Thread: Confirmed with Link: Oilers have signed Nail Yakupov
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07-23-2012, 01:58 PM
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Asher
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Originally Posted by nabob View Post
Didn't Pitkanen live with his parents when he played here and then asked to be traded after one season.
He lived with his mom in a hotel room IIRC. One big difference: Yak is an 18 year old rookie; Pitkanen at that time was a 24 year old with 3 years of NHL experience.

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