The Edmonton Oilers have been granted permission to talk to Columbus defenseman Nikita Nikitin.
The Edmonton Oilers have reportedly been granted a window to negotiate with pending unrestricted free agent Nikita Nikitin.
Nikita Nikitin appears as though he will be permitted to test the market as a free agent in July.
Nikita Nikitin is hurt and won't play Monday night.
Nikita Nikitin (lower body) returned to action on Saturday.
Nikita Nikitin suffered a lower-body injury on Tuesday and he won't play in Philadelphia on Thursday.
Nikita Nikitin was back in the Columbus lineup on Saturday after being a healthy scratch the previous two games.
Nikita Nikitin (head) returned to action on Tuesday March 11.
Nikita Nikitin (head) took part in an optional skate on Sunday and will be a game-time decision on Monday.
Nikita Nikitin (head) partook in morning practice on Saturday but was unable to play.
Nikita Nikitin (head) isn't likely to play on Saturday.
Nikita Nikitin wasn't able to complete Thursday's game after being hit in the head by Chicago's Andrew Shaw.
Nikita Nikitin logged a team-low 10:16 of ice time in Russia's 5-2 win over Slovenia.
Nikita Nikitin scored a goal and an assist in the Columbus Blue Jackets' 5-3 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Sunday.