Hurricanes hammer Senators to end four-game slide

More Sports / Ice Hockey Nov 12, 2019

Hurricanes hammer Senators to end four-game slide

The Carolina Hurricanes had been struggling to find goals and wins. Facing the Ottawa Senators for the second time in three days solved both problems. Sebastian Aho scored twice, Joel Edmundson had a goal and two assists, and the Hurricanes beat the Senators 8-2 on ...

Bruins sweep Hurricanes to reach Stanley Cup Final

More Sports / Ice Hockey May 17, 2019

Bruins sweep Hurricanes to reach Stanley Cup Final

Boston's top line kept finding ways to score, especially on the power play. With a chance to clinch another series, Tuukka Rask was perfect — again. Rask posted his seventh career playoff shutout, and the Bruins swept the Carolina Hurricanes out of the Eastern Conference ...

Capitals beat Hurricanes to expand series lead

More Sports / Ice Hockey Apr 14, 2019

Capitals beat Hurricanes to expand series lead

Brooks Orpik scored less than two minutes into overtime, Alex Ovechkin had two assists and the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 on Saturday to give the defending Stanley Cup champions a 2-0 lead in the first-round series. The tone was set for a ...

Jets strike early, pound Hurricanes

More Sports / Ice Hockey Mar 9, 2019

Jets strike early, pound Hurricanes

With first place in their sights, the Winnipeg Jets delivered their most dominant performance of the season. Andrew Copp scored twice, Nikolaj Ehlers had a goal and two assists, and the Jets rode a four-goal first period to an 8-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes ...

Flames beat Hurricanes for seventh straight win

More Sports / Ice Hockey Jan 15, 2018

Flames beat Hurricanes for seventh straight win

The Calgary Flames are going so well, they are rolling to easy victories even without their top scorer. Dougie Hamilton scored twice, Mike Smith made 38 saves and the Flames ran their winning streak to seven straight games with a 4-1 victory over the Carolina ...

Crosby stars as Penguins rally past 'Canes

More Sports / Ice Hockey 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 didn't. ...

Ovechkin scores as Capitals clinch playoff spot

More Sports / Ice Hockey 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 Capitals ...

Rangers edge Hurricanes to halt losing streak

More Sports / Ice Hockey 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 routinely ...