RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes (5-7-3) saw their points' streak of six games end with a 2-1 home loss to the Winnipeg Jets (9-6-2) on Thursday night. The loss itself wasn't that concerning, but some of the issues that crept up again were.
1. One of the demons from last season reared its ugly head again -- a slow start.
The Hurricanes allowed the first...
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RALEIGH, N.C. -- Cam Ward may be more than halfway to his 31st birthday, but make no mistake about it -- the baby-faced goaltender still looks as young as he feels.
"I'm only 30 years old. I still got ID'ed this summer. In Canada. And the legal (drinking) age in Canada is 18," Ward said, grinning. "That's got to be telling you something. I judge the way...
When Jim Rutherford was hired earlier this month as general manager of the Pittsburgh Penguins, following a 20-year stint in the same position with the Hurricanes/Whalers, he was asked why he thought his former franchise had not earned a playoff berth since 2009.
His answer: mostly injuries at the goaltender position.
In inheriting the roster, new general manager Ron Francis also...
Could Cam Ward be on the move this summer?
By David Malinowski (@dmmm14)
In an extremely flat goaltending market heading into the 2014 offseason, there is an abundance of talent at a variety of prices.
Now there’s another name to an already bucolic list.
Cam Ward has confirmed to General Manager Ron Francis on Tuesday that he is indeed willing to waive his NTC given the right...
The Carolina Hurricanes are attempting to move Cam Ward before the March 5, 2014 NHL trade deadline. The Hurricanes have 3 goalies who are NHL calibre, Cam Ward, Anton Khudobin and Justin Peters. They share starts equally.
Ward who is 30 years old is the most established and prefers to start the majority of games. He is signed until 2015-16 season to an annual cap hit contract of $6.3
The Carolina Hurricanes have recalled goalie Cam Ward from his brief conditioning stint in the minor leagues.
The team announced the move Sunday. Ward went 1-1 with a 2.02 goals-against average in two games this weekend with the Hurricanes' AHL affiliate in Charlotte.
The 2006 Conn Smythe Trophy winner missed Carolina's last 14 games with an unspecified lower-body injury...
Via AP on Fox
February 02, 2014
The Carolina Hurricanes have removed goaltender Cam Ward from injured reserve and assigned him to their American Hockey League affiliate for a conditioning stint.
Ward has missed the last 13 games with a lower-body injury. The Hurricanes' all-time leader in games played by a goaltender, wins and shutouts will join the AHL's Charlotte Checkers in Cleveland ahead of the team...
Via AP on Fox
January 30, 2014
RALEIGH, N.C. Hurricanes backup goalie Justin Peters did a good job of holding things down while Cam Ward (sidelined for 10 games) healed from a lower-body injury.
But nothing compares to Ward when he's on, as was the case in Carolina's 4-1 victory over Ottawa on Sunday night.
The Senators got out to a 1-0 lead just over a minute into the game, and not long after, Ottawa...