Rangers finish strong to rally past Hurricanes

Nov 30, 2016

Rangers finish strong to rally past Hurricanes

Rick Nash came up big in the third period for the New York Rangers. Nash tied the score with a highlight-reel goal in the opening minute of the third and then set up Jimmy Vesey’s winner later in the period to rally the Rangers ...

Canadiens cool off Hurricanes

Nov 25, 2016

Canadiens cool off Hurricanes

The Montreal Canadiens slowed down the streaking Carolina Hurricanes. Max Pacioretty broke a tie 14 seconds into the third period and the NHL-leading Canadiens beat Carolina 2-1 on Thursday to end the Hurricanes’ winning streak at five games. Carey Price made 31 saves, and ...

Silfverberg steers Ducks past Hurricanes

Nov 11, 2016

Silfverberg steers Ducks past Hurricanes

Jakob Silfverberg had a career game for the Anaheim Ducks on the same night teammate Ryan Getzlaf set a club record. Silfverberg had two goals and two assists, leading the Ducks to a 4-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday. Ryan Kesler added ...

Crosby stars as Penguins rally past 'Canes

Mar 18, 2016

Crosby stars as Penguins rally past 'Canes

Matt Murray’s steadiness in the face of adversity is one of the reasons the Pittsburgh Penguins made the precocious 21-year-old the primary backup goaltender behind Marc-Andre Fleury. Surrendering two goals to Carolina in the opening five minutes Thursday night, Murray could have panicked. He ...

Ovechkin scores as Capitals clinch playoff spot

Mar 16, 2016

Ovechkin scores as Capitals clinch playoff spot

Unafraid to look at their substantial lead atop the NHL standings, Washington Capitals players knew they were on the verge of clinching a playoff spot before they took the ice against the Carolina Hurricanes. With almost a month left in the regular season, the ...

Rangers edge Hurricanes to halt losing streak

Dec 1, 2015

Rangers edge Hurricanes to halt losing streak

The New York Rangers didn’t score many style points in their victory over the Carolina Hurricanes. The Rangers held on for a 4-3 win on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak, but they almost squandered a three-goal lead against a team they ...

Hurricanes storm past Maple Leafs

Jan 20, 2015

Hurricanes storm past Maple Leafs

The Carolina Hurricanes took advantage of the struggling Toronto Maple Leafs and kept up their strong play this month. Eric Staal scored twice and Anton Khudobin stopped 34 shots to lead the Hurricanes to a 4-1 victory over the Maple Leafs on Monday night. ...

Sharks debutant Grosenick repels Hurricanes

Nov 17, 2014

Sharks debutant Grosenick repels Hurricanes

San Jose rookie goalkeeper Troy Grosenick stopped everything the Carolina Hurricanes threw at him in a 2-0 win on Sunday. Grosenick, making his NHL debut, made 45 saves to earn the win. He became the 22nd NHL goalkeeper to earn a shutout in his ...

Islanders beat Hurricanes

Oct 11, 2014

Islanders beat Hurricanes

These New York Islanders didn’t look much like the team that finished last year in last place. Which makes sense: So many of the contributors Friday night weren’t with them when last season ended. Johnny Boychuk had a goal and two assists in his ...

Underachieving Hurricanes part ways with Muller

May 6, 2014

Underachieving Hurricanes part ways with Muller

Ron Francis wasted little time putting his stamp on the Carolina Hurricanes. One week into his new job as general manager, Francis fired coach Kirk Muller and most of his staff. Now leading a franchise that has made the playoffs just once in eight ...

Sabres edge Hurricanes

Feb 26, 2014

Sabres edge Hurricanes

Ryan Miller was more concerned about overcoming jetlag than thinking about providing a memorable send-off in what could potentially have been one of the goalie’s final games for the Buffalo Sabres. A little over a day after returning to Buffalo from the Sochi Games, ...

Gerbe, Tlusty lift Hurricanes over Flyers

Jan 23, 2014

Gerbe, Tlusty lift Hurricanes over Flyers

Nathan Gerbe enjoys working on trick shots in practice, so he figured why not try it in a game. Gerbe’s remarkable highlight-reel tally — one that likely will be a candidate for top NHL goal of the season — helped the Carolina Hurricanes beat ...