Post Tagged with: "Eric Staal"

Carolina Hurricanes notes: Kirk Muller’s team still has a lot to play for

Carolina Hurricanes notes: Kirk Muller’s team still has a lot to play for

RALEIGH, N.C.—The 2012 playoffs may be out of reach for the Hurricanes, but that doesn’t mean Carolina doesn’t have a lot to accomplish over the next several months. 2011-12 is […]

by · February 7, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Early Predictions for Canada’s Olympic Team in 2014

2014 is a long way off.  Most people don’t even know where they will be in two years, let alone what the 2014 version of Team Canada will look like.  […]

by · February 7, 2012 · 4 comments · International Hockey, Olympics
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Great Week has the Canes Thinking Playoffs

The Carolina Hurricanes have swept the Boston Bruins. Believe it or not, the Canes have gone a perfect 4 and 0 against the Big Bad Bruins which has to be […]

by · February 6, 2012 · 2 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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Hurricanes: Sellers at the Deadline?

The last time that the Carolina Hurricanes made the NHL playoffs was the 2008-2009 campaign. It looks more likely every day that the trend of missing the playoffs will continue. […]

by · January 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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No Reservations: Five Thoughts on the NHL All-Stars

Jim Neveau, Senior NHL Correspondent With two weeks to go until the NHL All-Star Fantasy Draft, the league released its full list of All-Star reserves on Thursday afternoon. There was, […]

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Chicago Blackhawks Well Represented at NHL All Star Game

Today the NHL announced those players who would fill out the rosters for the NHL All-Star Game.  On that list were three very prominent Chicago Blackhawks who are having very […]

by · January 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · All-Star Weekend, Chicago Blackhawks, News/Commentary
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Draggin’ Me Down: NHL Stars Who Are Being Hurt By Team Woes

Of the 30 NHL teams, there are currently only eight who have a losing record. A pretty amazing stat, unless of course you are one of the star players who […]

by · January 6, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Carolina Hurricanes, Columbus Blue Jackets, News/Commentary
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Rick Nash and Eric Staal should consent to being traded

Every year the trade deadline features a number of players who are headed for free agency. Non-contending teams deem these types expendable every spring.

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Andrei Markov, Eric Staal Top Canadiens’ Holiday Wish List

It’s getting to be that time of year again. Flurries of snowfall have begun to dot the weather forecast. Toys and candy have appeared, seemingly from thin air, waist-high at every retail […]

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Under-performing superstars cost Boudreau and Maurice their jobs

Bruce Boudreau and Paul Maurice were both fired today, by the Washington Capitals and Carolina Hurricanes respectively, as both franchises attempt turn around their seasons. The timing of these firings […]

by · November 28, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Washington Capitals
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Eric Staal’s move to right wing sees mixed results

RALEIGH, N.C. –To call Eric Staal’s start to the 2011-12 season a nightmare would be an understatement — three goals, two assists, and a league-worst -16 plus/minus rating in 16 […]

by · November 13, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized
Making the Grade: NHL First Midterm Report Card

Making the Grade: NHL First Midterm Report Card

Jim Neveau, NHL Senior Columnist As we prepare to close the book on the first month of the NHL season, there have been some real surprises this year, and just […]

by · November 1, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary