What Went Wrong: Carolina Hurricanes

The Carolina Hurricanes took to the 2018-2019 with aplomb, securing their first playoff berth since 2009 and becoming a Bunch of Jerks in the process. To say the season was transformative goes without saying, but they were still swept out of the playoffs by the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Final. So, what wentContinue reading “What Went Wrong: Carolina Hurricanes”

Bruins: Boston Sweeps Carolina, Advances to Stanley Cup Final

The Boston Bruins have swept the Carolina Hurricanes right out of the Eastern Conference Final and will await either the San Jose Sharks or St. Louis Blues for the Stanley Cup Final. The Bruins took Game Four in decisive fashion, pasting the Hurricanes to the wall thanks to an effortless goaltending performance by Tuukka RaskContinue reading “Bruins: Boston Sweeps Carolina, Advances to Stanley Cup Final”

Bruins: Boston Capitalizes, Takes 3-0 Series Lead

The Boston Bruins have the Carolina Hurricanes right where they want them thanks to a 2-1 victory in Game Three on Tuesday night. That puts Boston ahead three games to zero in the best-of-seven Eastern Conference Final and leaves the Hurricanes on the brink of elimination. Boston will have the opportunity to complete the sweepContinue reading “Bruins: Boston Capitalizes, Takes 3-0 Series Lead”

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”