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Power Play: Hurricanes find offense in 5-2 win over Buffalo

RALEIGH, N.C. -- The Carolina Hurricanes (13-24-4) beat the Buffalo Sabres (14-25-3) by a final score of 5-2 in a game that didn't feel that close, particularly after the Hurricanes broke things open in the second. The Hurricanes have now won three of their last four games, a nice bounceback for a team that had a bad December.   Slap Shots 1. Offense! Goals! (More than two!) The...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Carolina Hurricanes at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS GAME TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE BEGINS AT 6:30 P.M. The Tampa Bay Lightning got the offensive performance they were seeking for weeks just before the Christmas break. They could get some help at the other end of the ice in their first game back. Tampa Bay's top goaltender Ben Bishop and defenseman Jason Garrison could return from lower-body injuries in Saturday night's...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Carolina Hurricanes at Tampa Bay Lightning game preview

TV: SUN SPORTS GAME TIME: PREGAME COVERAGE BEGINS AT 6:30 P.M. The Tampa Bay Lightning got the offensive performance they were seeking for weeks just before the Christmas break. They could get some help at the other end of the ice in their first game back. Tampa Bay's top goaltender Ben Bishop and defenseman Jason Garrison could return from lower-body injuries in Saturday night's...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes-Lightning Preview

The Tampa Bay Lightning got the offensive performance they were seeking for weeks just before the Christmas break. They could get some help at the other end of the ice in their first game back. Tampa Bay's top goaltender Ben Bishop and defenseman Jason Garrison could return from lower-body injuries in Saturday night's visit from the potentially short-handed Carolina Hurricanes. The...
Via AP on Fox
December 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes-Devils Preview

Frustrations continue to grow for the offensively challenged Carolina Hurricanes, who can't seem to catch a break. The New Jersey Devils haven't had much to celebrate themselves. Carolina tries to avoid a ninth loss in 10 games and fifth in a row against the Devils as these Metropolitan Division bottom feeders meet at the Prudential Center on Tuesday night. The Hurricanes are 4-14...
Via AP on Fox
December 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Carolina activates Semin from IR

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) The Carolina Hurricanes have activated forward Alexander Semin from injured reserve. General manager Ron Francis announced the move Saturday night about an hour after the Hurricanes' 3-2 shootout loss to the New York Rangers. Semin missed five games with a lower-body injury and has one goal and five assists in 21 games. To make room for Semin, the Hurricanes sent...
Via AP on Fox
December 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Puck Dumps 12/5/14

What everyone is talking aboutHoly butt, Marty Brodeur is back and playing hockey. He joined the St. Louis Blues, which is super weird, who lost to the Nashville Predators in his St. Louis debut. That Nashville has a team and they are also pretty good also happen  to be things that are super weird too. NBC, Yahoo, Sports Illustrated, Sporting News, NHL.com ScoreboardVancouver 3...
Via Barry Melrose Rocks
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals top Hurricanes on late goal

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Eric Fehr scored with 4:02 remaining and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Thursday night. Jay Beagle scored an early goal and Braden Holtby stopped 29 shots for the Capitals. Washington, which had lost two in a row, moved back over .500 at 11-10-4. Alexander Semin scored his first goal of the season for the Hurricanes, who were trying to...
Via AP on Fox
December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Capitals top Hurricanes on late goal

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Eric Fehr scored with 4:02 remaining and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 on Thursday night. Jay Beagle scored an early goal and Braden Holtby stopped 29 shots for the Capitals. Washington, which had lost two in a row, moved back over .500 at 11-10-4. Alexander Semin scored his first goal of the season for the Hurricanes, who were trying to...
Via Fox Sports Carolinas
December 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy Hockey Starts, Sits: Johnny Gaudreau Among Must-Start Forwards

Editor’s Note: This fantasy hockey feature will run each Monday on NESN.com. It will showcase which players fantasy owners should sit and start on their team. We also will post a weekly fantasy recap each Sunday highlighting the stars, duds and best waiver wire pickups. Fantasy owners have a much better understanding of which players to start and sit on a regular basis with one...
Via NESN.com
November 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Kings-Hurricanes Preview

The Los Angeles Kings were among the best road teams in the NHL last season, but so far that's not carried over into 2014-15. The schedule hasn't done them any favors, either. A road win has eluded the Kings thus far but getting Anze Kopitar back and facing the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday gives them an excellent opportunity for one. Los Angeles (6-3-2) went 23-14-4 in away games...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Coyotes-Hurricanes Preview

Amid the worst start in franchise history, the Carolina Hurricanes are doing their best to remain positive. The Hurricanes again try for that elusive first victory Saturday night against the Arizona Coyotes, who are in danger of opening with five straight road losses for the first time in 22 years. After being outscored 20-6 during an 0-4-1 trip, Carolina (0-6-2) is obviously frustrated...
Via AP on Fox
October 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Comfort Zone

