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Darnell Nurse

19-Year-Old Defenseman – Edmonton Oilers

2014-15 NHL Stats

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2014-15 NHL Projections

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2014-15 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Nurse was the No. 7 overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft, and some could argue he is ready to play in the NHL now. However, the Oilers have beefed up their D in the offseason with the additions of Nikita Nikitin and Mark Fayne, so Nurse will likely spend another year dev...

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SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 4"   WT: 185   DOB: 2/4/1995   BORN: Hamilton, Ontario   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #7 Overall in 2013  

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Darnell Nurse Contract Information:

Signed a three-year, entry-level deal with the Oilers in July of 2013.

October 17, 2014  –  Darnell Nurse News

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Nurse was returned to his junior team at OHL Sault Ste. Marie on Friday.

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Darnell Nurse NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2013-14 18 AHL OKL 4 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0
2014-15 19 NHL EDM 2 0 0 0 -2 0 2 0.0 0 0 17:00 0 0 0 0:13 5 0
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Darnell Nurse – Playing Time Overview

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Time On Ice Stats

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Average Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Darnell Nurse was on the ice for 17:00.

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Average Power Play Time On Ice in 2014-15

During an average game, Darnell Nurse was on the ice for 0:13 during power plays.

Year Ice Time Power Play Ice Time
2014-15 17:00 0:13

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Darnell Nurse 2014-15 NHL Game Log
Date Opponent G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Oct 24 CAR Did Not Play
Oct 22 WAS Did Not Play
Oct 20 TB Did Not Play
Oct 17 VAN Did Not Play
Oct 15 at ARI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 3 0 15:55 0:00
Oct 14 at LA 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 18:04 0:25
Oct 11 at VAN Did Not Play
Oct 9 CGY Did Not Play

Darnell Nurse: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Coach Dallas Eakins confirmed that Nurse would be in the lineup Tuesday against the Kings, Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet reports.

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Nurse could make his NHL debut Tuesday against the Kings.

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Nurse will likely be a healthy scratch for Thursday's season opener against the Flames.

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Nurse was added to Edmonton's final roster, Derek Van Diest of the Edmonton Sun reports.

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Nurse will face strong competition in training camp, according to the Edmonton Journal.

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The Oilers promoted Nurse to the AHL on Thursday, according to the Oilers web site.

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Nurse was re-assigned to OHL Sault Ste. Marie on Tuesday, the Edmonton Journal reports.

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Nurse signed an entry level deal with the Oilers on Thursday, the Edmonton Journal reports.

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Nurse has been selected by the Oilers with the seventh pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

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2014-15

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2013-14

The seventh pick in this year's draft has the makings of a top pairing defender. He is a physical presence who will hit with impunity and he can also carry the puck. He has been compared to everyone from Shea Weber to Chris Pronger, and has impressive bloodlines as his uncle is NFL QB Donovan McNabb and his dad played in the Canadian Football League. He is only 18, however, and needs to grow his game. His future in Edmonton may be two years away.