The Edmonton Oilers agreed to terms with defenseman Jeff Petry on a one-year contract, the team announced Monday.
Financial terms were not disclosed, but Hockey Night in Canada reported Petry will make just under $3.1 million.
Selected by the Oilers in the second round (No. 45) of the 2006 draft, Petry had 17 points (seven goals, 10 assists) and 42 penalty minutes in 80 games last season while leading Edmonton in blocked shots (132) and hits (181), the third straight season he ranked in the top-two on the team in hits.
The 26-year-old Petry has spent his entire NHL career with the Oilers, and has 59 points (13 goals, 46 assists) and 107 penalty minutes in 236 games. The Ann Arbor, Mich., native represented USA at the 2014 IIHF World Championship, where he had four assists in eight games, and also played in the tournament in 2012 and 2013.