Tim Brent signs KHL deal

Stanley Cup winner Tim Brent of Canada has joined Russian hockey side Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod the KHL team announced on Tuesday. Brent a 6-foot center moves to Russia as a free agent after his two-year contract with the Carolina Hurricanes expired on July 1. The details of the 29-year-old’s KHL contract were not revealed. The Canadian was the No. 37 overall pick in the 2002...
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July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Brent Packs His Bags, Joins Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod of the KHL. by   Steven Ellis

Tim Brent has signed his first contract outside North America, inking a one-year deal with Russian club Torpedo Nizhny Novgorod of the KHL. Brent was first drafted 37th overall in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, but was re-entered into the draft two years later after not signing with Anaheim. In the 2004 NHL Entry Draft, he was selected 75th overall, again by [...]
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July 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Storm Aftermath: Tim Brent

Tim Brent's two-year stint as a Carolina Hurricane went in a much different path than many expected. Signed as a free agent in the summer of 2011, it was thought that Brent would help the team's penalty kill and provide some much-needed help in the faceoff circle. He ended up doing neither, spending minimal time on the PK and having the worst faceoff percentage on the team...
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June 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Brent's value to the Hurricanes

Most of the Hurricanes injured players have returned but one player who has been on the shelf longer than intended is center Tim Brent. He was part of the notorious first-wave of injuries that occurred a few weeks ago, as he has been struggling with a nagging groin problem for quite awhile now. He is set to make his return to the lineup tonight and Brent might give the Hurricanes...
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March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Tim Brent Scoring Chances 2011-12

With 12 goals and 24 points, Tim Brent ended up being a steal for the $700k the Hurricanes were paying him this season. His hard work ethic, ability to be used on multiple areas on special teams and outgoing personality made him a fan favorite with the Hurricanes and it also helped that he had career highs in goals and points. Brent appeared to give the fourth line a much needed...
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April 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Brent, Sutter lead Hurricanes past Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Long out of playoff contention, the Carolina Hurricanes are determined to get something out of a lost season. Tim Brent and Brandon Sutter scored in a 48-second span of the third period and the Hurricanes rallied to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 on Saturday. Drayson Bowman scored twice and added an assist for the first three-point game of his career, and Brian...
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March 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Tim Brent celebrates goal prematurely after shooting puck off the post (Video)

Carolina Hurricanes center Tim Brent went into a premature celebration after shooting the puck off the goalpost in Thursday night's NHL game against the St. Louis Blues. Brent obviously didn't see that he missed, but it's hard to understand how he didn't hear the puck hit the post, considering that viewers watching the video can hear it. Fortunately, the...
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March 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Tim Brent bolsters 'Canes' power play

Tim Brent has moved to power-play time and it has given the Hurricanes a different look. It also has corresponded with spans of more power-play production as Brent offers a steady influence. "He's calm back there," coach Kirk Muller said. "He sets it up. He's kind of the quarterback of that unit. He has been a nice, poised guy who kind of calms it down back...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
March 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Tim Brent and the powerplay

If you were to look at which Hurricanes forwards are creating the most scoring chances on the powerplay relative to their ice time, you'll see some familiar names. Jussi Jokinen, Eric Staal and Tim Brent. Wait, Tim Brent? The guy who we signed to center our fourth line and play on the penalty kill? Well, it's true. Brent trails only Jussi Jokinen in powerplay scoring chances...
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February 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Skinner, Brent lead Hurricanes over Jets

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Jeff Skinner and Tim Brent scored first-period goals for the Carolina Hurricanes, who held off the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 on Monday night. Carolina won its third straight at home heading into the NHL All-Star break. Kyle Wellwood scored at 13:47 of the second period for the Jets' only goal. Cam Ward stopped 29 shots for his 18th win. Winnipeg's Chris Mason...
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January 23, 2012  |  Discuss

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