More On Khabibulin's Readiness

Source: Jon Willis | Jan 29th 2013, 9:49am EST

The [Danis on waivers] news means that the Oilers have almost certainly decided that veteran backup Nikolai Khabibulin is ready to come off injured reserve. As the Journal\'s Jim Matheson reported last night, the team was to evaluate Khabibulin's injured hip on Tuesday, and if he was well enough he would accompany the club on their three game road trip.