Keegan Lowe (D)
Father, Kevin, played 19 NHL seasons as a defenseman with the Edmonton Oilers and New York Rangers, and was a six-time Stanley Cup champion and seven-time NHL All-Star ... Kevin currently serves as the President of Hockey Operations for the Oilers ... Mother, Karen Percy, was a two-time bronze medalist in Alpine skiing for Canada in the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary ... Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 3/14/13.
Juniors: Totaled 92 points (22g, 70a) and 470 penalty minutes in 276 career games with Edmonton (WHL) over four seasons ... Recorded career highs in goals (15), points (31) and penalty minutes (148) in 2012-13 ... Totaled career highs in games played (22), assists (7) and points (8) in 2012-13 WHL playoffs ... Participated in the 2010 NHL Research, Development and Orientation Camp held in Toronto ... Represented the United States at the 2010 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, appearing in five games ... Played in all 20 of Edmonton’s WHL playoff games, totaling seven points (3g, 4a) and 44 penalty minutes ... Was third among Edmonton defensemen in scoring with 24 points (2g, 22a) in 71 games during his second WHL season in 2010-11 ... Was ninth among all WHL defensemen in plus/minus (+33) in 2010-11 ... Totaled 14 points (2g, 12a) in 69 games during his rookie season with Edmonton.