Post Tagged with: "Jim Rutherford"

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Storm Brewing: Goaltender Controversy in Carolina Crease

The Carolina Hurricanes’ season is winding down and unfortunately it looks like the ‘Canes will come up short of the playoffs for the fifth season in a row. Unfortunately for […]

by · March 13, 2014 · 0 comments · 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 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes
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Faulk on Ice: Sochi No-Show Helps Carolina, Hurts Justin Faulk

It is a story every hockey fan knows.  The fire that lit Herb Brooks’ belly started when he became the final cut before the 1960 Winter Olympics; watching his country […]

by · February 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Carolina Hurricanes, Olympics
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Carolina Hurricanes’ Offseason: Subtle, Smart

Compared to the last few years, the Carolina Hurricanes’ general manager Jim Rutherford has accomplished virtually nothing this offseason. There was no trade involving his first round pick, nor was […]

by · July 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Jordan Staal will be back at the CONSOL Energy Center Tuesday night facing off against his old mates. (James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports)

Hurricanes’ Need for Impact Player at NHL Draft Goes Beyond the Ice

“With the 5th pick in the 2013 NHL draft, the Carolina Hurricanes select…” Those are the words every Hurricanes’ fan should hope to hear during next month’s draft. Mr. Rutherford….no […]

by · June 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, NHL Entry Draft
Rick Nash is an integral part of the Rangers' offense, so fantasy managers should see an uptick in his production when December rolls around as the forward gets readjusted. (Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports)

NHL Draft War Room: Carolina Hurricanes

by Eldon MacDonald Potential Carolina Hurricanes Picks The purpose of this article is to give readers a feel for what the Carolina Hurricanes might be looking for in the upcoming […]

by · June 19, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, NHL Entry Draft
Shootouts aren't the only area Jussi Jokinen can make an impact in.

Waiving Jussi Jokinen Makes Sense for Hurricanes

GM Jim Rutherford made a somewhat surprising decision by placing Jussi Jokinen on waivers on Tuesday, but the decision makes sense for the Hurricanes in more ways than one. Scoring […]

by · March 26, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
Keeping Tim Gleason Has Paid Off For Hurricanes

Keeping Tim Gleason Has Paid Off For Hurricanes

  Last season Carolina Hurricanes’ GM Jim Rutherford made a surprising decision by choosing to sign UFA-to-be defenseman Tim Gleason rather than trading him for draft picks and/or prospects at […]

by · March 21, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes
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Kevin Westgarth – What to Expect in Carolina

A player that helped save the season is now looking to help the Hurricanes become a power in the Eastern Conference this season. On Sunday, the Los Angeles Kings traded […]

by · January 16, 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
Some would say the Carolina Hurricanes overpaid to re-sign Tuomo Ruutu (Ranger Rick/Flickr)

Tuomo Ruutu’s Surgery Bad News for Carolina

With the Carolina Hurricanes making key acquisitions over the summer—most notably Alexander Semin and Jordan Staal—many believed the Canes were going to be a competitive squad this upcoming season. But, […]

by · January 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Carolina Hurricanes, Injury Report
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