Rant Sports NHL 30 in 30: Carolina Hurricanes Preview


2011-2012 Recap It was another disappointing year for the Carolina Hurricanes in 2011-12, as they failed to qualify for the playoffs for the second consecutive season. Multiple injuries to 2011 Calder Trophy winner Jeff Skinner seriously derailed the ‘Canes offense, […]

NHL 13 Ratings: Carolina Hurricanes


On September 11, 2012, Electronic Arts will release the latest installment in its National Hockey League video game franchise, NHL 13. The game comes loaded with massive amounts of changes and upgrades including the never-before-seen “GM Connected” online game mode […]

Boston Bruins Weekly Links: Stories Of The Summer


Hello, everyone. For the remainder of the summer, I will be providing you all with a “weekly links” feature covering the latest news and notes surrounding the Boston Bruins. Being that this will be the first installment in the series, […]

Can The ‘Canes Compete For The Eastern Conference Crown?


After general manager Jim Rutherford’s offseason spending spree, the Carolina Hurricanes seem poised to return to the NHL’s postseason for the first time in three years. It was the spring of 2009 when the ‘Canes last tasted the playoffs, where […]

Wasting No Time: Hurricanes Ink Jeff Skinner to Six-Year Contract Extension


On Wednesday morning, Carolina Hurricanes general manager Jim Rutherford wrote another chapter in what may wind up being one of the most important off-seasons in franchise history. The additions of superstar forwards Jordan Staal and Alexander Semin will go a long […]

Welcome: A Brief Introduction


First off, I’d like to introduce myself to the reading audience of RantSports.com. My name is Benjamin Woodward. For as long as I can remember, I’ve been extraordinarily obsessed with the world of sports, ice hockey in particular. Back in […]