NHL Trade Rumors: Nail Yakupov, Cam Fowler

Friday, October 07, 2016 15

Will Nail Yakupov finally be traded? TSN: Bob McKenzie is reporting that the Chicago Blackhawks are interested in making a trade for Nail Yakupov. McKenzie states: Regarding Nail Yakupov to Chicago Blackhawks trade rumors, my understanding as follows: Chicago has had talks with Edmonton on Yakupov, could still have interest in him… Edmonton would obviously […]

NHL Rumors: Jacob Trouba, Johnny Gaudreau, Nail Yakupov

Wednesday, October 05, 2016 6

Nail Yakupov has no trade value right now TSN 1260: Darren Dreger was on Edmonton’s sports radio station and stated there’s a weak trade market for Nail Yakupov. Dreger said Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli tried to move Yakupov leading up to last season’s NHL trade deadline and tried again at the NHL Entry Draft in […]

NHL Rumors: Johnny Gaudreau, Scott Hartnell, Nail Yakupov

Monday, October 03, 2016 7

Will Johnny Gaudreau demand a trade? Sportsnet: Elliotte Friedman reports the agent for Calgary Flames restricted free agent winger Johnny Gaudreau said his client isn’t asking for a trade. Gaudreau’s agent said his last contact with the Flames was on Sept. 9. Flames GM Brad Treliving said he’s not going to negotiate publicly, adding he […]

NHL Rumors: Leafs, Rangers, Oilers

Friday, July 22, 2016 18

What did the Toronto Maple Leafs offer Steven Stamkos? The Fourth Period: According to multiple sources with knowledge of those meetings, the Toronto Maple Leafs were preparing to offer Steven Stamkos a seven-year, $73.5 million contract, which would have paid him $10.5 million, per season plus a Canadian Tire endorsement deal. The San Jose Sharks […]

NHL Rumors: Jonathan Bernier, Kevin Shattenkirk, Nail Yakupov

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 15

Florida Panthers interested in Jonathan Bernier TSN 1040: Pierre Lebrun is reporting the Toronto Maple Leafs did get some trade calls on goalie Jonathan Bernier. The Florida Panthers are thought to have “kicked the tires” on Bernier, possibly as a backup for Roberto Luongo. With Bernier’s salary of $4.15 million, the Leafs will likely have […]

NHL Rumors: Montreal, Yakupov, Hartnell,

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 7

Montreal looking to move up in the draft The Fourth Period: The Montreal Canadiens are looking to move up from the ninth-overall spot in this month’s NHL Draft. the Habs are eyeing forwards Pierre-Luc Dubois and Logan Brown in this year’s Draft, both of whom are expected to be picked higher than ninth. Will Nail […]

NHL Rumors: Leafs, Yakupov, Matthews

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 6

Leafs close to signing KHL defenceman Nikita Zaitsev The Fourth Period: The Toronto Maple Leafs reportedly have interest in defenseman Nikita Zaitsev of the KHL’s CKSA Moscow hockey club. The Leafs interest in Zaitsev has been reported for the last two months, and the belief is the Maple Leafs will sign him at some point […]

NHL Rumors: Yakupov, Vanek, Stamkos

Monday, March 28, 2016 11

Nail Yakupov asked for a trade from the Oilers TSN.ca: Nail Yakupov had hoped to be traded from the Edmonton Oilers at the NHL trade deadline. Yakupov is quaoted as saying “I asked a trade and the Oilers gave me permission to speak to other teams, about 8 of them were interested, but something went wrong”.  Expect Yakupov […]

NHL Rumors: Yakupov, Howard, Drouin

Thursday, March 03, 2016 11

The Oilers will try and trade Nail Yakupov this off-season TSN 960: Darren Dreger said he was told by by Peter Chiarelli that Nail Yakupov was in play. Dreger speculates that there wasn’t much interest in Yakupov. Look for the Oilers to have have Yakupov play along side Connor McDavid to boost his point production […]

NHL Rumors: Yakupov, Staal, Trouba

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 15

Edmonton Oilers looking to trade Nail Yakupov TSN: Darren Dreger is reporting that the Edmonton Oilers are looking to trade Nail Yakupov. Dreger considers it unlikely Yakupov is moved by the NHL trade deadline, suggesting it’s more of an off-season move. Taylor Hall and Jordan Eberle could also be available in the off-season. Dreger feels […]

NHL Injuries: Price, Yakupov, Lehtonen

Friday, November 27, 2015 11

Carey Price expected to be out a week with knee injury Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price is expected to be out at least a week after aggravating the lower-body injury that caused him to miss nine games earlier in the season. Hopefully it is not a MCL/ACL injury? Nail Yakupov to miss 2 – 4 […]

10 NHL Players for Breakout Seasons in 2015-16

Thursday, August 06, 2015 28

Here are 10 NHL players poised for breakout seasons in 2015-16. There is no particular order and maybe this will help you with a sleeper pick in your hockey pool. Alex Galchenyuk Center Montreal Canadiens – Point Prediction 60 points Jakob Silfverberg Right Wing Anaheim Ducks – Point Prediction 59 Points Nail Yakupov Right Wing […]