Puck Drop Preview: 2020-21 Carolina Hurricanes

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2020-21, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for the […] READ MORE


Why the 2020-21 Carolina Hurricanes Will Win the Eastern Conference

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The 2020-21 Carolina Hurricanes have much more talent than people realize and are poised to do some serious work next season. They are a legitimate contender for the Stanley Cup and have an even better shot at coming out on top of the Eastern Conference. But what makes them so dangerous, and why do very […] READ MORE


New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes Qualifying Round Preview

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As the 2020 Stanley Cup Qualifiers rapidly approach, one series many have been waiting for is the New York Rangers vs Carolina Hurricanes Qualifying Round matchup. While these teams have never faced off in postseason competition, this season the Rangers clinched four wins over the Canes.  Phase Four of the NHL’s Return to Play Plan will […] READ MORE


Carolina Huricanes Biggest Draft Boom and Bust Since 2000

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Welcome to Last Word’s Draft Boom and Bust series. As the 2020 NHL Entry Draft approaches, we decided to examine each team’s best and worst pick since the 2000 NHL Entry Draft. The biggest boom is a player that had the best value relative to where they were selected. Meaning, no one in the first […] READ MORE



Carolina Hurricanes Team of the Decade

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Last Word On Hockey brings our Team of the Decade series. We will dive into the best player at each position this decade for every organization. The biggest and best at each position, with the most memorable moments of the decade. Here is the Carolina Hurricanes Team of the Decade lineup. Carolina Hurricanes Decade Team […] READ MORE


Fantasy Hockey: Sleepers Review

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The All-Star break has come and gone, and it’s the perfect time to look back at preseason fantasy hockey sleepers for the 2019-20 season. Below, you’ll find a link to all four sleeper articles (one per division) from this past summer, plus an evaluation of their first-half performances. Some picks were right on the money. […] READ MORE


Carolina Hurricanes Dougie Hamilton Out with Broken Fibula

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The Carolina Hurricanes announced that defenceman Dougie Hamilton is sidelined for the foreseeable future with a broken fibula. A further timeline will be available after the team assesses the need for surgery and further medical treatment. Dougie Hamilton suffered a broken fibula last night. Further evaluation today will determine if surgery is needed. Similar injury that […] READ MORE


Fantasy Hockey: Week 7 Impressions

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A day later than usual, but it’s time to take a look back at Week 7 in the world of fantasy hockey. A quarter of the NHL season is over with, and a lot of the hot starts have fizzled out, while others have taken off. Week 6 impressions can be found here. Let’s get […] READ MORE


Puck Drop Preview: 2019-20 Carolina Hurricanes

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Welcome to Puck Drop Preview 2019-20, where Last Word on Hockey gives you a detailed look at each team from around the NHL leading to the start of this hockey season and offers our insight and analysis. Make sure to stick around until the end of the series, where we’ll offer our full predictions for […] READ MORE