Trading First-Round Pick Would be Risky for Carolina Hurricanes

Jordan Staal

The Carolina Hurricanes entered the offseason with one of their highest draft picks in a long time. The 2013 Draft has also been said to have some of the best prospects from a draft in years. Jim Rutherford has said […]

Carolina Hurricanes: Why Putting Jeff Skinner at Center is a Bad Idea

Jeff Skinner

At the end of the Carolina Hurricanes‘ dismal regular season, Kirk Muller experimented with many of the team’s lines. Besides the top forward line, they could all use some improvement. Muller decided to try Jeff Skinner at center on the […]

Carolina Hurricanes Ready to Rebound From Injuries

Cam Ward

After having their high expectations fall through this season, the Carolina Hurricanes are counting on many of their players to step it up next year. While players like Eric Staal, Jiri Tlusty and Alex Semin were close to perfect, the Hurricanes need more from their depth players. […]

Which UFAs Should Carolina Hurricanes Let Go?

Chad LaRose

The Carolina Hurricanes need to make some key changes to their lineup. They don’t have that many Unrestricted Free Agents that are extremely important, but they need to make some smart decisions on a few of them. The Hurricanes have […]

Carolina Hurricanes Would Love to Draft Valeri Nichushkin

2012 NHL Draft

Although the Carolina Hurricanes’ season was extremely disappointing, they do get the advantage of getting the fifth overall pick in the 2013 NHL Draft. The Hurricanes would have a number of choices in a draft that is expected to be one of the deepest […]

Which Unrestricted Free Agents Should Carolina Hurricanes Resign?

Tim Brent

The Carolina Hurricanes face another offseason in which hard decisions need to be made. After missing the playoffs yet again, the pressure is on for Jim Rutherford to make the right moves for the team. One of the most important […]

Carolina Hurricanes Eric Staal Suffers Devastating Injury in Team Canada Loss

Eric Staal

Team Canada suffered another disappointing defeat in the quarterfinals of the 2013 World Championships. They lost in a shootout 3-2 to Sweden after Jordan Eberle failed to score his second shootout attempt. If this hard loss wasn’t enough, Eric Staal […]

Carolina Hurricanes Have Solidified Top Forward Line

Eric Staal

When the Carolina Hurricanes started the 2013 season the hopes of playoff success were high. Although the team looked to be in a strong position, injuries and under-performance of players held the Canes from making the playoffs yet again. Most […]

Carolina Hurricanes Take Part in World Championships

Justin Faulk

Although the Carolina Hurricanes‘ season ended much earlier than they would have wished, many of the team’s players are still going to get to play. Seven members of the team have joined the IIHF 2013 World Championship to play for […]

Offseason Decisions to Strengthen Carolina Hurricanes

Kirk Muller

When the Carolina Hurricanes failed to make the playoffs for the fourth season in a row, Carolina general manager Jim Rutherford knew that they had work to do in the offseason. In the team’s end of season interview, Rutherford and […]

Braden Holtby Becoming Playoff Star for Washington Capitals

Braden Holtby

When Braden Holtby took the ice for playoffs last year, very few people outside of the Washington Capitals knew whom he was. After an amazing performance in the playoffs, he gained respect and the chance to become the Capitals starting goalie. Holtby entered the […]

Eric Staal Named Team Canada’s Captain for World Championship

Eric Staal

Although the Carolina Hurricanes struggled this season, Eric Staal will still have the chance to be captain and lead a team to success. Today, it was announced that Staal will captain team Canada in the World Championships this year. Staal had a tremendous year […]