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Canes Surging Hard to the Bottom

Canes Surging Hard to the Bottom

‘Canes versus Red Wings. Not a bad way to spend a chilly evening in Raleigh, NC. The ‘Canes were well rested, having last played Thursday night, losing 2-1 to the […]

Pavel Datsyuk is the perennial 2-way forward… and he’s Russian (Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports)

Hurricanes’ Home Performance Not Helping Attendance Woes

Today, the Carolina Hurricanes faced off against the Detroit Red Wings at the PNC Center in Raleigh, North Carolina. If one were to judge by the crowd, however, it would […]

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)

Anton Khudobin: The Hard-Luck Loser Once Again

When the Carolina Hurricanes signed Anton Khudobin in the 2013 off-season, the expectations were that the young Kazak goaltender would be the first solid backup for Cam Ward that the […]

by · December 5, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Alexander Semin - Photo Credit:   Andy Martin Jr

We Keep Losing the Puck! Hurricanes Come Up Empty

“We Keep Losing the Puck!” Instead of going to the Carolina Hurricanes vs the Washington Capitals game Thursday night, I stayed at home. Watching from the comfort of my living […]

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‘Canes Victor Rask Proving He Belongs

Victor Rask is one of those Swedish guys. A while back, I wrote that ‘Canes captain Eric Staal “glossed Elias Lindholm the Swedish Beast.” It was a well-deserved nickname, as […]

by · December 3, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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Will December Be Different for the ‘Canes?

The Carolina Hurricanes failed to win a game in October. Instead of rolling over, they came into November looking to climb their way up the NHL power rankings. They won […]

by · December 2, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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Game of Numbers: Carolina Hurricanes Edition

The Game of Numbers is an exclusive THW series looking at upcoming milestones around the NHL. Each team will be looked at individually in three parts – individual player milestones, […]

by · December 1, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes Show Dual Nature in Home-and-Home

Carolina Hurricanes Show Dual Nature in Home-and-Home

This Saturday, former Hurricanes general manager Jim Rutherford entered the PNC Arena as a member of an opposing organization for the first time in almost two decades. The Pittsburgh Penguins […]

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Hurricanes Can’t Solve Thomas Greiss; Lose to Penguins 3-2

Thomas Greiss was in-goal. Not Marc-André Fleury. Fresh off a near-perfect performance Friday night in Pittsburgh, the Carolina Hurricanes had reason for confidence. Raleigh’s PNC Arena was fuller than it has […]

Who Are These Guys? ‘Canes Beat Penguins 4-2

Who Are These Guys? ‘Canes Beat Penguins 4-2

Who are these guys? One night they are sluggish, lackadaisical, and just plain awful. A couple of nights later fresh, intense, and leaving it all on the ice. Who are […]

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Fan Frustration; Hurricanes Not Improving

Fan frustration has set in. The fans of the Carolina Hurricanes are not seeing marked improvement in their team. Changes have been made in the front office and behind the […]

by · November 27, 2014 · 4 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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How the Carolina Hurricanes Broke Cam Ward and Fixed Him Again

The stats may not show it, but Cam Ward has had a much improved November. After an October that the whole team would like to forget, goaltenders included, it seemed […]

by · November 26, 2014 · 2 comments · Carolina Hurricanes