The Chicago Blackhawks re-signed defenceman Johnny Oduya to a three-year contract worth $10.125 million, and forward Jamal Mayers to a one-year, $650,000 deal.
Oduya, 30, tallied one goal and four assists for five points in 18 regular-season games with Chicago after being acquired on Feb. 27 from the Winnipeg Jets.
The Stockholm, Sweden, native has accumulated 23 goals and 91 assists for 114 points, ,and 222 penalty minutes, in 463 career regular-season games with the New Jersey Devils, Atlanta Thrashers, Jets and Blackhawks.
Originally selected by the Washington Capitals in the 2001 NHL Entry Draft, Oduya signed with the Devils as a free agent and made his NHL debut with New Jersey in 2006. He also represented Sweden at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver.
Mayers, 37, registered six goals, nine assists and a team-high 91 penalty minutes in 81 regular-season games with the Blackhawks during the 2011-12 regular-season.
Originally selected by the St. Louis Blues in the third round (89th overall) of the 1993 NHL Entry Draft, Mayers has recorded 60 goals and 127 assists for 217 points, and 1,184 penalty minutes, in 896 career regular-season games over parts of 14 NHL seasons with the Blues, Toronto Maple Leafs, Calgary Flames, San Jose Sharks and Blackhawks.