17-12-2004 Team captain meets with Roman Turek
Team captain Anton Stastny called a short meeting with Roman Turek after practice today to discuss some issues that have affected his play. I guess they needed someone to take the blame..., said Roman Turek as he left the ice, ...but I'll take it like a man

17-12-2004 Media criticises the Carolina Hurricanes
The Carolina Hurricanes are stumbling in a 6 game winless streak. Carolina Hurricanes defenseman André Dupont commented about their recent play: We don't even want to think about it anymore. We need to find our game and get out of this.

16-12-2004 Marian Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Marian Stastny 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, Marian Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 95 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 15 assists along with 133 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing has played 30 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 6+13=19 with 19 PIM.


14-12-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

14-12-2004 Tomas Kurka uncertain about future
Tomas Kurka wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

14-12-2004 Dale Hunter reaches career high !
Dale Hunter marked a new career high in points with 17 after assisting in tonights game against Phoenix Coyotes on a goal by Michel Goulet. All of them are special, but I'm going to remember this one the most, he said with a wink..

A native of USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 55 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 20 assists along with 66 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 28 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 7+10=17 with 39 PIM.


11-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michel Goulet is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Real Cloutier is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Dale Hunter is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Steve Heinze has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Mathieu Schneider has played 13 games without a goal. Martin Rucinsky has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Benoit Brunet has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Dale Hoganson has played 11 games without a goal. Phil Hill has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



11-12-2004 Real Cloutier reaches career high !
Real Cloutier marked a new career high in points with 23 after assisting in tonights game against Colorado Avalanche on a goal by Peter Stastny. This one is for the fans who are paying my salary, the happy player commented..

A native of La-la-land, Real Cloutier was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 65 NHL games during his career, notching 25 goals and adding 20 assists along with 44 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 27 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 12+11=23 with 19 PIM.


10-12-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 54 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 18 assists along with 64 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 27 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 7+8=15 with 37 PIM.


8-12-2004 Dale Hunter reaches career high !
Dale Hunter marked a new career high in goals with 7 tallies after scoring in tonights game against Colorado Avalanche on a feed by Marian Stastny. The main thing is we played like a team out there, and didn't quit. We've got to keep that up if we're going to challenge this year, he commented and was all smiles.

A native of USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 53 NHL games during his career, notching 13 goals and adding 18 assists along with 64 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 26 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 7+8=15 with 37 PIM.


6-12-2004 André Dupont injured.
André Dupont (CAR) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Patrick Sharp (PHI). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. These small things happen every now and then, it's all part of hockey, he said in a TV interview.

4-12-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michel Goulet is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Peter Stastny is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Marian Stastny is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Real Cloutier is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Steve Heinze has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. David Vyborny has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Mathieu Schneider has played 10 games without a goal. Martin Rucinsky has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Benoit Brunet has lost his sights and is now 10 games without a goal. Dale Hunter has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Phil Hill has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



1-12-2004 Anton Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Anton Stastny 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 regular player.

A native of Canada, Anton Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 190 NHL games during his career, notching 47 goals and adding 44 assists along with 67 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 24 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 8+9=17 with 7 PIM.


30-11-2004 André Dupont resumes light training.
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman André Dupont has resumed light training after his thigh injury and is listed day to day.

29-11-2004 André Dupont injured.
André Dupont (CAR) suffered thigh injury during the game in an incident with Claude Lemieux (WSH). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. The doctors told me to take it easy for a while but I'll be taking back what's mine soon enough, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

27-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Dale Hoganson is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

David Vyborny has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Benoit Brunet has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Kent Manderville is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Phil Hill has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



25-11-2004 Randy Moller frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Randy Moller 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, Randy Moller was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 7th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 56 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 8 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 21 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+4=4 with 0 PIM.


24-11-2004 André Dupont frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman André Dupont 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 USA, André Dupont, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 104 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 9 assists along with 22 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 20 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 4 PIM.


24-11-2004 Brett Lysak injured.
Brett Lysak of Lowell Lock Monsters suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Louisville Panthers. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . We have to play as a team in my absence. We're not playing the system right now and we're only playing 40 minutes of hockey every night, while the other team is playing 60. That's not good enough. I hope we get it in gear by the time I return, he said to the press.

