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Ron Francis: “Eric Staal’s Future Depends on Our Budget” Huh?

Ron Francis: “Eric Staal’s Future Depends on Our Budget” Huh?

The newly minted general manager of the Carolina Hurricanes, Ron Francis, recently wielded his managerial axe. In one fell swoop he lopped off head coach Kirk Muller and two of […]

by · May 21, 2014 · 1 comment · Carolina Hurricanes
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Contract Comparables: E. Staal & Tlusty

At this point, the Carolina Hurricanes are a far cry from making the Stanley Cup Playoffs–something they haven’t accomplished since the 2008-09 season. This season was supposed to be different, […]

by · March 17, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricane Eric Staal - Photo By Andy Martin Jr

Hurricane Forecast: Playoff Pipe Dream

It is Monday yet again, Hurricanes’ fans, which means it is time for the seven-day outlook in this weeks Hurricane Forecast. Week in Review What started out promising, quickly turned […]

by · March 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
The Blame Game in Carolina

The Blame Game in Carolina

“…like poop through a diarrhea infested goose”. Those are the words Dallas Stars color commentator Daryl “Razor” Reaugh used to describe Jamie Benn cutting through a lackluster Carolina defense on […]

by · March 3, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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How the Carolina Hurricanes Were Built

Today we take a look at how the current Carolina Hurricanes roster was built.  This is the story of how a Hurricane is formed. Carolina Roster:  Goaltenders Cam Ward is […]

by · January 20, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

Buffalo Sabres: The Week Ahead

It’s weird, a team can feel like it’s making huge strides yet not moving forward at all. The Sabres seem to be a much better team of late, going 5-3-2 […]

by · January 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Previews and Predictions
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‘Canes Can’t Win With Shortened Bench

One of the keys to the Carolina Hurricanes’ success this season has been the ability to roll four lines with confidence. Lately, however, Kirk Muller hasn’t been able to trust […]

by · December 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Eric Staal (Photo by Andy Martin Jr)

Did The 2005 NHL Lockout Help Make The 2003 Draft Class Great?

When it comes to the annual NHL Entry Draft, few draft years are held in such high esteem as the class of 2003.

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Staals Strong in Hurricanes Win Over Senators

Notorious for slow starts, Eric Staal and the Carolina Hurricanes were on the verge of letting another game — and season — slip away. For the second time in three […]

by · November 25, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
What’s Wrong With the Carolina Hurricanes?

What’s Wrong With the Carolina Hurricanes?

When you lose five games in a row, it’s usually not a single issue that’s plaguing your team. The Carolina Hurricanes — who, in recent weeks, are looking more like […]

by · November 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Carolina Hurricanes’ Olympic Roster Rundown

Throughout their history in Raleigh, the Carolina Hurricanes have had their share of ups and downs.  They’ve won one Stanley Cup Final, reached another, and made the Eastern Conference Finals […]

Sidney Crosby is one of many Team Canada hopefuls high on talent, but low on international ice experience. (VancityAllie/Flickr)

Canada Unveils Coaching Staff and Orientation Camp Roster for Sochi

Two important announcements were made this week by Hockey Canada and specifically 2014 Olympic architect Steve Yzerman. They announced that Mike Babcock would be behind the bench again to lead Canada […]

by · July 23, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Olympics