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Peter Karmanos Posts For Sale Sign for the Hurricanes

In an interview with TSN Canada, Peter Karmanos posted a for-sale sign for the Hurricanes.  He expressed an interest in acquiring a partner who would buy an interest in the […]

Rod Brind'Amour had his No. 17 retired.

Primeau for Brind’Amour: Revisiting the Trade

I’m very excited to join The Hockey Writers as a contributor covering the Carolina Hurricanes. My first piece will revisit a trade from 2000 that saw two prominents centers trading […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes, Hockey History
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Hurricanes Drop Preseason Opener to Blue Jackets

The Hurricanes dropped their preseason opener to the Columbus Blue Jackets Sunday afternoon.  The final score was 4-3.  All things considered it wasn’t a bad game, and there are a […]

3 Quick Points on the Hurricanes Preseason Opener

3 Quick Points on the Hurricanes Preseason Opener

The first preseason game does not make or break a season. The 4-3 loss the Hurricanes endured against the Blue Jackets shouldn’t have fans to bummed out. The Hurricanes showed […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Carolina Hurricanes
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Will a New Coach Turn the Tide for the Hurricanes?

As training camp kicks off this week, many are wondering if a new coach will turn the tide for the Hurricanes.  Meet Bill Peters, the newly minted ‘Canes head coach.  […]

by · September 17, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Jordan Staal will be back at the CONSOL Energy Center Tuesday night facing off against his old mates. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Hurricanes Fans, Is Jordan Staal Overrated and Overpaid?

Need a good conversation starter when talking to Hurricanes fans? “Is Jordan Staal overrated and overpaid” will fire ‘em up every time.  There are fans I have spoken with who […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 3 comments · Carolina Hurricanes, Player Profiles
Carolina Hurricane Jordan Staal -  Mandatory Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

Can Jordan Staal Be the Difference Maker in Carolina?

The 2006 NHL Draft provided the NHL with Jonathan Toews, Phil Kessel and Claude Giroux.  The Pittsburgh Penguins selected Jordan Staal before all of those players. Jordan Staal contributed to the Penguins […]

by · September 13, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Tim Gleason has upped his game for the Carolina Hurricanes this year. (Photo: Andy Martin Jr)

Tim Gleason Is Back Home. Hurricanes Fans, Are You Glad?

Tim Gleason is back home.  Hurricanes fans are you glad?  Is he worth $1.2 million?  Some say yes and some say no.  He is 31 years old and plays defense.  […]

by · September 8, 2014 · 4 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Jordan Staal will be back at the CONSOL Energy Center Tuesday night facing off against his old mates. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

4 Reasons the Hurricanes Are Playoff Contenders

The Carolina Hurricanes were only 10 points away from making the playoffs last season. They come into 2014 with a new regime and a hope to bring back playoff hockey to Raleigh, […]

by · September 6, 2014 · 2 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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What We Learned from the Carolina Hurricanes Town Hall

A day or so later is a good time to look at what we learned from the Carolina Hurricanes Town Hall.  Head Coach Bill Peters was joined by Executive Vice-President/General […]

by · September 5, 2014 · 11 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Haydn Fleury (Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

Tournament Time for Hurricanes Prospects

It’s September and it’s tournament time for Carolina Hurricanes prospects. The 2014 NHL Prospects Tournament will be held September 12-16, in Traverse City, MI.  Hurricanes media staff announced that the […]

Hurricanes Fans: Do You Want Khudobin or Cam?

Hurricanes Fans: Do You Want Khudobin or Cam?

Here’s a question for Hurricanes fans: Do you want Khudobin or Cam in the pipes? As the 2014-15 NHL season approaches, have you thought about who you’d like to see […]