Benning agreed to terms with the Oilers on a two-year contract extension Tuesday.
Benning tallied six goals along with 15 assists in 73 games in 2017-18.
Benning (undisclosed) will return to the lineup for Thursday's game against the Golden Knights.
Benning is considered doubtful for Monday's matchup with Minnesota due to an undisclosed malady.
Benning (illness) will sit out Wednesday's contest with San Jose, Jack Michaels of the Oilers Radio Network reports.
Benning notched an assist in Saturday's 3-2 loss to the Rangers.
Benning collected an assist in Thursday's 3-2 victory over the Avalanche.
Benning recorded a goal, a power-play assist, and three shots during Tuesday's 7-2 rout over the Blue Jackets.
Benning (undisclosed) will play in Wednesday's game, according to the NHL Roster Report.
Benning (undisclosed) will be a game-time decision for Wednesday's matchup with the Red Wings.