Edmonton Oilers President of Hockey Operations and General Manager, Peter Chiarelli, announced the Oilers have signed forward Patrick Russell to a one-year contract.

Russell, 25, completed his second season with the AHL’s Bakersfield Condors in 2017-18. The 6’0″, 205-pound forward appeared in 68 games, posting 27 points (14G, 13A), 48 penalty minutes and a -1 plus-minus rating.