Ryan Nugent-Hopkins RUMORS & NEWS

  • The Cult of Hockey: the pros and cons of trading Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

    Edmonton Journal "So writing an article about the pros and cons of trading RNH brings no joy. Trade talk around him heated up last fall after he got sick and had a bad run of games. It hasn’t relented since but, along with many other fans and bloggers, I’ve consistently preached patience with the player and made..." May 04

  • Oilers' Nugent-Hopkins to skip World Championship to rehab hand

    The Score "Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will not be suiting up for Canada at the World Championships next month. The 22-year-old addressed the media at the team's end of year interviews, stating he is going to focus on getting healthy. "I'm still not feeling 100 percent right now. As of..." April 10

  • Ryan Nugent-Hopkins could make surprising return

    Edmonton Sun "After he suffered his first concussion 10 days ago in Arizona, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was back at work Wednesday, which might lead you to say ’give your head a shake, kid’ because the Edmonton Oilers are playing out the string with three games left on a 10th straight season out of the..." April 01

  • Oilers activate Nugent-Hopkins from IR

    The Score "The Edmonton Oilers have activated center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins from injured reserve Friday, the club announced. The 22-year-old hasn't played since sustaining a hand injury on Jan. 18. He has eight goals and 22 assists in 46 games - which are slightly disappointing numbers after back-to-back..." March 11

  • Injured Edmonton Oilers centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins back practising

    Edmonton Sun "Hindsight being what it is, Ryan Nugent Hopkins isn’t paid to block shots, and he paid for it with a broken right index finger from a Dmitry Kulikov shot in Florida six weeks ago. On the other hand, he is a hockey player and he was killing a penalty. So, Nugent-Hopkins isn’t going to..." March 02

  • Oilers GM says he is open to trading Hall, Eberle or Nugent-Hopkins

    Edmonton Journal "Well, there is a new sheriff in town and Peter Chiarelli won’t be handcuffed by sentiment or history or anything else that might prevent him from turning The Nice Guys (on account of where they always finish) into a playoff team. So everyone and everything, excluding Connor McDavid, of course,..." February 24

  • Dreger Still Feels Chiarelli Willing To Trade Nugent-Hopkins

    Today's Slapshot "“Well, I think they’d both like to be. I don’t think there’s any question that Bryan Murray has interest in doing something. To what level of significance? It’s hard to say. But I know he’s making his calls. I know that again he’s got some interest. They’d like to add a defenseman and he’s been..." February 05

  • Oilers' Nugent-Hopkins out 6-8 weeks

    The Score "The Edmonton Oilers will be without center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins for six-to-eight weeks, the club announced Tuesday. Nugent-Hopkins suffered an apparent hand injury Monday upon blocking a shot in a win over Florida. With Connor McDavid not yet ready to return from his lengthy stint on injured..." January 19

  • West Coast Bias: Oilers made big push for Seth Jones

    Sportsnet "Multiple sources have confirmed to Sportsnet that Edmonton general manager Peter Chiarelli offered centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins to Nashville in a bid to land defenceman Seth Jones. Chiarelli had no comment on this report, neither confirming nor issuing a denial when reached. And of course,..." January 16