Post Tagged with: "Nail Yakupov"

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Oilers: Please, No More Jordan Eberle Rumours

When it comes to the NHL rumour mill, there are few teams that are mentioned as often as the Edmonton Oilers. Now considering we are talking about a franchise that […]

by · June 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers, NHL Rumors
Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Senators and Oilers Make Perfect Trade Partners

Ottawa is looking to trade away a goaltender and a defenceman, and the team wants a top-six forward in return. The Senators have too many contracts, creating the need to shed […]

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Oilers, Predators, Ryan Ellis and Nail Yakupov

It is no secret the Edmonton Oilers badly need to upgrade their defence. While the addition of a top pairing defender who can be used in all situations would be […]

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Where Would Montreal Canadiens Forward Tomas Plekanec Land?

It’s not just the heart of the postseason, but the rumor season as well, with Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec allegedly on his way out of town along with a […]

by · May 26, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Jared Spurgeon is known for his offensive abilities, and he could very well set career-highs for himself in the goals department this season. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Why Trading Jared Spurgeon is a Bad Idea

Lately, there has been some talk about the Minnesota Wild possibly looking into trading defenceman Jared Spurgeon. Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal recently wrote: “Minnesota Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher, who […]

Avalanche must trade Ryan O'Reilly or risk getting nothing for him. (Bruce Fedyck-USA TODAY Sports)

5 Dream Montreal Canadiens Trade Scenarios

While there are no doubt free agents the Montreal Canadiens are currently targeting, few if any would perfectly fill the team’s dire need for top-line offense. That isn’t to suggest […]

by · May 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
Nail Yakupov (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

New Penguins Offseason Trade Options – Part 1: Edmonton Oilers

The Pittsburgh Penguins are fresh off of a disappointing first round playoff exit where their goal scoring, uncharacteristically, dried up. It was later revealed that forward Evgeni Malkin had an […]

Todd McLellan in Edmonton? No Way!

Todd McLellan in Edmonton? No Way!

Todd McLellan is in search of a new home, and the Edmonton Oilers are reportedly amongst the top potential suitors. As the Head Coach of the San Jose Sharks for […]

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3 Things That Went Wrong with the Edmonton Oilers

The 2014-15 season has mercifully come to an end for the Edmonton Oilers, a year that saw them reach historic lows in terms of their record. The Oilers came into […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
Eric Gryba will have the pleasure of joining an up and coming Oilers team with the addition of Cam Talbot and Connor McDavid. (Dustin Bradford/Icon SMI)

The 2015 Edmonton Oilers Team Awards

Although the 2014-15 NHL season marks yet another lost year in the Edmonton Oilers’ recent history, there remains positives which, for the sake of Oilers fans’ sanity, must be emphasized […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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The Flames are Beating the Oilers in the Rebuild Battle

It’s a hard pill to swallow for Oilers fans, watching their bitter provincial rival lock up a playoff spot. The only good thing going for Edmonton is the possibility of […]

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Bogdan Yakimov Happy About Life In The AHL

In this translated interview, originally appearing on Russian portal Business-Online, Bogdan Yakimov talked about life in the AHL, discussed Nail Yakupov and shared his memories from his first NHL game. * […]