NHL: Carolina 7, New York Islanders 2

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Joe Corvo opened a stretch of five unanswered Carolina goals Wednesday and the Hurricanes went on to crush the New York Islanders 7-2.
Carolina's Corvo put on injured reserve

Carolina's Corvo put on injured reserve

RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 1 (UPI) -- Carolina defenseman Joe Corvo has been placed on injured reserve and will miss at least two months of the NHL schedule because of a leg laceration.

NHL: Washington 3, Carolina 2

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Washington's Nicklas Backstrom scored twice and the Capitals held on behind Jose Theodore's goaltending Monday to edge Carolina 3-2.

NHL: Carolina 3, Tampa Bay 1

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Jussi Jokinen scored the game-wining goal in Carolina's 3-1 win over the Tampa Bay Lightning Saturday.

NHL: Carolina 5, Minnesota 4 (S0)

RALEIGH, N.C., Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Carolina gave up two three-goal leads but finally ended its 14-game losing streak Sunday, beating the Minnesota Wild 5-4 with a shootout goal by Jussi Jokinen.

NHL: St. Louis 5, Carolina 2

RALEIGH, N.C., Oct. 28 (UPI) -- David Perron had two goals and one assist Wednesday, leading the St. Louis Blues to a 5-2 win over the Carolina Hurricanes.

NHL: Pittsburgh 3, Carolina 2

PITTSBURGH, May 18 (UPI) -- Evgeni Malkin had a goal and an assist Monday to lead Pittsburgh to a 3-2 win over Carolina in Game 1 of their Eastern final series.

NHL: Carolina 3, Boston 0

BOSTON, May 3 (UPI) -- Carolina's Cam Ward turned away 36 shots and the Hurricanes beat Boston 3-0 Sunday, squaring their Eastern Conference semifinal series at 1-1.

NHL: Carolina 2, New Jersey 1

NEWARK, N.J., March 28 (UPI) -- Tuomo Ruutu's third-period power-play goal Saturday boosted the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-1 win over the New Jersey Devils.

NHL: Carolina 4, Washington 1

RALEIGH, N.C., March 21 (UPI) -- Joni Pitkanen scored the game-winner early in the third period Saturday when the Carolina Hurricanes recorded a 4-1 win over the Washington Capitals.

NHL: Carolina 5, New York Islanders 4

RALEIGH, N.C., March 20 (UPI) -- Chad LaRose's second goal Friday led the Carolina Hurricanes to a 5-4 win over the New York Islanders.

NHL: Carolina 3, N.Y. Rangers 0

RALEIGH, N.C., March 9 (UPI) -- Cam Ward blocked 28 shots Monday in his fifth shutout of the season to help the Carolina Hurricanes beat the New York Rangers, 3-0.

NHL: Carolina 4, Tampa Bay 1

RALEIGH, N.C., Feb. 20 (UPI) -- Joe Corvo scored twice on the power play in a span of 39 seconds of the third period Friday night, lifting the Carolina Hurricanes past Tampa Bay 4-1.

NHL: Carolina 2, Toronto 0

TORONTO, Jan. 19 (UPI) -- Cam Ward stopped 35 shots Monday to post his second shutout of the season and lead the Carolina Hurricanes to a 2-0 victory over Toronto.

NHL: Carolina 3, Atlanta 1

RALEIGH, N.C., Dec. 31 (UPI) -- Sergei Samsonov had a hand in all of Carolina's goals Wednesday, propelling the Hurricanes to a 3-1 victory over Atlanta.
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Joe Corvo
Ottawa Senators defenseman Joe Corvo warms up before game three in the Eastern Conference finals of the Stanley Cup at Scotiabank Place in Ottawa on May 14, 2007. Corvo scored the winning goal during the second overtime period of game two in Buffalo on May 12. (UPI Photo/Grace Chiu)

Joseph Corvo (born June 20, 1977) is an American professional ice hockey player who currently plays for the Boston Bruins of the National Hockey League. Corvo was drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round of the 1997 NHL Entry Draft.

In one of Corvo's first major ice hockey appearances, he participated in the 1997 World Junior Championships in Switzerland. Despite placing second to Canada in the medal round, he was named the top defenseman of the tournament. He then played for three seasons at Western Michigan University, from 1995 to 1998, where he was a teammate of future NHL player Jamal Mayers.

He was drafted by the Los Angeles Kings in the 4th round of the 1997 NHL entry draft. On July 1, 2006, Corvo signed as a four-year, unrestricted free agent contract with the Ottawa Senators worth $10.5 million. On October 26, 2006, he broke a Senators record for points for a defenseman in a game with one goal and four assists against the Toronto Maple Leafs. He was named the game's first star. On February 11, 2008, the Senators traded Corvo along with Patrick Eaves to the Carolina Hurricanes for Mike Commodore and Cory Stillman. His departure from the Senators has stirred some controversy in Ottawa in the similar vein of Chris Pronger when Pronger demanded a trade from Edmonton.

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