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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night October 18

Wednesday, October 19, 2011

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VOTE: Fantasy 3 Stars of the Night October 18

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Nightly Scrap: Canes dominate Stanley Cup rematch

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Canes dominate Stanley Cup rematch

The Carolina Hurricanes simply continue to score goals in buckets.  As an excellent combination of veteran presence and youth, the team seems to be finally establishing their identity.  What better way to show that to the rest of the League than embarassing the team they beat in the playoffs just five short years ago. Captain…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Carolina Hurricanes

Sunday, June 13, 2010

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Fantasy Season in Review: Carolina Hurricanes

Offensive Corps: Eric Staal, Jussi Jokinen and Ray Whitney for the most part resembled the Carolina Hurricanes top line.  Staal, mostly known for his goal scoring ability, can elevate the play of his wingers and did so by accumulating 41 assists..  Jokinen went from a free grab on waivers to a legitimate 60 point scoring…

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Sleeper Watch: Rutherford Expects to Sign Babchuk

Friday, June 4, 2010

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Sleeper Watch: Rutherford Expects to Sign Babchuk

According to Chip Alexander of the News Observer, defenseman Anton Babchuk may be on his way back to the Carolina Hurricanes.  The former 21st overall and Chicago Blackhawk last skated in the NHL in the 2008-2009 season where he officially broke out with a 16 goal campaign.  This campaign of course came sandwiched between two…

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Fantasizing… (Dec 12)

Saturday, December 12, 2009

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Fantasizing… (Dec 12)

Fantasizing looks to uncover some of the excellent potential buy-low options, free agent pickups and some other trends that could help your fantasy team get an edge. 

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Short Shifts

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

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Short Shifts

UPDATED 2PM Tarik El Bashir is reporting that Alex Ovechkin will make his return to the Capitals lineup tonight against the Rangers. Alexander Semin will be a game-time decision as he wasn’t at the morning skate Caps Lineup Brian Gionta will miss his second straight game tonight due to a lower body injury. Habs Lineup Joni…

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Short Shifts

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

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Short Shifts

Notable lineup happenings from around the NHL: Joni Pitkanen will not play tonight for the Hurricanes. He has a fever. The Canes still have to decide whether to use Conboy on defence or make a call-up. Canes Lineup Shea Weber returned sooner than expected from his foot injury, playing last night against the Sharks. Preds Lineup…

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Demitra, Pitkanen to Miss Start of Season

Thursday, September 10, 2009

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Take caution on draft day, the Canucks forward Pavol Demitra and Hurricanes defenceman Joni Pitkanen are both expected to miss the start of the season as they recover from surgery.  Demitra, 34, is expected to be out at least six weeks after undergoing shoulder surgery to repair a tear in his front and back rotator…

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Carolina Hurricanes 2009/10 Season Preview

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

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Carolina Hurricanes 2008/09: 45-30-7 – 97 pts (2nd in Southeast, 6th in East) Arrived: Andrew Alberts (PHI), Aaron Ward (BOS), Tom Kostopoulos (MON), Stephane Yelle (BOS) Departed: Patrick Eaves (DET), Frantisek Kaberle (UFA) After a ho-hum regular season, the Hurricanes busted out in the playoffs, beating the Devils and Bruins in seven games each before…

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