Benning (head) was activated off injured reserve and will suit up versus Calgary on Wednesday.
Benning was recalled from his conditioning assignment with AHL Bakersfield.
Benning (head) was sent down to AHL Bakersfield on a conditioning stint Sunday.
Coach Dave Tippett said Benning (head) won't return until after the All-Star break, Jack Michaels of the Oilers Radio Network reports.
Benning (head) has been skating and may return during the team's road trip, Jonathan Willis The Athletic reports.
The Oilers placed Benning (head) on injured reserve Tuesday.
According to coach Dave Tippett, Benning (head) has passed concussion tests, but will "probably be out a bit," Daniel Nugent-Bowman of The Athletic reports.
Coach Dave Tippett said Benning exited Sunday's win over the Canucks due to a shot that hit him in the head, Daniel Nugent-Bowman of The Athletic reports.
Edmonton activated Benning (concussion) from injured reserve Friday.
The Oilers placed Benning (concussion) on injured reserve Thursday.