Wild Sign Olofsson to Entry-Level Deal

By KBJR News 1

Wild Sign Olofsson to Entry-Level Deal

March 24, 2014 Updated Mar 24, 2014 at 9:42 PM CDT

St. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- The Minnesota Wild has signed defenseman Gustav Olofsson to a three-year entry level contract with Olofsson expected to report to the Iowa Wild in the American Hockey League (AHL) later this week on an amateur tryout.

The Boras, Sweden native played one season at Colorado Colorado and tallied four goals and four assists in 30 games. He was also named to the NCHC Academic All-Conference Team.

Olofsson was a part of Team Sweden that won a silver medal at the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championships in Malmo, Sweden.

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