NHL Morning Links - Nov. 7

The big gossip in the NHL this week surrounds a potential trade between the Rangers and Oilers that would see Ales Hemsky and/or Nail Yakupov shipped to New York in exchange for Michael Del Zotto and/or Chris Kreider and possibly others. Victoria Matiash broke down the possible fantasy implications of that taking place, but it looks like we can take at least one name out of the discussion: Oilers coach Dallas Eakins has indicated that the Yakupov portion of the rumor is 100 percent untrue. There's no mention of whether Hemsky is still on the block...