General Manager Steve Tambellini
announced today the Edmonton Oilers
have agreed to terms with defenceman Theo Peckham
on a one-year contract. Peckham will earn $1.075M next season.
Peckham, 24, played in 54 games last season with the Oilers scoring a goal with two assists and 80 penalty minutes.
The 6'2", 235-pound Richmond Hill, Ontario native has spent his entire career of five years with Edmonton and in 156 NHL games he has 17 points (4G, 13A) with 382 penalty minutes.
Peckham was selected by Edmonton in the 3rd round, 75th overall in the 2006 NHL Entry Draft.