|Hurricanes' Cole returns after missing 4 games|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 23 November 2007 18:12|
Cole missed four games after leaving the ice on a stretcher with a neck injury Nov. 12 against the Florida Panthers. A six-year veteran, Cole had three goals in 14 games before getting hurt.
His return paid off quickly as he was credited with an assist on Eric Staal's goal at 4:53 of the first period to give Carolina a 1-0 lead. It was Staal's 100th goal of his career.
To make room for Cole, the Hurricanes reassigned left wing Ryan Bayda to Albany of the AHL.