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Oilers ink Sam Gagner to new deal

Edmonton Oilers' Sam Gagner celebrates his first goal of the game against the Detroit Red Wings during the first period of their NHL hockey game in Edmonton February 4, 2012.


The Edmonton Oilers have agreed to terms with centre Sam Gagner on a one-year, $3.2-million contract.

Gagner, 22, played in 75 games last season with the Oilers scoring a career-high 18 goals with 29 assists for 47 points.

The 5-foot-11, 195-pound London, Ont., native has spent his entire career with Edmonton since being drafted by the club 6th overall in 2007. In his five seasons, Gagner has played in 366 games collecting 220 points

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