Bob Wage

  • joined Nov 03, 2008
  • last login Aug 20, 2014
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Bob Wage, also known as "Bubba", "Bibby", "Harwood", and a few other names we won't get into, is a hockey fan/citizen journalist who is now living the dream as a part-time sports writer. He started out writing articles for the NHL Roundup in 2004 and went on to create Canes Country in 2006. Since then, he has also authored articles for The NHL Digest, Hockey Blog in Canada, From The Rink,, The Hockey, and The Fourth Period.

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  • NCAAB Syracuse Orange
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User Blog

Canes Country Roundtable: Disappointments


In honor of Puck Daddy's "Summer of Disappointment" series, we have decided to propose our own list of disappointments

Hurricanes Headlines: Khudobin Interview


Goalie describes how he got new contract and says Carolina fans are "top class"

Hurricanes Headlines: Semin's Wrist Needs Rehab


Report: Alexander Semin's wrist is not yet 100% and needs more rehab

Hurricanes Sign Haydn Fleury to Entry-Level Deal


Seventh overall pick in this year's draft is locked up by Carolina

Carolina Training


Pete Friesen is one just of three coaches in league to be both Head Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Coach

Chad LaRose Signed By Charlotte Checkers


Former fan favorite for Hurricanes signs AHL contract to begin comeback bid

Prospects Shine, Hurricanes Summerfest A Success


Several prospects show their stuff as 3,500 plus Caniacs enjoy a fast paced scrimmage on Saturday

Brett Bellemore Signs One-Year, Two-Way Deal


After testing the market for almost a month, the defenseman is back with the Canes

Information Science And The Hurricanes (POLL)


A guest has a poll for our readers - What makes up the identity of the Carolina Hurricanes?

Competition Wide Open At Forward


Hurricanes and Checkers could be thin on the front line

First Day Of Prospect Camp - Thoughts


Coach Peters brings new energy on the ice

Holiday Road


Catching up after a long holiday

Hurricanes Sign Ben Holmstrom To Two-Way Deal


Former Adirondack Captain could replace Brett Sutter as Checkers Captain

Hurricanes Re-Sign Jared Staal and Michal Jordan


Both sign one-year, two-way deals

Tim Gleason Signed By Hurricanes for One Year


The defenseman, who was just bought out by the Leafs, returns to Raleigh with a one-year deal

Zach Boychuk and Greg Nemisz Ink One-Year Deals


Boychuk will be given "legit" chance to make the Canes this coming year

Hurricanes Sign Jay McClement To One-Year Deal


Another six-footer is brought into the lineup.

Busy First Day Of Free Agency Around The League


Teams in the Metropolitan Division and around the NHL are trying to improve while Carolina is happy with their core

Hurricanes Sign Drew MacIntyre To One-Year Deal


Goalie played with Toronto Marlies most of last year

Jiri Tlusty Re-Upped On A One-Year Deal


The Carolina Hurricanes re-signed restricted free agent Jiri Tlusty to a one-year deal

Hurricanes Add Don Waddell To Management


Waddell is named the President of Gale Force Sports and Entertainment and will be responsible for raising revenue

Hurricanes Sign Brad Malone To Two-Year Deal


Forward played 32 games for Colorado last season

Free Agent Frenzy - Open Thread


While it's expected to be very quiet in Carolina, there will still be plenty to talk about as NHL free agency opens today

Monday Thoughts: The Draft, RFA's, And What's Next


Haydn Fleury could be franchise defenseman in years to come

Hurricanes Select Defenseman Kyle Jenkins at 187


Jenkins rated 96th skater by ISS is "smart, two-way defenseman"

Hurricanes Pick Josh Wesley with 96th Pick


Canes keep it in the family and take Glen Wesley's son in the fourth round

Hurricanes Select Plymouth Goalie Alex Nedeljkovic


Nedeljkovic was OHL goalie of the year last season

Open Thread - NHL Draft, Day Two


The Hurricanes now have the chance to add to their depth.

Open Thread - NHL Draft, Day One


Will Florida trade the first pick? Will Carolina make a trade?

Consensus Draft Pick At Number Seven?


After a scan of several mock drafts, let's see who shows up most often at number seven

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