Mar 16, 2014; Raleigh, NC, USA; Carolina Hurricanes forward Jordan Staal (11) is congratulated by teammates forward Eric Staal (12) and defensemen Justin Faulk (27) after his first period goal against the Edmonton Oilers at PNC Arena. Mandatory Credit: James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports

Friday Carolina Hurricanes Report


 

Carolina Hurricanes News

  • The Carolina Hurricanes signed prospect Dennis Robertson to an entry level contract. (Cardiac Cane)
  • Yesterday’s post about potential free agents that could the Canes bottom-six can be found here.
  • Anton Khudobin keeps giving the Carolina Hurricanes a chance to win. (Sunbelt Hockey)

 

Metropolitan Division Update

Many teams in the Metropolitan Division took the ice on Thursday night.

The division leading Pittsburgh Penguins took on the Detroit Red Wings in Hockey Town last night. A tightly contested game ended in a 5-4 overtime win for the Detroit Red Wings on their home ice. Daniel Alfredsson led the way for the Wings with his 3 point (2 goals, 1 assist) night.

The Columbus Blue Jackets took on the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night, and they were back in action Thursday night against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre in Quebec. The Blue Jackets picked up a big 3-2 win over Montreal. Brandon Dubinsky, Ryan Johansen and Derek MacKenzie all scored for the Columbus Blue Jackets.

The Philadelphia Flyers picked up an important 4-2 win over the Dallas Stars on Thursday. Wayne Simmonds scored 2 of the Flyers’ 4 goals, while Jamie Benn scored both of Dallas’ goals against the Flyers. Steve Mason played very well for the Philadelphia Flyers in net with 33 saves on 35 shots.

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