5 years ago

Dan Ellis said he's been "talking back and forth" with the Carolina Hurricanes about a new deal.

However, he doesn't appear to have an offer on the table yet. Ellis would like to re-sign with the Hurricanes. Carolina GM Jim Rutherford said that the team's unrestricted free agents will probably remained unsigned prior to the start of free agency, but there's still a chance that Ellis will be kept in the fold.