23-11-2004 Martin Rucinsky speaks up.
Martin Rucinsky is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

23-11-2004 Jean-Francois Jomphe resumes full training.
Lowell Lock Monsters center Jean-Francois Jomphe has resumed full training after his injury.

22-11-2004 Martin Rucinsky speaks up.
Martin Rucinsky is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

22-11-2004 Team captain meets with Benoit Brunet
Following the team's recent 4-0 win against Atlanta Thrashers on 22-11-2004, Carolina Hurricanes captain Anton Stastny and Benoit Brunet did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Anton Stastny

22-11-2004 André Dupont frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman André Dupont 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 USA, André Dupont, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 103 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 9 assists along with 22 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 19 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 4 PIM.


20-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

20-11-2004 Randy Moller frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Randy Moller 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, Randy Moller was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 7th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 53 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 8 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 18 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+4=4 with 0 PIM.


20-11-2004 Jean Marc Pelletier frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Jean Marc Pelletier 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 USA, Jean Marc Pelletier was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 2nd round of the 1997 entry draft. He has appeared in 2 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 5 goals. The 26 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


20-11-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 45 NHL games during his career, notching 9 goals and adding 17 assists along with 43 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 18 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 3+7=10 with 16 PIM.


20-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Anton Stastny is looking good with 6 points in 3 games last week. Michel Goulet is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Peter Stastny is looking good with a 3 game point scoring streak with 2 game goalstreak.

Who's cold

Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 16 games without a goal. Kent Manderville has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Marian Stastny has lost his sights and is now 17 games without a goal. Phil Hill has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



20-11-2004 Blair Manning agrees on a contract.
Blair Manning has signed a one year deal with the Lowell Lock Monsters. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

18-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

18-11-2004 Jean-Francois Jomphe resumes light training.
Lowell Lock Monsters center Jean-Francois Jomphe has resumed light training after his injury and is listed day to day.

17-11-2004 Martin Rucinsky speaks up.
Martin Rucinsky is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

17-11-2004 Kent Manderville speaks up.
Kent Manderville is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 8 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

17-11-2004 Brian Wiseman injured.
Brian Wiseman of Lowell Lock Monsters suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the St. Johns Maple Leafs. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . We have to play as a team in my absence. We're not playing the system right now and we're only playing 40 minutes of hockey every night, while the other team is playing 60. That's not good enough. I hope we get it in gear by the time I return, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

16-11-2004 Anton Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Anton Stastny 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 regular player.

A native of Canada, Anton Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 182 NHL games during his career, notching 44 goals and adding 39 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 16 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 5+4=9 with 2 PIM.


14-11-2004 Jim Amonte agrees on a contract.
Jim Amonte has signed a one year deal with the Lowell Lock Monsters. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

13-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Steve Heinze is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. David Vyborny is sliding on a 15 game streak without registering a single point. Benoit Brunet is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 13 games without a goal. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Marian Stastny has lost his sights and is now 14 games without a goal. Dale Hoganson has played 15 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Anton Stastny remains sidelined with groin injury.



13-11-2004 Anton Stastny resumes full training.
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Anton Stastny has resumed full training after his groin injury.

11-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

11-11-2004 Brian Wiseman agrees on a contract.
Brian Wiseman has signed a one year deal with the Lowell Lock Monsters. Financial terms of the deal were not announced.

11-11-2004 Michael Zigomanis injured.
Michael Zigomanis of Lowell Lock Monsters suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Manitoba Moose. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . Now I need to rest for the time being but a month or two of rest will do the job, were his words after the game.

11-11-2004 Anton Stastny injured.
Anton Stastny (CAR) suffered groin injury during the game in an incident with Todd Bertuzzi (VAN). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. That was just good, clean, hard hitting hockey. If you think I look bad now you should see the other guy, he commented to the media.

10-11-2004 Steve Heinze speaks up.
Steve Heinze is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 9 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

10-11-2004 Dale Hoganson frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Dale Hoganson 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 Latvia, Dale Hoganson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 5th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 121 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 20 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 14 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+3=3 with 0 PIM.


