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Winnipeg Jets sign forward Trevor Lewis to 1-year, $750,000 contract

The Winnipeg Jets have signed forward Trevor Lewis to a one-year, US$750,000 contract.

Veteran from Salt Lake City, Utah, won a pair of Stanley Cups with Los Angeles Kings

Los Angeles Kings' Trevor Lewis, left, works against Colorado Avalanche's Tyson Jost during the third period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March 9, 2020, in Los Angeles. The two-time Stanley Cup winner was signed after taking part in a professional tryout with the Winnipeg Jets. (Marcio Jose Sanchez/The Associated Press)

The Winnipeg Jets have signed forward Trevor Lewis to a one-year, US$750,000 contract.

Lewis, 34, played 56 games for the Los Angeles Kings in 2019-20 and had 12 points (six goals, six assists) and 16 penalty minutes.

He had been with the Jets in training camp on a professional tryout.

Originally from Salt Lake City, Utah, Lewis has played 674 games over 12 seasons with the Kings while recording 163 points (70 goals, 93 assists) and 171 penalty minutes.

Lewis won a pair of Stanley Cups with Los Angeles (2012, 2014) and has posted 23 points (11 goals, 12 assists) in 79 playoff games.

Lewis was originally selected by the Kings in the first round (17th overall) in the 2006 NHL draft.

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