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Good morning, Raleigh

Good morning, Raleigh, and good morning, Insiders. Nothing to see from this hotel room. The end of the trip - as well as the road portion of the 2018-19 schedule - is in view. After our flight home, there are a pair of Arizona-Anaheim jaunts and a Western Canada three-in-four, and then the cold, ... Full Story

Good Morning, Raleigh

Greetings from Raleigh, N.C., Insiders where the weather is a bit cooler and cloudier than what we had in Florida. Now I can finally start digging into the winter clothing – though it’s 70 degrees today, we’re supposed to see a 20-plus degree drop here in the next couple of days. As you can see by t... Full Story

The view from Carolina

Raleigh News & Observer Canes drop fifth straight with 3-0 loss to Kings "By game’s end, the Canes (21-20-7) looked back at missed chances. Sebastian Aho had some good looks, once firing a shot that glanced off Budaj’s stick, then the crossbar. The Canes also had a pair of power plays in each ... Full Story

Good morning, Raleigh

Good morning, North Carolina, and good morning, Insiders. For the first time in something like 30 years, give or take, we saw blue sky. Imagine that! After a rainy weekend in New York that followed a rainy week in Los Angeles, we descended upon Raleigh with nary a cloud to be seen and deplaned in... Full Story

Behold: PNC Arena

PNC Arena, home of the Carolina Hurricanes since 1999, opened the same year as Staples Center. The only problem? The Hurricanes had moved from Hartford two years prior. For the 1997-98 and 1998-99 seasons, the Hurricanes practiced in the area but played their home games in the cavernous Greensboro C... Full Story

Good morning, Raleigh

It's almost time to head downstairs, so let's get down to brass tacks. The Kings are playing the Hurricanes tonight. As you may have noticed from yesterday's spellbinding video, it is drizzly and cool in North Carolina. We're not actually in central Raleigh, but rather in the upscale North Hills "mi... Full Story

Landing in Raleigh-Durham

Where did the day go? After taking off from LAX shortly after 9:00 this morning, the team plane touched down at Raleigh-Durham International Airport at a quarter to five local time, having passed across the entire continent while leapfrogging the Mountain and Central time zones. We were greeted by a... Full Story