Meeting for the first time in the post-season, the Carolina Hurricanes and Nashville Predators will begin their first round series of the 2019 Stanley Cup Playoffs on Monday.
The Carolina Hurricanes punched their ticket to first place in the Central Division Friday after the Dallas Stars defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning by a final score of 5-2.
The Carolina Hurricanes are tired of being considered mere playoff qualifiers and are ready to enter the conversation as serious Stanley Cup contenders. Now that they’ve qualified for the playoffs in consecutive seasons for the first time since the early 2000s, the Hurricanes think they have the young core to make it happen. They acquiredContinue reading “Hurricanes: Aho, Svechnikov Set to Emerge and Lead Carolina to Lasting Playoff Success”
In a rematch of last year’s conference final, the Boston Bruins will do battle with the Carolina Hurricanes. This all happened because the Bruins went through the round robin without a win and the Hurricanes took down the New York Rangers in a Qualifying Round sweep. The Rangers went on to a consolation prize byContinue reading “2020 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Carolina Hurricanes vs. Boston Bruins”
After knocking off the New York Islanders on Friday night, the Carolina Hurricanes find themselves in possession of a history-making 5-0-0 start and are looking every bit like contenders. “Their speed gives everybody trouble,” Islanders coach Barry Trotz said of the opposition. “They’re all about pressure and their (defence) get up on it, and pressure,Continue reading “Hurricanes: Carolina Goes 5-0-0 to Start Season”