Attack’s Barlow signs with Jets
WINNIPEG, September 21, 2023 – The Winnipeg Jets announced today they have agreed to terms with their 2023 first-round pick (18th overall) Colby Barlow on a three-year, entry-level contract with an AAV of $1,200,000.
Barlow, 18, tallied 79 points (46G, 33A) in 59 games with the OHL’s Owen Sound Attack last season and added three goals in four playoff games. He was selected to the OHL’s First All-Star Team and was awarded the OHL and CHL’s Scholastic Player of the Year. Internationally, Barlow helped Canada win gold at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup and bronze at the U18 World Championship. In two seasons with Owen Sound, Barlow has 126 points (76G, 50A) in 118 games. He was selected to the OHL First All-Rookie Team in 2021-22.
Barlow made his Jets debut at the 2023 Young Stars Classic in Penticton, B.C. He scored and added four PIMs in three games for Winnipeg.
We just signed Colby Barlow, that's real hot 🔥 pic.twitter.com/gtxnHcB0RY
— Winnipeg Jets (@NHLJets) September 21, 2023