Carolina Hurricanes News & Opinion


Carolina Hurricanes Victor Rask - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Rask Rolling as Raleigh’s Top Rookie

The last Hurricane player to win The Calder Memorial Trophy as the league’s top rookie was Jeff Skinner. Skinner took the league by storm scoring 31-goals with 63-points in his breakout season. The […]

by · March 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Anton Khudobin has rounded into form as of late while Cam Ward has hit some road bumps, so fantasy managers should definitely keep the back-up in mind. (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Anton Khudobin: The Long and Winding Road

Anton Khudobin has done something that very few people can claim to have accomplished. Not only has he established himself as an NHL regular, a feat in and of itself, […]

(Adam Hunger-USA TODAY Sports)

Hot Hurricane Came to Compete

Which Carolina Hurricanes player has been hot and came to compete Saturday night against the New York Rangers? The same guy that had one of his best games of the […]

Carolina Hurricanes center Eric Staal (12) and New York Rangers right wing Jesper Fast (19)  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

March Badness: Canes Waste Home Presence in Penultimate Month

At the beginning of the year, before the puck had dropped to begin the season, the Carolina Hurricanes could have been declared a bubble team. A bounce-back season from Cam […]

by · March 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Andrew Hammond revitalized the Senators' playoff hopes in 2014-15. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

3 Obvious Reasons ‘Canes Dominated Ottawa Almost

View image | Tuesday night the Carolina Hurricanes dominated the Ottawa Senators, almost. In a game that was hard-fought from the opening face off, the ‘Canes asserted their will […]

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Special Teams Mask Hurricanes Real Issues

The Carolina Hurricanes have had an issue with their special teams in years past. Most of the time, it had to do with their powerplay, which often finished near the […]

Carolina Hurricanes Andrej Nestrasil - Photo by Andy Martin Jr

Andrej Nestrasil Just A Piece in a Long-Standing Rivalry

He may not know it, but Andrej Nestrasil is part of a long-standing rivalry with his former team. View image | Now, the Detroit Red Wings and the Carolina […]

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Shooting Stars Over Raleigh as Kari Lehtonen Shines in 500th

View image | Spoiling the Dallas Stars’ hopes of adding to their 70 points and inching up in the Western Conference wild card race was what the Carolina Hurricanes […]

Victor Rask will be playing alongside Jeff Skinner and Alexander Semin, therefore increasing his offensive chances. (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

The Curious Case of the Swedish ‘Canes

Elias Lindholm and Victor Rask have shared success as young players on the struggling Carolina Hurricanes this season. Lindholm is in his second season with the ‘Canes and has already scored more […]

by · March 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Connor McDavid will be joining the Oilers. (Photo: OHL Images)

Canes Fans, Forget Connor McDavid and Just Enjoy the Ride

Another year, another late season run of success that comes too late to make the playoffs, but ultimately puts the Carolina Hurricanes out of lottery range. Such is the life […]

by · March 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Elias Lindholm (Photo by Andy Martin Jr)

Hurricanes and Oilers Audition for McDavid

View image | Connor McDavid was not in Raleigh’s PNC Arena Sunday afternoon, but he was certainly top of mind as the Carolina Hurricanes and the Edmonton Oilers faced off […]

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Bill Peters Shows No Mercy to Struggling Canes

With the Hurricanes focusing on the long-term success of the franchise, whether the team wins or loses any particular game for the rest of the season is a minor detail […]