Found August 11, 2012 on
The Carolina Hurricanes have had the most productive offseason in the team’s history this summer. Not only did the Carolina Hurricanes resign important offensive and defensive players from this past season, like Jay Harrison, Jamie McBain and most recently Jeff Skinner, but they also bolstered their offense by trading for star center Jordan Staal and signing dynamic winger Alexander Semin. These offseason moves have made the Carolina Hurricanes a top contender in both the Southeast Division and the Eastern Conference, but should Carolina Hurricanes’ fans look for the team to make any more offseason moves? On the offensive side of the puck, the Hurricanes have accomplished their offseason goal of acquiring a top-line forward who can, and will, make an immediate offensive impact. Actually, they signed two forwards who fit that profile: Jordan Staal and Alex Semin. Adding Staal and Semin to the top scoring line, with current Carolina Hurricanes’ captain Eric Staal, will give the team o...

Hurricanes Top 25 Under 25: #10 Danny Biega

It's no secret that the Hurricanes are well-versed in drafting players from the college rankings and they seem to always look there when it comes to selecting a defensemen. Both Justin Faulk and Jamie McBain came from the NCAA and some of their more promising prospects such as Mark Alt and Brian Dumoulin (before he was traded) were playing college hockey when they were drafted...

Waiting on Ryan Murphy

There a lot of things to be happy about concerning the Hurricanes off-season but there are still plenty of question marks surrounding the team, the biggest of which being on defense and whether or not they have enough players capable of handling tough minutes. Carolina's defense is going through a tough transition period, so they are going to take their lumps and they certainly...

Evening Line

“Playing defense in the NHL is very difficult and playing at 19 years old is even more difficult. But as long as I’ve been around the game, even as far back as when I played, I’ve never seen anyone handle the position like Justin Faulk has as a teenager.” “We’ve had defensemen come into the League like [Bobby] Orr, [Denis] Potvin and [Phil] Housley, who were great offensive...
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