Ryan Nugent-Hopkins RUMORS & NEWS

  • Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: No lock to play Saturday

    CBS Sports "Nugent-Hopkins is questionable for Saturday's road game against the Flames due to a lower-body injury that's been lingering for two weeks, Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal reports. According to Matheson, Nugent-Hopkins still is likely to play Saturday since he took to the ice for morning..." March 31

  • Nugent-Hopkins to play for Canada at World Championship

    Sportsnet "With the Edmonton Oilers mathematically eliminated from playoff contention, the club’s stars are turning their sights to the 2018 IIHF World Championship tournament in May. Count centreman Ryan Nugent-Hopkins among those planning on attending, as the pivot has reportedly accepted an invitation..." March 31

  • Why Nugent-Hopkins is auditioning for both Oilers and Senators

    Sportsnet "Ryan Nugent-Hopkins may or may not know it. But with Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion taking in his second consecutive Edmonton Oilers game, he is auditioning. For the Oilers first, and the Senators second. As Dorion looked on, Nugent-Hopkins’ time on Connor McDavid’s left wing..." March 15

  • Oilers' Nugent-Hopkins set to return to lineup after 18-game absence

    Sportsnet "Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is ready to make his return to the lineup after a rib injury sidelined him for a month and a half. Nugent-Hopkins has not appeared in a game since Jan. 13 against the Vegas Golden Knights. The 24-year-old took a hard hit from Vegas defenceman Brayden..." March 03

  • Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Out Five To Six Weeks

    Pro Hockey Rumors "It wasn’t expected to be a long-term issue, but Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will now be out for five to six weeks according to TSN’s Ryan Rishaug (and Sportsnet’s Mark Spector, who tweeted about three seconds later), who passes along news from Todd McLellan. Nugent-Hopkins has cracked ribs, and will need..." January 19

  • Edmonton Oilers Place Nugent-Hopkins On IR, Recall Pakarinen

    Pro Hockey Rumors "The Edmonton Oilers have placed Ryan Nugent-Hopkins on injured reserve, recalling Iiro Pakarinen to fill his roster spot. Nugent-Hopkins was injured in Saturday’s game against the Vegas Golden Knights, but was expected to return following the Oilers bye week. Edmonton won’t be back in action until..." January 18

  • Oilers’ Nugent-Hopkins garnering some trade interest around NHL

    Sportsnet "The Edmonton Oilers were getting Stanley Cup contender buzz prior to the season yet more than a quarter the way through the year the team finds itself near the bottom of the NHL standings. If the Oilers continue to struggle and management contemplates making a trade to shake things up, centre..." November 26