Valentin Zykov is heading for Alberta.
Edmonton Oilers said the 23-year-old hockey player had rid himself of Carolina Hurricanes.
Russian native of St. Petersburg, Zykov, this season appeared in 13 hurricane matches and assembled three assists.
Originally with the 37th overall selection in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft Los Angeles Kings outside QMJHL's Baie-Comeau Drakkar, Zykov appeared in 25 NHL competitions during three seasons with the Hurricanes, scoring four goals and adding seven assists.
Last season, Zykov recorded 33 goals and postponed 21 assists in 63 matches with Charlotte Checkers's American Hockey League team.