Sondre Olden

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Sondre Olden
Born (1992-08-29) August 29, 1992 (age 24)
Oslo, Norway
Height 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight 185 lb (84 kg; 13 st 3 lb)
Position Right wing
Shoots Left
team
Former teams
Free Agent
Modo Hockey
Vålerenga
Brynäs IF
Leksands IF
National team  Norway
NHL Draft 79th overall, 2010
Toronto Maple Leafs
Playing career 2010–present

Sondre Olden (born August 29, 1992) is a Norwegian professional ice hockey player who is currently an unrestricted free agent. He most recently played for Leksands IF in the Swedish Hockey League (SHL). He was selected by Toronto Maple Leafs in the 3rd round (79th overall) of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft.

In July 2011, Olden signed with the major junior team Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League.[1]After the 2011–12 season, Olden was called up to the Toronto Marlies, where he received a try-out with the club. After failing to earn a contract, Olden returned to Norway and signed with Vålerenga of the GET-ligaen. Olden played parts of three seasons with Vålerenga including his last season with the club on loan from Swedish club, Brynäs IF.[2]

Awards and honours[edit]

Medal record
Representing  Norway
Ice hockey
World Junior Ice Hockey Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Denmark Division I Group B
Gold medal – first place 2010 Poland Division I Group B
Bronze medal – third place 2012 Germany Division I Group A
IIHF World U18 Championships
Gold medal – first place 2010 Denmark Division I Group B
  • Sondre was selected to the 2011 Team Norway World Junior U20 team roster for the Buffalo, NY IIHF tournament.
  • Sondre was named for the best player in the World Junior U20 Championship Division 1A 2012 in Germany.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Leaf draft picks team up in Erie - thestar.com
  2. ^ "Olden back to VIF". icing.no. 2015-01-16. Retrieved 2015-01-16. 

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