NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, left, Thomas Dundon, new Hurricanes majority owner, center, and Canes' general manager Ron Francis laugh.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, left, Thomas Dundon, new Hurricanes majority owner, center, and Canes' general manager Ron Francis laugh. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman, left, Thomas Dundon, new Hurricanes majority owner, center, and Canes' general manager Ron Francis laugh. Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com

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