Pakarinen found the back of the net in Sunday's 6-5 overtime victory over Anaheim.
Pakarinen was recalled from AHL Bakersfield on Thursday.
Pakarinen was placed on waivers for the purpose of reassignment to AHL Bakersfield on Friday.
Pakarinen assisted on Edmonton's only goal in Sunday's loss to Washington.
Pakarinen logged 12:54 of ice time while recording three hits in Saturday's 4-2 loss to the Rangers.
Pakarinen will draw into Saturday's lineup against the Canucks on the fourth line with Jujhar Khaira and Mark Letestu, Jack Michaels of the Oilers Radio Network reports.
Pakarinen signed a one-year contract extension with the Oilers on Tuesday.
Pakarinen (leg) posted an assist with a blocked shot and four hits in his season debut Tuesday against the Coyotes.
Pakarinen (leg) has been activated from injured reserve and will make his season debut against the Coyotes on Tuesday.
Pakarinen (leg) was recalled to Edmonton on Sunday.