Skip to main content

Carolina Hurricanes activate Ladd and place Cole on injured reserve

RALEIGH, N.C. - The Carolina Hurricanes activated forward Andrew Ladd from injured reserve on Friday.

Ladd, 21, missed 16 games after suffering an ankle injury on Oct. 6 at Washington. He has one goal in three games this season.

The Hurricanes also placed forward Erik Cole on the injured reserve list retroactive to Tuesday. Cole, 29, injured his neck during a 4-3 win over Florida last Monday.

Cole, who has 12 points (3-9) in 14 games this season, will be eligible to return to the lineup on Wednesday against Philadelphia.


Carolina Hurricanes

Why are the Carolina Hurricanes Playing Below Expectations?

Adam Proteau examines the Carolina Hurricanes, who were thought to be Cup contenders but are currently fourth in the Metropolitan Division.

Auston Matthews

The NHL All-In Power Rankings: Top Five

Mike Stephens looks at five NHL teams who are the most all-in for a Stanley Cup. It is Cup or Bust for these aging and salary cap-strapped teams.

Connor Bedard

Connor Bedard's Point Streak Hits 22 Games as Pats Beat Giants

Connor Bedard set his WHL career-best point streak Friday night against the Vancouver Giants — where some Canucks fans already had Bedard on their jersey.