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WHL Roundup: Wong scores three times as Hurricanes down Raiders…

WHL Roundup: Wong scores three times as Hurricanes down Raiders 5-2

NHL.com Updated 7 hours ago
LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - Tyler Wong scored three times and Zac Robidoux stopped 31 shots as the Lethbridge Hurricanes beat the visiting Prince Albert Raiders 5-2 on Wednesday in Western Hockey League play. Jamal Watson and Andrew Nielsen also scor...
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  • Buffalo, Carolina playing beer league-caliber hockey  – with no…

    Buffalo, Carolina playing beer league-caliber hockey – with no end in sight

    thehockeynews.com 21 hours ago
    The before: my summer conversation with Buffalo Sabres right winger Chris Stewart. “You look at our team now and there are 13 or 14 new faces. So we come in and think of last year as an anomaly. There’s nothing we can do now. We can worry about the futu…
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  • Canucks' Miller 30th goalie to 300th victory

    Canucks' Miller 30th goalie to 300th victory

    ESPN.com Oct 29 (yesterday)
    Goaltender Ryan Miller posted his 300th NHL career win as the Vancouver Canucks beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1 on Tuesday night.
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  • Hurricanes activate captain Eric Staal from injured reserve

    Hurricanes activate captain Eric Staal from injured reserve

    NHL.com Oct 28 (yesterday)
    RALEIGH, N.C. - The Carolina Hurricanes have activated captain Eric Staal from injured reserve. The team made the announcement Tuesday, about six hours before their game at Vancouver. Staal suffered an unspecified upper-body injury during ...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Isles have prospects to help land supplementary …

    Rumor Roundup: Isles have prospects to help land supplementary talent

    thehockeynews.com Oct 28 (yesterday)
    The New York Islanders are off to a terrific start this season. Entering this week, the Isles had a record of 6-2-0, putting them atop the Metropolitan Division and second overall in the Eastern Conference. ESPN.com’s Craig Custance fielded a question f…
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  • Hurricanes' Eric Staal excited to return to lineup

    Hurricanes' Eric Staal excited to return to lineup

    NHL.com thehockeynews.com Oct 27 (3 days ago)
    VANCOUVER -- After shedding his yellow non-contact jersey for practice Monday, Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal said he plans to return against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena on Tuesday (10 p.m. ET, FS-CR, SNV). Staal, who has miss...
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  • WHL Roundup: Regina Pats hammer Lethbridge Hurricanes 8-1

    WHL Roundup: Regina Pats hammer Lethbridge Hurricanes 8-1

    NHL.com Oct 26 (3 days ago)
    REGINA - Adam Brooks, Braden Christoffer and Patrick D'Amico each scored twice as the Regina Pats toppled the visiting Lethbridge Hurricanes 8-1 on Sunday in Western Hockey League play. Morgan Klimchuk scored once and set up two more for the ...
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  • WHL Roundup: Carter Folk nets hat trick as Hurricanes rout Blad…

    WHL Roundup: Carter Folk nets hat trick as Hurricanes rout Blades

    NHL.com Oct 25 (5 days ago)
    SASKATOON - Carter Folk was the solution on special teams for the Lethbridge Hurricanes on Friday. Folk had a goal on the power play, one short-handed and one in even streghth to record a hat trick for the Hurricanes in their 7-2 rout of the ...
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  • Eberle scores twice as Oilers beat Hurricanes 6-3 for third win…

    Eberle scores twice as Oilers beat Hurricanes 6-3 for third win in a row

    NHL.com Oct 25 (5 days ago)
    EDMONTON - Jordan Eberle had two goals and an assist as the Edmonton Oilers won their third straight game, defeating the Carolina Hurricanes 6-3 on Friday. Jesse Joensuu, Leon Draisaitl, Matt Hendricks and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins also scored for ...
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  • It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches t…

    It’s feast or famine – beat them or beat it – for NHL coaches these days

    thehockeynews.com Oct 24 (6 days ago)
    The coaching business in the NHL is about to get crazier thanks to the pending free agency of Red Wings bench boss Mike Babcock, who almost assuredly will set a new record for a coach’s salary whether he stays in Detroit or moves on to a new place of em…
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  • Monahan ends goal-less drought, leads Flames to 5-0 win over Hu…

    Monahan ends goal-less drought, leads Flames to 5-0 win over Hurricanes

    NHL.com Oct 24 (6 days ago)
    CALGARY - Sean Monahan burst onto the scene as a rookie with the Calgary Flames last season with six goals in his first eight games. Through eight games this season, Monahan had just two assists and no goals, despite the fact he was second on...
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  • Flames have moment of silence to honour Cpl. Cirillo, Warrant O…

    Flames have moment of silence to honour Cpl. Cirillo, Warrant Officer Vincent

    NHL.com Oct 24 (6 days ago)
    CALGARY - A moment of silence was observed before the Calgary Flames hosted the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday to commemorate the shootings in Ottawa and attack in Quebec. Country music singer George Canyon sang "O Canada" as a large Canadia...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Sabres’ Chris Stewart drawing major interest

