First, A Note About The Hot Take-a-Thon I realize I probably did a bad job of explaining what this series is and isn't, so here you go. What it isn't: something to take 100% seriously. No one at Canes Country actually believes that the Hurricanes are going to get Leon Draisaitl for Joakim Nordstrom
It's summer, it's hot, and the takes are sizzling, which can only mean one thing: the Canes Country Hot Take-a-Thon is underway. Our writers have come up with their hottest takes. Some of them are for real. Some of them are satire. All of them are entertaining. Want to contribute your own take
Justin Williams returned to the Carolina Hurricanes' locker room at PNC Arena for the first time since 2009 on July 17, 2017 and talked about signing as a free agent with the Canes and his goal of helping them return to the playoffs.