2008-09 Carolina Hurricanes Roster and Statistics

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Record: 45-30-7 (97 points), Finished 2nd in NHL Southeast Division (Schedule and Results)
Coach: Peter Laviolette (12-11-2), Paul Maurice (33-19-5)

Goals For: 239 (16th of 30), Goals Against: 226 (8th of 30)
SRS: 0.11 (12th of 30), SOS: -0.05 (28th of 30)

Playoffs:
Lost Conference Finals (4-0) versus Pittsburgh Penguins
Won Conference Semi-Finals (4-3) versus Boston Bruins
Won Conference Quarter-Finals (4-3) versus New Jersey Devils

Game Results

Height of bar is margin of victory  ▪  Mouseover bar for details  ▪  Click for box score  ▪  Grouped by Month

Team Statistics

Team AvAge GP W L OL PTS PTS% GF GA SRS SOS TG/G PP PPO PP% PPA PPOA PK% SH SHA
Carolina Hurricanes 27.9 82 45 30 7 97 .591 239 226 0.11 -0.05 5.67 70 374 18.72 59 301 80.40 8 9
League Average 82 41 32 9 91 .557 239 239 0.00 0.00 5.83 65 341 18.95 65 341 81.05 8 8

Roster

Age is on February 1 of given season
No. Player Pos Age Ht Wt S/C Exp Birth Date Summary
33 Anton Babchuk D 24 6-5 200 R/- 3 May 6, 1984 16 G, 19 A, 35 P
18 Ryan Bayda LW 28 5-11 185 L/- 4 December 9, 1980 5 G, 7 A, 12 P
53 Casey Borer D 23 6-2 205 L/- 1 July 28, 1985 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
23 Zach Boychuk C 19 5-10 185 L/- R October 4, 1989 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
17 Rod Brind'Amour C 38 6-1 205 L/- 18 August 9, 1970 16 G, 35 A, 51 P
28 Wade Brookbank LW 31 6-4 225 L/- 4 September 29, 1977 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
27 Brett Carson D 23 6-4 220 R/- R November 29, 1985 0 G, 0 A, 0 P
26 Erik Cole LW 30 6-2 212 L/- 6 November 6, 1978 2 G, 13 A, 15 P
38 Tim Conboy RW 26 6-2 210 R/- 1 March 22, 1982 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
77 Joe Corvo D 31 6-0 204 R/- 5 June 20, 1977 14 G, 24 A, 38 P
8 Matt Cullen C 32 6-0 200 L/- 10 November 2, 1976 22 G, 21 A, 43 P
39 Patrick Dwyer RW 25 5-11 175 R/- R June 22, 1983 1 G, 0 A, 1 P
44 Patrick Eaves RW 24 6-0 187 R/- 3 May 1, 1984 6 G, 8 A, 14 P
6 Tim Gleason D 26 6-0 217 L/- 4 January 29, 1983 0 G, 12 A, 12 P
63 Dwight Helminen C 25 5-10 190 L/- R June 22, 1983 1 G, 1 A, 2 P
36 Jussi Jokinen LW 25 5-11 198 L/- 3 April 1, 1983 1 G, 10 A, 11 P
5 Frantisek Kaberle D 35 6-0 190 L/- 8 November 8, 1973 1 G, 7 A, 8 P
20 Dan LaCouture LW 31 6-2 215 L/- 8 April 18, 1977 2 G, 0 A, 2 P
59 Chad LaRose LW 26 5-10 181 R/- 3 March 27, 1982 19 G, 12 A, 31 P
49 Michael Leighton G 27 6-3 186 -/L 4 May 19, 1981 6-7-2, 2.92 GAA
22 Josef Melichar D 30 6-2 220 L/- 6 January 20, 1979 0 G, 4 A, 4 P
56 Jakub Petruzalek C 23 5-10 176 R/- R April 24, 1985 0 G, 1 A, 1 P
25 Joni Pitkanen D 25 6-3 220 L/- 4 September 19, 1983 7 G, 26 A, 33 P
29 Bryan Rodney D 24 6-0 204 R/- R April 22, 1984 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
15 Tuomo Ruutu LW 25 6-0 205 L/- 4 February 16, 1983 26 G, 28 A, 54 P
20 Michael Ryan LW 28 6-1 188 L/- 2 May 16, 1980 0 G, 2 A, 2 P
14 Sergei Samsonov LW 30 5-8 188 R/- 10 October 27, 1978 16 G, 32 A, 48 P
4 Dennis Seidenberg D 27 6-1 210 L/- 5 July 18, 1981 5 G, 25 A, 30 P
12 Eric Staal C 24 6-4 205 L/- 4 October 29, 1984 40 G, 35 A, 75 P
16 Brandon Sutter C 19 6-3 183 R/- R February 14, 1989 1 G, 5 A, 6 P
24 Scott Walker RW 35 5-10 196 R/- 13 July 19, 1973 5 G, 10 A, 15 P
7 Niclas Wallin D 33 6-3 220 L/- 7 February 20, 1975 2 G, 8 A, 10 P
30 Cam Ward G 24 6-1 185 -/L 3 February 29, 1984 39-23-5, 2.44 GAA
13 Ray Whitney LW 36 5-10 180 R/- 16 May 8, 1972 24 G, 53 A, 77 P
11 Justin Williams RW 27 6-1 188 R/- 7 October 4, 1981 3 G, 7 A, 10 P

