Edmonton, AB (Sports Network) - Edmonton Oilers forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
will miss the final week of the season because of a shoulder injury that will
likely require surgery.
The Oilers said Nugent-Hopkins is headed to Cleveland to have his shoulder
Nugent-Hopkins appeared in 40 games this season and notched four goals with 20
assists for 24 points. He also had a shoulder injury last season and played 62
games, compiling 18 goals and 34 assists for 52 points in his rookie campaign.
The British Columbia native was selected by the Oilers with the first overall
pick of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. He just turned 20 years old earlier this
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