10-11-2004 Bobby Brown injured.
Bobby Brown of Lowell Lock Monsters suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Grand Rapids Griffins. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months . 1-2 months of no hockey will be harder to deal with than this injury believe me, he commented to the media.

9-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

9-11-2004 Peter Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Peter Stastny 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 Canada, Peter Stastny, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 32 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 15 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


9-11-2004 Peter Stastny resumes full training.
Carolina Hurricanes center Peter Stastny has resumed full training after his knee injury.

8-11-2004 Anton Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Anton Stastny 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 regular player.

A native of Canada, Anton Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 179 NHL games during his career, notching 42 goals and adding 38 assists along with 62 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing has played 13 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 3+3=6 with 2 PIM.


8-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

7-11-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 40 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 16 assists along with 39 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 13 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 2+6=8 with 12 PIM.


6-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

6-11-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Kent Manderville is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Real Cloutier is looking steady with 4 points in 4 games last week. Dale Hunter is looking steady with 3 points in 4 games last week.

Who's cold

Steve Heinze is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. David Vyborny is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Martin Rucinsky is down on his game pulling a 13 game streak without registering a single point. Benoit Brunet is looking out of place on the ice despite notching 2 points last week. Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 11 games without a goal. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Marian Stastny has lost his sights and is now 12 games without a goal. Dale Hoganson has played 13 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Peter Stastny remains sidelined with knee injury.



5-11-2004 Benoit Brunet reaches a milestone !
Benoit Brunet scored the 100th goal of his career in tonight's game against the Washington Capitals on a feed by Phil Hill. We played some good, fundamental hockey tonight. When you do that the goals always follow, he commented after giving the puck to a fan.

A native of Canada, Benoit Brunet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Montreal Canadiens in the 2nd round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 608 NHL games during his career, notching 100 goals and adding 167 assists along with 233 penalty minutes. The 32 year old left wing has played 12 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


4-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

4-11-2004 Mario Marois frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Mario Marois 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, Mario Marois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 9th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 122 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 24 assists along with 18 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 12 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 2 PIM.


4-11-2004 Peter Stastny resumes light training.
Carolina Hurricanes center Peter Stastny has resumed light training after his knee injury and is listed day to day.

1-11-2004 Steve Heinze speaks up.
Steve Heinze is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

1-11-2004 Benoit Brunet speaks up.
Benoit Brunet is disappointed in the team tactics after averaging 7 minutes in the last five games. He wants more icetime.

30-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

No-one is especially hot at the moment.

Who's cold

Steve Heinze has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. David Vyborny has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Martin Rucinsky has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Benoit Brunet has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal. Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Garth Snow has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Marian Stastny has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal. Dale Hunter has lost his sights and is now 9 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Peter Stastny remains sidelined with knee injury. Phil Hill remains sidelined with head injury.



27-10-2004 Phil Hill resumes light training.
Carolina Hurricanes center Phil Hill has resumed light training after his head injury and is listed day to day.

27-10-2004 Phil Hill injured.
Phil Hill (CAR) suffered head injury during the game in an incident with Mike Ricci (MTL). He is expected to be sidelined for about a week. I'm just looking forward to getting back on the ice and helping this team win, he said in a TV interview.

25-10-2004 Jean-Francois Jomphe injured.
Jean-Francois Jomphe of Lowell Lock Monsters suffered injury during tonights minorleague game against the Kansas City Blades. He is expected to be sidelined for almost a month . It was very painfull at first, but now it is a little better, hopefully within 2-3 weeks I'll be back in action, he quoted before being taken to the hospital for tests.

23-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Kent Manderville is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Marian Stastny is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week. Real Cloutier is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Steve Heinze has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. David Vyborny has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Martin Rucinsky has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Benoit Brunet has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Dale Hunter has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Peter Stastny remains sidelined with knee injury.



20-10-2004 Jean-Francois Jomphe resumes full training.
Lowell Lock Monsters center Jean-Francois Jomphe has resumed full training after his injury.

