Iiro Pakarinen has five goals and eight points in six AHL games thus far.
Nail Yakupov needs to shoot the puck more as he has only 16 shots on goal in 10 games.
Ben Scrivens will get the start in goal on Saturday when the Oilers take on the Vancouver Canucks.
Nikita Nikitin (back) was able to skate with the Oilers on Friday.
Luke Gazdic (shoulder) will report to AHL Oklahoma City for a conditioning stint.
Richard Bachman has been sent to the minors by Edmonton.
Viktor Fasth (groin) is ready to return to the Oilers' lineup.
Matt Hendricks (undisclosed) was able to play on Wednesday.
Ben Scrivens allowed four goals on 35 shots in Edmonton's 4-1 loss to Nashville on Wednesday.
Taylor Hall scored a goal in Edmonton’s 4-1 loss to Nashville on Wednesday night.
Nikita Nikitin's initially undisclosed injury is actually back spasms.
Matt Hendricks (undisclosed) didn't participate in Tuesday's practice.
The Edmonton Oilers have decided to keep Leon Draisaitl.
Nikita Nikitin (undisclosed) didn't participate in Monday's contest.
Nail Yakupov scored a goal in the Oilers' 3-0 win against Montreal on Monday.