Canes Come Up Short Against Penguins, 3-1

Cary, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes lost to the defending Stanley Cup Champions, the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-1 for their fifth straight loss and dimming the light on any chance of making the wild card spot for the playoffs. The light isn’t completely turned off but unless the Canes can put together a long string of wins coupled with a long string of losses by seven teams above them, the Canes will miss the playoffs again this year. GM Ron Francis has to be entertaining offers for several players such as Ron Hainsey, Lee Stempniak, Jay McClement, Viktor Stalberg and even Justin Faulk. Read more

Difficult Weekend For The Hurricanes With Two Losses

Hurricanes Snowed By Avalanche, 2-1 In OT

Cary, NC – After the mandatory week off with no games or practice, the Carolina Hurricanes had a great opportunity to start a five game home stand with a win over the worst team in hockey this season, the Colorado Avalanche, 2-1 in overtime Friday, February 17, 2017 at the PNC Arena. Read more

Canes Continue Home Dominance in 2-1 Win Over Oilers

Cary, NC – The Caniacs finally got to see second year phenom, Connor McDavid and he’s everything, and more, that’s been written about him. Even during warmups, he was impressive: his speed is second to none, he’s strong, big, as accurate as a shooter as you’ll fine and can pick his spot like a sniper a mile away.

The Canes held on after an early leady for a tight 2-1 win over the same franchise they won the Stanley Cup over back in 2006. Cam Ward was on the ice then and was on the ice now as, I believe, the lone player from both teams still with their team. Read more

Aho’s Hat Trick Leads Canes Over Flyers, 5-1

Cary, NC – Sebastian Aho is just 19 years old but plays with the confidence and savvy of a seasoned veteran who has played hockey for 19 years, scored his first career Hat Trick against the Flyers in a solid game for the entire team after the All Star break.  The Canes were riding a five game losing streak while the Flyers were on a three game winning streak, barely holding on to the last playoff spot so this game was important for both teams. Read more

Canes Collapse in Last 5 Minutes in 3-0 Loss to the Kings

Raleigh, NC – It was a tight checking game for the first 55 minutes last night before the bottom fell out for the Canes as the LA Kings scored 3 goals in the last 5 minutes. Read more

Canes Routed by Penguins in Rare Home Loss

Cary, NC – The first time the Canes played the Pittsburgh Penguins it was a close checking, hard fought but clean game as there were no penalties. Friday night’s game was a completely different story as the current Stanley Cup Champions dominated the Carolina Hurricanes in a 7-1 one sided loss. Read more

Hurricanes Show Dominance During Weekend Games

Cary, NC – Over the weekend, the Carolina Hurricanes played back-to-back home games and didn’t show any sign of exhaustion, winning both games handily. Read more

Canes Beat Best In The NHL to Continue Home Streak

Cary, NC – The Carolina Hurricanes won an interesting game against the hottest team in the NHL this season, the Columbus Blue Jackets in a 5-3 win Tuesday night. The Blue Jackets had a 16 game win streak stopped last week and are the biggest surprise of the NHL this season.  This was the first of three games between these division rivals over the next 12 days so this series should be fun to watch. Read more

Canes Start New Home Point Streak With 4-3 OT Win Against The Bruins

Cary, NC – Nearly 12,000 brave souls trekked out to the PNC Arena on Sunday to watch the Canes and Bruins make it three for three in games going into overtime this season with the home team winning each time. The youngsters of Teuvo Teravainen and Sebastian Aho worked their magic to secure the desperately needed two points for the Canes in the overtime. Read more

Canes Home Point Streak Ends With 3-1 Loss to Devils

Cary, NC – With the Holidays just over and hearing so many holiday songs on the radio over and over again, one reminds me of the way the Canes played earlier this season as well as last night. In the song about the Grinch That Stole Christmas, one line says it all: Stink, Stank, Stunk.  Read more