The St. Louis Blues acquired right winger Nail Yakupov from the Edmonton Oilers on Friday, according to TSN's Jason Gregor and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Jeremy Rutherford.
The Blues confirmed the deal and announced that Yakupov was nabbed in exchange for a 2017 conditional third-round pick and forward Zach Pochiro. TSN Sport's Frank Seravali, the pick can become a 2018 second-round selection if Yakupov scores at least 15 goals this season.
Jeff Carter was traded from the Columbus Blue Jackets to the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday night in exchange for Jack Johnson and a first-round pick, according to Aaron Portzline of the Columbus Dispatch. The deal is pending a physi...