After reportedly failing to find a trade partner for him, the Edmonton Oilers placed defenseman Nikita Nikitin on waivers on Saturday.
Nikita Nikitin will not play in Saturday's tilt with Calgary due to an undisclosed injury. He's considered day-to-day.
Nikita Nikitin (undisclosed) was able to play on Monday.
Nikita Nikitin was hobbling after Friday's game as he blocked a shot.
Nikita Nikitin will indeed return from a shoulder injury on Wednesday night.
Nikita Nikitin (shoulder) won't play Monday, but he's expected to return on Wednesday.
Nikita Nikitin (shoulder) will be held out of the lineup again Monday.
Nikita Nikitin responded to Oilers GM Craig MacTavish's suggestion that the defenseman wasn't in the best shape at the start of the 2014-15 campaign.
Nikita Nikitin (shoulder) isn't expected to play Thursday.
Nikita Nikitin skated in practice for the first time since injuring his shoulder a month ago.
Edmonton Oilers defenseman Nikita Nikitin is expected to miss about four-to-six weeks with a shoulder injury.
Nikita Nikitin is expected to miss a significant amount of time with a shoulder injury.
Nikita Nikitin scored a goal in a 5-4 shootout win against Washington on Tuesday.
Nikita Nikitin (back) has been activated off of the injured reserve list.