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The Copper & Blue Mar 8, 2015

Things Fall Apart

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' hat trick and assist not enough to prevent embarrassing 7 - 4 loss.
Edmonton Journal Mar 1, 2015

Trade deadline day tough on teams like Oilers

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, now well-versed in the NHL trade deadline, doesn’t pay much attention to the frenzy. What the Edmonton Oilers centre can’t avoid, however, is the annual departure of teammates. Last year, Ales Hemsky was a pending unrestricted free agent on a non-playoff team. In his rookie season, Dustin Penner was the deadline-day asset shipped out.

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