Team Logo. The Columbus Owls were a team in the International Hockey League. Their owner later purchased the Pittsburgh Penguins. In 1977 they moved and became the Dayton Owls. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Columbus_Owls?oldid=17653" Categories: International Hockey League teams Teams in Ohio Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.