Latest Jordan Staal News

Petr Mrazek makes 31 saves, Hurricanes blank LA Kings 2-0

Oct. 16, 2019 2:06 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes already have shown they can win in plenty of ways during the best start to a season in franchise history. When the high-scoring Los Angeles Kings unexpectedly engaged them in a defensive grind, the Canes showed they can succeed there as well. Petr Mrazek made 31...

Dzingel nets 2, Hurricanes top Panthers 6-3 for 4th straight

Oct. 9, 2019 12:57 AM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Ryan Dzingel and the Carolina Hurricanes are off to a perfect start. Dzingel scored two goals and the Hurricanes beat the Florida Panthers 6-3 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory to begin the season, equaling the best run in franchise history. Teuvo Teravainen and Jordan...

Gardiner scores OT winner, Carolina beats Caps 3-2

Oct. 5, 2019 11:26 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three new players helped the Carolina Hurricanes beat an old nemesis on Saturday night. Jake Gardiner scored his first goal for his new team in the last minute of overtime, James Reimer debuted by making 33 stops and the Hurricanes rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period for a...

Vrana, Oshie each score twice, Capitals beat Hurricanes

Sep. 29, 2019 11:25 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jakob Vrana scored two goals, including the winner at 4:57 of the third period, in the Washington Capitals' 4-3 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Sunday. T.J. Oshie also scored twice goals for Washington, and Braden Holtby made 28 saves. Sebastian Aho scored twice for Carolina,...

Carolina picks Jordan Staal to replace Williams as captain

Sep. 29, 2019 1:45 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Jordan Staal has been picked as the captain of the Carolina Hurricanes. The team announced Staal's selection Sunday before its exhibition game against Washington, adding that forward Jordan Martinook and defenseman Jaccob Slavin will be the alternates. Staal shared the captaincy with...

Schwartz sparks Blues in comeback win over Capitals

Sep. 28, 2019 12:44 AM EDT

Jaden Schwartz had a goal and added three assists to lead the defending Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues to a 4-3 comeback victory over the Washington Capitals on Friday night. Schwartz scored with 4:23 left in the first to cut Washington's lead to 2-1. Brayden Schenn, Vladimir Tarasenko and Tyler Bozak...

Maturing Hurricanes eye second-straight playoff berth

Sep. 23, 2019 10:16 AM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes ended a nine-year postseason drought last season. This year, their goal: to end an even longer one. The Hurricanes are looking to reach the postseason for a second straight year — something they haven't done in 18 years. Carolina advanced to the Eastern...

Canes need to fill leadership void after Williams steps away

Sep. 4, 2019 1:17 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The Carolina Hurricanes once again are looking for leadership — and maybe another captain. Veteran forward Justin Williams' decision to step away from the sport leaves them with questions about their captaincy heading into a season in which they will try to build upon their run...