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Nathan Walker | Winger | #12

Team: Edmonton Oilers
Age / DOB:  (23) / 2/7/1994
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 186
Drafted: 2014 / Rd. 3 (89) / WAS
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Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch on Thursday night as the Edmonton Oilers host the Nashville Predators.
Walker has one goal in eight games so far this season and has played just once for the Oilers since being claimed on waivers from the Washington Capitals earlier this month. Eric Gryba and Drake Caggiula will join him in the press box. Dec 14 - 9:33 PM
Source: NHL.com

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Nathan Walker will play his first game with Edmonton on Saturday night.

Walker is projected to skate alongside Leon Draisaitl and Ryan Strome against Montreal. Edmonton claimed Walker off waivers from Washington earlier this month.
Dec 9 - 4:40 PM

The Edmonton Oilers have claimed Nathan Walker off waivers.

Washington put Walker on waivers Thursday afternoon. He has a goal in seven games this season. Walker is the first Australian to play in the NHL.
Dec 1 - 12:28 PM

Washington has waived Nathan Walker.

Walker has been a healthy scratch since Nov. 16 and he has recorded one goal in seven appearances with the Capitals this year.
Nov 30 - 3:04 PM

The Washington Capitals are expected to scratch Nathan Walker tonight against the Maple Leafs.

Joining Nathan Walker will be Brett Connolly and Aaron Ness. Walker has only one goal in seven games this season.
Source: Mike Vogel
Nov 25 - 6:15 PM

Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch in Wednesday's game against the Ottawa Senators.

Walker has just one goal in seven games this season. This will be his third straight game in the press box. Aaron Ness will also be scratched.
Nov 22 - 6:56 PM

Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch for Friday's game against Washington.

Walker has dressed in just two of his team's last six games. The Capitals defenseman has one goal and a plus-2 rating in six games this season. Aaron Ness will also watch the game from the press box.
Nov 10 - 6:50 PM

Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch on Saturday night as the Washington Capitals talk on the Boston Bruins.

The Australian forward has just one goal so far this season, scored in the Home Opener against Montreal. He also has a +2 rating. He will be joined by Aaron Ness in the press box.
Nov 4 - 7:15 PM

Nathan Walker (healthy scratch) will sit out Saturday night's game against the Edmonton Oilers.

With just one goal in four games, Walker will sit out Saturday night's game against Edmonton. He'll be in the press box along with Aaron Ness as a healthy scratch.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 28 - 10:09 PM

Nathan Walker will sit (healthy scratch) for the Washington Capitals against the Florida Panthers.

Walker has just one goal in three games this season. He'll be a healthy scratch along with Aaron Ness.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 21 - 7:34 PM

Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch in Friday's game against the Detroit Red Wings.

The 23-year-old has one goal and no assists in three games with the Capitals this season. This will be his fourth straight game as a healthy scratch. Aaron Ness will also watch from the press box.
Oct 20 - 7:19 PM

It appears Nathan Walker will sit tonight against the Philadelphia Flyers.

Walker, Graovac and Chorney were the extra skaters at the morning skate. Walker has one goal in two games this season but will not sit for the third straight time this season.
Oct 14 - 12:46 PM

Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch in Friday's game against the Devils.

It's the third time in five games that he'll watch the game from the press box. Walker has one goal and no assists in two games this season. Taylor Chorney and Tyler Graovac will also serve as scratches tonight.
Source: NHL.com
Oct 13 - 7:09 PM

Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch on Wednesday.

Walker dressed in Washington's last two games and scored a goal in his NHL debut on Saturday. Tyler Graovac is drawing into the lineup to replace Walker.
Oct 11 - 2:27 PM

Nathan Walker scored in his NHL debut Saturday.

It was a momentous occasion as Walker became the first Australian-born player to play in the NHL. It took a while for Walker to get credit for the goal as Devante Smith-Pelly was announced as the goal scorer late in the second period. When the goal was credited to Walker in the third, the crowd went wild, especially his family who came in from Australia for the game. Congratulations to Walker on his debut and goal.
Oct 8 - 10:39 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Connor McDavid
2Ryan Nugent-Hopkins
3Ryan Strome
4Mark Letestu
LW1Patrick Maroon
2Milan Lucic
3Mike Cammalleri
4Jujhar Khaira
5Anton Slepyshev
6Nathan Walker
RW1Leon Draisaitl
2Zack Kassian
3Drake Caggiula
4Jesse Puljujarvi
D1Oscar Klefbom
2Adam Larsson
3Kris Russell
4Matthew Benning
5Darnell Nurse
6Brandon Davidson
7Eric Gryba
8Andrej Sekera
9Yohann Auvitu
G1Cam Talbot
2Laurent Brossoit