Ex-Bulldog Olsen to Play in Rookie Tournament

By KBJR News 1

August 29, 2013 Updated Aug 29, 2013 at 1:26 AM CDT

Chicago, IL (NNCNOW.com) --- Former University of Minnesota-Duluth (UMD) defenseman Dylan Olsen is one of 22 players selected to represent the Chicago Blackhawks in next month's 2013 Rookie Tournament in London, Ontario, the team announced on Thursday.

Olsen spent just one and a half seasons with the Bulldogs, totaling two goals and 22 assists in 53 games during his collegiate career.

A first-round pick of Chicago in the 2009 NHL Entry Draft, Olsen then signed a professional deal and made his NHL debut on Jan. 5, 2012.

The 2013 Rookie Tournament will run Sept. 5-8 and will include teams from Chicago, Ottawa, Pittsburgh, and Toronto.

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