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Hurricanes Excellently Extend Slavin

Hurricanes Excellently Extend Slavin

July 14th, 2017 In an environment where management sometimes receives criticism for not being willing to spend money to improve, the Carolina Hurricanes did an excellent job extending the contract of defenseman Jaccob Slavin on Wednesday. According to the Hurricanes' press release, the team and Slavin came to...
Greenberg to Purchase Hurricanes for $500 Million

Greenberg to Purchase Hurricanes for $500 Million

July 13th, 2017 Reports are that Chuck Greenberg, former CEO and partnership owner of the Texas Rangers baseball organization, is set to purchase the Carolina Hurricanes of the NHL for approximately $500 million. The deal means Greenberg will be paying close to double Forbes value of the franchise and about what...

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Hurricanes Sign Justin Williams to 2-Year Deal

The Carolina Hurricanes have come to terms on a two-year agreement with right-winger Justin Williams. The deal is worth $9 million over those two seasons. Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager said of the deal, "We said that we needed goal scoring and veteran leadership,... July 1st, 2017

Hurricanes' Francis Axes Loose Ends

In advance of NHL free agency opening July 1, Carolina Hurricanes general manager Ron Francis is axing loose ends. The 'Canes announced Thursday, June 29 that goalie Eddie Lack and defenseman Ryan Murphy had been traded to the Calgary Flames, along with a seventh-round pick in the 2019 NHL Entry... June 30th, 2017

Scoring Forward Eludes Hurricanes

The dust has settled from the NHL Expansion Draft and the 2017 Entry Draft. As the various moves become clear, the Carolina Hurricanes remain without a proven, veteran scoring forward acquisition that would hint at the last few days being a success. Quick 'Canes Review Much has been said and... June 26th, 2017

Hurricanes Re-Sign Derek Ryan

After posting career numbers in the NHL last season, Derek Ryan will be back with the Carolina Hurricanes. Monday he signed a one-way, one-year contract worth a reported $1.425 million. Ryan has spent parts of two seasons with the Hurricanes. In 2015-16, he appeared in six games, posting two... June 26th, 2017

2017 NHL Draft: Hurricanes Pick Martin Necas #12 Overall

With the 12th Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft the Carolina Hurricanes Have Selected Martin Necas From the Brno Kometa in the Czech League. About Martin Necas At 6-foot, Necas has a good frame for an NHL forward. Unfortunately, he only weighs 167 pounds. Despite this, Necas plays a very... June 23rd, 2017

Hurricanes' Francis Dealing with Golden Knights

Ron Francis, the general manager of the Carolina Hurricanes, is wheeling and dealing. In 24 hours he took what was a rather uneventful NHL Expansion Draft and turned it into fresh excitement for 'Canes fans, picking up defenseman, Trevor van Riemsdyk. As the NHL Entry Draft approaches, it's easy to... June 23rd, 2017