Tag Archives: Rod Brind’Amour

Skater and Goalie Stat Leaders After the First Round

Skater stat leaders after the First Round of tournament: Goals: OTT – LW – Dany Heatley – 10   (in 6 GP) BUF – RW – Danny Gare/SJS – C – Joe Thornton – 9   (in 4 GP) BUF … Continue reading

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Goaltending Shines as 20th-seeded ’08-’09 Hurricanes Defeat 45th-seeded ’76-’77 Barons in Five Games

The 45th-seeded ’76-’77 Cleveland Barons got the jump on the 20th-seeded ’08-’09 Carolina Hurricanes in this series. They took Game 1 in a shootout, 6-4, by far the highest game of the series. After that, the two goalies took over … Continue reading

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6th-seeded ’10-’11 Hurricanes Shock Top-seeded ’05-’06 Hurricanes in Five Games; Clinch First UNP Appearance

Right from the start the 6th-seeded ’10-’11 Hurricanes took control of the series. In Game 1 they scored twice in the first period on their way to a 3-2 as they held on late after Eric Staal scored the game-winning … Continue reading

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Staal Leads Top-seeded ’05-’06 Hurricanes Over 5th-seeded ’00-’01 Hurricanes in Five Games

A hat trick from Justin Williams led the top-seeded ’05-’06 Hurricanes to a 5-3 win in Game 1 as they outshot the 5th-seeded ’00-’01 Hurricanes 54-34. The ’05-’06 Hurricanes got on the board first in Game 2 courtesy of a … Continue reading

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7th-seeded ’99-’00 Canes Come Back from 3-0 Series Deficit to Upset 2nd-seeded ’01-’02 Canes

The 7th-seeded ’99-’00 Hurricanes were the team to get off to the better start as they led 5-2 after two periods, but the 2nd-seeded ’01-’02 Hurricanes rattled off three goals in the third to force an overtime. Then, Bates Battaglia … Continue reading

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