The Buffalo Sabres announced Sunday the team signed forward Justin Bailey to a three-year, entry-level contract.
Bailey (age 19, 6'3", 190 lbs.) is playing in his third season with the Kitchener Rangers (OHL) and currently leads the team in scoring with 18 points (9 goals, 9 assists) through 13 games played. In 124 career OHL games, Bailey has recorded 97 points (51/46) and 68 penalty minutes.
The Buffalo native was selected by the Sabres in the second round (52nd overall) of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft. Prior to playing in the OHL, Bailey played in the USHL and the Buffalo Regals organization.