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Riley Nash
Position Centre
Shoots Right
6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
173 lb (79 kg)
NHL Team (P)
Cur. Team
Edmonton Oilers
Cornell Big Red (NCAA)
Nationality Flag of Canada Canadian
Born (1989-03-09)March 9, 1989,
Consort, AB
NHL Draft 21st overall, 2007
Edmonton Oilers
Pro Career TBA – present

Riley Nash (born March 9, 1989 in Consort, Alberta) is a Canadian ice hockey centre, who currently plays for Cornell University of ECAC Hockey League after playing for the Salmon Arm Silverbacks of the BCHL.

Playing career

Nash was drafted by the Edmonton Oilers with the 21st pick in the 2007 NHL Entry Draft. As was the case at Salmon Arm, Riley plays with his older brother Brendan, a defenceman at Cornell.

Awards and achievements

  • Played in CJAHL Prospects Game (2006)
  • 2006–2007 Salmon Arm Silverbacks Top Scorer
  • 2006–2007 Salmon Arm Silverbacks Rookie of the Year
  • 2006–2007 Salmon Arm Silverbacks MVP
  • 2006–2007 BCHL Interior Conference Rookie of the Year
  • 2007–2008 Cornell University Hockey Rookie of the Year
  • 2007–2008 Ivy League Hockey Rookie of the Year
  • 2007–2008 ECAC All-Rookie Team
  • 2007–2008 ECAC Rookie of the Year
  • 2007–2008 College Hockey News All-Rookie Team

External links

Preceded by
Alex Plante
Edmonton Oilers first round draft pick
Succeeded by
Jordan Eberle
Edmonton Oilers first-round draft picks
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