red Wings/Toront...
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