Liles, 32, has played eight games for the Marlies this season. He has one goal and five points, while recording eight penalty minutes, a plus-3 rating and 25 shots on goal.
In 98 games over the past two seasons with the Maple Leafs, Liles has registered nine goals and 29 assists for 38 points along with 24 minutes in penalties. He has career totals of 77 goals and 313 points in 621 games for the Maple Leafs and Colorado Avalanche.
The old saying in hockey is 'weather the storm.' I put the notion in their heads that we don't want to weather the storm, we want to push just as hard and matched their work ethic. I thought our guys exceeded that in the first period.
— Edmonton Oilers coach Dallas Eakins after their loss to the Nashville Predators on Thursday