Aug 19, 2012, 4:49 PM EDT
He’s hoping the young guys can show what they’re all about right away.
Aug 16, 2012, 6:30 PM EDT
Russian sensation packs lunchbox, fills thermos.
Aug 11, 2012, 5:24 PM EDT
Can he be their version of Hall or Nugent-Hopkins on defense?
Aug 11, 2012, 12:50 PM EDT
The Oilers hope he can be like historically high-scoring Russians.
Jul 31, 2012, 6:00 PM EDT
The Edmonton Oilers and Buffalo Sabres will be well represented in August.
Jul 7, 2012, 1:52 PM EDT
“So far I just want to make the team. I want to prove with work and the way I play that I deserve to be on the team.”
Jun 30, 2012, 3:50 PM EDT
The hot shot Badgers prospect will be an Oiler now.
Jun 24, 2012, 10:39 AM EDT
Danil Zharkov: “It’s my goal to be better than Yak. It doesn’t matter if he’s my friend or not.”
Jun 24, 2012, 9:24 AM EDT
Taking a shorter deal to motivate himself? Not bad. That and more in the Morning Skate.
Jun 23, 2012, 2:46 PM EDT
What will we all be walking away from Pittsburgh talking about? Here’s our list.
Jun 21, 2012, 4:52 PM EDT
Will Edmonton take him on Friday?
Jun 16, 2012, 8:30 PM EDT
Two exceptional Russian-born prospects, Nail Yakupov and Mikhail Grigorenko, are likely to go early in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.
Jun 6, 2012, 8:45 AM EDT
Offering $50K to find someone who killed a child is impressive. That and more in the Morning Skate.
Jun 4, 2012, 8:20 AM EDT
No, it’s not Kobe Bryant scoring from outside either. That and more in the Morning Skate.
Jun 2, 2012, 2:38 PM EDT
Five of the best young players in this summer’s draft got to soak in the experience.
Jun 1, 2012, 3:42 PM EDT
Trading the first overall selection isn’t commonplace, but it does happen on occasion.
May 31, 2012, 2:48 PM EDT
In a totally unrelated development, Larionov is Yakupov’s agent.
May 27, 2012, 7:21 PM EDT
He might go second overall in the draft or as late as 20.
Apr 16, 2012, 8:06 AM EDT
A fallen captain makes for a team-uniting experience. That and more in the Morning Skate.
Apr 11, 2012, 11:14 AM EDT
The anticipation of victory followed by the agony of defeat in an instant.
Apr 10, 2012, 9:55 PM EDT
Should they snatch Nail, get some D or trade the pick away?
Apr 9, 2012, 10:34 AM EDT
Will it be Columbus, Edmonton, Montreal, the Islanders, or Toronto that gets to pick him first?
Mar 27, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT
Maybe we can call this the “Paul Maurice Cup.”
Mar 18, 2012, 2:03 PM EDT
There are worse ideas out there, but not many.
Mar 13, 2012, 7:00 AM EDT
If your team sank like a stone in the second half, you’d be upset too. That and more in the Morning Skate.
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