Oilers winger Matt Hendricks has been named captain of the 2015 U.S. Men’s National Team for the 2015 IIHF World Championships.
Hendricks, 33, played in 71 games for the Oilers this season, recording 16 points (8-8-16) and 76 penalty minutes.
The 2015 World Championships take place in Prague and Ostrava, Czech Republic from May 1-17. The U.S. team is in Group B.
Hendricks is from Blaine, Minnesota.