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Riley Nash

27-Year-Old Center – Carolina Hurricanes

2015-16 NHL Stats

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9

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13

PP Pts

6

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-5

PIM

18

2015-16 NHL Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Nash and the Hurricanes looked as though they could be headed for a parting of ways this offseason after Carolina declined to extend him a qualifying offer, but the team instead opted to let him go through the unrestricted free agency process before ultimately bringing him b...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 200   DOB: 5/9/1989   BORN: Consort, Alberta   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #21 Overall in 2007   Show ContractHide Contract

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Riley Nash Contract Information:

Signed a one-year, $1.15 million contract with the Hurricanes in July 2015.

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Nash (upper body) will be in the lineup Tuesday night against the host Bruins.

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Riley Nash NHL Stats
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  Overall Power Play Defense
Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2011-12 22 NHL CAR 5 0 1 1 1 2 2 0.0 0 0 10:34 0 0 0 1:35 1 1
2012-13 23 NHL CAR 32 4 5 9 -4 8 36 11.1 0 0 12:48 0 0 0 0:47 36 10
2013-14 24 NHL CAR 73 10 14 24 0 29 86 11.6 3 0 12:40 1 2 3 0:48 81 22
2014-15 25 NHL CAR 68 8 17 25 -10 12 94 8.5 0 0 16:19 1 5 6 1:40 88 46
2015-16 26 NHL CAR 64 9 13 22 -5 18 76 11.8 1 0 12:57 2 4 6 1:01 58 21
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#3 Center

2015-16 Time On Ice Stats

12:57

Average Time On Ice

On average, Riley Nash was on the ice for 12:57.

1:01

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Riley Nash was on the ice for 1:01 during power plays.

0:52

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Riley Nash was on the ice for 0:52 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2013-14 12:40 0:48 0:45
2014-15 16:19 1:40 1:41
2015-16 12:57 1:01 0:52

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2015-16 NHL Game Log   Riley Nash
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Apr 9 @FLA 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 13:13 1:05
Apr 7 MON 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 0 17:14 0:38
Apr 5 @BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 17:04 1:09
Apr 2 CLM Did Not Play
Mar 31 NYR Did Not Play
Mar 29 @NYI Did Not Play
Mar 27 NJD Did Not Play
Mar 26 NYI 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 15:23 0:00
Mar 24 @CLM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 11:53 0:45
Mar 22 BUF 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 13:29 1:01
Mar 19 @MIN 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 15:32 1:53
Mar 17 @PIT 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 14:58 3:35
Mar 15 @WAS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 3 0 15:23 1:36
Mar 12 @BUF 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 1 13:49 2:17
Mar 10 @BOS 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 15:50 3:29
Mar 8 OTT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 16:11 2:07
Mar 5 @TAM 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 11:31 2:44
Mar 1 @NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 12:26 1:44
Feb 28 STL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 5:22 0:00
Feb 26 BOS 0 1 1 -1 2 0 1 0 1 0.0 0 0 15:58 3:40
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Feb 25 @TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 15:09 3:12
Feb 23 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 2 15:24 2:56
Feb 21 TAM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 9:24 1:05
Feb 19 SAN 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 3 0 13:24 1:21
Feb 18 @OTT 1 0 1 -1 0 1 0 0 2 50.0 2 0 8:39 2:18
Feb 16 WPG 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 100.0 3 0 9:47 2:45
Feb 13 NYI 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 1 7:54 0:00
Feb 12 PIT Did Not Play
Feb 7 @MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 6:41 0:00
Feb 5 @WPG 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 9:49 0:00
Feb 3 @CGY 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 10:42 0:00
Jan 26 CHI 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 5 40.0 1 0 12:29 0:00
Jan 24 CGY Did Not Play
Jan 22 NYR Did Not Play
Jan 21 @TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 4 0 11:57 0:02
Jan 17 @PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 11:04 0:00
Jan 15 VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 12:16 0:00
Jan 14 @STL 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 0 5:46 0:00
Jan 12 PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 7:49 0:00
Jan 9 @CLM 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 11:30 0:09
Jan 8 CLM 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 11:26 0:00
Jan 6 @VAN 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 8:14 0:00
Jan 4 @EDM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 9:40 0:00
Jan 2 NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 12:49 0:00
Dec 31 WAS 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 9:05 0:00
Dec 29 @NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 13:28 0:00
Dec 27 @CHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 1 11:28 0:00
Dec 26 NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 10:26 0:00
Dec 21 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 4:48 0:00
Dec 19 @PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 5:35 0:00
Dec 18 FLA Did Not Play
Dec 15 @PHI Did Not Play
Dec 12 @ARI Did Not Play
Dec 11 @ANA Did Not Play
Dec 8 @DAL 0 1 1 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 9:42 0:26
Dec 6 ARI Did Not Play
Dec 5 MON Did Not Play
Dec 3 NJD 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 11:50 1:56
Nov 30 @NYR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 3 13:59 1:19
Nov 27 @BUF 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 15:38 1:52
Nov 25 EDM 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 18:07 1:09
Nov 23 @PHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 2 2 17:28 4:09
Nov 22 LOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 16:17 2:27
Nov 20 TOR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 19:00 1:10
Nov 16 ANA 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 15:39 2:20
Nov 14 PHI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 15:38 1:01
Nov 12 MIN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 18:26 0:00
Nov 10 @NYR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 18:26 3:48
Nov 7 OTT 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 17:03 1:21
Nov 6 DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 16:02 0:00
Nov 1 TAM 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 19:13 0:10
Oct 30 COL 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 16:04 0:00
Oct 29 @NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 17:11 0:00
Oct 27 @DET 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 16:48 0:02
Oct 24 @SAN 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 16:45 0:00
Oct 23 @LOS Did Not Play
Oct 21 @COL Did Not Play
Oct 17 @WAS Did Not Play
Oct 16 @DET Did Not Play
Oct 13 FLA Did Not Play
Oct 10 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 1:54 0:43
Oct 8 @NAS 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 16:03 0:00

