Oilers officially unveil Corey Perry's new linemates.

Oilers officially unveil Corey Perry's new linemates.

Corey Perry will join the Edmonton Oilers for the first time on Saturday afternoon.

Jonathan Larivee

The Edmonton Oilers will have a new member of their roster on the ice for the first time this afternoon, and there will no doubt be many interested eyeballs tuning in to today's game for that reason.

Veteran National Hockey League forward Corey Perry is set to make his Edmonton Oilers debut on Saturday when the Oilers face off against the Nashville Predators in an afternoon game. Perry will make that debut on the Oilers third line alongside teammates Dylan Holloway and Ryan McLeod the team has now officially confirmed.

The Oilers lineup will otherwise be pretty standard fare, here is how it is shaping up for today's game:

Draisaitl - McDavid -Hyman
Kane - Nugent-Hopkins - Foegele
Holloway - McLeod - Perry
Janmark - Ryan - Brown

Nurse - Ceci
Ekholm - Bouchard
Kulak - Desharnais

Stuart Skinner, who has been red hot over the last 20 games, is expected to get the start in goal today.