28-9-2019 Lars Eller frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Lars Eller feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Lars Eller was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 695 NHL games during his career, notching 111 goals and adding 136 assists along with 425 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center has played 8 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 2+3=5 with 12 PIM.


27-9-2019 Team captain meets with Marian Gaborik
Following the team's recent 4-2 loss at Columbus Blue Jackets on 27-9-2019, Carolina Hurricanes captain Alexander Steen and Marian Gaborik did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Alexander Steen

27-9-2019 Max Friberg frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Max Friberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Max Friberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 5th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 178 NHL games during his career, notching 18 goals and adding 18 assists along with 70 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 2+2=4 with 2 PIM.


26-9-2019 Frederik Andersen frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Frederik Andersen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Frederik Andersen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 3rd round of the 2012 entry draft. He has appeared in 224 NHL games during his career, booking 7 career shutouts and allowing 561 goals. The 29 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


25-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Ryan Murray is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Nicolas Roy has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Alexander Wennberg has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Marian Gaborik has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Adrian Kempe has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Max Friberg is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Anders Lee has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Max Reinhart has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Frederik Andersen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



21-9-2019 Team captain meets with Rickard Rakell
Following the team's recent 4-4 tie at Washington Capitals on 21-9-2019, Carolina Hurricanes captain Alexander Steen and Rickard Rakell did not leave the dressing room for some time. I think it was time to get some things out of the way, said Alexander Steen

19-9-2019 Marian Gaborik frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Marian Gaborik feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Slovakia, Marian Gaborik was originally drafted to the NHL by the Minnesota Wild in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 1173 NHL games during his career, notching 423 goals and adding 416 assists along with 504 penalty minutes. The 37 year old right wing has played 5 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 6 PIM.


18-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Jake DeBrusk is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Julien Gauthier is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Lars Eller is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tuukka Rask has been chilly and allowed 13 goals in 3 games. Nicolas Roy has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Alexander Wennberg has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Marian Gaborik has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Adrian Kempe has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Max Friberg has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Max Reinhart has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Frederik Andersen hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-9-2019 Tuukka Rask frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Tuukka Rask feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Tuukka Rask was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 506 NHL games during his career, booking 36 career shutouts and allowing 1229 goals. The 32 year old goaltender has played 4 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, allowing 16 goals on 110 while booking 0 shutouts.


17-9-2019 Team captain meets with Elias Lindholm
Team captain Alexander Steen called a short meeting with Elias Lindholm after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I have to take the brunt of this, said Elias Lindholm as he left the ice. My play has not been up to snuff and if I'm not contributing more, I have to work harder.

16-9-2019 Elias Lindholm frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Elias Lindholm feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Elias Lindholm was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 471 NHL games during his career, notching 88 goals and adding 118 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 4 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+0=1 with 0 PIM.


14-9-2019 Valentin Zykov frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Valentin Zykov feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Valentin Zykov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 2nd round of the 2013 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 24 year old right wing has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


14-9-2019 Adrian Kempe frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Adrian Kempe feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Adrian Kempe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 125 NHL games during his career, notching 20 goals and adding 17 assists along with 46 penalty minutes. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


13-9-2019 Adrian Kempe uncertain about future
Adrian Kempe wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

12-9-2019 Tuukka Rask frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Tuukka Rask feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Tuukka Rask was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 505 NHL games during his career, booking 36 career shutouts and allowing 1225 goals. The 32 year old goaltender has played 3 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, allowing 12 goals on 82 while booking 0 shutouts.


11-9-2019 Tuukka Rask frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Tuukka Rask feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Finland, Tuukka Rask was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2005 entry draft. He has appeared in 504 NHL games during his career, booking 36 career shutouts and allowing 1222 goals. The 32 year old goaltender has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, allowing 9 goals on 51 while booking 0 shutouts.


11-9-2019 Leon Draisaitl frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Leon Draisaitl feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Leon Draisaitl was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 356 NHL games during his career, notching 89 goals and adding 133 assists along with 96 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


11-9-2019 Max Reinhart frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Max Reinhart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Max Reinhart was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 81 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 13 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


11-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Tuukka Rask has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-9-2019 Leon Draisaitl frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Leon Draisaitl feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Leon Draisaitl was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 356 NHL games during his career, notching 89 goals and adding 133 assists along with 96 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 2 PIM.


6-9-2019 Elias Lindholm frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Elias Lindholm feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Elias Lindholm was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 468 NHL games during his career, notching 87 goals and adding 118 assists along with 88 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing has played 1 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


4-9-2019 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



3-9-2019 Lars Eller frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Lars Eller feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of La-la-land, Lars Eller was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the 1st round of the 2007 entry draft. He has appeared in 687 NHL games during his career, notching 109 goals and adding 133 assists along with 413 penalty minutes. The 30 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


1-9-2019 Alexander Wennberg frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Alexander Wennberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Alexander Wennberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 383 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 88 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


1-9-2019 Alexander Steen frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Alexander Steen feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Alexander Steen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Toronto Maple Leafs in the 1st round of the 2002 entry draft. He has appeared in 992 NHL games during his career, notching 230 goals and adding 331 assists along with 441 penalty minutes. The 35 year old left wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


29-8-2019 Carolina Hurricanes name captain.
Carolina Hurricanes have named Alexander Steen as the captain of the team.

