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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

24-Year-Old Center – Edmonton Oilers

2017-18 NHL Stats

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2017-18 NHL Projections

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2017-18 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

Nugent-Hopkins had a mixed bag of a 2016-17 season -- he saw his role reduced as Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl held the top two center spots with iron grips, and he managed just 43 points, but the 2011 draft’s top pick was able to stay healthy for all 82 games and set a ...

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STATUS:  Injured Reserve    INJURY:  Ribs    EST. RETURN:  2/24/2018
SHOOTS: Left   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 191   DOB: 4/12/1993
BORN: Burnaby, British Columbia   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #1 Overall in 2011   Show ContractHide Contract

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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins Contract Information:

Signed a seven-year, $42 million extension with the Oilers in September of 2013.

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Nugent-Hopkins (ribs) hasn't resumed skating, the Edmonton Sun reports.

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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins 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
2011-12 18 NHL EDM 62 18 34 52 -2 16 134 13.4 2 0 17:36 3 20 23 3:01 38 33
2012-13 19 NHL EDM 40 4 20 24 3 8 78 5.1 0 0 18:52 2 9 11 3:02 27 27
2013-14 20 NHL EDM 80 19 37 56 -12 26 178 10.7 4 0 20:24 6 14 20 3:00 72 35
2014-15 21 NHL EDM 76 24 32 56 -12 25 189 12.7 2 0 20:38 2 12 14 2:43 92 37
2015-16 22 NHL EDM 55 12 22 34 -9 18 108 11.1 1 0 19:04 4 7 11 2:37 39 36
2016-17 23 NHL EDM 82 18 25 43 -10 29 200 9.0 4 0 17:42 5 6 11 1:53 47 35
2017-18 24 NHL EDM 46 16 15 31 -4 20 106 15.1 1 1 17:39 4 3 7 1:52 37 28
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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins – Playing Time Overview

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#5 Center

2017-18 Time On Ice Stats

17:39

Average Time On Ice

On average, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was on the ice for 17:39.

1:52

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was on the ice for 1:52 during power plays.

1:43

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was on the ice for 1:43 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2015-16 19:04 2:37 0:57
2016-17 17:42 1:53 1:44
2017-18 17:39 1:52 1:43

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2017-18 NHL Game Log   Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Feb 18 COL@COL Did Not Play
Feb 17 ARI@ARI Did Not Play
Feb 15 VGK@VGK Did Not Play
Feb 12 FLA Did Not Play
Feb 10 SAN@SAN Did Not Play
Feb 9 ANA@ANA Did Not Play
Feb 7 LOS@LOS Did Not Play
Feb 5 TAM Did Not Play
Feb 1 COL Did Not Play
Jan 25 CGY Did Not Play
Jan 23 BUF Did Not Play
Jan 20 VAN Did Not Play
Jan 13 VGK@VGK 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 10:02 1:14
Jan 12 ARI@ARI 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 0 17:00 1:04
Jan 9 NAS@NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 18:57 1:19
Jan 7 CHI@CHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 18:21 0:52
Jan 6 DAL@DAL 0 1 1 -3 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 1 2 16:59 3:15
Jan 4 ANA 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 22:01 3:45
Jan 2 LOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 19:02 2:49
Dec 31 WPG 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 5 1 16:31 1:41
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Dec 29 CHI 1 2 3 2 2 0 1 0 5 20.0 0 0 18:04 1:54
Dec 27 WPG@WPG 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 2 19:12 0:54
Dec 23 MON 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 16:46 0:45
Dec 21 STL 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 2 0 18:44 1:58
Dec 18 SAN 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 0 16:31 2:08
Dec 16 MIN@MIN 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 50.0 0 1 18:49 4:35
Dec 14 NAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 16:19 2:38
Dec 12 CLM@CLM 1 0 1 -2 2 1 0 0 5 20.0 1 0 17:02 2:07
Dec 10 TOR@TOR 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 7 0.0 4 0 16:54 1:38
Dec 9 MON@MON 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:12 2:04
Dec 6 PHI 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 2 1 17:07 0:57
Dec 2 CGY@CGY 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 1 15:51 1:43
Nov 30 TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 2 15:17 1:21
Nov 28 ARI 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 1 18:41 3:46
Nov 26 BOS@BOS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 1 17:22 1:56
Nov 24 BUF@BUF 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 18:57 1:35
Nov 22 DET@DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 18:11 1:01
Nov 21 STL@STL 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 2 17:02 1:03
Nov 18 DAL@DAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:47 1:07
Nov 16 STL 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 0 0.0 0 1 16:09 2:03
Nov 14 VGK 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 2 100.0 1 0 15:19 0:27
Nov 12 WAS@WAS 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 0 18:32 0:00
Nov 11 NYR@NYR 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 0 0 19:56 0:41
Nov 9 NJD@NJD 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 6 0.0 1 1 22:23 1:57
Nov 7 NYI@NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 17:56 0:58
Nov 5 DET 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 16:03 1:25
Nov 3 NJD 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 2 0 18:09 0:00
Nov 1 PIT 1 0 1 0 4 1 0 0 3 33.3 0 0 18:31 4:23
Oct 28 WAS 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 1 18:01 4:13
Oct 26 DAL 2 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 100.0 0 2 17:34 1:20
Oct 24 PIT@PIT 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:42 0:57
Oct 21 PHI@PHI 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 15:58 0:56
Oct 19 CHI@CHI 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 21:15 2:06
Oct 17 CAR 0 1 1 -1 0 0 0 0 4 0.0 1 0 18:24 5:05
Oct 14 OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 2 0 15:38 2:44
Oct 9 WPG 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 2 15:15 1:06
Oct 7 VAN@VAN 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 25.0 0 1 19:31 2:27
Oct 4 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 18:19 1:47

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Nugent-Hopkins has suffered cracked ribs and a bruised sternum and is expected to miss 5-to-6 weeks as a result, Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal reports.

