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                        ***** Carolina Hurricanes *****
 
  Team Founded: 1972
  Team History: 1972-79      - New England Whalers (WHA)
                1979-1997    - Hartford Whalers (NHL)
                1997-Present - Carolina Hurricanes (NHL)
 
  Team Colors: Silver, Black & Red
 
  Arena Address:
                 PNC Arena
                 5000 Aerial Center
                 Suite 100
                 Morrisville, North Carolina 27560
 
  First Official Game: October 29, 1999, 4-2 loss to the New Jersey
  Devils
  Arena Capacity: 19,000
 
  CEO & Owner: Peter Karmanos
  President & General Manager: Jim Rutherford
  Head Coach: Kirk Muller
 
                            Coaching History:
 
  Term               Coach                       Reg.Season     Playoff
  1972-73            Jack Kelley                  46- 30- 2     12- 3
  1973-74            Ron Ryan                     43- 31- 4      3- 4
  1974-75            Ron Ryan/Jack Kelley         43- 30- 5      2- 4
  1975-76            Jack Kelley/Don Blackburn/
                     Harry Neale                  33- 40- 7      6- 4
  1976-78            Harry Neale                  79- 71-11      9-10
  1978-79            Bill Dineen/Don Blackburn    37- 34- 9      5- 5
  1979-81            Don Blackburn                42- 63-35      0- 3
                     (Replaced after 60 Games in 1980-81 Season)
                     Larry Pleau                   6- 12- 2
  1981-82            Larry Pleau                  21- 41-18
  1982-83            Larry Kish                   12- 32- 5
                     (Replaced after 51 Games in 1982-83 Season)
                     Larry Pleau                   4- 13- 1
                     (Interim Head Coach for 18 Games in 1982-83 Season)
                     John Cunniff                  3-  9- 1
  1983-88            Jack Evans                  163-174-37      8- 8
                     (Replaced after 54 Games in 1987-88 Season)
                     Larry Pleau                  13- 13- 0      2- 4
  1988-89            Larry Pleau                  37- 38- 5      0- 4
  1989-91            Rick Ley                     69- 71-20      3- 4
  1992-94            Paul Holmgren                30- 63- 8
                     (Replaced after 17 Games in 1993-94 Season)
                     Pierre McGuire               23- 37- 7
                     (Interim Head Coach for 67 Games in 1993-94 Season)
  1994-1995          Paul Holmgren                24- 30- 6
                     (Replaced after 12 games in 1995-96 Season)
  1995-2003          Paul Maurice                297-340-107    15-14
                      (Replaced after 30 games in 2003-04 Season)
  2003-2008          Peter Laviolette            167-126-30     16- 9
                      (Replaced after 25 games in 2008-09 Season)
  2008-2011          Paul Maurice                 76- 69-19      8-10
                      (Replaced after 25 games in 2011-12 Season)
  2011-present       Kirk Muller                  44- 45-16
 
  Retired Numbers:
 
   2 - Rick Ley
   9 - Gordie Howe
  19 - John McKenzie
 
  Hurricanes in the Hall of Fame
 
  1972 - Gordie Howe
  2004 - Paul Coffey
  2011 - Mark Howe
  2013 - Brendan Shanahan
 
                            Yearly Records:
 
                        Reg. Season                    Playoffs
   Year   Location      W   L  T   OL  PTS  Pos    Div     W  L  PCT.
  -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
  WHA FRANCHISE
  1972-73 Hartford     46  30  2        94   (1)          12  3  .800 Champions
  1973-74 Hartford     43  31  4        90   (1)           3  4  .429
  1974-75 Hartford     43  30  5        91   (1)           2  4  .333
  1975-76 Hartford     33  40  7        73   (3)           6  4  .600
  1976-77 Hartford     35  40  6        76   (4)           1  4  .200
  1977-78 Hartford     44  31  5        93   (2)           8  6  .571
  1978-79 Hartford     37  34  9        83   (4)           5  5  .500
 
  NHL FRANCHISE
  1979-80 Hartford     27  34 19        73   (4)   Norris  0  3  .000
  1980-81 Hartford     21  41 18        60   (4)   Norris
  1981-82 Hartford     21  41 18        60   (5)   Adams
  1982-83 Hartford     19  54  7        45   (5)   Adams
  1983-84 Hartford     28  42 10        66   (5)   Adams
  1984-85 Hartford     30  41  9        69   (5)   Adams
  1985-86 Hartford     40  36  4        84   (4)   Adams   6  4  .600
  1986-87 Hartford     43  30  7        93   (1)   Adams   2  4  .333
  1987-88 Hartford     35  38  7        77   (4)   Adams   2  4  .333
  1988-89 Hartford     37  38  5        79   (4)   Adams   0  4  .000
  1989-90 Hartford     38  33  9        85   (4)   Adams   3  4  .429
  1990-91 Hartford     31  38 11        73   (4)   Adams   2  4  .333
  1991-92 Hartford     26  41 13        65   (4)   Adams   3  4  .429
  1992-93 Hartford     26  52  6        58   (5)   Adams
  1993-94 Hartford     27  48  9        63   (6)   N/East
  1994-95 Hartford*    19  24  5        43   (5t)  N/East
  1995-96 Hartford     34  39  9        77   (4)   N/East
  1996-97 Hartford     32  39 11        75   (5)   N/East
  1997-98 Carolina     33  41  8        74   (6)   N/East
  1998-99 Carolina     34  40 18        86   (1)   S/East  2  4  .333
  1999-00 Carolina     37  35 10    0   84   (3)   S/East
  2000-01 Carolina     38  32  9    3   88   (2)   S/East
  2001-02 Carolina     35  26 16    5   91   (1)   S/East 13 10  .565
  2002-03 Carolina     22  43 11    6   61   (5)   S/East
  2003-04 Carolina     28  34 14    6   76   (3)   S/East
  2004-05 Carolina Season Cancelled
 
                           Reg. Season                   Playoffs
  Year    Location      W   L OTL  PTS  Pos   Div      W  L  PCT.
  ---------------------------------------------------------------
  2005-06 Carolina     52  22   8  112  (1)  S/East   16  9 .640 Champions
  2006-07 Carolina     40  34   8   88  (3)  S/East
  2007-08 Carolina     43  33   6   92  (2)  S/East
  2008-09 Carolina     45  30   7   97  (2)  S/East    8 10 .444
  2009-10 Carolina     35  37  10   80  (3)  S/East
  2010-11 Carolina     40  31  11   91  (3)  S/East
  2011-12 Carolina     33  33  16   82  (5)  S/East
  2012-13 Carolina*    19  25   4   42  (3)  S/East
 
  * Lockout-Shortened Season
 
  Overall NHL Regular Season Record: 1068 - 1195 - 90 - 263
  Overall NHL Post Season Record:      57 -   64 (.471)
  Overall WHA Regular Season Record:  251 -  236 - 38
  Overall WHA Post Season Record:      37 -   33 (.529)
 
 
 07/10 11:56:58 ET


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