19-10-2004 Team captain meets with Martin Rucinsky
Following the team's recent 0-3 win at Minnesota Wild on 18-10-2004, Carolina Hurricanes captain Anton Stastny and Martin Rucinsky did not leave the bench after the game for a while. I wanted to go over some things that have been troubling his game lately, said Anton Stastny

18-10-2004 Randy Moller frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Randy Moller 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, Randy Moller was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 7th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 40 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 6 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 5 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


18-10-2004 Jean-Francois Jomphe injured.
Jean-Francois Jomphe of Lowell Lock Monsters suffered leg injury during tonights minorleague game against the Houston Aeros. He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days . This is a rough game and injuries happen, lucky for me that this one is not serious, were his words after the game.

16-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Garth Snow is playing well with 1 wins in his 2 starts last week and allowing 3 goals. Michel Goulet is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Peter Stastny remains sidelined with knee injury.



12-10-2004 Dale Hoganson frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Dale Hoganson 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 Latvia, Dale Hoganson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 5th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 109 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 18 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.


12-10-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 29 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 12 assists along with 31 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 4 PIM.


10-10-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 29 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 12 assists along with 31 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 4 PIM.


9-10-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Marian Stastny is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Real Cloutier is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Garth Snow has been chilly and allowed 9 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

Peter Stastny remains sidelined with knee injury.



7-10-2004 Peter Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Peter Stastny 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 Canada, Peter Stastny, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 32 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 15 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


4-10-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 27 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 10 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


2-10-2004 Anton Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Anton Stastny 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 regular player.

A native of Canada, Anton Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 166 NHL games during his career, notching 39 goals and adding 35 assists along with 60 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing looks to stay a member of the team for a long time.


2-10-2004 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

Peter Stastny remains sidelined with knee injury.



30-9-2004 Media rates the best players in the league
GOALTENDER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Ed BelfourAAA29Dallas Stars
Dominik Hasek AAA29St. Louis Blues
Patrick RoyA-A-A28Colorado Avalanche
Martin BrodeurA-BA-32New Jersey Devils
Curtis JosephA-A-A-27Toronto Maple Leafs
Tomas VokounA-A-A-28Dallas Stars
Billy SmithA-A-A-20Detroit Red Wings
Patrick LalimeBBB30Ottawa Senators
Marc-Andre FleuryBBB19Pittsburgh Penguins
Jean-Sebastien Giguere84848427Los Angeles Kings
DEFENSEMAN
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Duncan KeithBAA-19New York Islanders
Brent BurnsBA-A-19St. Louis Blues
Derek MorrisBBA-26Calgary Flames
Dan BoyleBBA-28Vancouver Canucks
Brian CampbellB-AA-25Buffalo Sabres
Ryan SuterB-A-A-18Edmonton Oilers
Shea WeberB-AA-19Washington Capitals
Brent SeabrookB-AA-19Pittsburgh Penguins
Zdeno CharaBAB27Ottawa Senators
Chris ProngerB-AB29Chicago Blackhawks
LEFT WING
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Paul KariyaABA-29St. Louis Blues
Patrik EliasABA-28New Jersey Devils
Brett HullA-B-A-30Boston Bruins
Mark MessierBBB33Detroit Red Wings
Zach PariseBA-B19Phoenix Coyotes
Pavel BureACB33Florida Panthers
Jeff FriesenBB-B28San Jose Sharks
Mike KeaneB-A-B27St. Louis Blues
Ryan SmythB-B-B28Pittsburgh Penguins
Cliff RonningBB-B28Dallas Stars
CENTER
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Mario LemieuxAA-A28Pittsburgh Penguins
Joe ThorntonA-BA-25Boston Bruins
Steve YzermanA-BA-29Detroit Red Wings
Joe SakicAB-A-35Colorado Avalanche
Gilbert PerreaultA-BA-20St. Louis Blues
Patrice BergeronBAA-18Dallas Stars
Ron FrancisBBA-31San Jose Sharks
Joe NieuwendykA-BA-28Montreal Canadiens
Sergei FedorovBB-A-34Phoenix Coyotes
Eric Staal89838719Los Angeles Kings
RIGHT WING
NameOFDFOAAgeTeam
Jaromir JagrACA-32Washington Capitals
Luc RobitailleA-B-A-28Detroit Red Wings
Eric DazeA-BA-29Chicago Blackhawks
Ilya KovalchukAB-A-21Montreal Canadiens
Corey PerryA-BA-18Pittsburgh Penguins
Teemu SelanneACB34St. Louis Blues
Milan HejdukA-B-B28Colorado Avalanche
Martin St. LouisA-B-B29Columbus Blue Jackets
Steve SullivanBB-B30St. Louis Blues
Mark RecchiA-B-B29Philadelphia Flyers


30-9-2004 Real Cloutier resumes full training.
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Real Cloutier has resumed full training after his abdomen injury.

