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brianmnash2 Jan 23, 9:41 a.m.
Cam simply looks terrible. I was close to the ice last night and Cam simply looks out of shape. Looks like he needs a transfusion. His face is very thin and he was as white as a ghost. No energy on his part. Two goals in two games, time to try the brothers and Semin on the same line to generate some offense. Too many turnovers again and stupid penalties.
gwnunn Jan 22, 9:50 p.m.
Cam Ward is wallowing in his own little world of , I'm the Greatest, he needs to come down to Earth and see he has other players around him.
Honesty first Jan 22, 9:29 p.m.
NCSU game was on Fox 50. Here is a secret.....State lost to Wake
As for hockey, only thing worse than the offense is the defense. I thought this was going to be a good year for the Canes
Gunny Loves Duke Jan 22, 8:56 p.m.
The announcers said the same thing tonight. Semin is giving a good effort, but so far, things aren't going the Canes' way. Hope the third period is the charm - gotta score two goals to win.
geosol Jan 22, 7:59 p.m.
Staal 1 and Ward are in an early funk. Might need to think about changing the lines around and see if we can inject some energy into this team. They have the talent.
Wheelman Jan 22, 7:48 p.m.
I can't beleive they preempted the NCSU game for this.
kkevin7048 Jan 22, 7:39 p.m.
I have a feeling Ward is going to get pulled again.
My-Humble-Opinion2 Jan 22, 7:06 p.m.
Thanks, I was freaking out trying to find the game! You made my night
wlcat609 Jan 22, 6:50 p.m.
fyi....Canes game tonight is on TWC channel 520 if you have a digital cable box......
PanthersFan45 Jan 22, 5:36 p.m.
They should be anxious to get back on the ice and put on a better performance after Saturday night. Theodore was incredible for the Panthers in net during the last game, tonight they get "journeyman" Mathieu Garon between the pipes for Tampa ...... I'm sure he's getting the start because its a back-to-back for Tampa. Canes need to capitalize and get after him. I would not be surprised if they erupt tonight and give the sellout crowd a lot to cheer about. Its a short season so EVERY game is critical.
Ken D. Jan 22, 4:07 p.m.
I hope he will prove to be as good playing for our side as he was when he played against us.
common tater Jan 22, 3:45 p.m.
Can't wait to see them in action tonight.
Semin got out of his car yesterday to sign stuff for the kids...cool guy.
Gunny Loves Duke Jan 22, 2:31 p.m.
I think the Canes have a good chance to win their home opener as they're catching the Lightening on their second game of a back-to-back. The Canes will have fresher legs, and Muller has tweaked the lineups after the embarrassing loss in Florida.
It's too early to make predictions for the season, but by adding Jordan Staal and Alex Semin, the Canes have added a spark to their offense, and although it wasn't evident in Saturday's loss, the Canes have also beefed up their defense.
Aside from adding talent on the roster, hiring Kirk Muller as HC should pay dividends - the man knows hockey and his demeanor is very positive, which is what this team needs.
321oohaw Jan 22, 12:30 p.m.
Ken D. Jan 22, 12:26 p.m.
This is probably the most talented Canes roster since they've been in Raleigh. But a lot of that talent is new to the team, and the lockout kept them from developing any meaningful chemistry yet. Let's hope they come together quickly in this abbreviated season, and don't dig themselves a hole they don't have time to get out of.
Published: 2008-01-11 14:37:00
Updated: 2010-06-21 13:53:03