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  • Hurricanes' Jesper Fast: Exits contest Tuesday

    Fast (undisclosed) didn't return to Tuesday's game versus the Blue Jackets after requiring help to get off the ice following a crash into the board, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

    The Hurricanes rested about half of their roster, but Fast still played and sustained an injury in the regular-season finale. Head coach Rod Brind'Amour did not have an update after the game, leaving Fast's status for Game 1 of the playoffs in doubt.

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  • Hurricanes' Brady Skjei: Not playing after all

    Skjei (rest) will be out of the lineup Tuesday versus the Blue Jackets, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

    Skjei was poised to rejoin the lineup after also resting in Sunday's 4-2 victory over Chicago, but he'll instead get another game off heading into the postseason. The 30-year-old defenseman ends the regular season at a career-high 47 points with 185 shots on net, 90 blocked shots, 69 hits and a plus-15 rating over 80 appearances. Skjei should be good for a top-four role in the playoffs.

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  • Hurricanes' Brady Skjei: Back in action

    Skjei (rest) will be in the lineup Tuesday versus the Blue Jackets, according to Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Skjei will play on the top pairing with Brent Burns after sitting out Sunday's 4-2 win over Chicago for roster management purposes. The 30-year-old Skjei has 13 goals, 47 points, 185 shots on net and 90 blocked shots in 80 contests this campaign.

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  • Hurricanes' Teuvo Teravainen: Ready to rock

    Teravainen (undisclosed) is expected to play Tuesday against Columbus, according to Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Following a two-game absence, Teravainen is projected to skate on the top line alongside Jack Drury and Martin Necas. The Hurricanes will rest several key players in the contest, including Sebastian Aho, Jake Guentzel and Seth Jarvis, which could give Teravainen plenty of ice time. The 29-year-old Teravainen has 23 goals and 51 points in 75 contests this season.

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  • Hurricanes' Spencer Martin: Starting in Columbus

    Martin will guard the road goal Tuesday against the Blue Jackets, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

    Martin will make his first appearance between the pipes since stopping 20 shots in a 4-2 win over Columbus on Feb. 29. The 28-year-old netminder has a 4-0-1 record with a 1.97 GAA and a .922 save percentage in five starts with the Hurricanes. Columbus is tied for 26th in the league this campaign with 2.81 goals per contest.

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  • Hurricanes' Brett Pesce: Sitting Tuesday

    Pesce (rest) will sit out Tuesday's regular-season finale against Columbus, per Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Pesce has generally skated in the top four this season, recording three goals and 10 assists to go along with 113 blocked shots through 70 games. Pesce will likely line up with Brett Burns on the No. 1 defensive pairing when the playoffs start.

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  • Hurricanes' Jake Guentzel: Resting Tuesday

    Guentzel (rest) will sit out Tuesday's regular-season finale against Columbus, per Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Guentzel has been scorching hot since being traded to Carolina from Pittsburgh, logging eight goals and 17 assists in 17 games played. He'll look to stay hot on the power play during the playoffs -- he's racked up 22 points with the man advantage through 67 contests between the Penguins and the Hurricanes this season.

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  • Hurricanes' Jordan Staal: Not suiting up Tuesday

    Staal (rest) won't be in the lineup Tuesday against Columbus, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

    Several key members of the Hurricanes, including Staal, are being rested in the team's regular-season finale ahead of the start of the playoffs. The 35-year-old Staal registered 10 goals, 30 points, 123 shots on net and 142 hits in 80 outings this campaign.

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  • Hurricanes' Jaccob Slavin: Resting versus Columbus

    Slavin (rest) won't be in the lineup for Tuesday's season finale against the Blue Jackets, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

    Slavin and seven other key Carolina players will sit out Tuesday in order to get some extra rest ahead of Game 1 of the playoffs. Slavin's picked up 37 points and 120 blocks through 81 appearances while skating in a top-four role this campaign.

