Sports: Hurricanes

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.

Oct. 13, 2013 @ 07:23 PM

Klinkhammer leads Coyotes over Canes

Carolina squanders power-play chances in home loss

Oct. 10, 2013 @ 10:30 PM

Gerbe goal in 3rd lifts Canes past Caps in Washington

Nathan Gerbe scored the tiebreaking goal at 6:59 of the third period, Anton Khudobin stopped 30 shots and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Washington Capitals 3-2 Thursday night.

Oct. 09, 2013 @ 10:56 PM

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

Baseball, amateur golf, NCCU, Hurricanes, UNC golf, NASCAR ...

Oct. 08, 2013 @ 11:38 PM


 Jussi Jokinen enjoyed his four-plus seasons in Carolina and understood when the rebuilding Hurricanes sent him to Pittsburgh last spring as part of a salary dump. Imagine the damage he might have done on Tuesday night if he was angry. Jokinen poured in three goals for his first hat trick in nearly six years and the Penguins remained unbeaten with a 5-2 win.

Oct. 07, 2013 @ 08:35 AM

Hurricanes edge Flyers, 2-1

After squandering a third-period lead in a season-opening loss to Detroit, the Carolina Hurricanes were happy to be in a similar position against the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday.

Sep. 26, 2013 @ 10:04 PM

Gerbe goal snaps 1-1 tie with 38 ticks left as Canes nip Jackets

Nathan Gerbe scored his second goal of the game with 38 seconds remaining to lift the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets in a preseason game Thursday night.

Sep. 22, 2013 @ 04:32 PM

Skinner leads Canes past Canadiens for 1st preseason win

Jeff Skinner scored the winner and Anton Khudobin made 41 saves to lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 3-1 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday night.

Sep. 19, 2013 @ 10:05 PM

Sabres bury Hurricanes in preseason Game 2

Brayden McNabb had two goals and an assist to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 5-2 preseason victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night.

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