Slater Koekkoek (upper body) is expected to return to the lineup on Saturday in Edmonton's regular-season finale.
Koekkoek hasn't played since Feb. 20 due to an upper-body injury. Coach Dave Tippett said on Friday that the coaching staff wants to get Koekkek into a game, but the 27-year-old blueliner is not expected to play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. The team already has their top-six defense group in mind for that contest. 3:10 pm (EST)
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- Slater Koekkoek (upper body) has been placed on long-term injured reserve.
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