Raleigh, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - The Carolina Hurricanes placed defenseman
Justin Faulk on injured reserve and recalled defenseman Ryan Murphy from the
Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL) on Thursday.
Faulk suffered an upper-body injury in Sunday's game against the Anaheim
Ducks. He is expected to miss at least one week. Faulk has three goals and 23
points in 61 games this season.
Murphy, 20, played in 39 games with the Hurricanes earlier this season and
recorded two goals and nine assists for 11 points. He was drafted by the
Hurricanes in the first round of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft.
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