Matt Hendricks C EDM 24 Days

Hendricks notched a pair of goals and had four shots on goal in Sunday's win over the Islanders.

Hendricks now has three goals in his last four games, giving him five goals and 10 points in 35 games on the season. With 57 PIM and the likelihood of a 10-goal, 20-point season, Hendricks can be of value in some very deep leagues.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 1 Month

Hendricks (illness) will return to the lineup Saturday against the Flames, Bob Stauffer of 630 CHED reports.

Hendricks missed the Oilers' final game before the Christmas break with an illness, but having off the last three days provided him enough time to get back to full health. He's slated to occupy his usual role on the fourth line.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 1 Month

Hendricks will miss Tuesday's game against the Coyotes, due to an illness.

Hendricks' exact illness is unknown at this time, but it will cause him to miss at least Tuesday's contest against the Coyotes. However, the team has a three-day layoff before their next game Saturday against the Flames, so he could return then. Luke Gazdic will draw into the lineup Tuesday in his place.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 2 Months

Hendricks (leg) will reenter the lineup Tuesday versus the Sharks.

Hendricks missed the previous four games with the injury. He'll return as the center of the Oilers' fourth line, with Boyd Gordon (back) heading to the press box to make room for him in the lineup.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 2 Months

Hendricks (leg) will not take the ice against the Sharks on Sunday, play-by-play announcer Jack Michaels reports.

This will be the fourth-straight game that Hendricks will stay off the ice. His next opportunity to play will come Tuesday when the Sharks and Oilers complete the second game of their home-and-home series in San Jose.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 2 Months

Hendricks (leg) didn't travel with the Oilers to Winnipeg for Wednesday's game, Jim Matheson of the Edmonton Journal reports.

As a result, Hendricks will miss his third straight contest. The Oilers seem to remain confident he won't be on the shelf for too long, as he was able to skate following the team's practice a day earlier.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 2 Months

X-rays taken on Hendricks' injured leg came back negative.

Hendricks took a puck off his kneecap in Thursday's game, but he avoided a serious injury, and was only having trouble bending his leg after the game. Consider Hendricks day-to-day moving forward.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 2 Months

Hendricks suffered a leg injury in Thursday's game against the Predators and will not return.

The extent of Hendricks' injury is uncertain, but expect an update on his status as more details become available.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 3 Months

Hendricks tallied his second goal of the season Friday against the Hurricanes.

The goal was an unassisted empty-netter with 1:27 remaining in the contest, so there's no need to get excited about Hendricks potentially adding some more offense to his game. The fourth-liner will provide most of his value in the form of hits, a category in which he leads the Oilers with 31.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 10 Months

Matt Hendricks returned to action on Saturday March 22.