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Wild D Oloffson turned pro with designs on NHL job

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- A whirlwind year left Gustav Olofsson with a big decision in March. For the 19 year-old, everything was falling into place. Olofsson had finished a successful run in the World Junior Championships for his native Sweden and capped his freshman season at Colorado College, all part of a big year for the defenseman which started when the Minnesota Wild made him a second...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Wild prospect profile: Gustav Olofsson (video)

What the Minnesota Wild’s Iowa farm currently lacks in elite talent it makes up for with depth at every position. With the emergence of Charlie Coyle, Mikael Granlund and Erik Haula for the big club, Iowa has been restocked with prospects in order to continue feeding the pipeline to the NHL. One of those prospects is Gustav Olofsson. Born in Boras, Sweden, Olofsson was a 2nd...
June 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wild sign second-round D Gustav Olofsson

Another young prospect for the Minnesota Wild is turning pro. Minnesota signed defenseman Gustav Olofsson, a 2013 second-round pick by the team, to a three-year, entry-level contract on Monday. Olofsson will report to the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League this week on an amateur tryout basis and his contract will begin with the 2014-15 season. Olofsson, 19, just finished his...
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March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Eric Classen's Photo goes Viral on the Internet

Hi @drakecaggiula.— Eric Classen (@eric_classen) March 1, 2014If you're one of the five people that hasn't seen the picture yet. Here's the photo that Eric Classen of UND's "Through These Doors" took last night during the UND and SCSU game. The picture in question has gone viral on the Internet. Related articlesUND Hockey: Conference Title up for Grabs...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

UND Hockey: This week's Inside the NCHC (Video)

The NCHC does a good job promoting their member schools. This is a really nice video. Enjoy.Related articlesNCHC Hockey: Colorado College Defenseman Gustav Olofsson not Bolting for the WHL ( Hockey: No Second Thoughts or Regrets ( Hockey: Current NCHC Television Deal is Unacceptable (
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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