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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins  #93

NUMBER: 93 BIRTHDATE: April 12, 1993  (AGE 22)
HEIGHT: 6' 0" BIRTHPLACE: Burnaby, BC, Canada
WEIGHT: 190 DRAFTED: EDM / 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)    Prospect Bio
-Leads Oilers forwards in ice time (20:38) and ranks second among forwards in the NHL -Recorded 100th NHL assist Nov. 25 at DAL -Scored 50th career goal Dec. 18 at SJ -Named to 2015 NHL All Star Game -2nd career Hat Trick Mar. 8 @ CAR CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: -Named a finalist for the Calder Memorial Trophy (2011-12) -Finished the season tied for 1st in NHL rookie scoring (2011-12) -Played 1st NHL game and scored 1st NHL goal Oct. 9 vs. PIT (2011-12) -Registered 1st career hat-trick Oct. 15 vs. VAN (fastest EDM rookie to record a hat trick) (2011-12) -Recorded 16 points in November and is one of only three Oilers to do so; others were Jari Kurri and Glen Anderson (2011-12) -Posted 5 assists Nov. 19 vs. CHI (2011-12) INTERNATIONAL HIGHLIGHTS: - Represented Team Canada at the 2010 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament. - Played in the 2013 World Junior Hockey Championship, where he lead the tournament in scoring with 15 points
WHL Rookie of the Year (2010) Canadian Major Junior All-Rookie Team (2010) WHL East First All-Star Team (2011) NHL All-Rookie Team (2012)
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