Edmonton Oilers sign defenceman Theo Peckham to one-year extension

EDMONTON - Theo Peckham has agreed to a new one-year deal with the Edmonton Oilers.

The 23-year-old defenceman was a restricted free agent.

Peckham appeared in 71 games for Edmonton last season, scoring 13 points (3-10) while amassing 198 penalty minutes.

He earned US$550,000 last season.

Peckham has appeared in 102 career games for the Oilers since being selected in the third round of the 2006 draft.