Wednesday, March 23, 2016
Where Does RNH Fit?
After battling through a pair of serious shoulder injuries during his first two seasons in the NHL, Edmonton Oilers centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins had enjoyed back-to-back campaigns in which he managed to remain relatively healthy. While he did struggle with his game during stretches of his third year in the league, following what was essentially off-season shoulder surgery in late April 2013, the former Red Deer Rebels standout had dressed for 156 of 164 games during 2013-14 and 2014-15. With a talent like Connor McDavid in the mix, a healthy and productive RNH appeared to be exactly what the doctor ordered for this organization.
Read more over at The Hockey Writers.