Scoring Regular Season

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time Point Shares
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI OPS DPS PS
1 Ray Whitney LW 36 82 24 53 77 27 2 32 17 7 0 2 30 23 0 219 11.0 1510 18:25 6.2 1.9 8.2
2 Eric Staal C 24 82 40 35 75 31 15 50 25 14 1 8 24 10 1 372 10.8 1726 21:03 7.1 2.7 9.8
3 Tuomo Ruutu LW 25 79 26 28 54 21 0 79 16 10 0 4 21 7 0 190 13.7 1447 18:19 4.2 1.8 6.0
4 Rod Brind'Amour C 38 80 16 35 51 18 -23 36 9 6 1 1 16 18 1 135 11.9 1518 18:58 2.7 0.9 3.6
5 Sergei Samsonov LW 30 81 16 32 48 17 -8 28 13 3 0 3 16 16 0 155 10.3 1403 17:19 2.7 1.4 4.1
6 Matt Cullen C 32 69 22 21 43 17 11 20 16 4 2 2 15 3 3 139 15.8 1159 16:48 3.5 1.9 5.3
7 Joe Corvo D 31 81 14 24 38 14 -1 18 5 8 1 6 10 14 0 213 6.6 1970 24:19 3.1 4.5 7.7
8 Anton Babchuk D 24 72 16 19 35 14 13 16 7 9 0 4 13 6 0 127 12.6 1301 18:04 3.8 4.1 7.9
9 Joni Pitkanen D 25 71 7 26 33 11 11 58 5 2 0 3 14 12 0 147 4.8 1761 24:48 2.1 5.0 7.1
10 Chad LaRose LW 26 81 19 12 31 13 6 35 17 0 2 4 9 1 2 171 11.1 1226 15:08 1.7 1.7 3.4
11 Dennis Seidenberg D 27 70 5 25 30 9 -9 37 3 2 0 1 16 9 0 129 3.9 1563 22:20 1.8 2.9 4.8
12 Scott Walker RW 35 41 5 10 15 5 -4 39 4 1 0 0 9 1 0 71 7.0 547 13:20 0.5 0.5 1.0
13 Erik Cole LW 30 17 2 13 15 5 3 10 2 0 0 0 11 2 0 33 6.1 333 19:36 0.8 0.5 1.3
14 Patrick Eaves RW 24 74 6 8 14 5 7 31 4 1 1 1 8 0 0 115 5.2 833 11:15 -0.3 1.3 1.0
15 Ryan Bayda LW 28 70 5 7 12 5 2 26 5 0 0 0 7 0 0 62 8.1 732 10:27 -0.3 1.0 0.6
16 Tim Gleason D 26 70 0 12 12 3 3 68 0 0 0 0 10 1 1 61 0.0 1447 20:40 -0.5 3.6 3.2
17 Jussi Jokinen LW 25 25 1 10 11 3 -2 12 1 0 0 1 7 3 0 37 2.7 368 14:43 0.2 0.4 0.6
18 Justin Williams RW 27 32 3 7 10 3 -9 9 1 2 0 0 4 3 0 80 3.8 484 15:08 0.0 0.2 0.2
19 Niclas Wallin D 33 64 2 8 10 3 -1 42 2 0 0 1 8 0 0 53 3.8 1041 16:16 0.0 2.4 2.4
20 Frantisek Kaberle D 35 30 1 7 8 2 -4 8 0 1 0 0 5 2 0 28 3.6 422 14:03 0.4 0.7 1.1
21 Brandon Sutter C 19 50 1 5 6 2 -1 16 1 0 0 0 5 0 0 57 1.8 441 8:50 -0.5 0.5 0.0
22 Josef Melichar D 30 15 0 4 4 1 -1 8 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 3 0.0 130 8:40 0.3 0.2 0.5
23 Dan LaCouture LW 31 11 2 0 2 1 -1 10 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 50.0 47 4:16 0.3 0.0 0.3
24 Dwight Helminen C 25 23 1 1 2 1 -2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 15 6.7 157 6:50 -0.1 0.1 0.0
25 Bryan Rodney D 24 8 0 2 2 1 -3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 0.0 101 12:38 0.1 0.0 0.1
26 Michael Ryan LW 28 18 0 2 2 1 -3 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 24 0.0 148 8:12 -0.2 0.1 -0.2
27 Wade Brookbank LW 31 27 1 0 1 1 0 40 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 12.5 67 2:30 0.0 0.1 0.1
28 Patrick Dwyer RW 25 13 1 0 1 1 -2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 11.1 111 8:34 -0.1 0.1 -0.1
29 Tim Conboy RW 26 28 0 1 1 0 -1 37 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 13 0.0 150 5:21 -0.3 0.1 -0.2
30 Jakub Petruzalek C 23 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 16 8:05 0.1 0.1 0.1
31 Cam Ward G 24 68 0 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 3928 57:46 0.0 0.0 12.9
32 Casey Borer D 23 3 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 33 11:05 0.0 0.1 0.0
33 Zach Boychuk C 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 12:03 -0.1 0.0 0.0
34 Brett Carson D 23 5 0 0 0 0 -3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 79 15:44 -0.1 -0.1 -0.1
35 Michael Leighton G 27 19 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1029 54:09 0.0 0.0 2.6
Team Total 82 236 409 645 -4 786 158 70 8 42 2675 8.8 39.0 40.7 95.3