Riley Nash: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Nash (upper body) is expected to rejoin the lineup for Tuesday's game against the Bruins.

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Nash (upper body) was on the ice Saturday morning, but the center was wearing a no-contact jersey.

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Nash will not play Sunday due to an injury sustained in a collision with the goalpost Saturday.

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Nash put up a pair of assists -- one on the power play -- in Thursday's 3-2 loss to Boston.

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Nash delivered an assist as well as the game-winning goal on power plays in Tuesday's 2-1 win over Winnipeg.

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Nash posted an assist in just 9:49 of ice time during Friday's win over the Jets. It was his third point in the past three games.

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Nash scored two goals -- one against each of Chicago's netminders -- in Tuesday's 5-0 victory.

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Nash (illness) took part in line rushes during pregame warmups, indicating he will play Tuesday against the Blackhawks.

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Nash (illness) will sit out again Sunday against the Flames.

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Nash will miss Friday's game against the Rangers with an illness.

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Nash rejoined the lineup Saturday against the Penguins following a four-game stint as a healthy scratch. He saw ice time of just 5:35 playing on the Hurricanes' fourth line.

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Nash came up empty handed despite firing six shots on net Monday against the Flyers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015-16

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2014-15

In his second full season with the ‘Canes, Nash posted a career-high 24 points (10G, 14A) in 73 games. Nash’s role over the past two seasons has been that of checking-line center, anchoring the team’s third line between Patrick Dwyer and Nathan Gerbe. Nash is a great example of a player who is worth more to his NHL team than to fantasy owners. He’s a decent two-way center who is fairly responsible defensively, based on his plus-minus rating of 0 and minus-4, respectively, over the past two seasons. Problem is, Nash doesn’t figure prominently in any particular stat category, including secondary ones like PIM, hits or blocked shots. He doesn’t even see very much PK duty, averaging just 0:45 per game in SH TOI. Ultimately, this renders his fantasy value fairly limited outside of ultra-deep formats.

2013-14

Nash is a low-ceiling 2-way center. His strengths are winning face-offs and killing penalties. Both admirable traits but, unfortunately they will prove to be far more valuable to Carolina than to your fantasy time. The ice time might be there in 2013-14 but the offensive production will only disappoint you in the long run. You should pass on Nash and look for centers with more upside.

2010-11

Known as a consistent playmaker, Nash is just one of the many Hurricanes' prospects vying for an NHL job straight out of training camp. While this is purely speculative, he may have a leg up over other prospects after foregoing what would have been his final year at Cornell University to sign a three-year, entry-level deal with the 'Canes in July of 2010. If Riley does make the team, he could either be a dark horse fantasy pick in deep leagues, or someone worth hanging onto in keeper formats.

2009-10

Nash was the Oilers first round pick in 2007. The offensive skills are there, but Nash will need to develop physically before he can even think about playing in the NHL. He is still at least a year away.

2008-09

Nash is progressing very well while playing College hockey at Cornell. His size is the only impediment to him becoming a complete NHL player. He will return to Cornell for this season, but could represent Canada at the World Juniors Championship in Ottawa.

2007-08

Nash will play at Cornell in 2007-08, his freshman campaign. He's got a good skill set, but needs to mature physically.

2006-07

Many consider Nash a safe pick -- extremely hard working with solid skills. But a small handful of folks believe he has the raw skills that could some day turn him into an absolute monster on the wing. A kind of Todd Bertuzzi before he went over to the dark side. Nash isn't finished growing and could add another three or four inches to his 6' frame. And he already has pretty good speed and hands, so anything is possible. He's a long way off but don't forget about him -- admire from afar for at least three years.