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Former Winnipeg Jets coach resurfaces with Seattle Kraken

Lowry spent most of last season as the interim head coach for the Jets. He took over on Dec. 17 and went 26-22-6 while in charge.

Dave Lowry becomes the latest arm of newest NHL team's coaching staff

The Seattle Kraken hired former Winnipeg Jets interim coach Dave Lowry as an assistant coach. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images/File)

The Seattle Kraken have added former Winnipeg Jets interim coach Dave Lowry to the coaching staff for the upcoming season, the team announced Monday. 

Lowry spent most of last season as the interim head coach for the Jets. He took over on Dec. 17 and went 26-22-6 while in charge.

Lowry had joined Winnipeg as an assistant coach before the start of the 2020 season.

He also worked as an assistant with Los Angeles and Calgary, along with stints as a head coach with three different teams in the Western Hockey League.

Lowry spent 19 seasons as a player in the NHL with Vancouver, Calgary, St. Louis, Florida and San Jose.

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