EDMONTON, AB - The Edmonton Oilers have signed unrestricted free agent defenceman Theodor Lennstrom to a one-year entry-level contract.
Lennstrom, 25, has just completed his fourth season in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL), his first season with Frolunda HC, where he posted 15 points (3G, 12A), 10 penalty minutes and a +9 plus-minus rating in 31 games. He also helped Frolunda HC capture the Champions Hockey League, where he led all defencemen with three goals. Lennstrom made his debut in the SHL in 2013-14, with AIK.
The 6'1", 190-pound blueliner has appeared in 151 career SHL games, registering 59 points (11G, 38A), 70 penalty minutes and a +22 plus-minus rating. The native of Stockholm, SWE, also played three seasons in Swedish Allsvenskan League, two with BIK Karlskoga and one with AIK.