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Gustav Olofsson | Defenseman | #23

Team: Minnesota Wild
Age / DOB:  (23) / 12/1/1994
Ht / Wt:  6'3' / 196
Drafted: 2013 / Rd. 2 (46) / MIN
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Gustav Olofsson has been ruled out of tonight's game against the San Jose Sharks.
It will mark the fifth straight game Olofsson misses due to a concussion. Apr 7 - 2:48 PM

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Gustav Olofsson (upper body) is doubtful to play Monday.

Olofsson has been in concussion protocol since he was injured on a hit this past Thursday versus Dallas.
Apr 1 - 5:30 PM

Gustav Olofsson suffered an upper-body injury in Thursday's game against Dallas.

The injury will keep him out of Saturday's rematch in Dallas. He's considered day-to-day at this point, but head coach Bruce Boudreau admitted that he doesn't know when Olofsson will be back in the lineup. The 23-year-old has no goals, eight assists and 14 penalty minutes in 41 games this season.
Mar 31 - 10:32 AM

Gustav Olofsson will be a healthy scratch in Monday's game against the Los Angeles Kings.

It's the third time in four games that he'll watch from the press box. Olofsson has no goals, eight assists and a plus-1 rating in 40 games this season. Zack Mitchell will also serve as a healthy scratch on Monday night.
Source: NHL.com
Mar 19 - 7:57 PM

The Minnesota Wild have decided to sit Gustav Olofsson tonight.

Olofsson will be making way for Nick Seeler. Luke Kunin (knee) will also be out.
Mar 13 - 7:42 PM

Gustav Olofsson will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against the St. Louis Blues.

Olofsson has no goals and six assists in 35 games this season. This is the fourth consecutive game he'll watch from the press box. The 23-year-old won't have any fantasy value down the stretch, so he can be ignored in all fantasy formats.
Feb 27 - 7:48 PM

Gustav Olofsson will be a healthy scratch in Wednesday's game against the Chicago Blackhawks.

This will be the second game in a row that Olofsson watches from the press box. He has no goals, two assists and a minus-4 rating in 22 games this season. He won't carry any fantasy value going forward.
Jan 10 - 7:43 PM

The Minnesota Wild will sit Gustav Olofsson in the press box tonight.

Olofsson has two points in 22 games and has spent many games as a scratch so far this season. Mike Reilly will draw into the lineup in his place. Nino Niederreiter will miss the game due to a lower-body injury.
Jan 9 - 7:49 PM

Gustav Olofsson will be a healthy scratch on Friday when the Minnesota Wild take on the Nashville Predators.

This will be the ninth straight game for which Olofsson has been scratched. He has one assist in 18 games this season. He will be joined in the press box by the sidelined Nino Niederreiter.
Source: NHL.com
Fri, Dec 29, 2017 07:58:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild will scratch defenseman Gustav Oloffson on Wednesday night as they take on the Dallas Stars.

Olofsson has just one assist in 18 games with the Wild this season. He has not played since December 12th, a span of seven games.
Source: NHL.com
Wed, Dec 27, 2017 08:20:00 PM

Gustav Olofsson will be a healthy scratch in Saturday's game against the Tampa Bay Lightning.

He has just one assist and a minus-4 rating in 18 games this season. This will be the sixth straight game that he watches from the press box.
Sat, Dec 23, 2017 06:43:00 PM

Gustav Olofsson will be a healthy scratch in Friday's game against the Florida Panthers.

Olofsson has one assist and a minus-4 rating in 18 games this season. Zack Mitchell is also expected to watch the game from the press box. Neither of these two players will have any fantasy value going forward.
Source: NHL.com
Fri, Dec 22, 2017 07:13:00 PM

Gustav Olofsson will be a healthy scratch in Tuesday's game against Ottawa.

This will be his fourth straight game in the press box. He has no goals, one assist and a minus-4 rating in 18 games this season. Zack Mitchell will also be scratched in this one.
Source: NHL.com
Tue, Dec 19, 2017 06:59:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have announced that Gustav Olofsson will be scratched tonight vs. the Blues.

Olofsson has one point in 16 games so far this season. Zach Parise (back) and Jared Spurgeon (groin) will also miss the game.
Sat, Dec 2, 2017 05:48:00 PM

The Minnesota Wild have decided to scratch Gustav Olofsson tonight for their matchup with the Washington Capitals.

Olofsson has zero points in 11 games this season. We wouldn't expect him to have any fantasy value going forward.
Sat, Nov 18, 2017 07:08:00 PM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Eric Staal
2Mikko Koivu
3Joel Eriksson Ek
4Matt Cullen
5Kyle Rau
LW1Jason Zucker
2Zach Parise
3Jordan Greenway
4Marcus Foligno
5Tyler Ennis
RW1Mikael Granlund
2Nino Niederreiter
3Charlie Coyle
4Daniel Winnik
5Zack Mitchell
6Luke Kunin
7Kurtis Gabriel
8Justin Kloos
D1Ryan Suter
2Jared Spurgeon
3Matt Dumba
4Jonas Brodin
5Nick Seeler
6Nate Prosser
7Ryan Murphy
8Louis Belpedio
9Gustav Olofsson
10Carson Soucy
G1Devan Dubnyk
2Alex Stalock
3Niklas Svedberg