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Hitchcock feeling reassured about Blues

In the summer before his final season behind the Blues' bench, Ken Hitchcock is changing nothing about his routine. He calls August "scheming and dreaming time for coaches," so while he relaxes in Western Canada, his mind is starting to wander.

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Bean signs entry level contract with Canes

Defenseman Jake Bean, the 13th pick of the 2016 NHL draft, discusses signing his entry level contract Saturday with the Canes, his plans for the summer and his first trip to North Carolina.
Chip Alexander calexander@newsobserver.com
Bean signs entry level contract with Canes 1:50

Bean signs entry level contract with Canes

Fleury hoping to move up for Canes 1:31

Fleury hoping to move up for Canes

Julien Gauthier: Carolina Hurricanes Big Man in Town 1:49

Julien Gauthier: Carolina Hurricanes Big Man in Town

Ron Francis discusses the start of NHL free agency 16:52

Ron Francis discusses the start of NHL free agency