Carolina Hurricanes News
U Network: Richt reaches out to Miami alumni needing help
Mark Richt has started what he calls "The U Network" at Miami, an outreach to former players, especially those needing jobs.
Fleury, Methot, Neal give Golden Knights a solid foundation
In 1999, the Atlanta Thrashers selected 26 players in the expansion draft. Ten of those players never played a game for the Thrashers. In 2000, the Columbus Blue Jackets selected goaltender Dwayne Roloson, defenseman Mathieu Schneider and forwards Turner Stevenson and Dallas Drake. None of them
Complete protected, unprotected lists for expansion Vegas Golden Knights
Protected: and unProtected: lists ahead of Wednesday's expansion draft announcement: ANAHEIM DUCKS Available: Spencer Abbott (F) Jared Boll (F) Sam Carrick (F) Patrick Eaves (F) Emerson Etem (F) Ryan Garbutt (F) Max Gortz (F) Nicolas Kerdiles (F) Andre Petersson (F) Logan Shaw (F) Nick Sorensen (F)
Just how tough is it to reach the NHL?
It has been well-documented that when Little Johnny begins his minor hockey career, his family has a better chance of winning the Powerball or 6-49 lotteries than he does of becoming an NHL player. Let's fast forward to about a decade later, then. By this time, Little Johnny has become an elite
Morning roundtable: Auston Matthews scoring Toronto Maple Leafs into the playoff race
What was the most impressive performance of the weekend? Craig Custance: I'm giving the nod to Auston Matthews for scoring the goal of the weekend , with that ridiculous backhand that beat Carolina Hurricanes goalie Cam Ward on Sunday night. The goal pulled Matthews even with Patrik Laine of the
Martin St. Louis, Marian Gaborik among best trade-deadline acquisitions in the past five years
For every shiny bauble a general manager reaches for at the trade deadline, searching for pieces that fit perfectly into a playoff-drive or Stanley Cup puzzle, there are countless others with hidden jagged edges that end up leaving a franchise bloodied and battered. With the trade deadline just two
Morning roundtable: Vegas Golden Knights will change the way teams attack the trade deadline
How will this year's trade deadline be influenced by the expansion draft? Pierre LeBrun: It won't affect the top four to five elite teams that have their eyes on the prize and nothing else. Those teams can wait to deal with their expansion-draft decisions after the season. But for almost every
This week's Big Question: How has the compacted schedule affected you?
This week's Big Question: How has the compacted schedule affected you? Sidney Crosby , C, Pittsburgh Penguins : "You've got to just make sure you get your rest when you get the opportunity. Second half here, there's not going to be much time here to rest and relax. This is the fun part of the
Ranking the NHL playoff dark horses
As we make our way out of the NHL All-Star break and toward the trade deadline, teams are busy assessing their chances of making the postseason. With many teams on the bubble, the next month or so will shape whether they are buyers or sellers. Heading into February, 12 teams that are sitting on the
Power Rankings: Washington Capitals still the cream of the crop
Now things will get really interesting. The All-Star break is over, and the trade deadline is a month away. As we enter the stretch run, will Washington keep the train rolling? Is Toronto for real? And how bad will things get in Colorado ? (Hint: very, very bad.) Here are the final Power Rankings