Matt Beleskey

Matt Beleskey

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/207 lbs
Born: Windsor, Canada
Draft: 2006 4th round (112th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • North Carolina Daily

    Rangers hope home ice sparks offense vs. Hurricanes

    Through two games, the Carolina Hurricanes are getting just enough offense while their defense is hardly giving the New York Rangers any time or space to create much of anything. Carolina has scored four goals so far but has conceded one. The Hurricanes have allowed 49 shots on goal through the first two games and have also blocked 39 shots, including 24 in their 2-0 win in Game 2.


    Slavin emulating Lidstrom for Hurricanes entering Game 3 against Rangers

    "I've gotten to play with some great players like Nicklas Lidstrom, and now I'm comparing some similarities," Smith said Wednesday before Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Second Round against the New York Rangers. "He's going to be happy with me saying that, but there are some of those things that I see." Slavin's game is in many respects a carbon copy of Lidstrom's, minus, of course, the seven times the Hockey Hall of Famer won the Norris Trophy (2001-03, 2006-08, 2011) voted as the best defens...

  • Raw Charge

    Lightning Round: Friday night playoff report

    Yesterday, the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the New York Rangers for the second time in a row, making it also 2-0. While the Lightning took a commanding lead in the series ahead of two home games, the Canes will play two next games on the road, where they struggled in the previous round, losing all three games against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden.