Right winger Radek Dvorak has been activated from the NHL Injured Reserve List and will be in the Edmonton Oilers lineup for tonights road game against the New Jersey Devils.
Dvorak suffered a groin strain during the Oilers December 5th practice at Rexall Place and remained in Edmonton for the first two games of the teams current three-game eastern road trip.
Tied for sixth in scoring on the Oilers, Dvorak has scored 4-11-15 with 14 PIM in 28 games this season and is +2.
With Dvoraks return to the lineup, defenceman Matt Greene has been re-assigned to the Iowa Stars of the American Hockey League. Recalled from Iowa on December 7th, Greene, the Oilers fourth choice (second round), 44th overall, in the 2002 NHL Entry Draft, was a healthy scratch at both Philadelphia (Dec. 8) and New York Islanders (Dec. 10). He has scored two goals and four assists in 23 games with Iowa and is +1 with 34 penalty minutes.