National Hockey League

Hurricanes place Dvorak, Skinner on IR

Raleigh, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - The Carolina Hurricanes placed forwards Radek Dvorak and Jeff Skinner on injured reserve Thursday.

Dvorak's move is retroactive to Oct. 25 and Skinner's to the day prior.

Earlier in the day, the 'Canes agreed to terms with veteran center Manny Malhotra on a one-year, two-way contract.

Dvorak has picked up just two goals in 11 games, while Skinner contributed three goals and nine points in 10 games to Carolina's 4-5-3 start.

10/31 16:37:44 ET