Nail Yakupov will be drafted by [Insert NHL Team here]

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  1. RossyYoungblood

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    The "Official Nail Yakupov Thread" is getting cluttered with posters speculating where Yakupov will be drafted and who he'll look good with from the NHL.

    Lets use this thread for the purpose of discussing where Yakupov will end up and who he will play with and keep the "Official Nail Yakupov" to posts regarding his skill, accomplishments and other relevant news on Yakupov.

    Cheers

    Enjoy Oiler and Sens fans :D
     
  2. Jabba11

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    Nail Yakupov will be drafted by the Montreal Canadiens.
     
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    I hope he goes to Winnipeg, he can be their new Teemu Selanee
     
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    Nashville Predators.
     
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    No one will ever replace Teemu Selanne in Winnipeg. :shakehead
     
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    Either Columbus or Winnipeg, Winnipeg looks awful as a team and Columbus has no goaltending.
     
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    Whoever acquires the Leafs' first rounder :sarcasm:

    Seriously, I think that he'll go to one of Florida, Winnipeg, Ottawa or Phoenix. But it's still a little too early to tell.
     
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    Have a feeling its a western team.
    I think Calgary. Not that they have a Bad team right now, but i think they stay middle of the pack and Sutter decides to blow it up a bit.

    Calgary - Yakupov
    Ottawa - Grigorenko
    Winnipeg - Murray
    Columbus - Galchenyuk
    Phoenix - Ebert
     
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    as long as its not the caps due to the avs being last i dont care who he goes to, but the avs wont finish last, they are a decent team so far so its moot
     
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    YNWA14 You'll Never Walk Alone

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    It won't be Ottawa. Seriously.
     
  11. Kershaw

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    They have a chance with two horrible goalies, a young defense with 2 over the hill veterans. The Ottawa Senators are a good bet to allow the most goals this year.
     
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    Columbus because I don't think Montreal will suck enough for Yakupov, just Grigorenko, Ebert or Murray.
     
  13. KingJet*

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    The Winnipeg Jets

    9 - Hull to Kane
    10 - Hawerchuk to Yakupov!!!

    Also how sick would this line look Yakupov-Scheifele-MacLean
     
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    the Calgary Flames
     
  16. Jets:Yakupov
    BJs: Grigorenko
    Sens:Forsberg
     
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    You seem to be hard-set on this. Who finishes below Ottawa? And why don't you think they'll finish last?
     
  18. 4thliner*

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    yeah, but they have been scoring a lot of goals too
     
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    The Washington Capitals. Just a few weeks ago everyone was on this bandwagon and now its stopped. What gives? :sarcasm:
     
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    Columbus, Winnipeg, and Phoenix don't have a #1C like Ottawa does, and their goaltenders aren't as capable of stealing games in the fashion that Anderson can. I'm not saying Ottawa will finish higher than them, but it's certainly not inconceivable.
     
  21. Anderson and Auld? horrible goalies?
     
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    Do you think differently? :biglaugh:
     
  23. Jumbo*

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    Im hoping for the Jets.

    If not them then Oilers or Sens.

    Hopefully not Jackets. Boringgg
     
  24. Stone Clode

    Stone Clode Kicks him, stunner!!

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    Hey, at least he's not Alex Auld...barely. :laugh:
     
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    ...the russian army.

    In all seriousness my guess would be Jets, Sens, Yotes or my very own Oilers.

    And why wouldn't Ottawa be capable of finishing last, that d is just awful in their own zone.
     

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