The Hurricanes today put Alex Lintuniemi on unconditional waivers for the purpose of terminating his contract.

The 24-year-old defenseman, who signed a one-year deal with Carolina over the summer, appeared in four games for the Checkers this season.
Nicholas Niedzielski
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Director of Communications Nicholas Niedzielski joined the Checkers in the summer of 2014. A Texas native, he previously worked for the AHL's Texas Stars.