The game thread for tonight's Hurricanes preseason game at the RBC Center vs. Nashville is now open.
|- 1, Carolina Goal - Alexei Ponikarovsky, from Jussi Jokinen and Eric Staal at :31. Penalties - Tim Gleason, Carolina (Kneeing), 12:20; Jack Hillen, Nashville (Interference), 14:34.|
|- 2, Nashville Goal - David Legwand, from Patric Hornqvist and Juuso Puustinen at 17:58.|
|- 3, Carolina Goal - Alexei Ponikarovsky (2), from Eric Staal and Joni Pitkanen at :17. 4, Nashville Goal - Jack Hillen, from Gabriel Bourque and Craig Smith at 5:23. 5, Nashville Goal - Chris Mueller, from Niclas Bergfors and Kyle Wilson at 7:00. Penalties - Craig Smith, Nashville (Too many men/ice - bench), 17:01.|