Lightning re-sign Steve Downie

Updated: August 25, 2010, 6:57 PM ET
Associated Press

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

The team announced the deal Wednesday.

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

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


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