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.
There’s a lot more to unpack in the saga of Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters, accused of uttering racist remarks by former player Akim Aliu. On Wednesday night, Peters made his first public statement regarding the matter. He issued a letter to Calgary general manager Brad Treliving and sent a copy of it toContinue reading “Flames: Bill Peters and the Coming, Overdue Reckoning”
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”
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”
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”