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Staal Undergoes Surgery for Core Muscle Injury

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that center Eric Staal underwent surgery to repair a...
  • 2 days ago

Canes’ new coach low-key, but ready for challenge

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — Carolina Hurricanes coach Bill Peters isn’t one to draw attention to himself or talk about himself but realizes it’s a ‘new situation’ being a head coach.
  • 5 days ago

Canes camp ends with energetic scrimmage, good turnout

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — Haydn Fleury, Dryden Hunt among those who made the most of a week of development camp for the Carolina Hurricanes.
  • 5 days ago

Canes’ Josh Wesley carries on hockey tradition

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — Being drafted by the Carolina Hurricanes and a week of development camp has been special and surreal for defenseman Josh Wesley and his father, Glen, the former Canes star.Get the latest Canes...
  • 6 days ago

Researchers at Virginia Tech turn critical eye to hockey helmets

NewsObserver.com (By Jeff Z. Klein) — Hockey helmets have been relatively thin and light throughout their long history, closer in spirit to cycling helmets than football headgear. While there is still disagreement on whether...
  • 6 days ago

Canes Agree to Terms with Brett Bellemore

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with defenseman Brett...
  • 6 days ago
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Locally grown players join in at Hurricanes’ development camp

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — The roster of the prospects at the Carolina Hurricanes' development camp this week lists some predictable hometowns, but there also are three players who call North Carolina home. That’s...
  • 7 days ago

Canes’ top draft pick hopes to make NHL quickly

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — Being a first-round draft pick, even a top 10 draft pick, carries no guarantees when it comes to playing in the NHL, especially for defensemen. Haydyn Fleury, the Carolina Hurricanes’...
  • 8 days ago

Canes Agree to Terms with Rasmus Rissanen

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with defenseman...
  • 8 days ago
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Carolina Hurricanes prospects start development camp

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — Carolina Hurricanes prospect Brock McGinn, known for his toughness, has developed into more of a complete player and could contend for an NHL roster spot this year.Get the latest Canes news,...
  • 9 days ago

PNC Arena to install LED lighting system

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — The Carolina Hurricanes will be claiming an NHL first this fall -- the first NHL team with an arena featuring LED lighting.
  • 10 days ago

Canes Announce Hockey Operations Promotions

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that three members of the team’s front-office staff...
  • 15 days ago
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Marcoux hired as Canes' goalie coach

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — The Carolina Hurricanes have added David Marcoux to Bill Peters' new coaching staff as goaltending coach.Get the latest Canes news, photos and scoresRead more Hurricanes news on our Canes Now...
  • 16 days ago

Hurricanes Hire Marcoux as Goaltending Coach

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has hired David Marcoux (mahr-COO) as its...
  • 16 days ago
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Canes Announce Development Camp Roster, Schedule

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced the roster and schedule for the team’s 2014 Prospects...
  • 16 days ago
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Canes Agree to Terms with Justin Shugg

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with right wing...
  • 17 days ago
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LaRose could meet with Canes to discuss return to hockey

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — Carolina Hurricanes general manager Ron Francis said Friday that former Canes forward Chad LaRose has expressed an interest in returning to hockey after sitting out the 2013-2014 season.Get the...
  • 20 days ago

Analyzing the Canes: Are they playoff ready?

NewsObserver.com (By Chip Alexander) — Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos says he has a “very good hockey team,” although the Canes have missed the playoffs five consecutive years. Will that change next season? Will...
  • 26 days ago

Canes Agree to Terms with Ben Holmstrom

NHL.com RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with center Ben...
  • 27 days ago
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Blog Articles

Hurricanes Offseason Notes

Cardiac Cane (Zach Abdou) — It has been quite a while since I last posted about the Carolina Hurricanes, and a lot has happened.  Unfortunately, I was away and not able to attend the Canes Summerfest Event or prospects...
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NHL News: Brad Marchand Shares Feelings of “Hate” towards Tomas Plekanec

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens make up one of the biggest rivalries in the NHL, and Bruins forward Brad Marchand added some fuel to the fire when he made some interesting remarks about...
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NHL News: P.K. Subban and Montreal Canadiens still Far Apart on New Contract

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The P.K. Subban drama continues on this week, and it appears that things are getting worse, not better. Elliotte Friedman of Hockey Night in Canada reported Wednesday morning that the Montreal...
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Chad LaRose Gets Second Chance with Checkers

Cardiac Cane (Brian Watson) — The Carolina Hurricanes announced Tuesday afternoon that Chad LaRose has rejoined the organization on a one-year deal contract with the Charlotte Checkers. LaRose did not play in the 2013-14...
  • 2 days ago

Could Brandon Sutter Return to the Carolina Hurricanes in 2015 NHL Free Agency?

