Sports: Hurricanes

Jan. 09, 2014 @ 10:03 PM

Hurricanes leave Maple Leafs by curb for pickup 6-1

Jordan Staal had a goal and three assists, and Jeff Skinner extended his offensive surge with a goal and an assist to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 6-1 win over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Thursday night.


Jan. 07, 2014 @ 06:47 PM

Blizzard trumps Hurricane: Carolina at Buffalo postponed Tuesday

The Hurricanes have been shut down by a blizzard. The NHL has postponed the game scheduled for Tuesday night in Buffalo between the Sabres and Carolina because of a snowstorm in western New York.


Jan. 02, 2014 @ 10:26 PM

Skinner's hat trick leads Canes past Caps in OT

Jeff Skinner scored three goals, including the winner in overtime, and Anton Khudobin made 38 saves in his first start in 2½ months Thursday night in the Carolina Hurricanes' 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals.


Jan. 01, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Hurricanes trade longtime D Tim Gleason for Leafs' D Liles

The Toronto Maple Leafs acquired veteran defenseman Tim Gleason from the Carolina Hurricanes on Wednesday in exchange for defenseman John-Michael Liles.


Jan. 01, 2014 @ 12:56 AM

Canes overcome 3-goal deficit in 3rd, win in OT

Alexander Semin scored 3:27 into the extra session, and the Hurricanes snapped a five-game losing streak with a come-from-behind, 5-4 victory against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.


Dec. 21, 2013 @ 10:47 PM

Lightning strikes thrice: Canes lose 2 leads, fall in OT

Radko Gudas scored 2:16 into overtime as the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 on Saturday night.


Dec. 20, 2013 @ 10:01 PM

Capitals' 3 power play goals do in Hurricanes at PNC Arena

Troy Brouwer had a goal and an assist, and the Washington Capitals scored three power-play goals in the second period of a 4-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night.


Dec. 12, 2013 @ 10:46 PM

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Dec. 13, 2013 @ 12:46 AM

Flames fan Hurricanes in OT

Chris Butler scored with four seconds left in overtime after Karri Ramo stopped Jeff Skinner on a penalty shot late in the third period, giving the Calgary Flames a 2-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.


Jan. 01, 2014 @ 12:22 AM

Hurricanes overcome 3-0 deficit in 3rd, win in OT

Alexander Semin scored 3:27 into the extra session, and the Hurricanes snapped a five-game losing streak with a come-from-behind, 5-4 victory against the Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday night.


Nov. 13, 2013 @ 01:11 AM

Canes hand Avalanche first road loss of year, 2-1 at PNC Center

The Carolina Hurricanes continued their solid play on their homestand by handing the Colorado Avalanche their first road loss of the season. Jordan Staal and Patrick Dwyer each had a goal and an assist, lifting the Hurricanes to a 2-1 victory over the Avalanche on Tuesday.


Nov. 07, 2013 @ 10:56 PM

Hurricanes edge Islanders behind Peters, Dvorak

Justin Peters wants the Carolina Hurricanes to believe in him. They say they do — especially after performances like this. Peters stopped 21 shots in his third career shutout and the Hurricanes beat the New York Islanders 1-0 on Thursday night.


Oct. 24, 2013 @ 11:14 PM

Hurricanes lose game and Cam Ward for 3-4 weeks to injury

Nino Niederreiter and Zach Parise scored for Minnesota with the first two shots of the season against Carolina fill-in goalie Justin Peters, and the Wild beat the Hurricanes 3-1 on Thursday night despite losing their own starting goalie to injury.


Oct. 17, 2013 @ 10:16 PM

Hurricanes score unanswered 3 in 3rd to beat Toronto 3-2

The Carolina Hurricanes used a three-goal third period to rally for a 3-2 victory on Thursday over the Toronto Maple Leafs, who lost goalie James Reimer to an injury. Ron Hainsey scored the game-winner for the Hurricanes. It was Toronto's first loss since Oct. 8.


Oct. 16, 2013 @ 04:22 PM

Blackhawks stymie Hurricanes' comeback in SO win

Patrick Sharp scored in the shootout after scoring his 200th career goal, helping the Chicago Blackhawks claim the 2,500th regular-season victory in club history with a 3-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.