Carolina Hurricanes: Recognizing the Underappreciated Players of This Season

The Carolina Hurricanes have had a some great seasons from some its unheralded players you might not think of. It is easy to point out the big difference makers on the Carolina Hurricanes line up. Jeff Skinner scores lots of goals. Justin Faulk is an All-Star. Sebastian Aho is the superstar rookie. Jaccob Slavin is […] Carolina Hurricanes: Recognizing the Underappreciated Players...
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55 minutes ago

Carolina Hurricanes: A Quick History of the Hurricanes and it’s Finns

The Carolina Hurricanes signed Finnish prospect Janne Kuokkanen to an entry level contract. So, today we take a look back at the Finnish contingent of the Canes. The signing of Janne Kuokkanen to an entry level contract with the Carolina Hurricanes yesterday means that the London Knight can now play AHL hockey next season. He […] Carolina Hurricanes: A Quick History of the Hurricanes...
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6 hours ago

Carolina Hurricanes Prospects: Jane Kuokkanen Signs Entry Level Contract

The Carolina Hurricanes continue to sign 2016 draft picks with Janne Kuokkanen signing his entry level contract A week after the Callum Booth signing, the Carolina Hurricanes sign their 2016 second round pick Janne Kuokkanen.  Kuokkanen was a former player of the Finnish Elite League Kärpät development teams.  If Kärpät sounds familiar to Canes fans […] Carolina Hurricanes...
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16 hours ago

Stempniak scores twice, Hurricanes down Canadiens 4-1

MONTREAL (AP) — Lee Stempniak scored twice and the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the Montreal Canadiens 4-1 on Thursday night to extend their point streak to nine games and keep their playoff hopes alive. Elias Lindholm and Jeff Skinner also scored for the Hurricanes, while Eddie Lack stopped 21 shots. Carolina, undefeated in regulation time in nine straight games (6-0-3), is five...
1 day ago

Skinner nets 2nd with 3:55 left, Hurricanes top Panthers 4-3

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Skinner scored two goals, including the game-winner with 3:55 left, to lead the Carolina Hurricanes over the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Tuesday night. Sebastian Aho had a goal and an assist for Carolina, and Teuvo Teravainen also scored. Cam Ward stopped 33 shots. Keith Yandle, Reilly Smith and Aleksander Barkov scored for the Panthers. Reto Berra made 21...
3 days ago

Carolina Hurricanes: Predicting a crucial home and away stretch

The Carolina Hurricanes stand at the seventh spot in the Metropolitan Division with 73 points, six points behind the Toronto Maple Leafs who currently hold the second wild card spot in the Eastern Conference. The Hurricanes have gone 4-4 in the last two weeks, and lost their first game on the road trip to the Philadelphia Flyers. They have three upcoming games on this road trip...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Skinner scores 2 to lead Hurricanes past Predators

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Jeff Skinner scored in each of the first two periods and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Nashville Predators 4-2 Saturday night. Jordan Staal added a goal and an assist while Jaccob Slavin had two assists for Carolina, which swept the two-game season series and snapped Nashville's three-game winning streak. Elias Lindholm scored a short-handed empty-netter...
Via Associated Press
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rask leads Hurricanes to 3-1 win over Wild

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) Victor Rask scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:24 to play and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Minnesota Wild 3-1 Thursday night. Teuvo Teravainen added an empty-net goal with 1:24 remaining. Derek Ryan also scored for the Hurricanes and Eddie Lack stopped 21 shots. Carolina has points in five straight games (3-0-2). Mikael Granlund scored for Minnesota and...
Via Associated Press
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Hurricanes: Is Jordan Staal a good fit?

It is hard to believe that just eight seasons ago Jordan Staal was hoisting up the Stanley Cup in Pittsburgh. Just three years later he was traded from the Pittsburgh Penguins. Now, he is currently a part of one of the worst teams in the National Hockey League. The Carolina Hurricanes have 68 points and things aren’t looking much better. Carolina is trying to develop a young team...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Hurricanes spoil Isles' homecoming with 8-4 win

NEW YORK (AP) Jaccob Slavin had a hat trick, Jeff Skinner and Justin Faulk each scored twice and the Carolina Hurricanes ruined the New York Islanders' return from a long road trip with an 8-4 win on Monday night. New York capped a nine-game trip on Saturday at St. Louis and returned to Barclays Center with an 11-game home point streak. There was no home-ice advantage in this...
Via Associated Press
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Fan offers NHL ref glasses to make sure video review done properly

Referees are often tasked with making tough decisions and are easily scrutinized immediately by fans when things don’t go their team’s way. In Tampa Bay, one Lightning fan offered some help – we think.In this case, a coach's challenge was called after the Carolina Hurricanes disputed whether or not Tyler Johnson was offside before he scored. Forced to review the play, a referee...
Via The Comeback
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Hurricanes shake up roster with Hainsey trade

On Tuesday, the Carolina Hurricanes traded defenseman Ron Hainsey to the Pittsburgh Penguins. In return for the 35 year-old veteran, the Penguins are sending a second-round selection in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft and forward Danny Kristo to the Hurricanes. This is the first of many expected moves for the Hurricanes, as they seek to be contenders in the open market. With the March...
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryan Bickell optimistic about returning soon to Canes following MS diagnosis

Bryan Bickell is getting close to returning to NHL action.Bickell announced he was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis back in November. Acquired from the Blackhawks in the trade which brought Teuvo Teräväinen to the Carolina Hurricanes, Bickell’s appeared in just seven games in 2016-17. His last game came in late October.The diagnosis didn’t stop Bickell’s hopes of returning...
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February 07, 2017  |  Discuss

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