SAN JOSE - San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the team has signed unrestricted free agent forward Barclay Goodrow (@bgoodrow23) to an entry-level contract.
Goodrow, 21, has recorded 58 points (30-28=58), 60 penalty minutes and a plus-9 rating in 57 games this season for the North Bay Battalion of the Ontario Hockey League (OHL). The North Bay captain currently leads the team in goals, assists and points in his fifth season with the Battalion.
The six-foot-two, 214-pound forward is the franchise leader in games played, having registered 220 points (124-96=220) in 307 career games with the Brampton/North Bay franchise. He needs just six goals in his team's final six regular season games to tie Wojtek Wolski for the franchise lead in goals (130).
In 28 career OHL playoff games, the Aurora, Ontario, native has produced 11 points (4-7=11).