February 6, 2013
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' shoulder injury means Edmonton Oilers' injury train grows by one
By ROBERT TYCHKOWSKI, QMI Agency

Edmonton Oilers' Ryan Nugent-Hopkins falls under pressure from Vancouver Canucks' Alex Burrows during second period NHL action at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alta. on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013. (Amber Bracken/Edmonton Sun)

No Nuge is bad news for the Edmonton Oilers.

With pivots Shawn Horcoff and Eric Belanger already injured, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins became the latest centre iced Wednesday.

Nugent-Hopkins is once again having shoulder problems and won’t be available for tonight’s home game with the Dallas Stars (4-5-1).



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