Is this the best save of Cam Ward's career? Or maybe this one, or this? Point is, the Hurricanes goaltender has a lot of mind-boggling stops under his resume. Here's one that you may have not seen very often: Ward robs Radek Dvorak with a diving glove save in Game Six of the 2006 Stanley Cup Finals between the Edmonton Oilers and Carolina Hurricanes. I myself haven'...
from Chip Alexander of the News & Observer,
The team probably will not look to re-sign two other UFAs, defenseman Mike Komisarek or forward Radek Dvorak, Francis said.
Forward Jiri Tlusty is a restricted free agent and Francis said the Canes were in talks with Tlusty and would "definitely qualify him." Final decisions on qualifying offers for the team's...
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 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. -- Kirk Muller says its about time his team is rewarded for its recent work.
The Carolina Hurricanes have lost nine of their last 10 games and are falling further from the playoff picture. The teams saving grace, however, is that they play in the fledgling Southeast Division, which may have just one team qualify for the playoffs this season: Its champion.
So for the...
The Carolina Hurricanes say goalie Cam Ward will miss six to eight weeks with a sprained knee ligament.
The team announced Ward's diagnosis Monday and said the former All-Star goalie will not require surgery.
The team says Ward suffered a third-degree sprain to his medial collateral ligament midway through the second period of Sunday night's 3-2 win at Florida.
Via AP on Fox
March 04, 2013
Montreal Canadiens forward Max Pacioretty has had a rough start to the season. He had to have an emergency appendectomy, was allegedly bitten by Mikhail Grabovsky and then endured a laceration to his ribs from a skate. Pacrioretty had been unable to find the back of the net this year until fate gave him a lucky bounce. Late in the 3rd period he dumped a puck in from just behind...
Cam Ward was at his best during the Carolina Hurricanes' last game, helping stymie one of the NHL's most formidable teams.
A matchup with the league's lowest-scoring club could help the Hurricanes build on their impressive effort.
Visiting Carolina will be without second-leading scorer Jeff Skinner as it tries to add to the Minnesota Wild's recent woes on Saturday...