Ryan Nugent-Hopkins (C)
Oklahoma City Barons
Career notes: Selected by Edmonton with the first overall pick in the 2011 NHL Entry Draft. A finalist for the Calder Memorial Trophy last season and named to the NHL's All-Rookie Team in his first campaign with the Edmonton Oilers...The NHL's Rookie of the Month for October and November, the second player in history to accomplish that in the first two months of his career
(Evgeni Malkin, 2007)...Missed 20 games over two stints because of left shoulder injuries, but played 62 games, scoring 18 goals with 34 assists for 52 points...Scored his first NHL goal in the 2011-12 season opener vs. Pitsburgh's Brent Johnson, a third-period, game-tying goal...Became the fastest Oiler rookie to register a hat trick with 3 goals Oct. 15 vs. Vancouver...Played 2 full seasons with the Red Deer Rebels of the Western Hockey League, 2010-11...WHL's Rookie of the Year in 2010 and a member of the Canadian Junior All-Rookie team that season...Led the WHL with 75 assists in second junior season, 2011...Represented Canada at the 2012 World Hockey Championships, scoring 4 goals and adding 2 assists in 6 games.