Rick Nash

Rick Nash  #61

New York Rangers  Left Wing
NUMBER: 61 BIRTHDATE: June 16, 1984  (AGE 30)
HEIGHT: 6' 4" BIRTHPLACE: Brampton, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 220 DRAFTED: CBJ / 2002 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 1st   (1st overall)
NHL Foundation Player Award 2008-2009
Maurice Richard Trophy 2003-2004
Last Game: Notched an assist on Mar. 31 at WPG - Has notched a point in 46 games and has tallied a goal in 33 games this season - Has tallied 17 points (seven goals, 10 assists) in his last 24 games and has recorded 23 points (12 goals, 11 assists) in his last 29 games RICK ROLLING - Is the only player who ranks among the top 10 in the NHL in goals, ESG, GWG, SHG, SHP, plus/minus rating, SOG, and takeaways in 2014-15 - Is the 19th Ranger who has tallied at least 40 goals in one season in franchise history - Is the first Ranger who has tallied at least 30 ESG, five PPG, and four SHG in one season in franchise history 2014-15 - Leads the NHL in ESG (31), ranks second in G/GP (0.53) and games with a goal (33), is tied for second in goals (40) and SHG (four), ranks third in SOG (287), is tied for third in GWG (eight), is tied for fifth in SHP (four), is tied for fifth in plus/minus rating (plus-28), and ranks sixth in takeaways (70) - Ranks third in the NHL (min. 20 GP) in G/20 (0.61)
OHL All-Rookie Team (2001) OHL Rookie of the Year (2001) CHL All-Rookie Team (2001) NHL All-Rookie Team (2003) Maurice "Rocket" Richard Trophy (2004) (tied with Jarome Iginla and Ilya Kovalchuk) NHL Foundation Player Award (2009) Played in NHL All-Star Game (2004, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011) Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), August 3, 2004. Traded to NY Rangers by Columbus with Steven Delisle and Columbus' 3rd round choice (Pavel Buchnevich) in 2013 Entry Draft for Brandon Dubinsky, Artem Anisimov, Tim Erixon and NY Rangers' 1st round choice (Kerby Rychel) in 2013 Entry Draft, July 23, 2012. Signed as a free agent by Davos (Swiss), September 18, 2012.
Quote of the Day

He scores 50 goals, they go in, they go in, and they go in. And I think, 'Why can't I do that?'

— Capitals forward Brooks Laich on teammate Alex Ovechkin, who scored his 50th goal of the season Tuesday in a 4-2 win vs. the Hurricanes