It’s hard to say which was more important: Cam Ward winning his 300th game for the Carolina Hurricanes or the Canes winning a game. Ward had a quick answer to that Tuesday, December, 12 in Las Vegas after the Canes’ 3-2 shootout victory over the Vegas Golden Knights. “Let’s be serious, we needed a win,” he said. That the 300 career wins all have come with the Hurricanes is a milestone.
The odds of the Carolina Hurricanes making the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time since 2009 are dwindling. According to Hockey-Reference.com, which computes playoff odds, the Hurricanes have a 29.2 percent chance of making the postseason.
The Carolina Hurricanes are counting on consistent scoring from Teuvo Teravainen and Sebastian Aho this season. The potential is there, as the two Finns proved again Nov. 13, 2017 in a 5-1 win over Dallas.
After taking one point from bottom-feeding Arizona on Saturday, the Hurricanes are in last place in the Metropolitan Division, 1-4-2 in their past seven, four points out of a playoff spot and trending the wrong way.
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