    Rumor Roundup: Sabres’ Chris Stewart drawing major interest

    thehockeynews.com Oct 23 (7 days ago)
    Buffalo Sabres right wing Chris Stewart frequently popped up in the rumor mill this week as a possible trade candidate. Stewart, who turns 27 on October 30, is earning $4.2 million this season (with a cap hit of $4.15 million) and becomes eligible for u…
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  • Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first …

    Memorable night for young guns as three rookies register first point

    In 50 years, there will be three separate sets of grandkids hearing tell of Tuesday night’s NHL action. The reason being for rookies Jonathan Drouin, Adam Lowry, and Seth Griffith, it was the night they registered their first NHL point. The Bruins’ Grif…
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  • Adam Lowry scores first NHL goal to power Jets over Hurricanes …

    Adam Lowry scores first NHL goal to power Jets over Hurricanes 3-1

    NHL.com Oct 22
    WINNIPEG - Rookie Adam Lowry was sporting a smile and a special grey helmet after he scored his first NHL goal in Winnipeg's 3-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday. Lowry's game-winning goal snapped Winnipeg's four-game losing st...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Could a Yakupov-for-Gardiner swap happen?

    Rumor Roundup: Could a Yakupov-for-Gardiner swap happen?

    The appearance of Toronto Maple Leafs GM Dave Nonis at Rexall Place for Friday’s game between the Vancouver Canucks and Edmonton Oilers raised eyebrows among NHL followers. Sportsnet’s Mark Spector wondered if Ben Scrivens performance in that game could…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Red Wings still searching for missing blueline p…

    Rumor Roundup: Red Wings still searching for missing blueline piece

    The Detroit Red Wings are linked to Buffalo Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers in the rumor mill, but he’s not the only blueliner they could be pursuing. Sportsnet’s Nick Kypreos reports the Florida Panthers want to move blueliner Brian Campbell and the Red …
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  • Hurricanes recall Patrick Brown from AHL

    Hurricanes recall Patrick Brown from AHL

    NHL.com Oct 19
    RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has recalled forward Patrick Brown from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Myers, Staal could be moved for the right price

    Rumor Roundup: Myers, Staal could be moved for the right price

    The respective trade statuses of Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and Buffalo Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers remain hot topics in the NHL rumor mill. In today’s salary cap era, it’s unusual to see two such notable players mentioned this early in th…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Eric Staal in Toronto’s sights?

    Rumor Roundup: Eric Staal in Toronto’s sights?

    In their quest to land a true first-line center, the Toronto Maple Leafs have reportedly cast their eyes south to Carolina and Hurricanes captain Eric Staal. TSN’s Bob McKenzie reports the Maple Leafs held discussions with the Hurricanes during the summ…
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  • Hurricanes Recall Brody Sutter from Charlotte

    Hurricanes Recall Brody Sutter from Charlotte

    NHL.com Oct 15
    RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has recalled center Brody Sutter from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (...
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  • Hurricanes' Skinner hoping for Thursday return

    Hurricanes' Skinner hoping for Thursday return

    NHL.com Oct 15
    Carolina Hurricanes forward Jeff Skinner skated in a regular jersey Wednesday and hopes to return to the lineup Thursday against the New York Rangers. Skinner shed the no-contact jersey he had been wearing since he returned to the ice followin...
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  • Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres ov…

    Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres over Hurricanes 4-3 for 1st win

    NHL.com Oct 15
    RALEIGH, N.C. - The Buffalo Sabres finished with the NHL's worst record last season by a large margin. At least this time, they won't be the last team to get a win. Marcus Foligno had two goals, Zemgus Girgensons scored on a backhand to end a...
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  • Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres ov…

    Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres over Hurricanes 4-3 for 1st win

    NHL.com Oct 14
    RALEIGH, N.C. - Marcus Foligno had two goals, Zemgus Girgensons scored on a backhand to end a long shootout, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Tuesday night for their first victory of the season. Girgensons was Buffalo's...
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  • Hurricanes' Staal, Dwyer out Tuesday vs. Sabres

    Hurricanes' Staal, Dwyer out Tuesday vs. Sabres

    NHL.com Oct 13
    Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and forward Patrick Dwyer will not play Tuesday against the Buffalo Sabres (7:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN), coach Bill Peters told the Hurricanes website Monday. Staal (upper body) and Dwyer (lower body) are day-to-...
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  • Video - Hurricanes Stay Winless 00:31

    Hurricanes Stay Winless

    Oct 28
    Linden Vey and Jannik Hansen each scored their third goal of the season in Vancouver's 4-1 win over Carolina, which fell to 0-5-2.
  • Video - Oilers Power Past Hurricanes 01:05

    Oilers Power Past Hurricanes

    Oct 24
    Jordan Eberle scored two goals in the Oilers' 6-3 victory over the Hurricanes.
  • Video - Jets Fly By Hurricanes 01:05

    Jets Fly By Hurricanes

    Oct 21
    The Jets beat the Hurricanes 3-1 to hand Carolina its fifth straight loss.
  • Video - Rangers Top Hurricanes For Shootout Win 01:03

    Rangers Top Hurricanes For Shootout Win

    Oct 16
    Rick Nash scored the only goal in the shootout period to lead the Rangers past the Hurricanes 2-1.

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