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Hurricanes Fall 5-1 Against Vancouver - Game Recap

The battle between the Canucks and Hurricanes didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Carolina was handed a 5-1 defeat on Sunday at Rogers Arena.

Vancouver was favored by -165 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 5.5.

Vancouver got goals from Mason Raymond (2), Mikael Samuelsson, Andrew Alberts, and Ryan Kesler in the victory. Alberts opened the scoring at 5:37 of the first period.

Cory Schneider turned in a 32-save effort for the Canucks.

Carolina got a goal from Patrick O'Sullivan in the loss, but it wasn't enough.

Carolina got a 23-stop effort from Cam Ward in the loss.

On the power play, Vancouver went 2-for-5, while the Hurricanes were 0-for-6 with the man advantage.

Vancouver lost the shots on goal battle to Carolina by a margin of 33-28.

Next game, Vancouver takes its act on the road to face Minnesota looking for another win. For Carolina, they head on the road to face San Jose.