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Nugent-Hopkins (undisclosed) was placed on injured reserve Thursday.

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Nugent-Hopkins (undisclosed) passed concussion protocol and has been cleared to play following Edmonton's bye week, Ryan Rishaug of TSN.ca reports.

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Nugent-Hopkins exited Saturday's tilt against the Golden Knights after being checked in the left shoulder by Brayden McNabb in the second period Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal reports. The center won't return to the game.

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Nugent-Hopkins posted a goal, three points and five shots on goal in a 4-3 overtime defeat to the Blackhawks on Friday.

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Nugent-Hopkins recorded a goal and an assist during Monday's 5-3 win over San Jose.

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Nugent-Hopkins scored the first shorthanded goal of his career in Saturday's 3-2 win over Minnesota.

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Nugent-Hopkins scored the overtime game-winner in Tuesday's 3-2 triumph over the Coyotes.

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Nugent-Hopkins registered two assists during Tuesday's 8-3 loss to St. Louis.

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Nugent-Hopkins scored twice in Tuesday's 8-2 victory over the Golden Knights.

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Nugent-Hopkins recorded an assist during Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Rangers.

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Nugent-Hopkins recorded two assists and six shots during Thursday's 3-2 overtime win against New Jersey.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017-18

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2016-17

Nugent-Hopkins already has three 50-point NHL seasons to his name at just 23 years of age, yet he’ll have to fight tooth and nail to win a top-six role over fellow young centers Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl. A broken finger limited 2011’s first overall pick to just 55 games in 2015-16, but his 34 points in that span would’ve prorated to yet another 50-point campaign. However, he did see his shot rate fall – after averaging 2.49 shots per game the previous season, RNH wasn’t able to crack even the 2.00 mark last year. If the Oilers finally do make the leap into playoff contention, it’ll likely be in part because Nugent-Hopkins takes a leap of his own. If they don’t, expect yet another season of decent scoring and subpar plus-minus.

2015-16

Nugent-Hopkins’ game will actually be helped, not hurt, by the arrival of Connor McDavid. Think of it as a 1A/1B situation, at least in the short term. The Oil can now effectively split up its top-heavy forward corps and work with pairs. RNH and Jordan Eberle are a natural fit, and so are McDavid and Taylor Hall. And the trio of RNH, Eberle, and Benoit Pouliot was especially impressive late in 2014-15. Nugent-Hopkins has finally started to fill out that slender frame, and that should help him navigate the rugged Western Conference a little easier. Consistent linemates in a more structured system could deliver career totals in goals and points. Add it all up, and you’ve finally got a guy who deserves to be drafted where he’s been picked in the past.

2014-15

Nugent-Hopkins will anchor what could be one of the best young lines in hockey (RNH, Jordan Eberle and Taylor Hall) this season. That being said, RNH needs to not only stay healthy, but produce from the get-go if that line is to reach its full potential. Despite a wealth of talent, RNH still has yet to score more than 19 goals or record more than 56 points in a season. He won't be drafted among the top 10 centers, but he certainly has the upside to end up there eventually. Just not this year. Sixty points are possible, but a big jump in his production is more likely to come in 2015-16. And only you know where a 55- or 60-point center with a painful plus-minus fits in your format.

2013-14

RNH was the top pick in the 2011 draft and has yet to fully live up to his billing. He underwent shoulder surgery in April and while he is expected to be 100% healthy prior to training camp, that's the kind of injury that could give fantasy players cause for concern. The good news is that Nugent-Hopkins plays on one of the better lines in the NHL and should produce good fantasy points just by osmosis. But he would benefit by being just a little more selfish and shooting the puck more rather than always trying to dish out helpers to his linemates, Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle. He's not a true number one center yet, but there's still time for that. He'll have a good season and should take a step to the 65-point level.

2012-13

The future is so bright for Nugent-Hopkins that he should wear shades. The top pick in the 2011 Entry Draft did not disappoint in his rookie season, scoring 18 goals and 52 points. RNH should only get better with experience and has plenty of offensive firepower to play alongside Jordan Eberle and Taylor Hall, and possibly even the top overall pick from this season, Nail Yakupov. He is a player to target earlier, rather than later, in fantasy drafts as he will be one of the key players that will lead Edmonton back to respectability.

2011-12

The first overall pick in this year's draft, Nugent-Hopkins has great vision and will be a tremendous playmaker in time. That time, however, may not be the beginning of this season as he is only 170 pounds and will need to beef up in order to take the pounding that comes along with playing in the NHL. He is a player to remember in dynasty leagues who will be playing on a line with Taylor Hall before long.

2010-11

Agreed to terms on a three-year, entry-level deal with the Oilers in July 2011.