Ryan Nugent-Hopkins named to Canadian junior hockey team's camp roster
Canada's Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Switzerland's Morris Trachsler vie during their Group H game Canada vs. Switzerland of the 2012 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships in this May 2012 file photo. (AP Photo/Martti Kainulainen)
The Canadian Press
Published Monday, December 3, 2012 12:44PM EST
CALGARY -- Forward Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has been named to the Canadian junior hockey team's selection camp roster announced Monday.
Nugent-Hopkins, the first overall pick in the 2011 NHL entry draft, played for the Edmonton Oilers last season.
The 19-year-old centre has played for the American Hockey League's Oklahoma City Barons during the NHL lockout this season.
Thirty-seven players were invited to selection camp Dec. 10-15 in Calgary.
The 2013 world junior hockey champion opens Dec. 26 in Ufa, Russia.
Canada won bronze in the 2012 tournament held in Calgary and Edmonton.
Complete roster for Canadian junior hockey team selection camp (hometown, club team and league):
- Jordan Binnington, Richmond Hill, Ont., Owen Sound (OHL);
- Laurent Brossoit, Surrey, B.C., Edmonton (WHL);
- Jake Paterson, Mississauga, Ont., Saginaw (OHL);
- Malcolm Subban, Toronto, Belleville (OHL).
- Frank Corrado, Vaughan, Ont., Sudbury (OHL);
- Mathew Dumba, Calgary, Red Deer (WHL);
- Dougie Hamilton, Toronto, Niagara (OHL);
- Scott Harrington, Kingston, Ont., London (OHL);
- Ryan Murphy, Aurora, Ont., Kitchener (OHL);
- Xavier Ouellet, Terrebonne, Que., Blainville-Boisbriand (QMJHL);
- Adam Pelech, Toronto, Erie (OHL);
- Derrick Pouliot, Weyburn, Sask., Portland (WHL);
- Griffin Reinhart, West Vancouver, B.C., Edmonton (WHL);
- Morgan Rielly, West Vancouver, B.C., Moose Jaw (WHL);
- Ryan Sproul, Mississauga, Ont., Sault Ste. Marie (OHL);
- Tyler Wotherspoon, Surrey, B.C., Portland (WHL).
- Francis Beauvillier, Sorel-Tracy, Que., Rimouski QMJHL);
- Anthony Camara, Toronto, Barrie (OHL);
- Daniel Catenacci, Newmarket, Ont., Owen Sound (OHL);
- Phillip Danault, Victoriaville, Que., Victoriaville (QMJHL);
- Jonathan Drouin, Huberdeau, Que., Halifax (QMJHL);
- Tyler Graovac, Brampton, Ont., Ottawa (OHL);
- Jonathan Huberdeau, St-Jerome, Que., Saint John (QMJHL);
- Charles Hudon, Boisbriand, Que., Chicoutimi (QMJHL);
- Boone Jenner, Dorchester, Ont., Oshawa (OHL);
- JC Lipon, Regina, Kamloops (WHL);
- Nathan MacKinnon, Cole Harbour, N.S., Halifax (QMJHL);
- Mark McNeill, Edmonton, Prince Albert (WHL);
- Sean Monahan, Brampton, Ont., Ottawa (OHL);
- Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Burnaby, B.C., Oklahoma City (AHL);
- Ty Rattie, Airdrie, Alta., Portland (WHL);
- Brett Ritchie, Orangeville, Ont., Niagara (OHL);
- Mark Scheifele, Kitchener, Ont., Barrie (OHL);
- Hunter Shinkaruk, Calgary, Medicine Hat (WHL);
- Colton Sissons, North Vancouver, B.C., Kelowna (WHL);
- Ryan Strome, Mississauga, Ont., Niagara (OHL);
- Tom Wilson, Toronto, Plymouth (OHL).
- Steve Spott, Waterloo, Ont., Kitchener (OHL)
- Mario Duhamel, St-Bruno, Que., Drummondville (QMJHJ);
- Don Nachbauer, Prince George, B.C., Spokane (WHL);
- Andre Tourigny, Nicolet, Que., Rouyn-Noranda (QMJHL).
- Ron Tugnett, Peterborough, Ont., Hockey Canada.