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Carolina Hurricanes prospect Jake Bean wins WJC gold with Team Canada

By Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – Carolina Hurricanes prospect defenseman Jake Bean earned a gold medal with Team Canada as it beat Sweden 3-1 at the 2018 IIHF World Junior Championship (WJC) played at […]

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2017 NHL Draft: Hurricanes claim more prospects during final rounds

CHICAGO, ILL. – The Carolina Hurricanes made their remaining selections at the 2017 NHL Draft that concluded at United Center on Saturday. Following the team’s first-round selection, center Martin Necas was picked 12th overall on […]

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2017 NHL Draft: Carolina Hurricanes pick Martin Necas 12th overall

CHICAGO, ILL. – The Carolina Hurricanes selected center Martin Necas as their first-round pick (12th overall) in the 2017 NHL Draft at the United Center on Friday. The 18-year-old Necas spent the 2016-17 season with […]

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Hurricanes well represented in upcoming 2017 IIHF World Championships

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Wednesday that seven players will compete in the 16-team 2017 IIHF World Championship tournament to be played May 5-21 in Paris, France and Cologne, Germany. Defenseman Noah […]

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Hurricanes recall Wallmark from Charlotte

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Sunday that the team had recalled forward Lucas Wallmark from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL). The call-up marked the first in the NHL […]

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2016 NHL Draft: Carolina Hurricanes select Janne Kuokkanen in second round

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Carolina Hurricanes selected center Janne Kuokkanen with their third selection, 43rd overall, at the 2016 NHL Entry Draft held at First Niagara Center on Saturday. The six-foot-one-inch, 175-pounder completed the 2015-2016 […]

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Hurricanes sign prospect Sebastian Aho to ELC

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Monday that the team had agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level contract (ELC) with Finnish forward Sebastian Aho. With a signing bonus of $277,500, the deal […]

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Carolina Hurricanes sign prospect forward Lucas Wallmark

RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes announced on Thursday that the team had signed forward Lucas Wallmark to a three-year, entry-level contract. At the National Hockey League (NHL) level, the deal will pay Wallmark $575,000 […]