December 14, 2012
Oilers give Nugent-Hopkins' captaincy their blessing
By WES GILBERTSON, QMI Agency
CALGARY - Phillip Danault skated onto the ice for Friday's team photo with a 'C' taped to his chest.
Good try, kid.
The 'C' on Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' No. 9 uniform is actually stitched on — and it'll be there for the entire world junior tournament, unless the NHL lockout ends and the 19-year-old, future superstar is required at Rexall Place.