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'78-'79 Atlanta Flames Upset '08-'09 Washington Capitals in Surprise Sweep

Well, the Bruce Boudreau-led ’08-’09 Washington Capitals underperformed in a playoff like only a Bruce Boudreau-led team can. Not only did they get upset, they got thoroughly dominated in this four-game sweep. 691 more words

Ultimate NHL Playoff

'Canes GM Francis says Semin will be ready for training camp

Carolina Hurricanes GM Ron Francis could’ve been worried about a report saying Alexander Semin returned to the United States to rehab from offseason wrist surgery… 154 more words

Carolina Hurricanes

Poll: Should the Hurricanes move a big name?

The Carolina Hurricanes have missed the playoffs for five straight seasons, yet they have the bloated core contracts of a perennial contender.

The combined salary cap hits of Eric Staal ($8.25 million), Alexander Semin ($7 million), Cam Ward ($6.3 million), Jordan Staal ($6 million), Jeff Skinner ($5.725 million) and Justin Faulk ($4.83 million) make up a whopping $38.1 million in cap payroll for six players. 403 more words

New York Rangers

Looking to make the leap: Ryan Murphy

A year ago Ryan Murphy was considered one of the Carolina Hurricanes top young prospects.

Fast-forward a year and Murphy, the Hurricanes’ 12th overall selection at the 2011 NHL Draft is still looking to make the leap as a regular NHL defenseman. 287 more words

Carolina Hurricanes

It's Carolina Hurricanes day on PHT

Throughout the month of August, PHT will be dedicating a day to all 30 NHL clubs. Today’s team? The Carolina Hurricanes.

In some ways, the Carolina Hurricanes’ offseason mirrored that of the Pittsburgh Penguins, the team that employs their former GM Jim Rutherford and enjoyed peak years with Carolina’s current GM Ron Francis. 287 more words

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Report: Semin returning to U.S. to rehab surgically repaired wrist

Alexander Semin’s recovery from offseason wrist surgery is moving along slowly.

According to Dmitry Chesnokov of Yahoo! Sports, Semin has not recovered fully from surgery and will be returning to the United States to complete his rehab. 88 more words

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