SABRES SIGN OLOFSSON TO 2-YEAR CONTRACT

The Sabres have signed forward Victor Olofsson to a two-year contract with an AAV of $3.05 million.


Highlights:

  • Earned a spot on the 2020 NHL All-Rookie Team after tying for second among NHL rookies with 20 goals in 54 games in his first full NHL season.
  • Became the 16th Sabres rookie ever to record 20 goals in a season, doing so in 54 games played. His .37 goals per game marked the seventh-best rate ever recorded by a Sabres rookie with at least 40 games played.
  • His 11 power-play goals in 2019-20 tied for 11th-most in the NHL. He became the first player in NHL history to score his first seven career goals (including two in 2018-19) on the power play.

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