EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) -The Edmonton Oilers placed defenseman Steve Staios on injured reserve Friday and recalled forward Zack Stortini from Hamilton of the AHL.
Staios, 33, has missed the last four games due to a knee injury. He has one goal, 12 assists and 73 penalty minutes in 40 games this season.
This is Stortini's second stint with the Oilers this season. He was called up for a game in November, but did not play. Stortini has nine goals and six assists with a league-leading 172 penalty minutes in 42 games for Hamilton this season.