They gave everything they had for four-plus months, and in the end they hit their ceiling, but the Hurricanes have nothing to be ashamed of.
The Canes face elimination in Game 4 against the Bruins - a place they’ve been remarkably successful in the past.
Widely thought as a last-resort option when he took the job following the departure of Ron Francis, his role in building a conference finalist has him in line for some league hardware.
On the brink of elimination, the Hurricanes look to do the near impossible, but it’ll have to start with a win tonight.
After two stinkers in Boston, the Hurricanes got back to their game on Tuesday, but fortune wasn’t on their side.
Hurricanes put together a win-worthy effort, but a stellar game from Rask was the difference as Boston took a 3-0 series lead.
Carolina looks to get in the win column in tonight’s pivotal game three in Raleigh.
The Checkers brought out the brooms during their series against Hershey and now turn their attention to Toronto.