Wednesday May 22
Jim Rutherford Needs To Improve
During the 2012-13season, coach Kirk Muller was scrutinized often for the dismal play of his team during the second half.
Sun May 19, 2013
Eric Staal Has MCL Sprain, Will Not Need Surgery
The Carolina Hurricanes got some good news today: Eric Staal has a third degree MCL sprain and will not need surgery after completing an MRI today.
Thu May 16, 2013
DeCock: Injured Canes star Staal in right place at wrong time
Blame Alexander Edler. Blame the Olympics. Blame the IIHF for holding a more-or-less meaningless tournament after every non-Olympic season.
Wed May 15, 2013
Carolina Hurricanes: Ryan Murphy Will Be Great Addition Next Season
For many seasons, the Carolina Hurricanes have been a perennial playoff contender thanks to solid goaltending and a wealth of offensive talent.
Carolina Hurricanes Need Cam Ward To Bounce Back In A Big Way
The Carolina Hurricanes were one of the larger disappointments anywhere in the league in 2013.
Fri May 10, 2013
Power Play Must Improve for Carolina Hurricanes Going Forward
Every team around the NHL has problems with something, and the Carolina Hurricanes had a very big problem with one aspect of the game.
Thu May 09, 2013
Senators continue to defy conventional wisdom
Those were some tremendous losses and on another team, any one of those players going down might have been enough to sink their chances of making the playoffs.
Carolina Hurricanes Will Go as Far as Eric Staal Takes Them
When you look at the best players around the NHL this season, one of the first names that comes to mind is Eric Staal .
Wed May 08, 2013
Minnesota Wild goalies playing musical chairs in net
When Matt Cullen won the Stanley Cup with Carolina in 2006, the Hurricanes lost their starting goalie before the team played its first road game in the playoffs.
Mon May 06, 2013
How Safe Is Kirk Muller's Job?
After a disappointing 2013 season, GM Jim Rutherford announced that there would be no coaching changes in the Carolina Hurricanes system, keeping Kirk Muller as the head coach, but how safe is Muller's position? Muller was brought in as the Canes head coach during the 2011-12 season on Nov.
Season Over For Checkers
A once very promising season came to an end on Saturday night as the Charlotte Checkers lost the deciding game of their playoff series to the Oklahoma City Barons, 6-2 at Time Warner Arena.
Sat May 04, 2013
Can Justin Peters Play As A Backup For The Hurricanes
Justin Peters is skilled. There's no denying that, but at this point, it does not look like he will be a starting goaltender in the NHL.
Fri May 03, 2013
Columnist thinks 'Canes should consider trading Jeff Skinner
It's no secret the Carolina Hurricanes struggled on defense this past season. Going without goalie Cam Ward didn't help matters much, but even with him in there they had problems keeping other teams from generating offense.
Thu May 02, 2013
The Charlotte Observer
Charlotte Checkers goalie Rob Madore gets his day in sun
Charlotte Checkers goalie Rob Madore defends the goal during Wednesday night's game against Oklahoma City Barons, Game 3 of the best -of-5 American Hockey League playoff series.
Canes' offseason changes to involve players, not staff
The Canes likely will make a number of player changes before next season but there will be no major organizational overhaul, Jim Rutherford said Thursday.
Carolina Hurricanes Should Welcome Cam Ward Back with Open Arms
There were a number of things that didn't go the way of the Carolina Hurricanes by the end of the 2013 NHL season.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Canes owner says he's committed to team, Raleigh
In an interview Tuesday, Karmanos said the fact he has put the Everblades and their arena in Estero, Fla., on the market should not be interpreted as an indication he wants or has plans to divest all of his hockey interests.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
2013 NHL Draft Order: Updated List of Picks Following Draft Lottery
The 2013 NHL draft lottery has officially transpired, with the Colorado Avalanche earning the rights to the first overall selection.
Northern Michigan News
Tough 5 weeks keeps 'Canes outside playoffs again
The Carolina Hurricanes can't seem to figure out how to play well for a full season - even one that's only 48 games long.
Sun Apr 28, 2013
Local & State News in Brief | St. Francis schedules summer academies
High school sophomores and juniors have the opportunity to earn college credits with hands-on experience during St.