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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
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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
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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
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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 […]