WINNIPEG --  The Winnipeg Jets have signed forward Adam Lowry to a five-year contract with an average annual value of US$3.25 million.

 The 28-year-old Lowry has 20 points (eight goals, 12 assists) in 44 games this season.

The son of Jets assistant coach Dave Lowry, Adam Lowry has recorded 143 points (65 goals, 78 assists) and 228 penalty minutes in 452 regular-season games, all with Winnipeg.

He has nine points (three goals, six assists) and 12 penalty minutes in 31 playoff games.

Lowry, who was born in St. Louis and raised in Calgary, was selected by Winnipeg in the third round (67th overall) in the 2011 NHL draft.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published April 16, 2021.