The New York Islanders scored six goals again. Johnny Boychuk scored the tiebreaking goal on a slap shot with 4:25 remaining and the Islanders rallied to beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-4 Thursday night. ''The second period you just get away from everything you did well,'' Weight said.
A line that's been clicking recently just might help the Carolina Hurricanes escape from the bottom of their division. Behind Sebastian Aho, Jordan Staal and Teuvo Teravainen, Carolina goes for its fourth straight win over the slumping Buffalo Sabres on Saturday night at KeyBank Center.
The NHL season is not even a quarter complete, which should mean it's far too early to wonder about playoff implications of a particular game. The game Thursday will end a mini-break for the Islanders, who haven't played since Saturday, when they snapped a two-game losing streak by beating the host St. Louis Blues 5-2. […]
With the score even at one early in the third period, Teravainen took over, netting his first career hat trick au natural as the Hurricanes beat the Dallas Stars 5-1. • Jordan Staal was busy with assists on four of Carolina’s five goals. • Carolina has picked up points in their last five games.
Brandon Saad missed an early opportunity for the Chicago Blackhawks, but he rose to the occasion when it really counted. Saad scored at 1:44 of overtime to give Chicago a 4-3 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. Alex DeBrincat scored two goals and Gustav Forsling had one for Chicago, which scored three times […]
Jordan Staal got himself into the right place at the right time on Friday night. Staal had two goals, Cam Ward made 25 saves and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-1 for their second straight victory. Right after Ward smothered a breakaway for Cam Atkinson, Staal snapped a 1-1 tie 8:54 into […]
The names of former Blackhawks dotted the Carolina Hurricanes locker room, making those who are here now a lot more comfortable. "Even Dahly, who was my roommate in Rockford, so we go way back," said Scott Darling, referring to former Blackhawks defenseman Klas Dahlbeck. The Hurricanes are the latest team to have a big influx […]
The Arizona Coyotes travel to Washington on Monday night looking for their first back-to-back wins of the season. The struggling Coyotes (2-12-1) defeated the Carolina Hurricanes 2-1 in a shootout on Saturday for their first home win of the season. After opening 0-10-1, Arizona won for the second time in four games after Carolina forced […]
–The NHL usually makes a big deal of their outdoor games, but it seems like the tilt between the Maple Leafs and Capitals in Annapolis this March isn’t getting much attention. —Cam Ward had been serving as the starting goalie for the Carolina Hurricanes for years. –Popular Nashville Predators fan Ben Butzbach, who used to […]
Anaheim Ducks coach Randy Carlyle said goalie Ryan Miller was brought in to be a veteran presence and not just a backup to starter John Gibson. On Sunday he got that chance and rose to the occasion, stopping 34 shots as the Ducks beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 in a shootout. ''In tonight's appearance he […]
*Clayton Keller has been the rookie silver lining for an Arizona Coyotes team that has been absolutely dreadful to start the season. *Carolina Hurricanes ownership is challenging any interested buyers to start coming up with the money as that franchise's long-term future continues to be swirling.
Scott Darling needs to be better if the Carolina Hurricanes are going to make good use of their underlying numbers. Can you believe we’re already getting to the point where teams are talking about sending guys back to their junior teams after nine-game tryouts are over, or otherwise keeping them around?