The victory came in Game Five of the NHL's Eastern Conference finals.
The Hurricanes, who lead, three games to two, pulled within one victory of playing Edmonton for the Stanley Cup.
Justin Williams, Mark Recchi, and Justin Williams all scored once in regulation, Matt Cullen had two assists, one on the game-winning goal; while Martin Gerber and Cam Ward combined to make 23 saves on the 26 shots they faced for the winners.
Game Six is Tuesday night at Buffalo.
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