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Carolina Hurricane Eric Staal - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Hurricane Forecast: Playoff Pipe Dream

It is Monday yet again, Hurricanes’ fans, which means it is time for the seven-day outlook in this weeks Hurricane Forecast. Week in Review What started out promising, quickly turned […]

by · March 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
(Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

The Calm Before the Storm – Loktionov and the Upcoming Schedule

The 2014 trade deadline has come and gone and boy was it a busy one. The Carolina Hurricanes made one major move, sending forward Tuomo Ruutu to the New Jersey […]

by · March 6, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Last season, Anton Khudobin showed that he is not only a valuable back-up, but a goalie that could step in a be a starter for the Hurricanes if anything were to happent o Cam Ward. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Carolina Hurricanes Re-Sign Khudobin; Implications for Ward

The Carolina Hurricanes may have gotten the best deal of the day, without actually trading anyone.  Jim Rutherford re-signed Anton Khudobin to a 2 year/$4.5 million deal Tuesday afternoon. Canes […]

by · March 4, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Trading Kirk Muller was one of Milbury's earliest transactions.  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Hurricane Forecast: Stopping the Slump

Happy Monday ‘Canes fans, and welcome to another addition of Hurricane Forecast.  For those of you who can still stomach the logo, thanks for tuning in.  Let’s get started… Week […]

by · March 3, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
The Blame Game in Carolina

The Blame Game in Carolina

“…like poop through a diarrhea infested goose”. Those are the words Dallas Stars color commentator Daryl “Razor” Reaugh used to describe Jamie Benn cutting through a lackluster Carolina defense on […]

by · March 3, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Hurricane Weakens over Buffalo

This one was supposed to be a layup.  A chip shot.  A gimme.  A *insert sports cliche here*. The Carolina Hurricanes, sitting just three points out of the final Wild […]

by · February 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricane Alexander Semin - Mandatory Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

Hurricane Forecast: ‘Canes Return from Sochi

Hurricane Forecast will be a new weekly feature on THW, outlining the week ahead for the Carolina Hurricanes every Sunday.  We will be taking a look at the previous week […]

by · February 24, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
The Curious Case of Cam Ward

The Curious Case of Cam Ward

  No.  This is not a parallel to the Curious Case of Benjamin Button.  If it were, there would be no discussion.  Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward, who suffered a […]

by · February 23, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Faulk on Ice: Sochi No-Show Helps Carolina, Hurts Justin Faulk

It is a story every hockey fan knows.  The fire that lit Herb Brooks’ belly started when he became the final cut before the 1960 Winter Olympics; watching his country […]

by · February 19, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Olympics
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How the Carolina Hurricanes Were Built

Today we take a look at how the current Carolina Hurricanes roster was built.  This is the story of how a Hurricane is formed. Carolina Roster:  Goaltenders Cam Ward is […]

by · January 20, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Cam Ward and Eric Staal (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Carolina Crowding: Hurricanes’ Goalie Jam

The Carolina Hurricanes have been one of the NHL’s hottest teams of late, sporting a 5-1 record in their last six games.  Their latest effort, a 3-0 loss to the […]

Carolina Hurricanes center Elias Lindholm - Photo Credit:  Andy Martin Jr

Carolina Hurricanes: Midseason Report Card

The Carolina Hurricanes are forty-three games into the 2013-14 NHL regular season.  They carry an 18-16-9 record, and sit two points behind the Toronto Maple Leafs for one of the […]

by · January 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes