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Victor Olofsson

Born:July 18, 1995Draft:2014 Sabres, 181st Overall
Hometown:Örnsköldsvik, SWEPosition:LW/RW
Known For:Nickname “Goalofsson”Shoots:Left
National Team:Sweden

Victor Olofsson (born July 18, 1995) is a Swedish professional ice hockey forward currently playing left wing for the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League (NHL). Nicknamed “Goalofsson”, Olofsson was selected by the Sabres in the 7th round, 181st overall, at the 2014 National Hockey League (NHL) Entry Draft. He is the younger brother of Jesper Olofsson, also a professional ice hockey player.

Victor Olofsson Buffalo Sabres
Victor Olofsson with the Buffalo Sabres (Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers)

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Achievements

  • U16 SM Silver Medal — 2010-11
  • J18 SM Silver Medal — 2012-13
  • J20 SM Silver Medal — 2012-13
  • J20 SuperElit (North) Most Goals (20) — 2013-14
  • Champions Hockey League Champion — 2016-17
  • Champions Hockey League Most PP Goals (4) — 2017-18
  • SHL Most Goals (27) — 2017-18
  • SHL Most PP Goals (14) — 2017-18
  • NHL All-Rookie Team — 2019-20
  • NHL Rookie of the Month (December) — 2019-20
  • NHL Rookie of the Month (October) — 2019-20

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