Tuomo Ruutu


Carolina Hurricanes: Back to Work

Though medals are still to be decided in Sochi, for the group of 18 Hurricanes players at Raleigh Center Ice on Thursday, the Olympic break is over By Michael Smith RALEIGH, NC Feb. 20, 2014 – “Training camp, part deux!” Mike Komisarek exclaimed as he exited the ice at the […]


Olympic Preliminary Round: Feb. 16

By Michael Smith CarolinaHurricanes.com is providing complete coverage of the four Canes players participating in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Player Features: Justin Faulk | Andrej Sekera | Tuomo Ruutu | Alexander Semin | Game Recaps: Prelims, Feb. 14-15 | Prelims, Feb. 13 | Related Links: Olympic Viewing Guide […]


Olympic Preliminary Round: Feb. 14-15

Team USA with a dramatic 3-2 shootout win over Russia, and Ruutu posts two assists in 6-1 Finland win By Michael Smith CarolinaHurricanes.com is providing complete coverage of the four Canes players participating in the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Player Features: Justin Faulk | Andrej Sekera | Tuomo Ruutu […]


Carolina Hurricanes: Going for Gold in Sochi

By Mike Sundheim RALEIGH, NC Feb. 9, 2014 – The 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi are underway, and four members of the Carolina Hurricanes — Justin Faulk (USA), Alexander Semin (Russia), Tuomo Ruutu (Finland) and Andrej Sekera (Slovakia) will be in Russia to take part in the world’s most important […]


Carolina Hurricanes Gameday: Important Pair of Games Left Before Break

By Michael Smith RALEIGH, NC Feb. 7, 2014 – Two games separate the Carolina Hurricanes from the Olympic break, and it’s a set of two very important games as it relates to the standings and playoff positioning. The Hurricanes come into Friday’s contest versus the Florida Panthers sitting in sixth […]


Alexander Semin Added to Russian Olympic Team

The winger will represent his host country of Russia in the Winter games. By Terrell Williams RALEIGH, NC – Alexander Semin was today named to the roster of Russia’s men’s ice hockey team for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. Justin Faulk (USA), Andrej Sekera (Slovakia) and Tuomo […]


Carolina Hurricanes Top Line from 2012-13 Reunited

By Michael Smith RALEIGH, NC January 16, 2014 – Following two consecutive shutouts, the Carolina Hurricanes have shuffled the lines in search of scoring answers. Head coach Kirk Muller is turning to what was one of the best lines in the National Hockey League last season to lead that charge. […]


Ruutu, Sekera Named to Olympic Squads

Three Hurricanes will represent countries in Sochi By Terrell Williams RALEIGH, NC January 7, 2014 – Tuomo Ruutu (Finland) and Andrej Sekera (Slovakia) were today named to the rosters for their respective countries for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. USA Hockey named Hurricanes defenseman Justin Faulk to […]


Hurricanes top Predators for fourth straight win

Michael Smith Tracking the Storm: Analysis — Even without captain Eric Staal, the Carolina Hurricanes keep rolling, winning their fourth straight game by topping the Nashville Predators 2-1. Alexander Semin and Jeff Skinner tallied for Carolina, and Anton Khudobin made 31 saves for his third win in as many starts. […]


Carolina Hurricanes: Fathers Trip A Cherished Occasion

The outcome of the game wasn’t ideal, but the experience around it was truly special. By Michael Smith TORONTO, ONTARIO December 30, 2013 – The Carolina Hurricanes hosted their annual fathers trip when the team visited Toronto for a Sunday evening tilt, which ended in a 5-2 loss. But off […]