Hurricanes' Wesley goes on IR, Nolan gets called up second time this week

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes placed defenseman
Glen Wesley on injured reserve Saturday and recalled defenseman
Tim Conboy and forward Brandon Nolan from their AHL affiliate in

Wesley was placed on the injured list retroactive to Jan. 5
because of illness. Both Nolan and Conboy were expected to play
Saturday night against Colorado.

For Nolan, the 24-year-old son of New York Islanders coach Ted
Nolan, it marks the fourth stint with Carolina this season, third
of the month and second this week.

He was called up by the Hurricanes Jan. 3, sent back to Albany
Jan. 8, recalled Thursday and sent back to Albany a day later. He
had one goal and two assists Friday night before his latest

Conboy, signed last summer by Carolina as a free agent, has yet
to make his NHL debut.