Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 6/11/12
Once again, the Edmonton Oilers are on the clock to start the NHL. Despite the Columbus Blue Jackets finishing with the league's worst record, the Oilers won the draft lottery and hold the No. 1 overall pick for the third straight year. The 2012 NHL Draft was coined "Fail for Nail" for a reason. Sarnia Sting winger Nail Yakupov has been the wire to wire favorite to be the first player taken in this year's draft. And even though Edmonton has drafted forwards Tyler Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Yakupov is still the favorite to hear his name called first. Everett...
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