The Oilers signed Patrick Russell to a one-year contract extension.
Russell had a career-best 40 points (18G / 22A) in 51 games with Bakersfield (AHL) this season. Russell also appeared in the first six games of his NHL career with the Oilers but did not register a point.
The Oilers have signed Shane Starrett to a one-year contract extension.
Starrett, 24, finished his first full professional season with Bakersfield (AHL), where he went 27-12-2 with a 2.33 GAA and .918 SV% in 42 games. The American netminder went 3-3 with a 2.89 GAA and .889 SV% in six AHL playoff outings.
The Oilers signed Brad Malone to a one-year contract extension.
Malone, 30, is a veteran AHL presence with 199 career NHL games of experience. Malone did not record a point in 16 games with the Oilers but had 25 points (8G / 17A) in 43 games with Bakersfield (AHL).
The Oilers have signed Joseph Gambardella to a two-year contract extension.
Gambardella has spent the last two season with Bakersfield (AHL) and appeared in 15 games with the Oilers this season, picking up just three assists. The 25-year-old forward had 29 goals and 19 assists (48 points) in 50 AHL games.
The Oilers signed Joakim Nygard to a one-year, entry-level contract.
Nygard, 26, is an undrafted free-agent winger who has spent seven seasons with Farjestads BK Karlstad of the Swedish Elite League. This past season, Nygard led the team in goals (21) and was third in points (35) in 52 games.
The Oilers signed Olivier Rodrigue to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Rodrigue, 18, was picked in the second-round (No.62 overall) in 2018 and finished his third season with Drummondville (QMJHL) where he was 35-9-1 with a 2.43 GAA and .902 SV%.
The Oilers signed Logan Day to a one-year, entry-level contract.
Day, 24, just finished his first pro season with Bakersfield (AHL) where he led all Condors defensemen with 34 points (7G / 27A) in 64 games.
Koskinen will start Saturday in Calgary.
Brodziak (undisclosed) will not play on Tuesday.
Brodziak will miss his second straight game with an undisclosed injury. Brad Malone will remain on the Oilers fourth line with Brodziak sidelined.
Khaira (undisclosed) will not play on Tuesday.
Khaira will not play for the seventh time in eight games. The Oilers are mathematically eliminated from the playoffs, so there is no reason for Khaira to play if he is not 100 percent.
Koskinen will start Tuesday in Colorado.
Koskinen allowed two goals on 30 shots in the Oilers loss in Vegas last night. Koskinen has lost three in a row while allowing eight goals on 73 shots (.890 SV%). Despite the Oilers being eliminated from playoff contention, Koskinen will start for the second straight night—he is 1-3-0 with a 3.95 GAA and .866 SV% while starting on zero rest.