Edmonton goalie Anders Nilsson, who allowed no more than a goal in each of his past two games, wasn't as fortunate Wednesday night.
Edmonton forward Nail Yakupov sustained what appeared to be a leg injury after he got tangled up with an official and fell to the ice in the Oilers' 4-1 loss to the Hurricanes in Carolina.
Nail Yakupov was involved with an awkward fall tangled with a linesman off a faceoff against Carolina Wednesday night.
Nail Yakupov became the second player selected from the 2012 NHL Entry Draft to hit the 100 career point milestone
Anders Nilsson will play between the pipes on Wednesday.
Darnell Nurse has one assist in his last five contests.
Although Edmonton fell to Washington in overtime Monday night, Anders Nilsson provided Edmonton with a silver lining.
Edmonton goalie Anders Nilsson turned away all but one of the 30 shots he faced in the Oilers' 1-0 loss to the Capitals in Washington Monday night.
Anton Lander will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against Washington.
Anders Nilsson will be back between the pipes on Monday versus Washington.
Andrej Sekera (flu) will play Monday against Washington.
Luke Gazdic has been removed from Edmonton's injured reserve list.
The Edmonton Oilers have sent Andrew Miller back to Bakersfield of the AHL.
Leon Draisaitl has room for improvement according to linemate Taylor Hall.
Teddy Purcell is taking full advantage of playing alongside Taylor Hall and LEon Draisaitl.