Edmonton inks faceoff specialist

Updated: November 18, 2003, 10:01 AM ET
Associated Press

EDMONTON, Alberta -- Adam Oates returned to the NHL on Monday, signing a one-year, $1.95 million contract with the Edmonton Oilers as unrestricted free agent.


"For the last couple of months I didn't think it was going to happen, but the last couple of weeks my agent started getting a lot of calls," Oates told The Canadian Press. "And Edmonton showed some significant interest and I'm really excited to be part of it."

The 41-year-old center became a free agent June 30 ...

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