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Perron (ribs) is set to play in Thursday's season opener against the Flames, Pat Steinberg of Sportsnet 960 The Fan reports.

Perron suffered a rib injury at the tail end of the preseason, but he's been able to practice without much complications the last few days. The 26-year-old will enter the 2014-15 campaign looking to build off of the career-high 57 points he tallied a season ago.

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Perron (ribs) should be ready to play once the regular season begins, according to the Oilers web site.

Coach Dallas Eakins insinuated Thursday that Perron probably would've finished the game Wednesday had this been a game that counted but since it wasn't and Perron has nothing to prove, the team decided to play it safe and remove him.

David Perron LW EDM 3 Months

Perron left Wednesday's exhibition name with a rib injury, Derek Van Diest of the Edmonton Sun reports.

Perron suffered the injury on a big from Anaheim's Matt Smaby. Further details of his injury were not available, but expect an update on Perron's status as more details are released.

David Perron LW EDM 3 Months

Perron will open up training camp playing right wing, according to the Edmonton Journal.

Perron is slated to play on a line with Benoit Pouliot and rookie Leon Draisaitl. This line could be broken up however if Draisaitl doesn't make the team out of camp. The Oilers don't have another playmaking center on the roster so Perron's offensive numbers could take a dip this season.

David Perron LW EDM 3 Months

Perron still isn't fully recovered from the hip injury he suffered last season, according to the Oilers web site.

Perron admitted Monday that he has had to deal with the injury all summer and it has changed how he would normally prepare for a season. He hasn't been able to do as much lower body work as he would like but still expects to be ready for the start of training camp.

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David Perron won't participate in the World Hockey Championship because of a hip injury.

He apparently aggravated it in training. Perron notched 28 goals and 57 points in 78 games this past campaign with the Oilers. He'll use the off-season to recover.

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David Perron scored a lone goal in Edmonton's 4-1 loss to Colorado Tuesday evening.

Perron has already set a new career-high in points with 28 goals and 29 assists in 76 games this season. On the other hand he has a minus-15 rating, which is a new career-low for him. Sam Gagner and Philip Larsen assisted the lone goal for the Oilers.

David Perron LW EDM 9 Months

David Perron assisted three goals in Edmonton's 4-3 overtime win over Anaheim Friday night.

Perron now has seven points in his last six games and 26 goals with 28 assists overall in 70 games this season. He has already set a new career-high in points. Oscar Klefblom scored his first NHL goal for in the victory, while Sam Gagner scored his 100th goal of his NHL career. Jordan Eberle and Andrew Ference also tallied for the Oilers.

David Perron LW EDM 9 Months

David Perron scored a goal in Edmonton's 5-2 win against San Jose.

With that marker, Perron set a new career-high with 51 points in 69 games. The move from St. Louis to Edmonton has done Perron some good, given that his playing time has increased to an average of 19:14 minutes per game.

David Perron LW EDM 9 Months

David Perron is on a three-game point streak.

Perron recorded an assist in Edmonton's 3-1 loss to Buffalo. He has 25 goals and 50 points in 67 games in 2013-14.