Sexton appeared in a career-high 47 games with Anaheim last season, recording 4 goals and 13 points. Sexton also appeared in 17 games for Syracuse of the American Hockey League (AHL) in 2010-11, registering 9 goals and 17 points.
An undrafted free agent, Sexton made his NHL debut with Anaheim in 2009-10, collecting 9 goals and 19 points in 41 games, leading all Ducks rookies in assists and points.
The 5-10, 174-pound winger has appeared in 88 career NHL games with Anaheim, amassing 13 goals and 32 points.
I don't know the room very well yet. I don't know how we're going to react in certain situations. We've had a couple of minor tests throughout the [preseason] ... We'll get to know each other as the year goes on. We'll figure it out.
— Oilers coach Todd McLellan on starting the 2015-16 season without a captain
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