Fleury, Kaprizov help Wild defeat Hurricanes, keep pace in Central

RALEIGH, NC. — Marc-Andre Fleury made 37 saves and the Minnesota Wild extended their point streak to nine games in a 3-1 win against the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena on Saturday. Fleury is 3-0-0 with Minnesota since he was acquired in a trade with the Chicago Blackhawks on March 21. Mats Zuccarello and Kirill … Read more

Hurricanes defeat Capitals, extend Metropolitan Division lead

WASHINGTON — Martin Necas had two goals and an assist for the Carolina Hurricanes in a 6-1 win against the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on Monday. Necas has scored five points in the past two games; he had a goal and an assist in a 7-2 victory at the St. Louis Blues on … Read more

Carolina Hurricanes center Jesperi Kotkaniemi injured, ‘definitely going to be out’ after penalized hit

WASHINGTON — Carolina Hurricanes center Jesperi Kotkaniemi was injured on a penalized hit with 1.8 seconds left, and put no weight on his left leg as he left the ice Monday night during a 6-1 victory over the Washington Capitals. With the game long decided, Kotkaniemi was hit by Capitals forward Lars Eller, and his … Read more

NHL playoff watch standings update

8:00 AM ET Tim KavanaghESPN.com Close Tim Kavanagh is a senior NHL editor for ESPN. He’s a native of upstate New York. Following a wild, 10-game slate on Saturday, the NHL schedule-makers provide another eight matchups for us on Sunday. Leading the way are a pair of intradivisional clash: the Colorado Avalanche visit the Minnesota … Read more

NHL On Tap: Hurricanes host Lightning trying to end four-game skid

Hurricanes seek to end skid against rival Lightning The Carolina Hurricanes have lost a season-high four games in a row heading into their home game against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Tuesday (7 pm ET; SNE, SNO, SNP, TVAS, BSSO, BSSUN, ESPN+, NHL LIVE). Carolina (41-15-6) is 0-3-1 in a stretch where it plays eight … Read more

Canes Acquire Domi, Inamoto In Three-Team Deal

RALEIGH, NC – Don Waddell, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has acquired forward Max Domi and defenseman Tyler Inamoto in a three-team trade with the Columbus Blue Jackets and the Florida Panthers. Columbus will retain 50 percent of Domi’s salary, and Florida will retain … Read more

Rangers make a strong statement with win over Hurricanes

RALEIGH, NC — Goalie Alexandar Georgiev called it a team win, but the Rangers couldn’t have done it without him. Behind 44 saves and an all-around outstanding performance from Georgiev, the Rangers overcame a brutal turnaround in the second game of a back-to-back with a 2-0 win over the Metropolitan Division-leading Hurricanes on Sunday night … Read more

Georgiev makes season-high 44 saves, Rangers shut out Hurricanes

RALEIGH, NC — Alexandar Georgiev made a season-high 44 saves, and the New York Rangers ended the Carolina Hurricanes’ 14-game home point streak with a 2-0 win at PNC Arena on Sunday. “It felt pretty great,” Georgiev said. “It’s been a long time since I’ve had a game like that, where it’s not a lot … Read more

NHL On Tap: Ovechkin tries to make more history when Capitals host Stars

Welcome to the NHL On Tap. Three NHL.com writers will share what they are most looking forward to on the schedule each day. Today, their choices from the six games Sunday. Ovechkin tries to make more history Alex Ovechkin can reach another milestone when the Washington Capitals (35-18-10) host the Dallas Stars (33-24-3) on Sunday … Read more

Kallgren makes 34 saves, Maple Leafs defeat Hurricanes

TORONTO — Erik Kallgren made 34 saves in his second straight start, and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Carolina Hurricanes 3-2 at Scotiabank Arena on Thursday. Kallgren made 35 saves in his first NHL start, a 4-0 win against the Dallas Stars on Tuesday. “That we won the game (was the best part),” Kallgren … Read more