Game time: 7 p.m.
TV: FOX Sports Florida
Although they're tied for first place, the Carolina Hurricanes have yet to earn a point against any of the other four teams in the Southeast Division.
Now a little healthier, the Hurricanes have two chances to end that drought this weekend with a home-and-home series against the Florida Panthers starting Saturday night in Raleigh.
While 21 points would be no better than third place in any other division, that's enough to have Carolina deadlocked with Winnipeg atop the Southeast.
The Hurricanes (10-8-1) have built that point total by going 10-3-1 against non-division teams but would love to fix their 0-5-0 mark versus Southeast opponents. While they've been outscored 21-7 in those five games, they have scored at least three goals in all but two of their other 14.
After getting shut out in Tuesday's visit to division cellar dweller Washington, Carolina bounced back with a 4-1 home victory over Pittsburgh two days later. The top line of Jir...