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Riley Nash

Born:May 9, 1989Draft:2007 Oilers, 21st Overall
Hometown:Consort, AB, CANPosition:C/RW
Known For:Shoots:Right
National Team:Canada

Riley Nash (born May 9, 1989) is a Canadian professional ice hockey forward currently playing for the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL). He was originally selected by the Edmonton Oilers in the first round, 21st overall, of the 2007 NHL Entry Draft and has also played in the NHL for the Columbus Blue Jackets, Carolina HurricanesBoston Bruins, Winnipeg Jets, and Toronto Maple Leafs.

Riley Nash Columbus Blue Jackets
Riley Nash, with the Columbus Blue Jackets (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

Riley Nash Statistics

Trade Tracker

DateTraded FromTraded ToTraded For
June 26, 2007Edmonton Oilers Carolina HurricanesSecond-Round Pick 2010
(Martin Marincin)
Apr. 9, 2021Columbus Blue JacketsToronto Maple LeafsSixth-Round Pick 2022
(Josh Davies)
Mar. 21, 2022Arizona CoyotesTampa Bay LightningFuture Considerations

Deeper Dive


  • BC U18 All-Star Team — 2005-06
  • BCHL (Interior) Rookie of the Year — 2006-07
  • NCAA (ECAC) All-Rookie Team — 2007-08
  • NCAA (ECAC) Rookie of the Year — 2007-08
  • NCAA (ECAC) First All-Star Team — 2008-09
  • NCAA (ECAC) All-Tournament Team — 2009-10
  • NCAA (ECAC) Champion — 2009-10
  • NCAA (ECAC) Third All-Star Team — 2009-10