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Riley Nash | Center | #20

Team: Boston Bruins
Age / DOB:  (28) / 5/9/1989
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 200
College: Cornell
Drafted: 2007 / Rd. 1 (21) / EDM
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Riley Nash earned two assists and recorded six shots in Thursday's 6-1 victory over the Arizona Coyotes.
Nash concluded the match with a plus-3 rating. He has generated one goal and five assists in the last six matches. Nash has 11 points in 26 games this campaign. Dec 8 - 9:00 AM

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Riley Nash scored for the second time this season in Wednesday's 3-2 win over Tampa Bay.

Nash gave the Bruins a 2-0 lead late in the first period to extend his point streak to three straight games. He has two goals and one assist during that span. Nash has only registered eight points over 23 matches, so this is the most productive he's been in 2017-18.
Nov 30 - 10:29 AM

Riley Nash posted a pair of assists with a plus-2 rating, six shots on goal and two hits in Wednesday's 4-2 win at Anaheim.

Nash entered the game with just one goal and three points in 16 games, so don't get terribly excited about his two helpers. He remains useful only in the deepest of fantasy pools for his physical play. He has managed 26 hits and 16 blocked shots through 17 outings, and that's where he helps fantasy owners and DFS players the most.
Nov 16 - 2:59 AM

Riley Nash netted his first goal in 11 games on Thursday night.

Nash opened the scoring in Boston's 2-1 win over Vegas. He played alongside Matt Beleskey and Austin Czarnik for most of the contest.
Nov 3 - 9:04 AM

Riley Nash skated on Boston's top line at Tuesday's practice.

Nash was flanked by talented wingers Brad Marchand and David Pastrnak after Ryan Spooner and David Krejci got turns there in Monday’s 4-0 loss to Colorado. Patrice Bergeron (lower body) still isn't available to play, so Nash could start Wednesday's game against the Avalanche on first unit. However, he may not be there very long.
Oct 11 - 7:52 AM

Riley Nash will probably start the 2017-18 campaign as Boston's fourth-line center.

Nash has played alongside Noel Acciari for most of training camp and he is expected to play a key role on the penalty kill. He hopes to provide more offense this year after he contributed just seven goals and 17 points in 81 games in 2016-17.
Sep 21 - 8:31 AM

Riley Nash took the blame for Ottawa's game-winning goal in overtime on Monday night.

"I think it was pretty selfish of me," Nash said. "You can't make that play. You can't put the refs in that position. Regardless of what happened before that, you just can't do it." He was in the penalty box for roughing when Bobby Ryan produced the winner in Game 3 to give the Senators a 2-1 series lead. Nash has contributed two assists in three postseason games. The Bruins will look to bounce back in Game 4 on Wednesday night.
Apr 18 - 10:09 AM

Riley Nash has produced quite a bit of offense over the last four games.

Nash only has just seven goals and nine assists in 76 games this season, but he's put up three goals and two assists in his last four contests. Don't expect him to keep producing like this. Don't rush to add him in any of your fantasy leagues.
Apr 1 - 11:52 AM

Riley Nash scored both goals in a 2-1 win against the Islanders Saturday night.

Nash scored his sixth and seventh goals of the season as the lone scorer for the Bruins. This was his second multi-point game in a row after scoring a goal and an assist against Tampa Bay on Thursday. These back-to-back games are also the only times this season he’s had multiple points in a game.
Mar 26 - 2:20 AM

Riley Nash scored a goal and an assist in Thursday's 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning.

Nash picked up the primary assist on Zdeno Chara's shorthanded goal in the second period before scoring the go-ahead goal (3-2) later on in the frame. The goal put an end to his 10-game goalless drought. Nash has five goals and eight assists in 73 games. He shouldn't pop up on your fantasy radar.
Mar 23 - 10:05 PM

Riley Nash recorded a team-high five shots in a 4-0 loss to the Islanders Monday afternoon.

That's the most shots Nash has recorded in a single game this season. He has two goals and eight points in 47 contests.
Jan 16 - 3:34 PM

Riley Nash filled in for David Pastrnak on Boston's top line Thursday night in a 1-0 loss to Minnesota.

He posted one shot and a minus-1 rating in 17:30 of ice time, while skating alongside Patrice Bergeron and Brad Marchand. Nash has posted one goal and two assists in 17 matches this season.
Fri, Nov 18, 2016 07:27:00 AM

Riley Nash got his first goal as a member of the Bruins on Monday night.

He put Boston up 3-0 in the second period in what would become a 4-0 victory against Buffalo. Nash's goal was the only one of the game that wasn't scored on the power play. He has contributed both of his points in the last two games.
Tue, Nov 8, 2016 09:44:00 AM

Riley Nash skated between Matt Beleskey and Jimmy Hayes on Monday.

He was filling in for injured center Austin Czarnik. Nash could be among some options to start on the third line if Czarnik isn't ready on Thursday.
Tue, Oct 11, 2016 09:35:00 AM

The Boston Bruins have signed Riley Nash.

Nash had nine goals and 22 points in 64 games with Carolina in 2015-16. He's likely to serve as a bottom-six forward in Boston.
Fri, Jul 1, 2016 05:10:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Patrice Bergeron
2David Krejci
3Sean Kuraly
4Ryan Spooner
5Riley Nash
LW1Brad Marchand
2Jake DeBrusk
3Tim Schaller
4Frank Vatrano
5Peter Cehlarik
RW1David Pastrnak
2Anders Bjork
3Danton Heinen
4Noel Acciari
5David Backes
D1Torey Krug
2Charlie McAvoy
3Brandon Carlo
4Zdeno Chara
5Adam McQuaid
6Kevan Miller
7Matthew Grzelcyk
8Rob O'Gara
G1Tuukka Rask
2Anton Khudobin