2011 Hurricanes Team Preview: Hurricanes Look to Build on Heartbreaking Season
2011 Hurricanes Team Preview: Hurricanes Look to Build on Heartbreaking Season

This article is part of our Team Previews series.

OUTLOOK

The Hurricanes had to wait until the end of the regular season's final game to learn that they missed the playoffs two points behind the New York Rangers in the Eastern Conference. Equipped with a blend of youth and experience, Carolina endured times of inconsistency and brilliance last season, resulting in subpar performances in multiple categories. Of course, the team put on a lot of miles at the beginning of the season by opening in Helsinki, Finland and subsequently got

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Mike Gottlieb
Mike Gottlieb is a podcast host and contributing writer at Rotowire.com. He is a supporter of the Colorado Avalanche, San Diego Chargers, and Chelsea FC. He also understands how random that is.
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