Oilers sign Gregory Stewart
24-year-old left winger agrees to one-year contract with club
|Greg Stewart played five games with Montreal last season. (Photo courtesy of Getty Images)|
The 6’2”, 197lbs winger also saw action in five games with the Montreal Canadiens being held pointless with 11 penalty minutes.
Stewart, who hails from Kitchener, Ontario, played his junior with the Ontario Hockey Leagues’s Peterborough Petes. In 186 games he posted 44 goals and 39 assists for 83 points along with 270 penalty minutes.
Stewart has appeared in 26 career NHL games collecting one assist and 48 penalty minutes.
He was originally drafted by the Canadiens in the 8th round, 246th overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft.
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