Winnipeg Jets sign Andrew Copp to 1-year extension worth $3.64M

Jets sign Copp.

Andrew Copp
Apr 30, 2021; Montreal, Quebec, CAN; Winnipeg Jets forward Andrew Copp (9) shoots the puck towards the net during the first period of the game against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre. Mandatory Credit: Eric Bolte-USA TODAY Sports

The Winnipeg Jets avoided arbitration with Andrew Copp and signed the forward to a one-year, $3.64 million extension on Thursday.

Copp, 27, set career highs with 15 goals and 24 assists in 55 games with the Jets last season, finishing fifth on the team with 39 points. He added two assists in eight playoff games.

Drafted in the fourth round by Winnipeg in 2013, Copp has 149 points (61 goals, 88 assists) in 411 games since making his NHL debut with the Jets in 2015.

The Michigan native has 12 points (three goals, nine assists) in 34 career Stanley Cup playoff games.

–Field Level Media