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Adam Oates Signs $1.95 Million One Year Contract with Edmonton Oilers

The Associated Press reports that Adam Oates '85 signed a $1.95 million one year contract with the Edmonton Oilers yesterday. Oates was an unrestricted free agent and had been unsigned since the end of last season's Stanley Cup Finals. He had 9 goals and 36 assists last season for the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim. In 18 NHL seasons, he has over 1,200 games played, 1,000 assists, and 1,400 points.

According to the article, Oilers General Manager Kevin Low said, "Adam is a world-class passer, and is one of the best faceoff specialists.... This is a rare opportunity for us to acquire one of the best offensive talents in the history of the game."

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