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NHL: Oilers sign contract extension for goalie Calvin Pickard

NHL: Oilers sign contract extension for goalie Calvin Pickard

The Edmonton Oilers have signed goaltender Calvin Pickard to a two-year contract extension with an annual average value of $1 million.

The 6-foot-1, 205-pound goalie had a 12-7-1 record with a 2.45 goals-against average and .909 save percentage in 23 games last season, including 20 starts.

He made three playoff appearances, including two starts and a second-round win against Vancouver as the Oilers advanced to Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final before losing to the Florida Panthers.

The 32-year-old from Moncton, New Brunswick, has a record of 47-61-11 in nine NHL seasons with Colorado, Toronto, Philadelphia, Arizona, Detroit and Edmonton.