Bowman Scores 2 Goals, 'Canes Top Canucks 4-3

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) -- Drayson Bowman scored two goals to lead the Carolina Hurricanes past the Vancouver Canucks, 4-3 on Thursday night.

Tuomo Ruutu added a deflected goal and an assist, and Jaroslav Spacek scored his first goal since being acquired by the last-place Hurricanes.

They scored four straight goals to rally from a 2-0 deficit, then held on to give Kirk Muller his first coaching win on home ice and snap a slide in which they had lost 16 of 20.

Alex Burrows and Mason Raymond each had a goal and an assist, Kevin Bieksa also scored and Henrik Sedin had two assists to reach 700 career points for the Canucks, who entered 9-1-1 in their previous 11.

Cam Ward made 33 saves for the Hurricanes. Cory Schneider stopped 37 shots for Vancouver.


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