Nail Yakupov is once again a healthy scratch under Dallas Eakins, so the Taylor Hall led Oilers roll into Washington short one dynamic Russian.
The Capitals on the other hand, are sporting a dynamic Russian of their own, with Alex Ovechkin off to one of the best starts of his career.
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