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Articles from RotoWire's fantasy archives that mention Nail Yakupov's name.
March 23, 2015
NHL Barometer: Nuge on Fire
Jan Levine's weekly look at the NHL's risers and fallers includes Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, who is on fire lately for the Oilers..
March 17, 2015
FanDuel NHL: Value Plays for the Week
Michael Clifford returns with his top value plays of the week on FanDuel, including Travis Zajac, whose season-long stats with the Devils are a bit misleading.
February 28, 2015
Saturday Daily Puck: Timonen's Last Hurrah
Kimmo Timonen gets a shot at the Stanley Cup with a trade to the Chicago Blackhawks, while Kyle Turris is helping the Ottawa Senators inch towards a playoff spot.
February 23, 2015
Tuesday Daily Puck: Hot Karlsson
Erik Karlsson's found his mojo lately, as he's starred over the course of a six-game point streak.
NHL Barometer: Sedin Still Sizzling
Jan Levine looks at who's hot and who's not in the NHL this week, and few are hotter than Vancouver's Henrik Sedin.
February 21, 2015
The Man Advantage: Power-Play Roundup
Mark McLarney checks on the Stars' power play after a couple of high-profile injuries to Patrick Eaves and Tyler Seguin.
February 20, 2015
Friday Daily Puck: Advanced Basics
The NHL will be rolling advanced stats onto their website soon. Can fantasy players use them?
February 5, 2015
Thursday Daily Puck: Principal Skinner's Scratch
Jeff Skinner is getting scratched, Pekka Rinne returns, and how Darcy Kuemper may be able to get you a little hidden value before the end of the year.
January 24, 2015
Frozen Fantasy: Trade Targets
The Avs' Nathan MacKinnon has failed to meet expectations thus far in his sophomore season, but that's precisely why the enterprising fantasy owner should look to acquire him in the second half.
January 15, 2015
Blue Line Buzz: Power Play Shakeup in Montreal
P.K. Subban remains on the Habs top power play unit, but they have shaken up the other blueliners involved. Plus, Jason Chen writes about the return of a key defenseman in Columbus.
January 10, 2015
Frozen Fantasy: Rotten to the Core
Phil Kessel was caught in the crosshairs of Toronto's dismissal of coach Randy Carlyle earlier this week, but trying to turn him into an all-around player won't turn around the Leafs.
January 7, 2015
Neutral Zone Wrap: Oilstruck
Evan Berofsky crows about the WJC, plus piles on a few well-earned digs at the Sabres, Oilers and Olli Jokinen as he starts his second tour around the NHL.
December 29, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Fail For Nail Has Failed
Nail Yakupov has fallen again, and RotoWire's Evan Berofsky believes he won't get back up.
December 20, 2014
The Waiver Wire: Two Gals From Montreal
Alex Galchenyuk and Brendan Gallagher are putting up noteworthy fantasy numbers this year - much to the delight of owners and Habs fans everywhere.
December 15, 2014
Tuesday Daily Puck: Oil, But Not Slick
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has been one of very few bright spots for an Oilers team that just fired another head coach.
December 13, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Race To The Bottom
Which teams are leading the race for the first overall pick in 2015 for highly touted prospects Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel?
December 8, 2014
Blue Line Buzz: Guardians of the Galaxy
Mark Giordano is the very early favorite for the Norris Trophy. Jason Chen reviews the top performers a quarter of the way through the season.
Neutral Zone Wrap: The Birds Are the Words
Blake Comeau has stepped into the breach of the Penguins' forward injuries and looks to have a productive role going forward.
December 4, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Funny Bryzness
Martin Brodeur and Ilya Bryzgalov are back, but are they really worth a look in your league? Plus, why do you still have Yakupov and Lecavalier on your team?!
November 17, 2014
Neutral Zone Wrap: Barkov At The Moon
Evan Berofsky looks at some of the early season dogs in the NHL, including one high pedigree cat that could win you a blue ribbon if you pick him up.
November 13, 2014
Thursday Daily Puck: Beleaf
Kessel isn't the only talent Maple Leaf that is providing value for fantasy owners despite the Leafs' struggles.
November 8, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: Waiting On Geno
Being a successful NHL franchise and being a successful fantasy owner both require patience. In particular, judging how long to be patient with young players is a key in both games. Do you have the patience it takes to wait for a star to develop?
November 5, 2014
From the Press Box: Busted Oil Wells
Taylor Hall's injury is just the latest in grim news coming from Edmonton. Paul Bruno writes about the Oilers troubles in this week's article.
November 2, 2014
NHL Barometer: Capital Investment
Marcus Johansson is riding on Alexander Ovechkin's line and riding high in the process.
October 22, 2014
From the Press Box: Patience With Underachievers
Nail Yakupov is off to another slow start with the Oilers, but RotoWire's Paul Bruno advises patience with him and another slow starter, Toronto's Jake Gardiner.
October 18, 2014
Frozen Fantasy: On the Cusp of Greatness
Kyle Okposo and the high-flying Islanders are ripe with fantasy potential. Jump aboard the bandwagon before there's no longer any room.
Saturday Daily Puck: Oil Shortage In Edmonton
The Edmonton Oilers are off to their worst start in franchise history. What has gone wrong for such an offensively talented team?
September 17, 2014
2014-2015 Oilers Preview: The Young and the Defenseless
Taylor Hall once again checks in as the most appealing fantasy option for the youthful Oilers, but don't expect him to lead the club back to the playoffs in the rough-and-tumble Western Conference.
June 28, 2014
NHL Draft: First Round Review
The Florida Panthers selected Aaron Ekblad first overall in the draft on Friday night. Jon Litterine analyzes all of the top 30 picks from the draft in this article.
April 17, 2014
Morning Skate: Bear Season
Both Dan Pennucci and Janet Eagleson have Zdeno Chara and Boston winning The Cup
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