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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 scratched from the game with a concussion at PHI (4/9) 2014-15: * Recorded two assists at COL (11/22) * Scored a goal and notched an assist at WSH (11/8) * Recorded his first multi-point game of the season with a goal and an assist vs. BUF (10/14) * Games missed due to injury: 7 (Concussion: 3/29-4/9) * Was a healthy extra for: 6 games 2013-14 Season: * Established career highs in games played (73), goals (10), assists (14) and points (24) * Ranked tied for third on the team with a career-high three game-winning goals * Played in his 100th NHL/Hurricanes game and won a career-high 13 faceoffs vs. NYI (3/25) * 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 played for the Hartford Wolfpack (AHL) last season. * Career Highs: G: 2 A: 2 P: 3 PIM: 15 * HURRICANES CAREER TOTALS: 178 gp, 21-37-58, 51 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

It's not always going to be pretty, especially against a great goalie [Lundqvist] like that. My goals are never how you draw them up. It's just a matter of grinding it out and trying to create havoc in front and good things happen.

— Capitals forward Jay Beagle on scoring in their Game 3 victory against the Rangers on Monday