BLOG: Oilers ink Ben Scrivens
The Edmonton Oilers have officially announced that the team has inked goaltender Ben Scrivens to a new two-year contract.
Scrivens, a Spruce Grove native, was acquired for a third round pick in a trade with Los Angeles on January 15. Since joining the Edmonton Oilers, Scrivens has played in seven games and has posted a .940 save percentage and a 2.15 goals against average.
The goalie ranks first in the NHL in overall save percentage this season (.934).
Scrivens was set to become a free agent at the end of the season.