Originally written on Hockey Fan Land  |  Last updated 11/19/14
Rookie Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has a shoulder injury. That's all we know. Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal reports the shoulder could be "separated, dislocated, bruised or whatever" after the young star with the Edmonton Oilers caught an edge and tumbled to the ice during Monday's contest with the Chicago Blackhawks.  Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, who damaged his left shoulder in Chicago Monday night, has flown back to Edmonton. "Sorry to everybody back home," said coach Tom Renney. "He has a sore shoulder and until we get more medical information I don't know what to tell you ... He could be out for a couple of games for sure, but if he can't play any of the rest of our road games we might entertain sending him home.""He left the team in St. Louis Wednesday after watching Tuesday’s 4-3 Oilers’ loss from the pressbox in Buffalo, his left arm in a sling. He will be examined by Oiler doctors when he gets back, with a flight from St. Louis to Denver and home." The Oilers are scheduled to visit ...
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