29-9-2006 Mike Commodore frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Mike Commodore feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Commodore was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 155 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 17 assists along with 233 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 8 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 7 PIM.


29-9-2006 Pat Dwyer frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Pat Dwyer feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Pat Dwyer was originally drafted to the NHL by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 4th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


28-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Rod Brind'Amour is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. David Tanabe is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Ray Whitney is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week. Bret Hedican is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Tim Gleason is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Eric Staal is looking good with 4 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

John Grahame hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Josef Vasicek has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Erik Cole has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Keith Aucoin has lost his sights and is now 8 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Frantisek Kaberle remains sidelined with arm injury.



27-9-2006 Josef Vasicek frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Josef Vasicek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Josef Vasicek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 324 NHL games during his career, notching 56 goals and adding 73 assists along with 211 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing has played 8 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 1+2=3 with 4 PIM.


26-9-2006 Stephen Peat frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Stephen Peat feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Stephen Peat was originally drafted to the NHL by the Anaheim Ducks in the 2nd round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 130 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 2 assists along with 234 penalty minutes. The 26 year old right wing has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


24-9-2006 Mike Commodore frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Mike Commodore feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Commodore was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 154 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 17 assists along with 233 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has played 7 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 7 PIM.


21-9-2006 Pat Dwyer frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes right wing Pat Dwyer feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Pat Dwyer was originally drafted to the NHL by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 4th round of the 2002 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 23 year old right wing has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


21-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Justin Williams is looking good with 4 points in 3 games last week.

Who's cold

John Grahame hasn't got a chance to start in the last five games. Scott Walker has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Andrew Ladd has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal. Keith Aucoin has lost his sights and is now 6 games without a goal.

Trainer's room

Frantisek Kaberle remains sidelined with arm injury.



19-9-2006 Keith Aucoin frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Keith Aucoin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Keith Aucoin, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 12 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 5 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


17-9-2006 Andrew Hutchinson frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Andrew Hutchinson feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Andrew Hutchinson was originally drafted to the NHL by the Nashville Predators in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 54 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 12 assists along with 22 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman has not yet played for the Carolina Hurricanes this season.


14-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Cory Stillman is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week. Rod Brind'Amour is looking good with 3 points in 2 games last week.

Who's cold

Cam Ward has been chilly and allowed 8 goals in 2 games.

Trainer's room

Frantisek Kaberle remains sidelined with arm injury.



12-9-2006 Keith Aucoin frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes center Keith Aucoin feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Keith Aucoin, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 10 NHL games during his career, notching 0 goals and adding 1 assists along with 4 penalty minutes. The 27 year old center has played 3 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


8-9-2006 Tim Gleason frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tim Gleason was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 126 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 26 assists along with 98 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 1 games with the Carolina Hurricanes this season, totalling 0+0=0 with 0 PIM.


7-9-2006 Weekly team report
Who's hot

Cory Stillman is looking good with 2 points in 1 games last week. Eric Staal is looking good with 3 points in 1 games last week.

Who's cold

No-one is especially cold at the moment.

Trainer's room

Frantisek Kaberle remains sidelined with arm injury.



2-9-2006 Josef Vasicek frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Josef Vasicek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Josef Vasicek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 316 NHL games during his career, notching 55 goals and adding 71 assists along with 207 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-6-2006 Training camp preview
Carolina Hurricanes will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Carolina Hurricanes and Charlotte Checkers:
- John Grahame G
- Frantisek Kaberle D
- Cory Stillman R
- Rod Brind'Amour C
- Josef Vasicek L
- Shane Willis R
- Craig Adams R
- Glen Wesley D
- Niclas Wallin D
- David Tanabe D
- Ray Whitney L
- Bret Hedican D
- Brad Isbister L
- Scott Walker R
- Justin Williams R
- Daniel Manzato G
- Erik Cole L
- P.J. Martin D
- Kevin Estrada R
- Brad Parsons C
- Craig Kowalski G
- Andrew Ladd L
- Steve Saviano C
- Cam Ward G
- Vince Bellissimo C
- Andrew Hutchinson D
- Mike Commodore D
- Jesse Boulerice L
- Keith Aucoin C
- Jason Spence L
- Brett Carson D
- Ernie Hartlieb L
- Justin Peters G
- Stephen Peat R
- Anson Carter R
- Trevor Letowski R
- Ryan Bayda L
- Chris Dyment D
- Scott Kelman C
- Tim Gleason D
- Anton Babchuk D
- David Gove C
- Dennis Seidenberg D
- Tim Conboy D
- Bill Kinkel L
- Mike Angelidis L
- Brad Zancanaro C
- Pat Dwyer R
- Eric Staal C
- Mark Flood D
- Kevin Nastiuk G
- J.D. Forrest D
- Chad LaRose R
- Joe Barnes C

Players reporting out of shape:
- Shane Willis R
- Brad Isbister L
- Daniel Manzato G
- Andrew Ladd L
- Jason Spence L
- Stephen Peat R
- Trevor Letowski R
- Tim Gleason D
- Tim Conboy D
- Kevin Nastiuk G
- Chad LaRose R
- Joe Barnes C

Players reporting in good shape:
- John Grahame G
- Frantisek Kaberle D
- Craig Adams R
- Ernie Hartlieb L
- Bill Kinkel L


28-6-2006 Peter Laviolette praises Colton Sceviour
Carolina Hurricanes head coach Peter Laviolette has praised young right wing Colton Sceviour in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



26-6-2006 Josef Vasicek frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Josef Vasicek feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a core player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Czech, Josef Vasicek was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 4th round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 316 NHL games during his career, notching 55 goals and adding 71 assists along with 207 penalty minutes. The 25 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2006 Jesse Boulerice frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Jesse Boulerice feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jesse Boulerice was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 5th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 165 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 2 assists along with 304 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.


