Matt Hendricks C EDM 11 Days

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 13 Days

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 17 Days

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 23 Days

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 23 Days

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 2 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 9 Months

Matt Hendricks returned to action on Saturday March 22.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 9 Months

Matt Hendricks was hurt when he blocked a Shea Weber shot during Tuesday's game.

Hendricks is questionable for Tuesday's game as a result. He started wearing an 'A' after the team traded Nick Schultz.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 9 Months

Matt Hendricks got the Oilers on the board just 6:43 into the first period in Sunday's 2-1 win over Carolina.

His centering pass bounced off Hurricanes defenseman Jay Harrison and into the net to give him credit for his fifth goal of the season. Hendricks also posted four hits and three blocks in the contest. "He's quietly turning into the heartbeat of our team," coach Dallas Eakins said of the hard-working Hendricks.

Matt Hendricks C EDM 11 Months

Matt Hendricks scored a goal in Edmonton's 3-2 victory on Monday.

In nine games with the Edmonton Oilers, Hendricks has already matched his goal total from 44 contests with the Nashville Predators prior to the trade. Unfortunately, all that means is he has scored two goals with each team. He now has six points and 74 penalty minutes this season.