Teuvo Teräväinen finally gets to start the playoffs.
Carolina Hurricanes forward virtuoso Teuvo Teravanen is clearly in the rink when Carolina opens the NHL Hockey East Division final series against the Florida Panthers at night time. Carolina coach Rod Brind’Amour said after the team’s morning practice that Tervainen, who is recovering from a hand injury, is looking good.
– He should be ready to play. He pointed it out yesterday, and the snow looked nice this morning. So yes, he has to be brought in, Brind’Amour told Hurricanes spokesman Walt Ruff. By,
Tervainen had broken his hand four weeks earlier in the second game of the first round of the playoffs against the New York Islanders. The hand has been operated on, and recovery has been faster than expected.
The first Game 3 of the conference finals series Carolina-Florida begins at finish time. With four wins, you advance to the NHL playoffs.