Tuesday Hurricanes Report

Carolina Hurricanes Report

  • Yesterday’s blog about the Hurricanes pursuing Marc Staal can be found here.
  • Should the Canes trade a defenseman? (Cardiac Cane)
  • Corey Sznajder looks at the past week for the Canes (Shutdown Line)
  • Matt Karash looks at the tough week ahead for the Hurricanes (Hockey Buzz)

Metropolitan Division Update

  • After starting out the season extremely strong, the Penguins have cooled off and are on a two-game losing streak to go along with their .500 record in the last 10 games, but still lead the division
  • The Capitals have moved into second, despite missing Alex Ovechkin for a couple of games last week.
  • Things have really come together for the Rangers after a rough start, winning seven of their last 10 and moving into third, while reaching a winning record.
  • The Hurricanes are two points behind the Rangers, for fourth in the Metropolitan.
  • Devils have been having an up and down season, but only sit a point behind the Canes in fifth with 15 points.
  • The Islanders are going through a rough patch right now, losing four in a row, including once to the Hurricanes, and falling to sixth in the division.
  • Blue Jackets won their last game, but are in seventh.
  • The Flyers are slowly warming up winning twice in their last three, but sit in last with 11 points.


Topics: Carolina Hurricanes

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