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Workrate Decodes the CBA: Injured Players and Roster Moves

The recent Connor McDavid injury made many hockey fans and writers collectively lose their ship (ship? I guess we’re a family blog.) and make great exaggerations as to what the Oilers needed to do, with the term “Long Term Injured Reserve” being thrown around. 1,021 more words

Hockey School

Replacing the Wiz - What Veterans Are Left?

47 seconds. That’s it. Forty-seven seconds is all Carolina Hurricanes fans got to see of James Wisniewski during regular season hockey. And, barring a playoff run or a Wolverine-like ACL regeneration… 1,078 more words

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Hurricanes' Wisniewski expected to miss 6 months with torn ACL

Carolina Hurricanes defenseman James Wisniewski has a torn ACL and is expected to miss the next six months.

Wisniewski will have surgery on his left knee after being forced to the dressing room less than one minute into his Hurricanes debut Thursday night, a 2-1 loss to the Nashville Predators. 18 more words


Hurricanes' James Wisniewski played just 47 seconds before tearing ACL

When it comes to injuries, James Wisniewski has some of the worst luck in the NHL.

It happened again to him on Thursday night when he had to leave the Carolina Hurricanes’ season opening loss to the Nashville Predators after playing just two shifts and logging only 47 seconds of ice time due to injury after he was tangled up along the boards. 160 more words


Canes vs. Preds 10/8 Game Recap

After a long (see: starting in April) offseason, the Carolina Hurricanes were back on the ice in a game that actually counts in the standings. The stink of last season has been mostly shed, and it feels great to be genuinely excited to watch some Canes hockey once again. 535 more words

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It’s Carolina Hurricanes day at PHT

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

Despite changing their head coach and general manager, the 2014-15 season was more of the same for the Carolina Hurricanes. 298 more words

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Thirty in Thirty: Carolina Hurricanes

Season in Review

It’s never a good sign when a team starts the season by going 0-6-2. That’s right, the Hurricanes kicked 2014 off by getting just two of a possible 16 points in the standings, including losses to Buffalo and Edmonton. 478 more words