Carolina Hurricanes

Luke DeCock

Wondering why this man wants to buy the Canes? Here’s your answer.

Chuck Greenberg, who has a term sheet in place to buy the Hurricanes from Peter Karmanos, helped Mario Lemieux save the Pittsburgh Penguins, was the point man on a deal to purchase the Atlanta Hawks, Thrashers and Philips Arena and was briefly the managing partner of the Texas Rangers before focusing on minor-league baseball teams in Frisco and Myrtle Beach.

Canes Now

Two minutes with Trevor van Riemsdyk

The newest member of the Carolina Hurricanes defensive corps made his first visit to the Canes' locker room at PNC Arena on July 20, 2017. The former Chicago Blackhawks defenseman was obtained in a June 22 trade.

Luke DeCock

Here are 4 ways a new owner could help improve the Hurricanes

If the proposed sale of the Carolina Hurricanes from Peter Karmanos to a group led by attorney Chuck Greenberg goes through, there will be a number of areas where the new owners will have an opportunity to make an immediate impact. Under Karmanos, there has been some deferred maintenance in the market, especially when compared to other non-traditional hockey markets like Nashville and Tampa Bay.

Luke DeCock

Why the hint of a Hurricanes sale is better than another day in limbo

Finally, some hope for the future for Carolina Hurricanes fans – and not only on the ice, where the team’s future is increasingly bright, but in the owner’s suite as well, where Peter Karmanos is fielding an offer to buy the team. The news Thursday that there’s a potential deal in place appears to be the beginning of the end for the Hurricanes’ time in ownership purgatory.