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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

Puck Talk

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

Sports

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

Carolina Hurricanes

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

Anaheim Ducks

Can the Blue Jackets justify their big spending?

Much of the narrative surrounding the Columbus Blue Jackets revolves around what this team can do with even a reasonably clean bill of health. It overshadows a key question, though: can they live up to the hype? 323 more words

New York Rangers

Will Carolina fill defensive openings on UFA, trade markets?

The Carolina Hurricanes have just four defensemen signed with at least 100 games worth of NHL experience. That makes their blueline a major question mark going into training camp, but even as we near the end of July, there are still plenty of options out there for teams looking to bolster their defense. 224 more words

Buffalo Sabres