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Nathan Walker | Winger | #79

Team: Washington Capitals
Age / DOB:  (24) / 2/7/1994
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 186
Drafted: 2014 / Rd. 3 (89) / WAS

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Nathan Walker has been sent to AHL Hershey.
Walker was re-claimed off waivers by Washington on Dec. 20 after he spent a few weeks with the Edmonton Oilers. He has a goal in nine games this season. Thu, Dec 28, 2017 02:01:00 PM

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Nathan Walker will be a healthy scratch for the Capitals as they take on the Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night.

Nathan Walker has had a busy season so far. He began the season as a member of the Washington Capitals before being claimed off waivers by the Oilers, only for the Capitals to re-claim him once again a few weeks later. Walker has one goal in nine games so far this year. He will be joined in the press box by Taylor Chorney and Chandler Stephenson.
Wed, Dec 27, 2017 08:31:00 PM

The Washington Capitals have re-claimed Nathan Walker.

Edmonton claimed Walker off waivers from Washington on Dec. 1, but Edmonton only used him in two games and put him back on waivers Tuesday. The Capitals took the opportunity to get Walker back and he'll remain in the NHL for now.
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 01:19:00 PM

Nathan Walker has been placed on waivers by Edmonton.

Walker has played in just two games with the Oilers since he was claimed off waivers from Washington. The move could indicate that Andrej Sekera is close to being ready to return.
Tue, Dec 19, 2017 12:05:00 PM

It appears the Edmonton Oilers will scratch Nathan Walker this afternoon against the Minnesota Wild.

Walker was claimed off waivers from Washington and failed to pick up a point in his only game with his new club. He will sit for the fourth straight game. Joining him in the press box will be Anton Slepyshev and Eric Gryba.
Sat, Dec 16, 2017 02:00:00 PM

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.
Thu, Dec 14, 2017 09:33:00 PM

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.
Sat, Dec 9, 2017 04:40:00 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.
Fri, Dec 1, 2017 12:28:00 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.
Thu, Nov 30, 2017 03:04:00 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
Sat, Nov 25, 2017 06:15:00 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.
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 06:56:00 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.
Fri, Nov 10, 2017 06:50:00 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.
Sat, Nov 4, 2017 07:15:00 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.
Sat, Oct 28, 2017 10:09:00 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.
Sat, Oct 21, 2017 07:34:00 PM

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