Sports: Hurricanes

Sep. 19, 2013 @ 12:05 AM

Canes fall to Columbus in preseason debut

Sean Collins scored with 13:34 left and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-4 in an exhibition game Wednesday night.

Sep. 12, 2013 @ 10:30 PM

Canes sign veteran defenseman Hainsey to fill blue-line void

The Carolina Hurricanes opened preseason camp Thursday by filling a gaping hole on the blue line when general manager Jim Rutherford announced that free-agent defenseman Ron Hainsey had agreed to a one-year, $2 million contract.

Aug. 14, 2013 @ 10:11 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: Wednesday's college and other sports news in brief

Duke loses another offensive tackle ... UNC's Roy Williams 'tired' of P.J. Hairston drama

Jul. 25, 2013 @ 04:53 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at Thursday's college and other sports news

Colts part ways with embattled former Riverside High star Weslye Saunders ... Peter Karmanos, Doug Weight named to U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame ...

Jul. 19, 2013 @ 10:10 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at college and other sports news in brief

NCCU football announces schedule change, moving game from Saturday Oct. 12 to Thursday Oct. 10 to accomodate national TV broadcast. Nov. 2 game will also be televised nationally.

Jul. 19, 2013 @ 06:20 PM

NHL's Carolina Hurricanes release 2013-14 schedule

Hurricanes to open regular season at home against Detroit on Friday, Oct. 4.

Jul. 11, 2013 @ 10:57 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at Thursday's college and other sports news

Hurricanes sign winger, goalie and defenseman to one-year, two-way deals ... More ...

Jul. 10, 2013 @ 10:44 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: Wednesday's college and other sports news in brief

Ex-UNC ace Matt Harvey to sit out scheduled start for Mets Saturday with blister, putting him among top candidates to start for NL in Tuesday's MLB All-Star Game.

Jul. 05, 2013 @ 11:15 PM

Canes reach deals with D Komisarek, G Khudobin

The Carolina Hurricanes opened free agency by giving one-year contracts to veteran defenseman Mike Komisarek and backup goalie Anton Khudobin.

The deals announced Friday will pay Komisarek $700,000 and Khudobin $800,000.

Jun. 30, 2013 @ 11:04 PM

Hurricanes take Swedish center with 5th pick of draft

Carolina drafts Elias Lindholm, swaps McBain for Sekera with Buffalo

Jun. 29, 2013 @ 11:07 PM

Avalanche looking at MacKinnon for 1st pick

The Colorado Avalanche own the top pick in the NHL draft and a whole lot of options. Nathan MacKinnon and Seth Jones. Jonathan Drouin and Aleksander Barkov. They are the top candidates to go first Sunday at the Prudential Center.

May. 02, 2013 @ 10:43 PM

Fanfare-Colleges: A look at college and other news in brief

NCCU's Willie Calvin wins MEAC high jump title

May. 01, 2013 @ 10:18 PM

UNC’s understated Bryant to enter N.C. Hall of Fame

Each living honoree will speak at tonight’s North Carolina Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet. When asked how long his speech will be, former North Carolina running back Kelvin Bryant chuckled.

“Not that long, trust me,” Bryant said. “It’s real short and straight to the point.”

Apr. 25, 2013 @ 11:49 PM

Staal-in: Rangers rebound to top 3-Staal Canes in OT

Forward Jared Staal, recalled from the minor leagues on Wednesday, joined two of his older brothers Eric and Jordan in the starting lineup for the Hurricanes against the Rangers — fourth brother Marc's team.

Apr. 23, 2013 @ 10:21 PM

Hurricanes stop Islanders in shootout

With the point they received by reaching overtime, coupled with a loss by the Winnipeg Jets at Washington, the Islanders secured a place in the playoffs for the first time since 2007.