Position: Center/Right Wing
Weight: 192 lbs.
Drafted: 1st Round, 2013 Draft
Last Year's Ranking: NR
When it came time to think about how the Hurricanes should use the #5 pick, most believed that they would take whoever was "leftover" from the consensus top five.Those players being Seth Jone...
Zach Boychuk has a new contract with the Carolina Hurricanes. His job now: make the team.
Boychuk 23 signed a one-year two-way contract Tuesday with the Canes that will pay him $550000 on the NHL level or $105000 on the American Hockey League level in the 2013-2014 season.
Boychuk has spent much of the past four seasons in the AHL playing a total of 85 NHL games. The Canes’ first...
What do Eric Staal, Jiri Tlusty, Jordan Staal, Jeff Skinner, Tuomo Ruutu, Jeremy Welsh, Nathan Gerbe, Riley Nash and Zac Dalpe have in common? They're all natural centers and only three of them have stayed that position throughout their careers. There's a good chance that at least 50% of the forwards currently in the NHL have played center at one point in their careers and...
Weight: 193 lbs.
Drafted: 1st Round, 2010 Draft
Last Year's Ranking: 2
During the 2005-06 season Cam Ward burst upon the up and coming young goalie scene from out of nowhere. First the Canes decided to go with him as the backup to start the season. Then Martin Gerber was injured only 1 game into the season. Then Cam Ward took the reins and played very well for a stretch before handing the reigns back to Gerber who went on to have a very good season...