27-9-2004 Real Cloutier injured.
Real Cloutier (CAR) suffered abdomen injury during the game in an incident with John Oduya (WSH). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of days. I just hope I can get back on the ice quickly and do what I can for the team, he said before being taken away for x-rays.

26-9-2004 Team captain meets with J.F. Fortin
Following the team's recent 6-2 loss at Florida Panthers on 24-9-2004, Carolina Hurricanes captain Anton Stastny and J.F. Fortin were seen outside the dressing room going over some things. He has had some trouble chipping in, so I thought it was time for a little chat, said Anton Stastny

25-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michel Goulet is looking red hot with a 7 game point streak. Real Cloutier is looking good with a 4 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Dale Hunter is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Moss hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Anton Stastny has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. David Vyborny has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 7 games without a goal. Garth Snow has been chilly and allowed 11 goals in 2 games. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brett Lysak has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Zigomanis has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kevin Estrada has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

Peter Stastny remains sidelined with knee injury.



24-9-2004 Peter Stastny injured.
Peter Stastny (CAR) suffered knee injury during the game in an incident with Petr Sykora (FLA). He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month. Last time I was injured in that area I came back too soon. I'm not going to come back until I'm able to go 100%, were his words after the game.

20-9-2004 André Dupont frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman André Dupont 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 USA, André Dupont, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 89 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 8 assists along with 25 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 5 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 7 PIM.


18-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michel Goulet is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week. Peter Stastny is looking good with a 5 game point scoring streak with 1 game goalstreak. Real Cloutier is looking steady with 3 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

Tyler Moss hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Anton Stastny has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. David Vyborny has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Martin Rucinsky has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Claude Lapointe has lost his sights and is now 5 games without a goal. Roman Turek hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Brett Lysak has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Michael Zigomanis has been a healthy scratch in his last five games. Kevin Estrada has been a healthy scratch in his last five games.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



17-9-2004 Real Cloutier frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Real Cloutier 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, Real Cloutier was originally drafted to the NHL by the St. Louis Blues in the of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 42 NHL games during his career, notching 14 goals and adding 13 assists along with 25 penalty minutes. The 29 year old right wing has played 4 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+4=5 with 0 PIM.


17-9-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 31 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 12 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 4 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 0 PIM.


11-9-2004 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Michel Goulet is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Peter Stastny is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Real Cloutier is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

No injuries at the moment.



9-9-2004 Randy Moller frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Randy Moller 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, Randy Moller was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 7th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 37 NHL games during his career, notching 1 goals and adding 5 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 2 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


8-9-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 28 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 12 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center has played 1 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+2=2 with 0 PIM.


7-9-2004 Mario Marois frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Mario Marois 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, Mario Marois was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 9th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 111 NHL games during his career, notching 3 goals and adding 20 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 28 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


7-9-2004 Rob Zepp uncertain about future
Rob Zepp wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

4-9-2004 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.



2-9-2004 Dale Hoganson frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Dale Hoganson 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 Latvia, Dale Hoganson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 5th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 107 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 17 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


1-9-2004 Anton Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Anton Stastny 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 regular player.

A native of Canada, Anton Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 166 NHL games during his career, notching 39 goals and adding 35 assists along with 60 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


