Jacob Olofsson

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Jacob Olofsson
Born (2000-02-08) 8 February 2000 (age 19)
Piteå, Sweden
Height 6 ft 2 in (188 cm)
Weight 192 lb (87 kg; 13 st 10 lb)
Position Centre
Shoots Left
SHL team Timrå IK
NHL Draft 56th overall, 2018
Montreal Canadiens
Playing career 2016–present

Jacob Olofsson (born 8 February 2000) is a Swedish ice hockey centre currently playing for Timrå IK of the Swedish Hockey League (SHL).[1] He was awarded the Guldgallret, which recognizes the best junior player in the HockeyAllsvenskan, during the 2017–18 season after helping Timrå get promoted to the SHL.[2] Olofsson was selected by the Montreal Canadiens with the 56th overall pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft.

Career statistics[edit]

Regular season and playoffs[edit]

Regular season Playoffs
Season Team League GP G A Pts PIM GP G A Pts PIM
2015–16 Timrå IK J20 6 1 5 6 0
2016–17 Timrå IK J20 29 4 12 16 10 4 0 0 0 0
2016–17 Timrå IK Allsv 14 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0
2017–18 Timrå IK Allsv 43 10 11 21 10 10 3 1 4 6
Allsv totals 57 10 11 21 10 14 3 1 4 6
Medal record
Representing  Sweden
Ice hockey
IIHF World U18 Championship
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Russia

International[edit]

Year Team Event Result GP G A Pts PIM
2016 Sweden U17 1st, gold medalist(s) 6 1 1 2 0
2017 Sweden U18 4th 7 3 0 3 0
2017 Sweden IH18 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 5 2 2 4 4
2018 Sweden U18 3rd, bronze medalist(s) 7 0 3 3 4
2019 Sweden WJC 5th 5 0 0 0 0
Junior totals 30 6 6 12 8

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jacob Olofsson at eliteprospects.com".
  2. ^ Baker, Kris (June 5, 2018). "Baker's Top 31: #21 Jacob Olofsson". NHL.com. Retrieved September 16, 2018.

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