Oilers agree to two-year deal with goaltender Mike Smith

Edmonton Oilers goalie Mike Smith (41) grabs the loose puck as Toronto Maple Leafs' Pierre Engvall (47) closes in during third period NHL action in Edmonton on Monday, March 1, 2021. (Jason Franson/CP)

The Edmonton Oilers are bringing back goaltender Mike Smith on a two-year deal worth in the range of $2 million per season, per Sportsnet's Chris Johnston.

In 29 games last season, Smith posted a 21-6-2 record with a 2.31 goals-against average and.923 save percentage.

During the Oilers' first-round sweep at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets, Smith had a .912 save percentage and a 2.40 GAA.

The 39-year-old re-signed with the Oilers last season on a one-year, $1.5-million deal after initially joining Edmonton on a one-year, $2-million deal as a free agent in 2019.

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