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Curiously, Carolina Defenseman Tim Gleason Out a Week

The mystery surrounding the Carolina Hurricanes’ latest injury has been odd to say the least. It’s hard to say when it happened or what currently ails Tim Gleason, who’s already […]

by · November 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Staals Strong in Hurricanes Win Over Senators

Notorious for slow starts, Eric Staal and the Carolina Hurricanes were on the verge of letting another game — and season — slip away. For the second time in three […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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The Curious Case of Brett Bellemore

Typically, sixth-round draft picks don’t tend to have much promise of an NHL career. Even less when it takes until they’re nearly 25-years-old before getting their first taste of major […]

by · November 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Discussing the Pros and Cons of Tuomo Ruutu

There may be no more divisive of a player among fans of the Carolina Hurricanes than Tuomo Ruutu. It’s no secret that he’s gotten off to another slow start in […]

by · November 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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‘Canes Clicking On All Cylinders

Not that long ago, mired in a five-game losing streak, the Carolina Hurricanes could do nothing right. Now, after game four of a five-game homestand, the ‘Canes have done virtually […]

by · November 13, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Elias Lindholm In North America for the Long Run

There’s no turning back now. Tuesday night, Elias Lindholm played his tenth game as a Carolina Hurricane, meaning he is officially in year one of his entry-level deal. Had he […]

by · November 6, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
What’s Wrong With the Carolina Hurricanes?

What’s Wrong With the Carolina Hurricanes?

When you lose five games in a row, it’s usually not a single issue that’s plaguing your team. The Carolina Hurricanes — who, in recent weeks, are looking more like […]

by · November 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Carolina Becoming a Land of Opportunity

Less than a month ago, Manny Malhotra was wondering if his NHL career was nearing an end. A devastating eye injury and subsequent release by the Vancouver Canucks had scared […]

by · November 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Nathan Gerbe Earning Increased Role in Carolina

In a year where the Carolina Hurricanes are averaging barely two goals per game, few players have stood out as positives. Eric Staal and Alexander Semin are scoring, but not […]

by · October 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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The Good, Bad and Ugly After the Hurricanes’ First 10

After recording 11 points in their first 10 games, the Carolina Hurricanes are who we thought they were. Their 90-point pace puts them squarely on the playoff bubble, though their […]

by · October 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Carolina Hurricanes: Finding Space for Tim Gleason

The Carolina Hurricanes found a familiar face skating amongst them during Monday morning drills. After sustaining a concussion during a preseason game against Montreal, Tim Gleason has begun practicing fully […]

by · October 22, 2013 · 2 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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Cam Ward Quietly off to a Solid Start

Over the offseason, Carolina Hurricanes’ general manager Jim Rutherford had one distinct directive: improve the league’s second-worst defense. Gone were Jamie McBain, Bobby Sanguinetti, Marc-Andre Bergeron and Joe Corvo. All […]

by · October 16, 2013 · 1 comment · Carolina Hurricanes