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2012 NHL Mock Draft

A June 2012 NHL Mock Draft

Now that the 2011-2012 NHL season has wrapped up, and the Los Angeles Kings have won the Stanley Cup, the next big event for hockey fans to look forward to […]

by · June 14, 2012 · 8 comments · CHL, College Hockey, OHL, Prospects, QMJHL, WHL
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Carolina Hurricanes need to shake up defense to return to playoffs

After one of the more up and down years in franchise history, the Carolina Hurricanes enter the offseason as a bit of an enigma. Their 2011-12 record of 33-33-16 is, […]

by · June 13, 2012 · 2 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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Fantasy Hockey Potpourri: The UFA Frenzy Dilemmas

  It is never too early to at least casually think about next fantasy hockey season. Granted, we are only in June but already the “Free Agent Frenzy” looms ever […]

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Carolina Hurricanes may deal first round pick

The Carolina Hurricanes currently own the eighth overall pick in the 2012 Entry Draft, but it’s being speculated that they may be willing to part with that selection in return […]

by · May 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Jiri Tlusty.  (Wikimedia Commons)

Jiri Tlusty Signs 2-Year Deal With Carolina

The Carolina Hurricanes have re-signed forward Jiri Tlusty to a two-year, $3.2 million contract on Monday, according to Team President and General Manager Jim Rutherford. The deal will pay Tlusty […]

by · April 24, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Trades Contracts and Transactions
Eric Staal (Photo by Andy Martin Jr)

Eric Staal, Carolina Hurricanes Defeat Montreal Canadiens 2-1 in Shootout

RALEIGH, N.C.—The Carolina Hurricanes concluded the home portion of their 2011-12 schedule in poetic fashion on Thursday night, defeating the Montreal Canadiens 2-1 in front of 17,836 at PNC Arena. […]

by · April 5, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Montreal Canadiens
Carolina Hurricanes officially eliminated from playoff contention; Winnipeg Jets stay alive

Carolina Hurricanes officially eliminated from playoff contention; Winnipeg Jets stay alive

RALEIGH, N.C.—It’s official—the Carolina Hurricanes have been eliminated for playoff contention. What has been inevitable for the majority of the 2011-12 season became a reality on Friday as the Canes […]

by · March 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Winnipeg Jets
Fantasy Chutes And Ladders: Just Call A Medic!

Fantasy Chutes And Ladders: Just Call A Medic!

We have survived much this fantasy hockey season but now comes the first March edition of “Chutes And Ladders”. Riding the fortunes of a fantasy hockey team can be a […]

“Old-Time Hockey” is Killing the Game

“Old-Time Hockey” is Killing the Game

There is an epidemic in today’s NHL. Stars are dropping left and right and it is taking away from the game’s overall appeal. Sidney Crosby hasn’t played for the better […]

Anthony Stewart goes from waiver wire to Hurricanes’ first line

Anthony Stewart goes from waiver wire to Hurricanes’ first line

RALEIGH, N.C.—When Anthony Stewart was placed on waivers on February 6, it appeared as if his time in Carolina had come to an end. The Quebec native had just five […]

by · March 2, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, New York Rangers
Trading Kirk Muller was one of Milbury's earliest transactions.  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Kirk Muller Winning Over Hurricanes Locker Room

RALEIGH, N.C.—Many people in Carolina knew that the Hurricanes were capable of becoming a winning hockey team. But no one thought it would happen this quickly. The Canes had taken […]

by · February 29, 2012 · 1 comment · Carolina Hurricanes
Steven Stamkos has good career numbers against the Bruins, so feel free to buy the centerman for a night.

Fantasy – The Waiver Wire and Shooting Percentages: Tlusty, Brassard, Purcell and more

Painting a Picture with Shooting Percentages Shooting percentage is often a key determinant when evaluating a player’s production or lack thereof. It is often overlooked, as in fantasy leagues, one […]

by · February 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Fantasy, Tampa Bay Lightning