General Manager Steve Tambellini
announced today the Edmonton Oilers
have agreed to terms with left-winger Ryan Smyth
on a two-year contract.
Smyth, 36, played in all 82 games last season with the Oilers recording 46 points (19G, 27A).
The 6’1”, 192-pound Banff, AB native has appeared in 1151 career National Hockey League games with the Oilers, New York Islanders
, Colorado Avalanche
and Los Angeles Kings
scoring 374 goals and adding 432 assists for 806 points.
Smyth’s career-best season came with the Oilers in 2000-01 when he had 70 points (31G, 39A) in 82 games.
The Oilers selected Smyth 6th overall in the 1994 NHL Entry Draft.