We’ve updated our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. Continuing to use our Services on or after February 1, 2016 means that you agree to these changes, so please read them carefully.

Edmonton Oilers sign Nugent-Hopkins to seven-year contract extension

Thursday, 09.19.2013 / 4:35 PM The Canadian Press

EDMONTON - The Edmonton Oilers signed former first-overall pick Ryan Nugent-Hopkins to a seven-year, US$42- million contract extension.

The six-foot-one, 185-pound centre, the first pick of the 2011 NHL entry draft, was entering the final year of his entry-level deal.

Nugent-Hopkins, 20, a native or Burnaby, B.C., had four goals and 20 assists in 40 games with Edmonton last year.

Nugent-Hopkins has registered 22 goals and 54 assists in 102 career NHL games.

Back to top