Bob Wage, also known as "Bubba", "Bibby", and even "Harwood" is a hockey fan/citizen journalist who was once living the dream as a part-time sports writer. He started out writing articles for the NHL Roundup in 2004 and went on to create Canes Country in 2006. Since then, he has also authored articles for The NHL Digest, Hockey Blog in Canada, From The Rink, Fadoo.ca, The Hockey News.com, and The Fourth Period.
It is doubtful that Carolina will jump into the deep water on Friday with the high priced free agents, so who are some of the middle range players Ron Francis might target?
All of the 2016 draft class will be attending prospect camp next week
Pundits from around the league are giving Carolina high marks for draft.
Carolina picks another goalie Helvig, forward Zimmer, and defenseman Carroll to close out their draft.
Bean, an offensive defenseman, scored 24 goals and notched 40 assists for Calgary Hitmen last year.
The Canes have several options here but what will they do?