Hurricanes place Jokinen, Wallace on waivers

Published on NewsOK Modified: March 26, 2013 at 1:58 pm •  Published: March 26, 2013

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes have placed forwards Jussi Jokinen and Tim Wallace on waivers.

The team made those moves Tuesday, before its home game against the Winnipeg Jets.

Jokinen has just five goals and five assists in 30 games with the Hurricanes. He is in the second year of a three-year contract that pays him $3 million per season.

Wallace has one goal and 17 penalty minutes in 21 games with the Hurricanes.

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