24-6-2006 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


30-6-2006 Training camp preview
Carolina Hurricanes will arrange the annual training camp starting on September 14th. Players reporting to the training camp with either Carolina Hurricanes and Albany River Rats:
- John Grahame G
- Frantisek Kaberle D
- Cory Stillman R
- Rod Brind'Amour C
- Josef Vasicek L
- Shane Willis R
- Craig Adams R
- Glen Wesley D
- Niclas Wallin D
- David Tanabe D
- Ray Whitney L
- Bret Hedican D
- Brad Isbister L
- Scott Walker R
- Justin Williams R
- Daniel Manzato G
- Erik Cole L
- P.J. Martin D
- Kevin Estrada R
- Brad Parsons C
- Craig Kowalski G
- Andrew Ladd L
- Steve Saviano C
- Cam Ward G
- Vince Bellissimo C
- Andrew Hutchinson D
- Mike Commodore D
- Jesse Boulerice L
- Keith Aucoin C
- Jason Spence L
- Brett Carson D
- Ernie Hartlieb L
- Justin Peters G
- Stephen Peat R
- Anson Carter R
- Trevor Letowski R
- Ryan Bayda L
- Chris Dyment D
- Scott Kelman C
- Tim Gleason D
- Anton Babchuk D
- David Gove C
- Dennis Seidenberg D
- Tim Conboy D
- Bill Kinkel L
- Mike Angelidis L
- Brad Zancanaro C
- Pat Dwyer R
- Eric Staal C
- Mark Flood D
- Kevin Nastiuk G
- J.D. Forrest D
- Chad LaRose R
- Joe Barnes C

Players reporting out of shape:
- John Grahame G
- Rod Brind'Amour C
- Erik Cole L
- Mike Commodore D
- Jesse Boulerice L
- Jason Spence L
- Ernie Hartlieb L
- David Gove C
- Mike Angelidis L
- Kevin Nastiuk G

Players reporting in good shape:
- Cory Stillman R
- Shane Willis R
- Niclas Wallin D
- Ray Whitney L
- Bret Hedican D
- Brad Parsons C
- Steve Saviano C
- Vince Bellissimo C
- Andrew Hutchinson D
- Keith Aucoin C
- Anson Carter R
- Ryan Bayda L
- Tim Gleason D
- Anton Babchuk D
- Pat Dwyer R
- Joe Barnes C


27-6-2006 Peter Laviolette praises Dwight King
Carolina Hurricanes head coach Peter Laviolette has praised young left wing Dwight King in his latest interviews. Altough he seems very fond of this highly skilled youngster, he didn't want to comment on his team's strategy concerning the upcoming draft.



23-6-2006 Mike Commodore frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Mike Commodore feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of Canada, Mike Commodore was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 2nd round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 147 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 16 assists along with 226 penalty minutes. The 26 year old defenseman is looking forward for the start of the season.


23-6-2006 Jesse Boulerice frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes left wing Jesse Boulerice feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Jesse Boulerice was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 5th round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 165 NHL games during his career, notching 8 goals and adding 2 assists along with 304 penalty minutes. The 27 year old left wing is expecting a good season for the team.


24-6-2006 Options to be confirmed tomorrow
The following players' contract options need to be confirmed tomorrow:


22-6-2006 Pat Dwyer uncertain about future
Pat Dwyer wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

23-6-2006 Contracts expiring !
The following players' contracts are going to expire in one week:


23-6-2006 Contracts expiring !
The following staff members' contracts are going to expire in one week:


21-6-2006 Josef Vasicek uncertain about future
Josef Vasicek wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 David Tanabe uncertain about future
David Tanabe wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Justin Williams uncertain about future
Justin Williams wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Erik Cole uncertain about future
Erik Cole wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 P.J. Martin uncertain about future
P.J. Martin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Kevin Estrada uncertain about future
Kevin Estrada wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Brad Parsons uncertain about future
Brad Parsons wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Craig Kowalski uncertain about future
Craig Kowalski wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Steve Saviano uncertain about future
Steve Saviano wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Vince Bellissimo uncertain about future
Vince Bellissimo wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Andrew Hutchinson uncertain about future
Andrew Hutchinson wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Mike Commodore uncertain about future
Mike Commodore wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Jesse Boulerice uncertain about future
Jesse Boulerice wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Keith Aucoin uncertain about future
Keith Aucoin wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Jason Spence uncertain about future
Jason Spence wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Ernie Hartlieb uncertain about future
Ernie Hartlieb wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Stephen Peat uncertain about future
Stephen Peat wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Ryan Bayda uncertain about future
Ryan Bayda wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Chris Dyment uncertain about future
Chris Dyment wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Scott Kelman uncertain about future
Scott Kelman wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Tim Gleason uncertain about future
Tim Gleason wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Tim Gleason frustrated
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Tim Gleason feels frustrated about his position in the organization. He feels he's good enough to be a regular player for the team and wonders why the organization still considers him a minor league player.

A native of USA, Tim Gleason was originally drafted to the NHL by the Ottawa Senators in the 1st round of the 2001 entry draft. He has appeared in 125 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 26 assists along with 98 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman is eagerly waiting to hit the ice once the season starts.


21-6-2006 Dennis Seidenberg uncertain about future
Dennis Seidenberg wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Tim Conboy uncertain about future
Tim Conboy wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Brad Zancanaro uncertain about future
Brad Zancanaro wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 J.D. Forrest uncertain about future
J.D. Forrest wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

21-6-2006 Chad LaRose uncertain about future
Chad LaRose wants clarification on his future as he no longer can be considered a prospect. He wants you to clarify his status in the organization.

Eastside Hockey Manager