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The Carolina Hurricanes drafted Brandon Sutter with the 11th overall pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. At the time, the team hoped that Sutter would be a cornerstone in the franchise’s...
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Carolina Hurricanes: Bill Peters to Restructure Hurricanes Powerplay

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The 2013-2014 season was full of struggles for the Carolina Hurricanes, and the powerplay was at the forefront of those issues. The powerplay unit was changed regularly by former head coach Kirk...
  • 2 days ago

Metropolitan Division Analysis

Cardiac Cane (Mark Bellesheim) — The Carolina Hurricanes are not the only team who has had problems making the playoffs. With the Metropolitan Division being possibly the worst division in the NHL last season, the Canes caught...
  • 2 days ago

Eric Staal Undergoes Core Muscle Surgery

Cardiac Cane (Justin Dixon) — Today Ron Francis announced that Eric Staal underwent a core muscle surgery to repair damage suffered during his offseason training.  After noticing discomfort, Staal traveled to North Carolina to...
  • 2 days ago

Hurricanes Find Success With Summerfest Celebration

Cardiac Cane (Peter Dewar) — This past week, the Hurricanes hosted their annual Prospect Development Camp, which was capped off on Saturday by Summerfest, which is the fans’ first opportunity to meet the prospects and...
  • 3 days ago
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Carolina Hurricanes: Eight Defensemen, Who Plays?

Cardiac Cane (Brian Watson) — The Carolina Hurricanes Prospects Development Camp came to a close Saturday night, and with it Ron Francis and the coaching staff turn their attention to prepping for training camp in September....
  • 5 days ago
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Buffalo Sabres Season Preview: Connor McDavid Sweepstakes Favorite?

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The Buffalo Sabres finished last in the NHL last season and ended up drafting Sam Reinhart with the 2nd overall pick in the 2014 NHL Draft. Are the Buffalo Sabres the current favorites to win the...
  • 5 days ago
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Carolina Hurricanes Re-sign Brett Bellemore

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — Ron Francis, General Manager and Executive Vice President of the Carolina Hurricanes, announced on Friday that the team has agreed to terms on a one-year, two-way deal with defenseman Brett...
  • 5 days ago
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Toronto Maple Leafs Season Preview: Randy Carlyle on the Hot Seat?

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The Toronto Maple Leafs are coming off yet another disappointing season in 2013-2014. Will Phil Kessel and company be able to turn things around during the 2014-2015 season? We talked to Tim...
  • 6 days ago
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NHL Free Agency Rumors: Brett Bellemore and Chad LaRose to Return to the Carolina Hurricanes?

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — NHL Free Agent signings have slowed down dramatically as of late, but the Carolina Hurricanes may nearing deals with two players that have plentiful experience with the Carolina Hurricanes...
  • 7 days ago
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My Way Too Early 2015 NHL Draft Prediction – Carolina Hurricanes

Cardiac Cane (Justin Dixon) — Now that the 2014 NHL Draft has come and gone and the Hurricanes Prospect Development Camp is underway, I figured I’d take a stab at predicting some possibilities for the Canes in next year’s...
  • 7 days ago
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Brady Vail Looks for Fresh Start with Carolina Hurricanes after being Cut by Montreal Canadiens

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — There are a lot of players with interesting stories entering Carolina Hurricanes Prospect Development Camp, and Brady Vail is no exception. Brady Vail was the 94th overall selection in the 2012...
  • 7 days ago
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Ottawa Senators Season Preview: Life Without Jason Spezza Begins

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The Jason Spezza era in Ottawa has come to an end, and now the Senators will need to adjust to life without their former captain and long-time star center. We talked to Jared Crozier, editor and...
  • 7 days ago
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Carolina Hurricanes Development Camp: Day Three Recap

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — Day three of Carolina Hurricanes Prospect Development Camp took place on Wednesday night at the PNC Arena. The defensemen and goalies skated at 5:00 p.m., and then the forwards went out at 6:20...
  • 7 days ago
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Dallas Stars Season Preview: Will Jason Spezza make the Stars Stanley Cup Contenders?

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — The Dallas Stars have had a big offseason. They went out and added big name players while keeping most of their solid corp in tact. We asked Josh Clark, the editor of Blackout Dallas, a few...
  • 8 days ago
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NBC Releases NHL TV Schedule for 2014-2015 Regular Season

Cardiac Cane (Brett Finger) — NBC released their NHL regular season schedule for the 2014-2015 season on Tuesday. The NBC Sports Group (NBC and NBCSN) is set to air 103 NHL regular season games during the 2014-2015 season. The...
  • 9 days ago
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