Lennart Petrell will be back in Oilers colours next season. The Finnish forward has signed a one-year deal, avoiding free agency on July 1.
Petrell, 28, originally joined the Oilers last summer, when he was signed as a free agent. He wound up playing 60 games, picking up nine points and 45 penalty minutes. Petrell also spent nine games in the AHL with the Oklahoma City Barons, racking up four points. (jrw)