Yakupov traded to Blues
The St.Louis Blues have acquired forward Nail Yakupov from the Edmonton Oilers.
In exchange, the Oilers get Zach Pochiro and a conditional third round pick in 2017.
Yakupov was the first overall pick in 2012. He had 50 goals and 61 assists in 252 games in the last four seasons with the Oilers.
He will get a fresh start in St.Louis.