Playoff Preview: Boston Bruins vs. Carolina Hurricanes

The Boston Bruins and Carolina Hurricanes will tangle in the Eastern Conference Final, renewing a rivalry that marks the third time these teams have met in the post-season since the franchise moved away from Hartford and the fifth time overall. The last time the Hurricanes and Bruins met in the playoffs (2009), the Hurricanes tookContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Boston Bruins vs. Carolina Hurricanes”

Hurricanes: Carolina Sinks Islanders, Completes Sweep

The Carolina Hurricanes have swept the New York Islanders out of the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, capping the series with a 5-2 win on Friday night. The Hurricanes overwhelmed their opponents again when it mattered, even if the Islanders had more shots on goal and registered more hits. New York opened theContinue reading “Hurricanes: Carolina Sinks Islanders, Completes Sweep”

Hurricanes: Carolina’s One Game Away from Sweeping Islanders

The Carolina Hurricanes are one game away from sweeping the New York Islanders out of the second round, if you can believe it. They put the Islanders against the ropes with a 5-2 win Wednesday, granting a commanding 3-0 series lead despite what could’ve been a major setback for the Bunch of Jerks. That setbackContinue reading “Hurricanes: Carolina’s One Game Away from Sweeping Islanders”

Playoff Preview: Carolina Hurricanes vs. Washington Capitals

The Washington Capitals are on their way to defend their Stanley Cup title and the first stop is against the Carolina Hurricanes. The defending champs enter first in the Metropolitan Division, while the Hurricanes are locked in the first wild card spot in the Eastern Conference. This marks the first playoff berth for Carolina sinceContinue reading “Playoff Preview: Carolina Hurricanes vs. Washington Capitals”

2017-2018 Season Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs

Things have been looking up for the Toronto Maple Leafs and that could mean big things are in store for 2017-2018. Last season, the club went 40-27-15 and made it to the post-season for the first time in four seasons. They’re ready to take the next step. “Part of the excitement for our fans isContinue reading “2017-2018 Season Preview: Toronto Maple Leafs”