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Putting a Cap On The Carolina Hurricanes Season

Putting a Cap On The Carolina Hurricanes Season

If your team didn’t make the playoffs this year, every cap to the season will start by saying it was a disappointing season. It was. There were expectations, there was […]

by · April 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Brandon Dubinsky hasn't played since November 19 with a foot injury (Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Realignment: Part One – Jackets Required, S’il Vous Plait!

Unless you’ve been holed up somewhere in a distant galaxy, far away from the hockey universe, you’ve surely heard that the NHL realignment plan has been approved by the league […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Columbus Blue Jackets
Tampa Bay looking much stronger this season (Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports)

How Adam Hall Helps the Hurricanes

The Carolina Hurricanes claimed Adam Hall off of waivers from Southeast division rival, the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday and while some may view Hall as “just a fourth-liner,” the […]

by · March 18, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Jiri Tlusty’s Journey to Carolina’s Top Line

Jiri Tlusty’s Journey to Carolina’s Top Line

When the Carolina Hurricanes traded their latest first round pick, at the time, in Phillipe Paradis to the Toronto Maple Leafs for Jiri Tlusty in 2009 some fans thought the […]

by · March 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Carolina Hurricanes
Zach Boychuk (Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports)

Predators Strike Gold in Zach Boychuk Waiver Claim

Earlier today, the Predators claimed winger Zach Boychuk off waivers from the Pittsburgh Penguins.  It’s not often that many positive things can be said about a player that has been […]

by · March 5, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Nashville Predators
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
Zach Boychuk (James Guillory-US PRESSWIRE)

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