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2019 NHL Playoffs: Hurricanes shut out Caps 5-0, pull back into series

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes pulled one shoulder up off the mat on Monday. Trailing 2-0 in their best-of-seven opening-round NHL Stanley Cup Playoff series against the Washington Capitals, the Hurricanes […]

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Pros and cons of youth, postseason inexperience come to the fore for Hurricanes

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – The excitement of following NHL playoff hockey in the Triangle was back on Thursday. Watch parties at local establishments and homes had attendees glued to their screens as the […]

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Hurricanes fall 3-2 to Capitals

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – It was an all too familiar scene at this point in the NHL season for the Carolina Hurricanes. While still holding on to a wildcard playoff spot following a […]

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Hurricanes overcome by Ovechkin and Capitals, fall 6-5 in shootout

Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – It was the type of game any hockey fan would want to watch. Goals, goals, goals, and more goals. That’s what the 14,436 in attendance at PNC Arena got […]

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Hurricanes top Caps 5-1 as competition for roster spots heats up

By Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes are on a roll. Yes, it’s the preseason, but winning a third straight game, a 5-1 win over the defending Stanley Cup-champion Washington Capitals at […]

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Hurricanes falter late, lose 4-3 to Capitals

By Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin scored a goal and assisted on two others, including the game-winner, in a 4-3 decision levied against the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday. It […]

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Hurricanes suffer 5-4 overtime loss to Capitals

Ovechkin scores two, ends Carolina’s win streak at home By Peter Koutroumpis editor@trianglesportsnet.com RALEIGH, N.C. – The Carolina Hurricanes had pace, but the visiting Washington Capitals, led by captain Alex Ovechkin, had more jump at […]

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A look back at a busy NHL Free Agency weekend for the Carolina Hurricanes

RALEIGH, N.C. – There are varying opinions on how much the Carolina Hurricanes roster was enhanced once the National Hockey League (NHL) Free Agency signing period began last Saturday. Though some remain cautiously optimistic, others […]