TODAY’S MORNING SKATE
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins / Connor McDavid / Kailer Yamamoto
Tobias Rieder / Leon Draisaitl / Jesse Puljujarvi
Milan Lucic / Ryan Strome / Alex Chiasson
Jujhar Khaira / Kyle Brodziak / Zack Kassian
Oscar Klefbom / Adam Larsson
Darnell Nurse / Kris Russell
Jason Garrison / Evan Bouchard
These lines are from this morning’s skate. What do we got?
- Ty Rattie is out for at least a couple of weeks with a muscle injury. Kailer Yamamoto will take his place tonight on the top line along with Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Connor McDavid.
- Jason Garrison will pair alongside Evan Bouchard on the third pair. Matt Benning will not play tonight after getting banged up after just two minutes of ice time last game. Benning will be out for at least a couple of games after being placed on injured reserve.
- Alex Chiasson will make his regular season debut for the Oilers tonight. He’ll be on the third line with Ryan Strome and Milan Lucic. Drake Caggiula will be out for at least tonight with an undisclosed injury.