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Carolina Hurricane Jiri Tlusty - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Carolina Hurricanes: Jiri Tlusty Enjoying Breakout Season

If you take a look at the NHL goal scoring leaders right now, you’ll see a lot of familiar faces at the top: Steven Stamkos, John Tavares, James Neal, Eric Staal, among others. And then there’s Jiri Tlusty.

by · March 3, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricane Jordan Staal -  Mandatory Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr

The Brothers Staal: A Hurricane of Talent

When it was announced the Pittsburgh Penguins had traded Jordan Staal, it came as a shock that he would move from a team with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin to join the Hurricanes. Carolina is the home of his oldest brother Eric Staal, who also happens to be the captain of the Carolina Hurricanes. Uniting brothers, one trade at a time.

by · February 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Rod Brind'Amour had his No. 17 retired.

A Look Back: Rod Brind’Amour Starts Carolina’s Storm Surge

To get a number retired in the National Hockey League is a special honor, one that is typically reserved for a unique kind of player.  It doesn’t necessarily mean that […]

by · February 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Hockey History
Sidney Crosby is one of many Team Canada hopefuls high on talent, but low on international ice experience. (VancityAllie/Flickr)

Team Canada: An Early Look at Sochi 2014

With the Sochi Olympics coming up in a year from now, it’s usually the time where people start keeping an eye on the NHL and an eye on potential candidates […]

by · February 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics, Previews and Predictions
Separately, Staal Brothers Leading Hurricanes’ Offense

Separately, Staal Brothers Leading Hurricanes’ Offense

Eric and Jordan Staal may not be playing on the same line like many fans had hoped to see this season, but Carolina’s brotherly duo has still be able to […]

by · February 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Hurricanes Fans: Relax, It’s Only the First Game

Take a deep breath and relax. Yes, the Carolina Hurricanes lost, and, yes, it wasn’t pretty or promising. But, this isn’t the end. Cam Ward didn’t look too great in […]

by · January 20, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Cam Ward and Eric Staal (Tom Szczerbowski-US PRESSWIRE)

Carolina Hurricanes 2013 Schedule Outlook

Here we are. I’d call it a place of peace and serenity for hockey fans. The NHL and the NHLPA finally unlocked the metaphorical door to freedom and Zamboni drivers […]

by · January 14, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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NHL’s Loss is AHL’s Gain

With the NHL locking out its players on September 15th, one has to look pretty hard to find any positives in the situation.  Even harder to find is anyone who is actually […]

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Why Brandon Sutter Makes Sense for the Pittsburgh Penguins

Brandon Sutter learned last week that he was coming to the Pittsburgh Penguins in a trade that sent Jordan Staal to the Carolina Hurricanes. In the days leading up to […]

Hurricanes News: Jordan Staal Named Eric’s Linemate; Contract Negotiations Get Underway

Hurricanes News: Jordan Staal Named Eric’s Linemate; Contract Negotiations Get Underway

Carolina Hurricanes GM Jim Rutherford has been saying for months that he has one major goal to accomplish this summer: find an elite player to skate alongside Eric Staal. As […]

by · June 28, 2012 · 2 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
Hurricanes land Jordan Staal in Draft Day deal

Hurricanes land Jordan Staal in Draft Day deal

The Carolina Hurricanes held the No. 8 overall pick in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft Friday night. The Pittsburgh Penguins offered C Jordan Staal a 10-year contract, and he turned […]

by · June 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Staal trade benefits both Hurricanes, Penguins

Jordan Staal woke up on Friday as both a bachelor and a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins. By night’s end, he would be neither. Staal took the ultimate plunge that […]

by · June 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Pittsburgh Penguins