KYLE OLSON
North American Skater - Tri-City, WHL
Final Rank:56Midterm Rank:58
Position:Right WingShoots:Right
Height:5' 11"Weight:170
Born:March 22, 1999Hometown:Calgary, Alta.
Born in:Calgary, AB, CAN
Drafted: 2017: ANA (4th Round / 122nd Overall) 

• Olson registered 20-37—57, including three game-winning goals, in 72 games with the Tri-City Americans during the 2016-17 season.

• In his WHL rookie season of 2015-16, