NHL PLAYER, Adam Lowry
Born Mar 29, 1993 -- St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Selected by Winnipeg Jets round 3 #67 overall 2011 NHL Entry Draft
Adam Lowry is an American-born Canadian professional ice hockey forward who is currently playing with the Winnipeg Jets in the National Hockey League.
Lowry was born on March 29, 1993, in St. Louis, Missouri, where his father, Dave, was a member of the St. Louis Blues. In 2008, Lowry was drafted in the fourth round, 78th overall by the Swift Current Broncos at the 2008 WHL Bantam Draft. Despite being drafted, Lowry played one more season of minor hockey with the Calgary Rangers of the Alberta Midget Hockey League.On August 27, 2009, Lowry signed a WHL contract with his draft team, the Swift Current Broncos. In his rookie season with the Broncos, Lowry scored 15 goals and 34 points in 61 games played as a 16-year-old. Lowry won the Daryl K. (Doc) Seaman Trophy as scholastic player of the year.
On June 25, 2011, Lowry was drafted in the third round, 67th overall by the Winnipeg Jets.
On April 4, 2013, Lowry was signed to an amateur tryout contract with the St. John's IceCaps. Lowry ended up playing the 2013–14 AHL season with the IceCaps. Lowry was promoted to the Winnipeg Jets for the 2014-15 NHL season. In December 2015 he was briefly sent down to the Manitoba Moose, but was recalled later that month.
Lowry signs new five-year, contract extension April 21, 2021
Adam Lowry and the Winnipeg Jets came to terms on a 5-year contract extension worth $16.25 million on Friday. Drafted by the Jets in 2011, The St. Louis, Missouri-native is currently in his 7th season with the club, a campaign that his seen him register 8 goals and 12 assists (20 points) in 44 games played.
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