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Trading Kirk Muller was one of Milbury's earliest transactions.  (Photo Credit: Andy Martin Jr)

Kirk Muller Winning Over Hurricanes Locker Room

RALEIGH, N.C.—Many people in Carolina knew that the Hurricanes were capable of becoming a winning hockey team. But no one thought it would happen this quickly. The Canes had taken […]

by · February 29, 2012 · 1 comment · Carolina Hurricanes
Steven Stamkos has good career numbers against the Bruins, so feel free to buy the centerman for a night.

Fantasy – The Waiver Wire and Shooting Percentages: Tlusty, Brassard, Purcell and more

Painting a Picture with Shooting Percentages Shooting percentage is often a key determinant when evaluating a player’s production or lack thereof. It is often overlooked, as in fantasy leagues, one […]

by · February 25, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Fantasy, Tampa Bay Lightning
Carolina Hurricanes fall in shootout to Anaheim Ducks

Carolina Hurricanes fall in shootout to Anaheim Ducks

RALEIGH, N.C.—The Anaheim Ducks defeated the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night by the score of 3-2 in the shootout. Saku Koivu had the lone shootout goal and Jonas Hiller made […]

by · February 23, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, Carolina Hurricanes
Anze Kopitar (BridgetDS/Flickr)

If Blackhawks Can Quenneville, Where Will He Land?

Jim Neveau, Senior NHL Columnist Before this NHL season kicked off, one of the teams that pundits were talking about as a legitimate Stanley Cup contender was the Chicago Blackhawks. […]

by · February 13, 2012 · 1 comment · News/Commentary
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
Sidney Crosby Wearing the Maple Leaf

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

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
(Credit: Andy Martin Jr.)

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
Photo by Andy Martin Jr

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, […]

Marian Hossa (Robin Alam/Icon SMI)

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
Rick Nash (Photo by Elisalou_Designs/Flickr)

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.