29-8-2019 Hayden Fleury uncertain about future
Hayden Fleury wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

30-6-2019 Brad Richards retires
Brad Richards has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2019 Training camp preview
Carolina Hurricanes will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Carolina Hurricanes and Lowell Lock Monsters:
- Rickard Rakell R
- Jacob Larsson D
- Tuukka Rask G
- Jake DeBrusk R
- Tyler Ennis L
- Elias Lindholm R
- Phillip Di Giuseppe R
- Aleksi Saarela C
- Noah Hanifin D
- Brett Pesce D
- Ryan Murphy D
- Hayden Fleury D
- Brock McGinn L
- Alex Nedeljkovic G
- Roland McKeown D
- Valentin Zykov R
- Nicolas Roy C
- Clark Bishop C
- Josh Wesley D
- Erik Karlsson L
- Tyler Ganly D
- Sergey Tolchinsky R
- Callum Booth G
- David Cotton C
- Steven Lorentz C
- Julien Gauthier L
- Matt Filipe L
- Hudson Elynuik C
- Max Zimmer L
- Noah Carroll D
- Graham Knott L
- Alexander Wennberg C
- Ryan Murray D
- Gabriel Carlsson D
- Leon Draisaitl C
- Connor Brickley L
- Marian Gaborik R
- Adrian Kempe R
- Jacob De La Rose L
- Max Friberg L
- Anders Lee L
- Dan Girardi D
- Max Reinhart C
- Alexander Steen L
- Jaedon Descheneau R
- Daniel Walcott D
- Jared Cowen D
- Frederik Andersen G
- Kasimir Kaskisuo G
- Emerson Etem L
- Lars Eller C
- Wyatt Hughes C
- Klim Kostin L
- Matt Luff R

Players reporting out of shape:
- Tuukka Rask G
- Brett Pesce D
- Hayden Fleury D
- David Cotton C
- Noah Carroll D
- Graham Knott L
- Ryan Murray D
- Marian Gaborik R
- Frederik Andersen G

Players reporting in good shape:
- Jake DeBrusk R
- Tyler Ennis L
- Noah Hanifin D
- Callum Booth G
- Steven Lorentz C
- Hudson Elynuik C
- Gabriel Carlsson D
- Connor Brickley L
- Jacob De La Rose L
- Max Friberg L
- Alexander Steen L
- Wyatt Hughes C
- Matt Luff R


28-6-2019 Max Friberg frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Max Friberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Max Friberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 5th round of the 2011 entry draft. He has appeared in 170 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 16 assists along with 68 penalty minutes. The 26 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2019 David Cotton returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that David Cotton has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Steven Lorentz returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Steven Lorentz has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Matt Filipe returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Matt Filipe has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Hudson Elynuik returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Hudson Elynuik has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Max Zimmer returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Max Zimmer has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Noah Carroll returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Noah Carroll has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Alexander Wennberg frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Alexander Wennberg feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Sweden, Alexander Wennberg was originally drafted to the NHL by the Columbus Blue Jackets in the 1st round of the 2013 entry draft. He has appeared in 383 NHL games during his career, notching 32 goals and adding 88 assists along with 71 penalty minutes. The 24 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2019 Max Reinhart frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Max Reinhart feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a regular player.

A native of Canada, Max Reinhart was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 3rd round of the 2010 entry draft. He has appeared in 79 NHL games during his career, notching 10 goals and adding 13 assists along with 8 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.


25-6-2019 Jaedon Descheneau returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Jaedon Descheneau has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Wyatt Hughes returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Wyatt Hughes has returned to the team.

25-6-2019 Klim Kostin returns
Carolina Hurricanes were delighted to hear that Klim Kostin has returned to the team.

23-6-2019 Sergey Tolchinsky frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Sergey Tolchinsky feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Russia, Sergey Tolchinsky, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 0 penalty minutes. The 24 year old right wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


24-6-2019 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2019 Leon Draisaitl frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Leon Draisaitl feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a franchise player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Germany, Leon Draisaitl was originally drafted to the NHL by the Edmonton Oilers in the 1st round of the 2014 entry draft. He has appeared in 354 NHL games during his career, notching 89 goals and adding 132 assists along with 94 penalty minutes. The 23 year old center is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Jacob Larsson (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jake DeBrusk (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Tyler Ennis (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Phillip Di Giuseppe (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Aleksi Saarela (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Hayden Fleury (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brock McGinn (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Alex Nedeljkovic (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Roland McKeown (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Nicolas Roy (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Clark Bishop (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Josh Wesley (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Erik Karlsson (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Julien Gauthier (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Graham Knott (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Alexander Wennberg (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Gabriel Carlsson (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Brad Richards (Carolina Hurricanes) UFA
-Leon Draisaitl (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Connor Brickley (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Adrian Kempe (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Anders Lee (Carolina Hurricanes) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Dan Girardi (Lowell Lock Monsters) UFA
-Max Reinhart (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Jaedon Descheneau (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Daniel Walcott (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Kasimir Kaskisuo (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer
-Matt Luff (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2019 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


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