Isolated. That’s how it felt. Everything and everyone was new and foreign. A busy buzz of nothingness, just white noise. In the midst of chaos, it still seemed like a million miles from anything. It was smack dab in the middle of Denver, Colo., widely considered one of the friendliest places on earth. But Denver is 1,670 miles from Washington, D.C. It’s 5,863 miles from Kuybyshev...
Via Mile High Sports
October 08, 2014  |  Discuss

2014-15 Fantasy Hockey: Hidden Treasure

Source: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images North America This article was written by Christopher Morais exclusively for TheFantasyFix.com. Follow him on Twitter @fuzzychris91. Finding value late in drafts is key to fantasy hockey success. Leagues aren’t won on draft day but can be set back if the wrong players are taken. It’s not easy to decide between players separated by very little...
Via The Fantasy Fix
October 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes Injury Update: Alexander Semin should be ready for training camp

According to James O'Brien of NBC Sports, Carolina Hurricanes left wing Alexander Semin should be ready to play in time for training camp. Semin had undergone wrist surgery at some point during this offseason to repair his wrist which had been injured for the entire season. Carolina's GM, Ron Francis, stated that Semin is "progressing as expected". #161758315 / gettyimages.comSemin...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Buy Alexander Semin's mansion for $2.8 million

BC tipster Chris H sent word last night to the BC tip hotline that Carolina Hurricanes right winger Alexander Semin, who last…
Via Busted Coverage
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

All Three Zones Project aka How I Spent My Summer Vacation

Hello everyone, I’d like to start out by apologizing for the lack of activity on the blog over the off-season. It’s been a busy time for me because, as some of you may know, I’m currently in the middle of a project that involves me tracking zone entries & exits from all 1230 games of last year’s NHL season. My intention was (and still is) to track every game and release...
Via Shutdown Line
July 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Zone Entries on Jordan Staal’s lines

The other day, I wrote about the struggles of the Hurricanes “second line” and how some of it stemmed from Muller relying on the trio of Jordan Staal, Patrick Dwyer & Nathan Gerbe to play in a top-six role. This was a unit that was reliable and decent when it came to winning the territorial battle at even strength, but they were a glorified checking line and didn’t produce...
Via Shutdown Line
April 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Six NHLer’s Confirmed For Russia’s World Championship Roster by   Steven Ellis

With the Washington Capitals missing the playoffs for the first time since the 2006-2007 season, the Russian national team will be fortunate enough to ice the talents of Evgeni Kuznetsov and Alexander Ovechkin. Unfortunately, with Ilya Kovalchuk, Alexander Radulov and Alexander Semin missing the tournament due to injuries, the team will have a tough time trying to reach the medal [...]
Via The Hockey House
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

When A Plan Doesn’t Come Together: An Overview

It’s not easy to sum up the problems with the Carolina Hurricanes because there has been just so much that has gone wrong in a short amount of time. Everyone likes to point out one person as the “root” of the problem and assume everything will be fine that piece is removed, but it doesn’t work like that. There’s a lot that goes into building a team and sometimes things...
Via Shutdown Line
April 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Game 70 By the Numbers: Hurricanes at Blackhawks

If there was one game most Hurricane fans had marked down as a loss, last night's showdown against the Chicago Blackhawks was likely at the top of the list. Even at the beginning of the year when spirits were higher, not many expected the Canes to come into the United Center and escape with two points, barring a disastrous season from the Hawks that is. Both of these team's seasons...
Via Shutdown Line
April 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes at Panthers game preview

TV: FOX Sports Florida Time: Pregame coverage begins at 7 p.m. Although their post-Olympic struggles have crippled their playoff chances, the Carolina Hurricanes should at least feel good about a trip to South Florida. The Hurricanes will try to sweep the season series from the Florida Panthers with their fifth win in the past six meetings on Thursday night. Carolina (31-32-9) was...
Via Fox Sports Florida
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Game 70 By the Numbers: Hurricanes at Blackhawks

If there was one game most Hurricane fans had marked down as a loss, last night's showdown against the Chicago Blackhawks was likely at the top of the list. Even at the beginning of the year when spirits were higher, not many expected the Canes to come into the United Center and escape with two points, barring a disastrous season from the Hawks that is. Both of these team's seasons...
Via Shutdown Line
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Hurricanes bested by Blackhawks

Alexander Semin scored both goals as Carolina lost to Chicago for the second time this season.
Via FOXSports.com
March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Bruins vs Hurricanes: Lindblad to make NHL debut

The Bruins will play matinee hockey today with a new face in their lineup and an old friend on the Carolina Hurricanes, Anton Khudobin, though he may just be on the bench. The Bruins have a seven game win streak going and look to make it eight today.The Canes are 7th in the Metro Division with a 29-28-9 but are coming off of two strait wins. Alexander Semin has points in six strait...
Via BruinsLife
March 15, 2014  |  Discuss
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