Goalies Regular Season

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA GPS
1 Cam Ward G 24 68 39 23 5 160 1901 1741 .916 2.44 6 3928 92 13.96 12.9
2 Michael Leighton G 27 19 6 7 2 50 507 457 .901 2.92 0 1029 108 -3.60 2.6
Team Total 82 45 30 7 210 2408 2198 .913 2.54 6 4957 15.5

Scoring Playoffs

Scoring Goals Assists Ice Time
Rk Player Pos Age GP G A PTS GC +/- PIM EV PP SH GW EV PP SH S S% TOI ATOI
1 Eric Staal C 24 18 10 5 15 7 -3 4 7 3 0 1 73 13.7 387 21:31
2 Jussi Jokinen LW 25 18 7 4 11 5 -3 2 5 2 0 3 28 25.0 280 15:35
3 Chad LaRose LW 26 18 4 7 11 4 0 16 4 0 0 0 51 7.8 320 17:48
4 Ray Whitney LW 36 18 3 8 11 4 -9 4 3 0 0 1 55 5.5 335 18:36
5 Sergei Samsonov LW 30 17 5 3 8 3 2 6 5 0 0 0 28 17.9 269 15:48
6 Joni Pitkanen D 25 18 0 8 8 2 0 16 0 0 0 0 46 0.0 477 26:29
7 Joe Corvo D 31 18 2 5 7 2 -7 4 1 1 0 1 52 3.8 458 25:27
8 Scott Walker RW 35 18 1 6 7 2 -3 19 1 0 0 1 25 4.0 207 11:31
9 Matt Cullen C 32 18 3 3 6 2 0 14 2 0 1 0 29 10.3 300 16:41
10 Dennis Seidenberg D 27 16 1 5 6 2 -5 16 1 0 0 0 18 5.6 359 22:25
11 Tim Gleason D 26 18 1 4 5 2 -2 32 1 0 0 1 11 9.1 369 20:29
12 Erik Cole LW 30 18 0 5 5 1 -5 22 0 0 0 0 32 0.0 311 17:17
13 Ryan Bayda LW 28 15 2 2 4 2 2 18 2 0 0 0 17 11.8 95 6:21
14 Rod Brind'Amour C 38 18 1 3 4 1 -5 8 1 0 0 0 29 3.4 277 15:23
15 Tuomo Ruutu LW 25 16 1 3 4 1 -3 8 1 0 0 0 17 5.9 228 14:16
16 Patrick Eaves RW 24 18 1 2 3 1 -1 13 1 0 0 0 21 4.8 171 9:29
17 Anton Babchuk D 24 13 0 1 1 0 -5 10 0 0 0 0 21 0.0 209 16:03
18 Patrick Dwyer RW 25 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 10 4:48
19 Frantisek Kaberle D 35 7 0 1 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 7 0.0 86 12:14
20 Tim Conboy RW 26 3 0 0 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 13 4:22
21 Dwight Helminen C 25 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3:08
22 Niclas Wallin D 33 18 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 10 0.0 248 13:46
23 Cam Ward G 24 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1101 61:11
Team Total 18 42 76 118 -43 227 35 6 1 8 570 7.4

Goalies Playoffs

Goalie Stats
Rk Player Pos Age GP W L T/O GA SA SV SV% GAA SO MIN GA%- GSAA
1 Cam Ward G 24 18 8 10 0 49 576 527 .915 2.67 2 1101 100 -0.08
Team Total 18 8 10 0 49 576 527 .915 2.67 2 1101