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  • Hurricanes' Andrei Svechnikov: Out for rest against Columbus

    Svechnikov (rest) won't be in the lineup Tuesday versus the Blue Jackets, according to Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Svechnikov is one of several key regulars who won't play in Carolina's regular-season finale. They are all being rested before the start of the playoffs. Svechnikov produced 19 goals, 52 points, 144 shots on net and 142 hits in 59 appearances this campaign.

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  • Hurricanes' Seth Jarvis: Gets night off

    Jarvis (rest) won't dress against the Blue Jackets on Tuesday, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

    Jarvis and seven other lineup regulars will get the night off for Tuesday's meaningless regular-season finale. Jarvis, who's racked up 33 goals and 67 points through 81 contests this season, will be back in a top-six role for Game 1 of Carolina's first-round playoff series.

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  • Hurricanes' Sebastian Aho: Sitting Tuesday

    Aho (rest) won't be in the lineup Tuesday against Columbus, per Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Aho will get Carolina's regular-season finale off to rest before the start of the playoffs. He racked up 36 goals and 89 points in 78 games this season.

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  • Hurricanes' Frederik Andersen: Resting for season finale

    Andersen (rest) will get the night off Tuesday versus Columbus, Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site reports.

    Andersen will be just one of eight key players that will get the night off for the Hurricanes. Andersen, who's gone 9-1-0 while posting an exceptional 1.30 GAA and .951 save percentage through 10 appearances since returning from a blood clotting issue in March, will almost certainly get the starting nod for Game 1 of Carolina's first-round playoff series.

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  • Hurricanes' Dylan Coghlan: Recalled from minors

    Coghlan was recalled from AHL Springfield on Tuesday, per Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Coghlan hasn't seen any NHL action this season, but he's produced offense at a high rate for a defenseman in the AHL. The 26-year-old has recorded 16 goals and 25 assists in 59 games in the minors. He could see his first NHL action of the season against the Blue Jackets on Tuesday.

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  • Hurricanes' Max Comtois: Recalled from AHL

    Comtois was recalled from AHL Chicago on Tuesday, per Walt Ruff of the Hurricanes' official site.

    Comtois hasn't seen any NHL action this season, but he's been solid in the AHL. The 25-year-old has registered 19 goals and 24 assists in 62 games played with AHL Chicago. Carolina may be resting some key players for the team's regular-season finale against Columbus on Tuesday, so Comtois could see his first NHL action of the season against the Blue Jackets.

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  • Hurricanes' Martin Necas: Can't find back of net

    Necas was unable to end his goal drought despite recording six shots in Sunday's 4-2 victory over Chicago.

    Necas remains bogged down in a four-game point drought during which he has notched 10 shots while averaging 16:11 of ice time per contest. Even with the slump, the 25-year-old continues to feature in a top-six role, though he could find himself replaced by Andrei Svechnikov if Necas doesn't start producing.

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  • Hurricanes' Jordan Martinook: Provides assist in win

    Martinook logged an assist in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Blackhawks.

    Martinook has a goal and three helpers during his four-game point streak. He extended the run by setting up Jordan Staal's second-period tally. Martinook is up to 32 points, 148 shots on net, 58 hits, 34 PIM and a plus-1 rating through 81 appearances, putting him on a similar pace to his career-best 34-point campaign last season.

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  • Hurricanes' Brent Burns: Snags power-play helper

    Burns logged a power-play assist and three shots on goal in Sunday's 4-2 win over the Blackhawks.

    Burns set up the second of Seth Jarvis' two goals in the third period, which was the game-winner. Burns has slowed down on offense lately with just two helpers over his last nine outings. The 39-year-old is on track for another ironman campaign with 10 goals, 31 assists, 19 power-play points, 185 shots on net, 87 blocked shots and a plus-20 rating through 81 appearances. Assuming Burns plays Tuesday in Columbus, he will complete a 10th straight season without missing a game.

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Team Statistical Rankings

GF AVG GA AVG Power Play
Team 3.35 2.50 27.0