I went back and forth on completely taking the weekend off from writing on Canes and Coffee. (The CandC posts on Saturday including Cory Fogg’s deep dive into Canes in-process rebuilding effort were both written before the weekend.) But since I had already accumulated a few decent articles, I decided to go ahead and put up what I had for external articles this week to help tide people over until Hurricanes hockey resumes on Tuesday.
This week’s edition of the Section 328 podcast had Justin Faulk (among others) on as a guest and as always is worth a listen.
The team web site has video of Justin Faulk chatting with media at the NHL All-Star Game.
The team web site posted the CBS Evening News feature on another Hurricanes’ All-Star Jorge Alves.
This time last year, Chip Alexander at the News & Observer wrote an article recapping the 2011 All-Star weekend in Raleigh and bringing back memories.
Finally, Brian LeBlanc from Canes Country talks about Ron Francis being named as 1 of the NHL’s 100 greatest players of all time at the All-Star weekend festivities.
Carolina Hurricanes prospects
Kevin LeBlanc from Dobber Prospects updated his report on Sebastian Aho (who is not technically a prospect anymore but is still prospect age at 19 years old).
Craig Smith from McKeen’s Hockey offered a profile for Hurricanes’ prospect Nicolas Roy.
And here at Canes and Coffee, Saturday’s article about the post-2017-18 goaltending future for the Hurricanes discusses all of the Hurricanes’ goalie prospects.
Charles Taylor at Cardiac Cane makes a case for giving Haydn Fleury a shot at the NHL level.
Gary Bettman on prospect of the Carolina Hurricanes moving