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Don Waddell Staying In Carolina

RALEIGH, NC - Tom Dundon, Chief Executive Officer, Owner and Governor of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced the team has re-signed President and General Manager Don Waddell to a multi-year contract extension.

"Don's leadership and experience are invaluable to our organization and I'm happy we were able reach an extension," said Dundon. "Don and I have a great relationship and he is someone I trust. I'm excited to continue to build a championship team with Don."

"I'm thrilled to sign an extension with the Hurricanes and I look forward to continuing the success we experienced last season," said Waddell. "We have a first-class organization, a great fanbase and a team we feel is built to contend for the Stanley Cup. My family and I are excited to stay in Raleigh for years to come."

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Down River Dan's avatar

multi-year contract extension…..

I guess Dundon likes this guy, so he gets to keep his job for another day.. confused

Posted by Down River Dan on 08/12/19 at 02:37 PM ET

Paul's avatar

Three-year deal.

Posted by Paul from Motown Area on 08/12/19 at 02:53 PM ET

TreKronor's avatar

I wonder who got through to Dundon to let him know you have to actually give people contracts.

Posted by TreKronor on 08/12/19 at 04:04 PM ET


I wonder who got through to Dundon to let him know you have to actually give people contracts.

NHL actually requires that GMs be under contract by the end of August.

Posted by evileye on 08/15/19 at 11:26 AM ET

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