Riley Nash (C)
|Birth place:||Consort, AB|
2012-13: Scored his first goal of the season vs. Texas (10/14)…
2011-12: Completed his second professional season and second with the Checkers ... Scored six of his eight goals on the power play, where he ranked tied for fourth on the team ... Played his first five NHL games with the Hurricanes, earning one assist ... Recorded his first point of the season, an assist, vs. PEO (10/15) ... Opened the scoring with his first goal of the season, a power-play tally vs. PEO (10/16) ... Assisted on Matthew Pistilli's game-winning goal with 44 seconds left in regulation at OKC (10/28) ... Had the primary assist on Justin Faulk's game-winner at GR (11/5) ... Recorded his first multi-point game of the season with primary assists on two Jerome Samson goals at RFD (11/6) ... Notched a career-high three points (1g, 2a) at NOR (11/23) ... Recalled to the NHL for the first time in his career on 12/21 ... Made his NHL debut with Carolina vs. PHX (12/21) ... Recorded his first NHL point, an assist, in his second career game vs. OTT (12/23) ... Returned to Charlotte on 12/24 after playing two games with Carolina ... Scored the game-winning goal and added an assist vs. SA (1/4) ... Had a goal and an assist, including the game-winning goal, for the second time in three games at ABB (1/20) ... Recorded his first and only multi-goal game of the season with two power-play tallies vs. RFD (1/26) ... Finished the month of January with eight points (4g, 4a) in eight games, including three multi-point games ... Recalled to Carolina for the second time on 1/30 ... Returned to Charlotte on 2/6 after playing three games at the NHL level ... Suffered an upper-body injury in his first game back from the NHL at MIL (2/11) ... Returned from an 11-game absence vs. NOR (3/16) ... Scored his seventh goal of the season on the power play and recorded four shots on goal vs. PEO (3/21) ... Games missed due to injury: 16 (lower body: 1/7-1/15; upper body: 2/11-3/11) ... Missed two games while on NHL recall with Carolina ... Made his NHL debut vs. PHX (12/21) and played a total of five games with the Hurricanes, earning an assist in his second game vs. OTT (12/23) ... Longest assist streak: 2 games (11/5-11/6: 0g, 3a; 1/20-1/21: 1g, 2a) ... Longest point streak: 2 games (10/15-10/16: 0g, 2a; 11/5-11/6: 0g, 3a; 1/20-1/21: 1g, 2a; 1/26-1/27: 2g, 1a) ... Multi-goal games: 1 (1/26) ... Multi-assist games: 2 (11/6, 11/23) ... Multi-point games: 5 (11/6, 11/23, 1/4, 1/20, 1/26).
2010-11: Made professional debut at CT on 10/9...Registered first two pro assists and points at BNG on 10/30...Scored first pro goal on 11/3 vs. POR...Had two-goal game vs. SYR on 12/6...Game-winning goal at PRO on 12/17 and three-game point streak from 12/17-12/19... Six points in seven-game span from 1/23-2/8... Had goals in back-to-back games on three occasions... Played in all but one (3/22 vs. ADK) of Charlotte's games...Led Charlotte rookie forwards with a +5 rating...Added four points (1g, 3a) in 16 playoff games.
2009-10: Was named third-team All-ECAC and honorable mention All-Ivy League after totaling 35 points (12g, 23a) in 30 games for Cornell...Reached the 100-point mark for his collegiate career...Netted his first goal of the season vs. Princeton (11/20)...Missed four games to injury, marking his only four games missed during his collegiate career.
2009-08: Scored 13 goals and added 22 assists for 35 points in his sophomore season.
College: Finished his Cornell career 102 points (37g, 65a) and 101 penalty minutes in 102 career games with the Big Red...Was +23 for his collegiate career...Named both ECAC and Ivy League Rookie of the Year as a freshman in 2007-08, after finishing second among Cornell skaters in scoring with 32 points on 12 goals and a team-best 20 assists...Was named to the ECAC First Team and earned honorable-mention All-Ivy League honors during his sophomore year in 2008-09, leading the Big Red with 35 points (13g, 22a).
Miscellaneous: Acquired by the Hurricanes from Edmonton on 6/26/10 in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft and signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 7/19/10...Earned Interior Conference Rookie of the Year honors for the British Columbia Hockey League (BCHL) in 2006-07, after leading all Salmon Arm Silverbacks' skaters with 95 points (42g, 53a) in 66 regular-season and playoff games...Was invited to the selection camp for Team Canada for the 2009 World Junior Championships, but did not make the final roster.
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|Regular Season Stats|
|2012-13 Regular Season||Charlotte Checkers||51||13||24||37||14||103||20||0||3||0||0.000|
|2011-12 Regular Season||Charlotte Checkers||58||8||12||20||-15||91||26||0||2||0||0.000|
|2010-11 Regular Season||Charlotte Checkers||79||14||18||32||5||121||26||0||2||0||0.000|
|2013 Calder Cup Playoffs||Charlotte Checkers||5||1||2||3||-4||9||0||0||0||0||0.000|
|2011 Calder Cup Playoffs||Charlotte Checkers||16||1||3||4||-2||20||16||0||0||0||0.000|