Nail Yakupov is wearing a full face shield after getting cut inside his mouth for stitches on Friday.
Ben Scrivens had a night he’d like to forget in the Oilers’ 7-1 loss to the Blackhawks on Saturday.
David Perron scored the only goal for the Oilers against the Blackhawks in a 7-1 loss Saturday night.
The Edmonton Oilers are scratching Nikita Nikitin in favor of Keith Aulie against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday.
The Edmonton Oilers expect Benoit Pouliot to miss five-to-six weeks with a broken foot.
Mark Fayne played against the New Jersey Devils for the first time since leaving over the summer as a UFA.
Nikita Nikitin played only two shifts in the third period.
Martin Marincin was back in the Oilers lineup Friday after being a healthy scratch the previous five games.
Viktor Fasth turned away 24-26 shots New Jersey sent his way on Friday night, falling 2-0.
Benoit Pouliot blocked a Marek Zidlicky shot in the second period on Friday night, breaking his foot. He'll be out indefinitely.
Luke Gazdic, Keith Aulie and Jesse Joensuu will all be healhty scratches against the Devils on Friday night.
Viktor Fasth is expected to start for the Edmonton Oilers on Friday
Benoit Pouliot will play on the Edmonton Oilers' top line on Friday.
The Edmonton Oilers have moved Taylor Hall to their second line.
Kellan Lain has been dealt to Edmonton for Will Action.