Nail Yakupov said in an interview with a Russian news outlet that he requested a trade from the Edmonton Oilers.
The Oilers may be losing Connor McDavid to injury after he collided hard with the boards and a pair of Philadelphia Flyers players.
Dallas Stars forward Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin have been one of the league's most dynamic duos for the last three years and may be poised for their best season yet. That's why they top our list of the NHL's best duos to start 2015-16.

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