As captain of Team North America, McDavid is charged with helping lead a group composed of the best American and Canadian players 23 and under in the game. McDavid himself is a prime example of the pure talent North America has bursting fr
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is looking forward to welcoming Connor McDavid into the Oilers' franchise. Nugent-Hopkins pointed out that Edmonton has plenty of players that have been through what McDavid is going through now in terms of the expectations that come with being drafted first overall. In that respect, the Oilers are uniquely qualified to help McDavid with his transition. Once must keep in mind that they're still a very young group of forwards and defensemen.