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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins proved better than Steven Stamkos in Oilers' win

It should go into Ryan Nugent-Hopkins’ memory bank -- not just his deposit that beat Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop for the game-winner on Monday night to give the Edmonton Oilers their first win on the season, but being more noticeable than his centreman counterpart, superstar Steven Stamkos, for one head-to-head-night. It might not be the same story in mid-January, just...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nugent-Hopkins’ late goal lifts Oilers to first win of season

No more sighs of defeat. No more dead silence in the dressing room. There was finally some loud music in the Edmonton Oilers’ quarters after a game. Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, who was more noticeable on Monday than opposing centre Steven Stamkos, beat Tampa Bay goalie Ben Bishop for his first goal with 3-1/2 minutes left to give the Oilers their first win of the season 3-2 over the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Finally! Oilers get first win of season thanks to penalty shot, late winner

  Taylor Hall scored a penalty-shot goal and added an assist, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins netted the winner in the final minutes to lift Edmonton to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night, giving the Oilers their first win of the season. Justin Schultz also scored for the Oilers (1-4-1), who had matched the team's worst start. Edmonton was the final team in the...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Late miscue leaves Lightning with loss to Oilers

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -- Taylor Hall scored a penalty-shot goal and added an assist, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins netted the winner in the final minutes to lift Edmonton to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night, giving the Oilers their first win of the season. NHL Justin Schultz also scored for the Oilers (1-4-1), who had matched the team's worst start. Edmonton...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Nugent-Hopkins' goal gives Oilers 1st win

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Taylor Hall scored a penalty-shot goal and added an assist, and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins netted the winner in the final minutes to lift Edmonton to a 3-2 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Monday night, giving the Oilers their first win of the season. Justin Schultz also scored for the Oilers (1-4-1), who had matched the team's worst start. Edmonton was...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers Injury Update: Nugent-Hopkins out again tonight, Eberle is a game-time decision

It just keeps getting worse for the Edmonton Oilers. The Oilers will be without Ryan Nugent-Hopkins again tonight as they take on the Arizona Coyotes at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, AZ. This is the final game of a three game road trip for the Oilers before having seven straight games at home in Edmonton.#479583757 / gettyimages.comAs reported by NBCSports ProHockeyTalk, Nugent...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers Injury Update: Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Jordan Eberle will not be in tonight's lineup

The Edmonton Oilers will be without the services of center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and winger Jordan Eberle when they take on the Los Angeles Kings tonight, according to Emily Sadler at sportsnet.ca.#467771369 / gettyimages.comBoth are ailing from undisclosed injuries.  Head coach Dallas Eakins said Nugent-Hopkins was "kind of bruised up all over" following Saturday night...
Via Sports Injury Alert
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Oilers vs. Kings: Huge Nuge & Eberle injured. Petry sits. Nurse debuts.

If you saw the last game versus the Canucks where Mighty-Mouse Ryan Nugent-Hopkins threw a flurry of jabs at Dan Hamhuis was a glorious historical moment in Oilers history.  I remember when Gretzky fought.  Nuge did better. One thing is certain, I’m not calling Nuge a Hobbitt anymore.  Guy can throw ‘em!  Now, The Nuge […]
Via The Hockey Report
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Nugent-Hopkins knows it’s time for young Oilers to deliver

As he starts his fourth NHL season, No. 1 centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is eager to embrace the responsibility of dialing up his game and helping to drive the Oilers closer to success. For the first off-season in years, his once wonky left shoulder more than a year removed from corrective surgery, Nugent-Hopkins was able to throw himself intensely into fitness work, layering on some...
Via Pro Sports Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

10 key NHL players who are recovering from injuries

Edmonton Oilers center Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had great expectations for the 2012-13 season. But a nagging shoulder limited his effectiveness and he struggled mightily for a disappointing team.Now he recovering from shoulder surgery and preparing for the start of training camp. Nugent-Hopkins will initially be limited to non-contact drills. It remains to be seen if he will miss some...
Via Fox - The Hockey Guy
September 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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