Raleigh, NC (SportsNetwork.com) - Eric Staal had one goal and two assists in the Carolina Hurricanes' 5-2 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday. Ryan Murphy, Jay McClement, Alexander Semin and Andrej Nestrasil also lit the lamp for the Hurricanes, who improved to 1-1-1 on their five-game homestand. Cam Ward made 27 saves in his first start since March 14 due to the flu. Brandon Sutter and Ian Cole scored for the Penguins, who sit third in the Metropolitan Division. Marc-Andre Fleury gave up all five goals on 28 shots.
Los Angeles Clippers shooting guard Jamal Crawford called the bruised right calf that has sidelined him for more than three weeks "the weirdest" injury of his NBA career but said he was not worried he would miss the rest of the season.
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