Darnell Nurse has been suspended 1 game for instigating a fight during the final five minutes of Game 4.
Nurse was charged with an instigating penalty for a fight against Vegas' Nicolas Hague in the final minute of Game 4 which will lead to an automatic 1 game suspension. The 28-year-old has four assists, 20 SOG, 21 PIMs and is a +1 plus/minus through 10 playoff games thus far.
Nurse was suspended one game for head butting Phillip Danault in Game 5.
With the Oilers facing elimination, they will be without their best defenseman in Game 6. Nurse missed the final four games of the regular season with an injury and the Oilers went 3-1-0 without him.
Nurse (lower-body) will be a game-time decision in Game 1.
Nurse missed the final four games of the regular season with a lower-body injury but will be a game-time decision for Game 1 vs. the Kings.
Nurse (lower-body) did not travel to Columbus for Sunday's game.
Nurse was activated from COVID-19 protocol and is expected to be back in the lineup on Friday afternoon.
Nurse missed Wednesday's game in St. Louis while in COVID-19 protocol but is expected to be back in the lineup in New Jersey. The Oilers are also expected to get Jesse Puljujarvi and William Lagesson back.
Nurse has been added to the COVID-19 protocol list.
The Oilers have already been shut down through the Christmas break, so we'll see when they resume play next week. Nurse will likely be out until at least next Thursday.
Nurse (finger) has been activated from IR and is expected to play Sunday.
Nurse is expected to miss 2-to-3 weeks with a broken finger.
Nurse will be out until at least early November with a broken finger, which means that Philip Broberg should get an extended look with the Oilers. Evan Bouchard should take on more power-play usage as well.
The Oilers have placed Darnell Nurse (undisclosed) on IR.
As previously reported, Nurse is expected to miss at least a couple of weeks with an undisclosed injury. Nurse and Slater Koekkoek are going on IR together, opening up roster spots for Philip Broberg and William Lagessson to be called up from the AHL.
Nurse is expected to miss at least a couple of weeks with an undisclosed injury.
Nurse was hurt in Thursday's win over the Jets and is expected to miss at least the Oilers last four games of November. Philip Broberg will be promoted from the AHL to help replace him.
The Oilers have signed Darnell Nurse to an eight-year contract extension worth $74 million.
The Oilers have signed Darnell Nurse to a two-year contract extension worth $11.2 million ($5.6M AAV).
The new deal will keep Nurse in Edmonton through the 2022 season. Nurse has scored four goals with 20 assists (24 points) in 55 games this season.
The Oilers have signed Darnell Nurse to a two-year extension worth $6.4 million ($3.2M AAV).
Nurse (ankle) will return to the Oilers lineup on Sunday.
Nurse (ankle) will be a game-time decision on Sunday.
Nurse (ankle) will miss at least two more games.
Nurse has been sidelined by an ankle injury since December 1st, but is on the Oilers’ current road-trip, but will miss both games of their back-to-back in Florida on Tuesday and Wednesday. Monitor his status later in the week.
Nurse under went surgery to repair a torn ligament and bone damage in his ankle; will miss up to 12 weeks.
Nurse was having a strong season until he tore ligaments in his ankle in early-December. He will miss up to three months, which means he is sidelined until mid-March, so his 2016-17 regular season shouldn’t be done.
The Oilers have placed Darnell Nurse (lower-body) on injured reserve.
Nurse is expected to be out long-term with a lower-body injury. This is a big blow to the Oilers’ blueline and thrusts Matt Benning into bigger role. With Nurse out, the Oilers have recalled Dillon Simpson from Bakersfield (AHL).
Nurse is expected to return to the Oilers lineup after serving his three-game suspension.
Nurse was suspended for three games for fighting an unwilling Roman Polak. With his suspension up, Nurse is expected to return tonight vs. St. Louis. The young blueliner has just eight points (2G / 6A) in 59 games this season.
The NHL has suspended Darnell Nurse for three games.
Nurse was suspended for three games for instigating a fight with Roman Polak and absolutely pummelling Polak, who appeared unwilling to fight. Polak suffered a broken nose during the tilt, which likely didn’t help Nurse’s case.