The Edmonton Oilers have signed their general manager Steve Tambellini to a contract extension today.
Tambellini has served as the team's general manager since 2008. Since then, Tambellini has led the way for the Oilers re-build. The team has held the first overall pick in the NHL Entry Draft for the last two seasons. With those picks, Tambellini drafted Taylor Hall and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins.
The Oilers will have the first overall selecion once again at the NHL Entry Draft in Pittsburgh on June 22nd.