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The Carolina Hurricanes have played a total of 43 seasons. Their first season was in 1980, and their most recent season was in 2023.
Between 1980 and 1997, the team was known as the Hartford Whalers.
In 1998, the team moved to Raleigh and changed their name to the Carolina Hurricanes.
The Carolina Hurricanes currently play in the Metropolitan Division of the Eastern Conference.
The best start to a Hurricanes season was the 2021-22 Carolina Hurricanes, who started the season 9-0. The second best start to a season was the 2019-20 Carolina Hurricanes, who started the season going 5-0. The third best start to a season was the 1995-96 Hartford Whalers, who started the season with 4 wins.
The worst start to a Hurricanes season was the 2014-15 Carolina Hurricanes, who started the season at 0-8. The second worst start to a season was the 1987-88 Hartford Whalers, who started the season with 5 losses. The third worst starts to a Hurricanes season was the 2006-07 Carolina Hurricanes and the 1992-93 Hartford Whalers, who both started the season at 0-4.
The Carolina Hurricanes last made the playoffs in 2022, when they lost the Conference Semi-Finals. They've been in the playoffs a total of 17 times in their 43 seasons.
The Carolina Hurricanes last missed the playoffs in 2018.
In 2022, the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Boston Bruins in the First Round.
In 2022, the Carolina Hurricanes lost to the New York Rangers in the Conference Semi-Finals.
The Carolina Hurricanes have appeared in the Stanley Cup Finals 2 times, in 2002 and 2006.
The Carolina Hurricanes won the Stanley Cup Finals once, in 2006.
|2023||11-6-5||Pending – Season Ongoing|
|2022||54-20-8||Lost Conference Semi-Finals (Won 1 Round)|
|2021||36-12-8||Lost Conference Semi-Finals (Won 1 Round)|
|2020||38-25-5||Lost First Round (Won 1 Round)|
|2019||46-29-7||Lost Conference Finals (Won 2 Rounds)|
|2009||45-30-7||Lost Conference Finals (Won 2 Rounds)|
|2006||52-22-8||Won Stanley Cup Final|
|2002||35-26-16-5||Lost Stanley Cup Final (Won 3 Rounds)|
|2001||38-32-9-3||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1999||34-30-18||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1992||26-41-13||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1991||31-38-11||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1990||38-33-9||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1989||37-38-5||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1988||35-38-7||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1987||43-30-7||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|
|1986||40-36-4||Lost Conference Semi-Finals (Won 1 Round)|
|1980||27-34-19||Lost First Round (Won 0 Rounds)|