The Winnipeg Jets have signed J.C. Lipon to a three-year entry level contract. J.C. Lipon is a third round pick in 2013 NHL Draft. With this three year deal, J.C. Lipon will earn $700,000 at the NHL level.
In the last season he played with Kamloops Blazers of the Western Hockey League and had 89 points (36g-53a) in 61 games.
In Western Hockey League Playoff games, he appeared in 15 games and recorded 23 points and ranked at fifth after the season. He also contributed at the 2013 IIHF World Junior Championship for Canada.
The 20 year-old, Lipon is much excited about the contract and shared via his twitter wall.
— JC Lipon (@Jgator34) August 29, 2013