Hurricanes lose goalie Raanta, Jarvis in Game 7 vs. Rangers
The Carolina Hurricanes found themselves in a quick hole in a Game 7 against the New York Rangers. The Hurricanes lost Jarvis to an upper-body injury after he took a jarring first-period hit by New York defenseman Jacob Trouba, then lost Raanta in the second period when he went down after stretching out for a stop and was helped off the ice putting no weight on his right leg. It was part of a rough all-around Monday night in a 6-2 loss to the Rangers that ended their second-round series in the Stanley Cup playoffs.news.yahoo.com
Shesterkin, Chytil help Rangers top Hurricanes, force Game 7
Igor Shesterkin stopped 37 shots and became the fifth goalie to have two assists in a playoff game, Filip Chytil scored twice in the second period and the New York Rangers beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-2 to force a deciding Game 7 in their second-round series.
Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 24 - Hurricanes vs. Rangers, Flames vs. Oilers | Faceoff, How to Watch, Preview
EASTERN CONFERENCEMetropolitan Division(1) Carolina Hurricanes vs. (2) New York Rangers (Hurricanes lead 2-1)A great display of goaltending was the story in game three on Sunday in Manhattan, as the Hurricanes’ Antti Raanta and the Rangers’ Igor Shesterkin went save-for-save. Yet, Shesterkin was only beaten once, as the Blueshirts won their first their game of the series with a 3-1 victory. Certainly their victory on Sunday showed the mold New York has used to be successful over the course of the season. The Oilers, spurred on from the hometown crowd on Sunday night, came out firing at the Flames’ Jacob Markstrom. Check out the full NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs results heremlive.com
Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 20 - Rangers vs. Hurricanes, Oilers vs. Flames | Faceoff, How to Watch, Preview
After two vastly different outcomes on Wednesday night, the New York Rangers and Carolina Hurricanes, along with the Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames, continue their second round series on Friday night. EASTERN CONFERENCEMetropolitan Division(2) New York Rangers vs. (1) Carolina Hurricanes (Hurricanes lead 1-0)The two divisional rivals met in an extremely tight opening game on Wednesday, with former Ranger goaltender Antti Raanta playing exceptional to keep the Hurricanes in the game, after giving up a first period goal to Filip Chytil. Watch the NHL Playoffs on FuboTV (7-day free trial)WESTERN CONFERENCEPacific Division(2) Edmonton Oilers vs. (1) Calgary Flames (Flames lead 1-0)Similar to the first game of the night on Wednesday, the No. Unlike the first game, scoring was much more abundant, as The Battle of Alberta is showing that it might cease to disappoint. However, Calgary settled down, scoring thrice, two of which coming from Matthew Tkachuk, to pull out a wild 9-6 win.mlive.com
Stanley Cup Playoffs on May 4 - Bruins vs. Hurricanes, Blues vs. Wild | Faceoff, How to Watch, Preview
The Finnish goaltender stopped all but one of the 36 shots he face in Carolina’s 5-1 victory in game one. Expect Jeremy Swayme to start his first playoff game on Wednesday night, after Linus Ullmark gave up four goals on just 24 shots in game one. Atlantic Division(3) Tampa Bay Lightning vs. (2) Toronto Maple Leafs (Leafs lead 1-0)I can assure you one expected game one between the two-time defending Stanley Cup Champs and the Maple Leafs to go the way it did. The win marks the Blues’ sixth-straight win over the Wild dating back to last season. Brendan Lemieux also scored for L.A., while Jonathan Quick looked his past self, making 36 saves in his first playoff game in four years.mlive.com
Alex Nedeljkovic blanks former team as Red Wings stun Carolina
Alex Nedeljkovic made 46 saves Thursday against his former team, leading the Detroit Red Wings past the Carolina Hurricanes 3-0 at PNC Arena. The Red Wings (29-35-10) began a stretch of six games against some of the top teams in the NHL. Moritz Seider, Adam Erne and Filip Zadina scored for the Red Wings, 3-1-1 in their past five. The Red Wings scored twice in the third period to expand on a 1-0 lead. The Red Wings killed four Carolina power plays, including two in the third period while holding a 2-0 lead.mlive.com
Hurricanes edge Pens 4-3 to take lead in tight Metropolitan
Jesper Fast scored 9 seconds into the third period to break a tie, Sebastian Aho followed with his 22nd goal of the season and the Carolina Hurricanes edged the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Sunday to move into first place in the Metropolitan Division.