The Oilers are out two forwards today at practice as Ryan Smyth joins Jordan Eberle as those not on the ice this morning at Denis Savard Arena in Verdun.
Eberle has sat out the last two practices.
Defenceman Denis Grebeshkov and injured Sam Gagner are filling in for the absent forwards this morning.
Oilers forward lines are:
Nail Yakupov- Ryan Nugent-Hopkins- Ales Hemsky
Ryan Jones- Mark Arcobello- David Perron
Denis Grebeshkov- Boyd Gordon- Sam Gagner