Hockey Headlines: News on Nail Yakupov, and More

A collection of the latest news from around the world of hockey:

Must-read story about Flyers goalie Jason Labarbera and his son. [The Hockey News]

According to reports, Nail Yakupov wants out of Edmonton. [Yahoo]. [Fansided]. Did Yakupov get a real chance to succeed as an Oiler? [Copper N Blue]. Which team would be a good fit for him? [Cult of Hockey]

If you were hoping that the Coyotes would pull off a blockbuster trade to get Auston Matthews, you’ll likely be disappointed. [AZ Central]

Claude Giroux says his fine after a scary hit in Arizona. [Broad Street Hockey]

Steve Mason can’t play every game, can he? [Along the Boards]

Have to wonder how many other players share Clarke MacArthurs’ story. [Ottawa Citizen]

Is Kris Letang a dark-horse Norris trophy candidate? [Todays Slapshot]

Pascal Dupuis should win the Masterton Trophy this year. The precedent was set when Ian Laperriere won it in 2011. [Pensburgh]

Despite the constant injuries, Pittsburgh continues to win games, and in impressive fashion. [Pens Labyrinth]

This season, being the worst team in the league may not help you that much. [National Post]

Nazem Kadri is becoming a dangerous shooter. [Sportsnet]. He’s an important player for Toronto. [Globe and Mail]

The Predators are finding ways to win. [On the Forecheck]

Tony Granato is going to be a head coach. [JS Online]

What are the Flames going to pay Johnny Gaudreau and Sean Monahan? [The Hockey News]

And finally, is Alex Radulov headed to the Maple Leafs? [Hot Stove]