Ron Francis expected to take over as general manager for the Carolina Hurricanes after the season. Jim Rutherford will step down as general manager, making room for Ron Francis.
Six Carolina Hurricanes Represent Nations in 2013 International Ice Hockey Federation World Championships
Six players from the Carolina Hurricanes represented their repsective countries in the 2013 IIHF World Championships. Eric Staal, Jordan Staal and Jeff Skinner represented Canada; Jamie McBain and Justin Faulk represented the United States, and Jiri Tlusty represented the Czech Republic.