The Winnipeg Jets Hockey Club, in conjunction with its AHL affiliate, the Manitoba Moose, announced that forward JC Lipon will join the Jets on an emergency recall from the Moose.
Lipon, 22, is being recalled for the second time this season after playing in two games with Winnipeg after joining the team on Jan. 17. Lipon has played 45 games for the Manitoba Moose this season, recording 30 points (13G, 17A) and 87 penalty minutes. This is Lipon’s third professional season after spending the last two years in St. John’s with the IceCaps. He has 97 points (27G, 70A) in 192 career AHL games. He was drafted by the Jets in the third round, 91st over-all at the 2013 NHL Draft.
Born: July 10, 1993 -- Regina, SK
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