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Keegan Lowe

#4 Keegan Lowe

Position Defense
Height 6'2"
Weight 189
Shoots Left
Born March 29, 1993
Birthplace Greenwich, CT
Hometown Edmonton, Alberta
Drafted CAR 2011 (3rd, 73rd)

Career Statistics

        Regular Season   Playoffs
Season Team League   GP G A PTS PIM   GP G A PTS PIM
2009-10 Edmonton WHL   69 2 12 14 60   - - - - -
2010-11 Edmonton WHL   71 2 22 24 123   4 1 0 1 4
2011-12 Edmonton WHL   72 3 20 23 139   20 3 4 7 44
2012-13 Edmonton WHL   64 15 16 31 148   22 1 7 8 28
2013-14 Charlotte AHL   63 2 10 12 86   - - - - -
   
AHL TOTALS   63 2 10 12 86   - - - - -
NHL TOTALS   - - - - -   - - - - -
PRO TOTALS   63 2 10 12 86   - - - - -

Biography

Keegan Lowe
Signed a three-year, entry-level contract with Carolina on 3/14/13.

Personal

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 President of Hockey Operations for the Oilers… Keegan's mother, Karen Percy, was a two-time bronze-medalist in Alpine skiing for Canada at the 1988 Winter Olympics in Calgary… Was an Edmonton Oilers fan growing up and says his favorite player was Ryan Smyth... Favorite place to be away from the rink is at the lake and says his biggest talent outside of hockey is water skiing ... Involved with the Waterkeeper Alliance ... Formerly a competitive alpine skiier ... His favorites include sushi, country singer Blake Shelton, the movie Training Day and the TV show Friends.

2013-14

Spent the entirety of his first professional season with the Checkers … Ranked fourth on the team with 86 penalty minutes, the highest-ever total for a Checkers rookie … Made his professional debut in Charlotte's first game of the season at OKC (10/4) … Picked up a game-high nine penalty minutes, including his first professional fight, in his second professional game at OKC (10/5) … Recorded his first professional point, an assist on Chris Terry's goal, and fired three shots in a 3-1 loss vs. IA (10/19) … Earned his first power-play point with an assist on Brody Sutter's late goal in a 5-0 win at CHI (10/27) … Notched his first and only multi-point game of the season with a pair of assists and was plus-2 at RFD (10/31) … Finished the month of October with four points, a plus-2 rating and 13 penalty minutes in nine games … Dropped the gloves with Sam Carrick at TOR (11/19) … Scored his first professional goal vs. RFD (11/24) … Assisted on a late power-play goal by A.J. Jenks and fired a career-high four shots on goal vs. RFD (12/7) … Scored to tie the game with 1:10 remaining in an eventual 3-2 win vs. SA (12/12) … Posted a career-best, plus-3 rating in a 3-2 win at MIL (12/27) … Had an assist and nine penalty minutes at OKC (1/10) … Was a healthy extra for the first time this season on 1/18, ending his run of 37 consecutive games played to start the season … Fought Shane O'Brien at ABB (2/15) … Assisted on Brett Sutter's goal that opened the scoring at SA (3/9) … Assisted on Brett Sutter's game-tying goal in the third period at NOR (3/19) … Fought twice in the Checkers' 2-1 win at IA (3/25) … Picked up a career-high 17 penalty minutes, most of which came as the result of participating in a secondary altercation, at IA (3/26) to give him 27 total penalty minutes in two days … Had the primary assist on Nicolas Blanchard's goal at SA (4/4) … Missed one game due to illness (3/2) … Sat out 12 games as a healthy extra (1/18, 1/24-2/4, 2/9, 2/18, 2/21, 2/26, 3/4, 3/29, 3/30 … Multi-assist/point games: 1 (10/31: 2a).

Junior

Totaled 92 points (22g, 70a) and 470 penalty minutes in 276 career games with Edmonton in the Western Hockey League (WHL) over four seasons … Recorded career highs in goals (15), points (31) and penalty minutes (148) in 2012-13 ... Had a plus-17 rating, helping the Oil Kings win 50 games and capture the regular season conference title ... Scored eight points (1g, 7a) and added 28 penalty minutes in 22 playoff games as Edmonton made it to the WHL final before falling to Portland in 2013 ... Led the team in penalty minutes (139) and was fifth among team defensemen in points (23) in 2011-12 ... Played in all 20 of the Oil Kings' WHL playoff games, totaling seven points (3g, 4a) and 44 penalty minutes… Edmonton finished the regular season on an 11-game winning streak and carried the streak through its first 14 playoff games, ultimately topping Portland in seven games to win the WHL championship in 2012... Was third among Oil Kings defensemen in scoring with 24 points (2g, 22a) in 71 games during his second WHL season in 2010-11, including a career-high 22 assists … Led all Oil Kings skaters and was ninth among WHL defensemen in plus/minus (+33) in 2010-11 ... Participated in the 2010 NHL Research, Development and Orientation Camp in Toronto… Represented the United States at the 2010 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, appearing in five games… Totaled 14 points (2g, 12a) in 69 games during his rookie season with the Oil Kings… Played two seasons of prep hockey at Shattuck-St. Mary's prior to beginning his major junior career with Edmonton (WHL).