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On The Fly: Would Hurricanes Play A Game In Hartford (With Whalers Uniforms)?

On The Fly: Would Hurricanes Play A Game In Hartford (With Whalers Uniforms)?

April 13, 1997 was the final Whalers game in Hartford, so the 20-year anniversary is closing in. Tim Shanahan, who says he is a lifelong Connecticut resident and avid hockey fan, emailed the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday asking them to play one game in Hartford in the calendar year. "For that game, they wear Hartford Whalers uniforms. Preferably they play the Bruins, or perhaps the Canadiens or Rangers — but honestly any team will do. And of course, 'Brass Bonanza' must be played when the team takes the ice." The Tolland resident also says he sent his request to the NHL public relations department. We'll see if he stirred anything up. ... Hartford Wolf...

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