Nail Yakupov extends point streak to seven games for Oilers
Edmonton Oilers winger Nail Yakupov recorded an assist in a 4-3 win against the Montreal Canadiens, his seventh consecutive game with a point.
Over the team's first 11 games, Yakupov is now up to 2 goals and 8 assists. He finished last season with 33 total points, and he is progressing quickly toward that mark this year.
After posting negative Relative Corsi For Percentages at Even Strength each of the past three seasons, Yakupov has seen his spike to 4.4 this year. Our projections are optimistic about his output for the rest of the year, seeing him recording 16 goals and 20 assists in 71 more games.
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