HURRICANE'S CAM WARD LEAVES WIRELESS AUTOGRAPH
Carolina Hurricanes' Cam Ward leaves a wireless autograph on an Alltel customers phone on March 19, 2007 during a Alltel Wireless Store promotion in Brier Creek shopping center in Raleigh, N.C. . (HO UPI Photo / Alltel, Karl DeBlaker)
Alexander Semin provided a goal and two assists Tuesday and the streaking Carolina Hurricanes held off Buffalo 4-3 to sweep their season's series.
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Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Cam Ward will be out 6-8 weeks after sustaining a sprained knee, the team said Monday.
Jordan Staal's goal in the second period proved decisive Sunday and Carolina completed a home-and-home sweep of Florida with a 3-2 victory.
Jussi Jokinen supplied a pair of goals with an assist and Eric Staal also scored twice Saturday in the Carolina Hurricanes' 6-2 dismantling of Florida.
Jiri Tlusty scored twice and Cam Ward allowed only a first-period goal Thursday in bringing Carolina a 4-1 victory over Pittsburgh.
Braden Holtby notched his second shutout of the season Tuesday, making 33 saves in the Washington Capitals' 3-0 whitewash of Carolina.
Carolina's Bobby Sanguinetti scored the go-ahead goal in the third period Sunday, sparking the Hurricanes to a 4-2 comeback win over the New York Islanders.
Blake Wheeler opened and closed the scoring Thursday, providing the winning goal with 4:54 to play in Winnipeg's 4-3 win over Carolina.
Peter Budaj turned aside all 19 shots he saw for his first shutout in two years and Montreal won a fourth straight Monday, 3-0 over Carolina.
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