Found February 06, 2012 on Lord Stanley's Blog:
The Canes have reassigned forward Riley Nash to the Charlotte Checkers (AHL). Nash, 22, played three games with the Hurricanes following his Jan. 30 recall. He has recorded one assist and averaged 10:34 of ice time in five games for the Hurricanes this season. Nash has scored six goals and earned 12 assists  in 41 games with the Checkers this season.

Hurricanes Reassign Riley Nash to Charlotte

Nash RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has ...

Monday debate: next move with Ruutu

A week ago, some hockey "insiders" were saying a Tuomo Ruutu trade was "imminent." A week later, there's talk Canes general manager Jim Rutherford may be negotiating a contract extension for the hard-charging forward, who's due to become an unrestricted free agent after the season. Question: when all is said and done, which will it be? Will Ruutu be traded...

From the WTF Files: Senators Interested in Tuomo Ruutu?

With brother Mikko already in the fold as the team's Finnish scout and having once signed Jarkko to a three-year contract, USA Today's Kevin Allen believes that Ottawa is looking to complete the natural Ruutu hat-trick by trading for Tuomo Ruutu at this year's Trade Deadline, stating, "The Senators are looking for offensive help, and Ruutu seems to be their primary...

Canes taking extra bodies out West

The Canes are headed West and they'll be taking a few extra bodies along. Chad LaRose, out the past two games with flu-like symptoms, was at practice today at the RBC Center. LaRose is ready to rejoin the lineup, but Canes coach Kirk Muller said an extra forward likely would be on the three-game trip to Anaheim, Colorado and Montreal. The Canes also have an extra defenseman....

The New Third Line

An injury to Chad LaRose back on January 10th caused Kirk Muller to shake things up once again and he did so by placing everyone's favorite waiver claim Andreas Nodl on the third line with Brandon Sutter and Patrick Dwyer. This is the usual "defensive unit" for the Hurricanes that starts a lot of their shifts in their own zone and is matched up against other teams top...

Hurricanes Weekly Report 1/31 - 2/5

This was certainly a strange week for the Canes when you compare their shot data to scoring chances because while they were heavily outshot this past week, they actually outchanced their opponents overall. A large reason for this is because of the 47-save shutout they had against the Bruins last Thursday. That was a game where they were outshot by a wide-margin but a lot of the Bruins...

Carolina Hurricanes vs. Los Angeles Kings 02/04/12 Scoring Chances

Until tonight, the Hurricanes had not beaten the Los Angeles Kings since Feburary of 2007 and it looked like that streak would continue after the Canes looked flat in the first period and were trailing 1-0. It marks the third straight game that the team has gotten off to a sluggish start and this one was probably their worst yet, but it was all uphill after that...sort of. Carolina...

Rangers Interested in Ruutu

Bob McKenzie at TSN reports that the Rangers are one of a number of teams interested in the Hurricanes' Tuomo Ruutu.McKenzie feels Ruutu is the type of Top 9 forward that could play coach John Tortorella's demanding style.According to McKenzie, Carolina's asking price for Ruutu is a significant draft pick and a solid prospect or a top prospect alone.Ruutu, who has 16g...

Kings take early lead, but fall, 2-1, to Hurricanes

The Kings' travels catch up with them after taking an early lead over the Carolina Hurricanes. They arrived in North Carolina at 2 a.m. and leave with 2-1 loss.After the Kings took an early lead, the Carolina Hurricanes waited for the Kings' travel schedule to catch up with them.

The Key Three: Feb. 4

Three key aspects of the Kings’ 2-1 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes... 1. EARLY EFFORT NOT SECONDED The Kings, for the most part, got exactly the start they wanted. The Kings took an early penalty but killed it with ease, then generated ...
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