Carolina Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes

Canes’ top goalie prospect unable to dodge attention

Alex Nedeljkovic, the 20-year-old with a quiet demeanor, shadow-like mustache and significantly smaller frame than all three other goaltenders at last week’s Hurricanes prospects camp was followed all week by a figurative spotlight, watched closely by coaches and fans on the PNC Arena ice each day and by television cameras in the locker room afterward.

Carolina Hurricanes

Hartford hockey fans feel left behind

Each April the Hartford Whalers Booster Club, now up to 59 members after dipping down to the 30s, commemorates the “FANniversary” of the last home game played by their NHL hockey team, a 2-1 victory over Tampa Bay. This spring marked the 20th requiem for the Whalers.

       

Videos

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