Gustav Olofsson



  • DOB: 12/1/1994
  • Ht: 6-3
  • Wt: 200
  • Shoots: L
  • Hometown: Boras, Sweden
  • Drafted: Selected by Minnesota Wild in the second round (#46 overall) 2013 NHL Entry Draft.

Career Notes: Enters his third pro season in 2016-17 having signed a three-year entry-level contract with Minnesota on March 24, 2014, beginning in 2014-15…2015-16: Had his first full pro season cut short with a season-ending injury on Feb. 27, 2016 at Grand Rapids. Became the second player in Iowa history to be selected to the Western Conference All-Star team. Was part of the Central Division’s 3-on-3 tourney victory at the AHL All-Star Classic. Recalled to Minnesota on Nov.19, 2015, and made his NHL debut at Boston without registering a point. Set up two goals for the first multi-point game of his career on Dec. 15, 2015, a 4-3 OTW for Iowa at Charlotte. Scored the game-winning goal in a 2-1 OT win at home over San Jose on Jan.16, 2016. 2014-15: Played the first game of the season for Iowa at Texas and suffered a season ending injury, causing him to miss 75 games… 2013-14: Played in eight games for Iowa after finishing his collegiate season at Colorado College.  Scored in his pro debut at Grand Rapids on April 2, 2014. Posted eight points in 30 WCHA games. 2012-13: Was named to the USHL’s All-Rookie team in his first season with Green Bay and played in the USHL/NHL Top Prospects Game.

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