Thread: Speculation: Did Katz overrule the Oil brass?
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06-23-2012, 08:34 AM
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Originally Posted by oilers2k10 View Post
RNH didn't seemed thrilled at all with the pick..
after they asked him what he thought of passing the puck to Yakupov, or somethin like that, he responded "yeah it we would be great passing to him..or anybody"
Not the exact quote..
He just seemed irritated, kid needs to loosen up, we got prospects with similar skillsets to Murray(maybe not character)
Setting up Yakupov is a playmakers dream..
RNH wanted Murray they roomed together at the World Championship and became fast friends. I'm sure far as Nuge is concerned he already has his linemates in Hall and Eberle what's he need this Russian guy for. What Yakupov will help is our scoring depth and pairing him with Gagner or Hemsky or both will hopefully lead to some great statistical seasons for Hemsky and/or Gagner

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