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Nail Yakupov

  1. Yakupov, Grigorenko to play in 2012 Canada-Russia Challenge

    Jul 31, 2012, 6:00 PM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    The Edmonton Oilers and Buffalo Sabres will be well represented in August.

  2. Yakupov wants to prove he deserves a spot in Edmonton

    Jul 7, 2012, 1:52 PM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    “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.”

  3. Edmonton wins Justin Schultz sweepstakes

    Jun 30, 2012, 3:50 PM EDT

    Justin Schultz

    The hot shot Badgers prospect will be an Oiler now.

  4. Oilers’ third-round pick thinks he can be better than Nail Yakupov

    Jun 24, 2012, 10:39 AM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    Danil Zharkov: “It’s my goal to be better than Yak. It doesn’t matter if he’s my friend or not.”

  5. PHT Morning Skate: In which Matt Duchene is a real team guy

    Jun 24, 2012, 9:24 AM EDT

    Matt Duchene

    Taking a shorter deal to motivate himself? Not bad. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  6. Top 5 stories of the 2012 NHL Draft

    Jun 23, 2012, 2:46 PM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    What will we all be walking away from Pittsburgh talking about? Here’s our list.

  7. Yakupov: No one dreams of being picked second

    Jun 21, 2012, 4:52 PM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    Will Edmonton take him on Friday?

  8. Craig Button says “Russian Factor” only an issue “if you want to be blind, dumb and stupid”

    Jun 16, 2012, 8:30 PM EDT

    yakupovgetty

    Two exceptional Russian-born prospects, Nail Yakupov and Mikhail Grigorenko, are likely to go early in the 2012 NHL Entry Draft.

  9. PHT Morning Skate: Where the Kings are into fighting crime now, too

    Jun 6, 2012, 8:45 AM EDT

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    Rob Scuderi

    Offering $50K to find someone who killed a child is impressive. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  10. PHT Morning Skate: Where the Kings want what the Lakers have

    Jun 4, 2012, 8:20 AM EDT

    L.A. Lakers championship banners

    No, it’s not Kobe Bryant scoring from outside either. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  11. Draft prospects meet their heroes at Stanley Cup finals

    Jun 2, 2012, 2:38 PM EDT

    Nail Yakupov, Mikhail Grigorenko, Ryan Murray, Filip Forsberg, Alex Galchenyuk, Darryl Sutter

    Five of the best young players in this summer’s draft got to soak in the experience.

  12. Oilers GM Tambellini would need “significant offer” to part with No. 1 pick

    Jun 1, 2012, 3:42 PM EDT

    Steve Tambellini

    Trading the first overall selection isn’t commonplace, but it does happen on occasion.

  13. Larionov: Yakupov “perfect candidate” for Edmonton

    May 31, 2012, 2:48 PM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    In a totally unrelated development, Larionov is Yakupov’s agent.

  14. Top prospect Grigorenko looks forward to making future teams look bad for skipping him

    May 27, 2012, 7:21 PM EDT

    Mikhail Grigorenko

    He might go second overall in the draft or as late as 20.

  15. PHT Morning Skate: Where the Senators will rally around Daniel Alfredsson

    Apr 16, 2012, 8:06 AM EDT

    Daniel Alfredsson

    A fallen captain makes for a team-uniting experience. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  16. Watch Blue Jackets fans have their dreams crushed during draft lottery party

    Apr 11, 2012, 11:14 AM EDT

    Bill Daly;

    The anticipation of victory followed by the agony of defeat in an instant.

  17. Polls: Tell Edmonton what to do with third No. 1 pick

    Apr 10, 2012, 9:55 PM EDT

    yakupovgetty

    Should they snatch Nail, get some D or trade the pick away?

  18. NHL Central Scouting final rankings make Nail Yakupov their top prospect

    Apr 9, 2012, 10:34 AM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    Will it be Columbus, Edmonton, Montreal, the Islanders, or Toronto that gets to pick him first?

  19. Loser of tonight’s Carolina-Toronto game is eliminated from playoff contention

    Mar 27, 2012, 11:00 AM EDT

    James Reimer; Chad LaRose

    Maybe we can call this the “Paul Maurice Cup.”

  20. PHT Morning Skate: Where Phil Kessel is steaming mad at failure

    Mar 13, 2012, 7:00 AM EDT

    Phil Kessel

    If your team sank like a stone in the second half, you’d be upset too. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  21. Top prospect Nail Yakupov takes head shot from Isles prospect

    Mar 11, 2012, 10:53 AM EDT

    Nail Yakupov

    The Blue Jackets are likely watching this situation closely.

  22. PHT Morning Skate: Where the Red Wings still stink on the road

    Mar 11, 2012, 9:01 AM EDT

    Detroit Red Wings v Nashville Predators

    As good as they are at home, they are as bad away from it. That and more in the Morning Skate.

  23. PHT Morning Skate: Where the clock hasn’t always been good in L.A.

    Feb 4, 2012, 9:13 AM EDT

    Staples Center scoreboard

    The other night wasn’t exactly an anomaly for time hiccups at Staples Center.

  24. Russian sensation tops Central Scouting list once again

    Jan 11, 2012, 11:47 AM EDT

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    Nail Yakupov

    Nail Yakupov could be the first Russian taken first overall since Alex Ovechkin.

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