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Riley Nash
NUMBER: 20 BIRTHDATE: May 9, 1989  (AGE 25)
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Consort, AB, Canada
WEIGHT: 200 DRAFTED: EDM / 2007 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Right ROUND: 1st   (21st overall)

Last Game: Was (even) in 16:15 of ice time at DET (4/11)

* Set a season high with six hits and tied a career high with 13 faceoffs won vs. WSH (4/10)

Earned two assists vs. CBJ (3/29)

* Played in his 100th NHL/Hurricanes game and won a career-high 13 faceoffs vs. NYI (3/25)

* Scored his first NHL power play goal vs. WSH (12/20)

* Scored goals in consecutive games for the first time in his career (12/5-12/6)

* Scored his first career game-winning goal at NSH (12/5)

* Twitter: @rileynash20

* OFF THE RADAR: Riley was teammates with his brother, Brendon, at Cornell. Brendon now plays for the Hartford Wolfpack (AHL).

* Career Highs: G: 2  A: 2  P: 3  PIM: 2

* HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 109 gp, 14-19-33, 39 pim

ECAC All-Rookie Team (2008) ECAC Rookie of the Year (2008) ECAC First All-Star Team (2009) Traded to Carolina by Edmonton for Ottawa's 2nd round choice (previously acquired, Edmonton selected Martin Marincin) in 2010 Entry Draft, June 25, 2010.
Quote of the Day

I feel that responsibility, I've felt it for the last two years. We core guys get a lot of minutes, we get a lot of opportunity out there. Our teammates, the organization and fans look to us to be the guys to put the puck in the net and to create momentum out there.

— Jordan Eberle on taking his game and the Edmonton Oilers to the next level