The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club, in conjunction with its AHL affiliate, the Manitoba Moose, announced today they have re-assigned forward JC Lipon to the Moose.
Lipon, 22, played two games with the Jets after being recalled Jan. 17. He has played 30 games for the Manitoba Moose this season, recording 17 points (8G, 9A) and 45 penalty minutes. This is Lipon’s third professional season after spending the last two years in St. John’s with the IceCaps. He has 84 points (22G, 62A) in 177 career AHL games. He was drafted by the Jets in the third round, 91st overall at the 2013 NHL Draft.
Winnipeg Jets’ forward Drew Stafford has been activated from the injured reserve list. Stafford has been on injured reserve since Jan. 14 with an upper-body injury, missing three games. On the season, he has 24 points (14G, 10A) in 44 games.