31-8-2004 Dale Hunter frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Dale Hunter 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 USA, Dale Hunter was originally drafted to the NHL by the Los Angeles Kings in the 3rd round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 27 NHL games during his career, notching 6 goals and adding 10 assists along with 27 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-6-2004 Calle Johansson retires
Calle Johansson has retired from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 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:
- Tyler Moss G
- Tommy Westlund R
- Jeff Daniels R
- Anton Stastny R
- Jon Klemm D
- Steve Heinze R
- David Vyborny L
- Martin Rucinsky R
- Benoit Brunet L
- Claude Lapointe C
- Kent Manderville C
- Garth Snow G
- Roman Turek G
- Michel Goulet L
- Brian Felsner R
- Rob Bonneau R
- Jeff Heerema R
- Peter Stastny C
- Randy Moller D
- Craig MacDonald L
- Marian Stastny L
- Bujar Amidovski G
- André Dupont D
- Brent McDonald R
- Jean Marc Pelletier G
- Mario Marois D
- Jaroslav Svoboda R
- Nikos Tselios D
- Dale Hoganson D
- Bobby Brown C
- Brett Harkins C
- Real Cloutier R
- Brett Lysak C
- Ryan Bayda L
- David Evans R
- Antti Jokela G
- Magnus Kahnberg L
- Igor Knyazev D
- Michael Zigomanis C
- Kevin Estrada L
- Sean Curry D
- Tomas Malec D
- Dale Hunter C
- Igor Fertinov R
- Vyacheslav Butsayev C
- Jared Newman D
- Tomas Kurka L
- Jean-Francois Jomphe C
- Jamie Ling L
- Carter Trevisani D
- Tommy Sonnenberg C
- Askhat Rakhmatullin L
- Peter Reynolds D
- Tommy Riley C
- Daniel Boisclair G
- Randy Petruk G
- J.F. Fortin D
- Tom Nemeth D
- Sergei Klimentiev D
- Rob Zepp G
- Francois Bouchard D

Players reporting out of shape:
- Steve Heinze R
- Claude Lapointe C
- André Dupont D
- Bobby Brown C
- Daniel Boisclair G
- Tom Nemeth D
- Francois Bouchard D

Players reporting in good shape:
- Michel Goulet L
- Jeff Heerema R
- Randy Moller D
- Brent McDonald R
- Nikos Tselios D
- Brett Harkins C
- Sean Curry D
- Dale Hunter C
- Jean-Francois Jomphe C
- Rob Zepp G


30-6-2004 Paul Maurice leaves team
Paul Maurices contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Kevin McCarthy leaves team
Kevin McCarthys contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Laurence Ferguson leaves team
Laurence Fergusons contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Willy Lindstrom leaves team
Willy Lindstroms contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Peter Friesen leaves team
Peter Friesens contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Eero Salonen leaves team
Eero Salonens contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Pierre-Yves Asselin leaves team
Pierre-Yves Asselins contract has expired and he has left the team.

30-6-2004 Per-Johan Sundin leaves team
Per-Johan Sundins contract has expired and he has left the team.

28-6-2004 Anton Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Anton Stastny 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 regular player.

A native of Canada, Anton Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 3rd round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 166 NHL games during his career, notching 39 goals and adding 35 assists along with 60 penalty minutes. The 27 year old right wing is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


28-6-2004 Dale Hoganson frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Dale Hoganson 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 Latvia, Dale Hoganson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 5th round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 107 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 17 assists along with 34 penalty minutes. The 29 year old defenseman is getting ready for the upcoming season.


25-6-2004 Marian Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Marian Stastny 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, Marian Stastny was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 65 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 2 assists along with 114 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2004 Peter Stastny frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Peter Stastny 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 Canada, Peter Stastny, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 32 NHL games during his career, notching 11 goals and adding 15 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 29 year old center is getting ready for the upcoming season.


24-6-2004 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Brett Harkins (Lowell Lock Monsters) UFA
-Igor Fertinov (Lowell Lock Monsters) UFA
-Vyacheslav Butsayev (Lowell Lock Monsters) UFA
-Tommy Sonnenberg (Lowell Lock Monsters) UFA
-Tom Nemeth (Lowell Lock Monsters) UFA
-Francois Bouchard (Lowell Lock Monsters) RFA, needs qualifying offer


23-6-2004 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:
-Paul Maurice(pro)
-Kevin McCarthy(pro)
-Laurence Ferguson(pro)
-Willy Lindstrom(pro)
-Peter Friesen(pro)
-Eero Salonen(farm)
-Pierre-Yves Asselin(farm)
-Per-Johan Sundin(farm)


20-6-2004 Board loans money
The board of owners has loaned $22 259 782$ for the team to balance the team funds.

20-6-2004 Calle Johansson continues with hockey
Calle Johansson has decided to start a new career as a scout

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