Mark Morris is leaving the Charlotte Checkers after one season to return to college coaching. Morris has been coach of the Carolina Hurricanes’ American Hockey League affiliate in Charlotte for one season. He has accepted the head coaching job at St. Lawrence (N.Y.) University, it was announced Tuesday.
The Penguins will be without Kris Letang for Game 4 against Washington after the NHL suspended him one game Tuesday after interfering with Washington's Marcus Johansson early in Pittsburgh's 3-2 win over the Capitals on Monday night.
Kyle Hagel, the enforcer for the Charlotte Checkers hockey team, is fighting to increase literacy at McClintock Middle School through his Stick to Reading program and more recently a book club for boys.
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