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Buffalo Continues to Prove They’re Really Bad

Buffalo conjures up images of cold and snow and Bills football. For hockey fans, the Buffalo Sabres are front of mind as well. Lately, Buffalo in hockey parlance has come […]

Agony to Ecstasy: Jim Rutherford Sniffs a Cup

Agony to Ecstasy: Jim Rutherford Sniffs a Cup

Jim Rutherford must be grinning from ear to ear right about now. Having left the agony that is the current edition of the Carolina Hurricanes to travel north to Pittsburgh […]

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Canes Constricting Defense a Credit to the Coaches

What words come to mind when one hears “Carolina Hurricanes”? Depending on who is asked, it could be their star players, their long playoff drought, or the Stanley Cup won […]

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Checking in on Eric Staal

Coming into this season Eric Staal’s play was an important point of discussion when it came to the Carolina Hurricanes success. The thought was for the Hurricanes to succeed they would […]

by · January 5, 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)

Hurricanes Puck Talk: Bruins Find No Honey in Raleigh

Bruins are bears. According to the Wikipedia definition, “Bruin is folk term used for brown bears (from the Dutch bruin meaning brown).” Bears are known to love honey. The Alaska […]

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In the Pipeline: Tolchinsky and Wallmark

Alex Nedeljkovic may have already gone back to the Plymouth Whalers, but the Carolina Hurricanes still have two prospects competing in the 2015 World Junior Championships: Sergei Tolchinsky of Russia […]

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Hurricanes Puck Talk: Staal X Two Plus Cam Being Cam

The top line for the Carolina Hurricanes in their Friday night tilt against the Philadelphia Flyers was Staal X two plus a Swedish beast. Captain Eric Staal, alternate captain Jordan […]

Beau Bennett isn't expected to return from a wrist injury for another 4-5 weeks.(Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Penguins End 2014 Successfully, Look Ahead to 2015

Penguins End Four-Game Losing Streak With Beau Bennett, Christian Ehrhoff, and Craig Adams returning to the Penguins’ lineup, the co-leaders in the Metropolitan Division defeated the Carolina Hurricanes by a […]

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Top 10 Most Memorable Canes Games of 2014

Just hours after the Carolina Hurricanes finish their game against the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight, the world will be saying goodbye to 2014 and hello to the new year. Though 2014 […]

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Brad Malone Shows Heart as Hurricanes Fall Again

Brad Malone of the Carolina Hurricanes has heart. Most of this season that fact has not been particularly obvious. In Monday night’s tilt with the Montreal Canadiens, it was very […]

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Breaking Down Jordan Staal’s Return

The Carolina Hurricanes supporters finally got a chance to watch one of the team’s top players after a 35 game wait. The hope was Jordan Staal could help push a new […]

by · December 30, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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‘Canes Repeat One Goal Dominance, Lose 2-1 to Tampa Bay Lightning

The ‘Canes are without peer in the NHL in their ability to assert their will against other teams and get an elusive one goal performance from their offense. Saturday night […]