Cam Ward RUMORS & NEWS

  • Ward close to 2-year deal with Hurricanes

    The Score "The Carolina Hurricanes are reportedly "on the verge" of extending their partnership with goaltender Cam Ward for another two seasons, according to TSN's Bob McKenzie. Ward has been a lightning rod for criticism throughout his mammoth six-year deal that expires July 1. He's provided mix-bag..." June 16

  • Goaltender Cam Ward returning to Hurricanes on two-year deal

    Sportsnet "The Carolina Hurricanes have signed goaltender Cam Ward to a two-year, $6.6-million contract extension, the team announced Thursday. Ward’s new deal will pay him $3.5 million in the 2016-17 season and $3.1 million in 2017-18 while counting for $3.3 million against the salary cap. It’s a..." June 16

  • Francis talks up Ward, says contract decision coming ‘fairly soon’

    Pro Hockey Talk "Tell you what — you read what Carolina GM Ron Francis said about pending UFA goalie Cam Ward on Thursday, and tell me he doesn’t sound like a guy planning on bringing Ward back: “We’ll make a decision fairly soon in that regard. When we look at Cam, part of my job is making sure I go through..." June 09

  • Free agent Cam Ward unsure if Hurricanes want him back

    Sportsnet "Cam Ward was Matt Murray before Matt Murray was Matt Murray. But that was 10 years ago, when Ward went from late-season AHL call-up to a rookie goaltender starring in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Ward won the Stanley Cup and the Conn Smythe Trophy with the Carolina Hurricanes in 2006. If anyone..." May 20

  • Hurricanes' Ward ties career high with points in 10 straight games

    The Score "Cam Ward is peaking at the best possible time. The Carolina Hurricanes goaltender has earned at least a point in his past 10 starts by posting a record of 6-0-4, tying his career high set from March 14-April 7, 2009 (9-0-1). The run of strong play extends back to the beginning of 2016, and..." February 20

  • Carolina Hurricanes face 'extremely tough' choices with Staal and Ward

    Yahoo! Sports "Carolina Hurricanes general manager Ron Francis believes the questions and queries about the contracts for Eric Staal and Cam Ward have been more difficult on the players than himself. This is strange, considering the fact Francis has the unenviable task of trying to figure out what to do with..." February 11

  • Hurricanes activate Cam Ward from IR

    Sportsnet "The Carolina Hurricanes have activated goaltender Cam Ward from injured reserve, the team announced late Tuesday. Ward, 31, was placed on IR on Jan. 20 with a concussion, and hasn’t played in the team’s last five games. The team went 3-2-0 in Ward’s absence, with Eddie Lack earning two..." January 27

  • Hurricanes place goalie Ward on injured reserve

    NHL.com "Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Cam Ward was diagnosed with a concussion and placed on injured reserve, the Hurricanes announced Wednesday. Ward started last Friday and allowed three goals on 22 shots in a 3-2 overtime loss to the Vancouver Canucks, ending his personal three-game winning streak...." January 20