The Good, The Bad, and The Future

The Good The Hurricanes first line has been one of the best lines in hockey to date. The combination of young stars Jeff Skinner and Victor Rask with veteran journeyman Lee Stempniak has proved to be unstoppable in the early goings of the 2016 season. From past campaigns, it could be seen Rask and Skinner had some chemistry together, but...

Storm Report: The Carolina Hurricanes Playoff Drought and Rebuilding the Right Way

All sports fans can agree on one simple truth. Losing sucks, and there is nothing that can ease the pain of a loss. There is nothing that can ease the gut wrenching pain of losing multiple games in a row. There is most certainly nothing that can ease the pain of supporting a team who doesn't make the playoffs year...

Player Spotlight: Noah Hanifin

The Hurricanes rebuild has been centred around a mobile young defense core, and a centrepiece of that unit is the Hurricanes 2015 5th overall pick, Noah Hanifin. A top prospect out of Boston College, Hanifin was the undisputed best defensive skater of his class. In his first NHL season Hanifin had a promising performance, but as any young NHL defensemen...

Hurricanes Still Searching for Consistency

The Carolina Hurricanes failed to take advantage of a tired Philadelphia Flyers team. The Flyers came into PNC Arena on short rest after losing to the Pittsburg Penguins the night before. Coming off their best team effort of the season against the Rangers, the Hurricanes were looking to put together back to back wins and build some momentum early...

Skinner’s Pseudo Hat Trick Lifts the Hurricanes

Jeff Skinner carries the Hurricanes to a win in their home opener against the Rangers.

Carolina Hurricanes Roller Coaster Road Trip

October is the kind of month that represents the changing of the seasons.  Fall is kicking into high gear, and to sports fans there is the proverbial handoff from baseball season to hockey and basketball season.  For Carolina Hurricanes fans however, October has a completely different meaning.  While other teams are gearing up for the new season, Canes fans...