SABRES SIGN VICTOR OLOFSSON

BUFFALO, N.Y. (April 24, 2018) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed forward Victor Olofsson to a two-year, entry-level contract.

Olofsson (5’11”, 173 lbs., 7/18/1995) recently completed his second season with Frölunda HC of the Swedish Hockey League, where he posted a career-best 43 points, including a league-high 27 goals in 50 regular-season games.

Selected by the Sabres in the seventh round (181st overall) of the 2014 NHL Draft, Olofsson has totaled 117 points (60+57) through parts of five SHL seasons with Frölunda and MODO Hockey. During his three full seasons in the league (2015-16 to 2017-18), the Örnsköldsvik, Sweden native has recorded 99 points (50+49) in 150 regular-season games.

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