Tampa Bay Lightning re-sign RW Steve Downie; add free agent D Randy Jones

TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed 20-goal scorer Steve Downie to a two-year contract.

The NHL team announced the deal Wednesday.

Downie appeared in 79 games last season, finishing with 22 goals and 46 points. The 23-year-old right wing set career highs for games played, goals, assists, points and penalty minutes.

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The Lightning also announced the signing of free agent defenceman Randy Jones. He played in 48 games for the Los Angeles Kings last season.