The Detroit Red Wings gave Henrik Zetterberg and Pavel Datsyuk the night off. They didn't really need their stars — not with Petr Mrazek stopping every shot he faced. Mrazek made 35 saves in his third shutout of the season, leading Detroit to a 2-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday.
Buffalo built a 4-0 lead on goals by Ennis, Mikhail Grigorenko, Brian Gionta and Johan Larsson, and then held on as Carolina made a late charge to cut the deficit to one on Eric Staal's goal with 5:22 remaining in regulation.
Nathan Gerbe and Chris Terry scored in the shootout, and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-2 on Saturday. Jordan Staal had a goal and an assist, and Elias Lindholm also scored in regulation to help the Hurricanes win a matchup of teams eliminated from playoff contention.
Jesper Fast and J.T. Miller scored, and Mats Zuccarello had the lone goal in the shootout as the New York Rangers edged the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Saturday night.
Dan Ellis made 22 saves for his first shutout of the season, and Brandon Pirri scored in the second period to lead the Florida Panthers to a 2-0 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night.
N.C. Central opens its women’s portion of the MEAC Tournament today at noon when the Lady Eagles take on Maryland-Eastern Shore in Norfolk at the Scope Arena.
Andrej Nestrasil helped the Carolina Hurricanes get a rare road win on Monday night.
The Carolina Hurricanes return to PNC Arena following a four-game road trip when they host the Anaheim Ducks tonight (7 p.m., FSS).
Canes comeback from two-goal deficit, push
Carolina returns from All-Star break with win
Nathan Gerbe and Justin Faulk each had a goal and an assist to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night. Brad Malone also scored for the Hurricanes and Anton Khudobin made 30 saves.
Vladimir Tarasenko tied it early in the third period and T.J. Oshie had the lone goal in a shootout to lift the St. Louis Blues to a tougher-than-expected 5-4 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night.
Jeff Skinner scored one of Carolina’s four goals in the second period, and the Hurricanes beat Buffalo 5-2 on Thursday night, sending the Sabres to their sixth straight loss.
Jiri Sekac and Lars Eller scored second-period goals, and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-1 on Monday night.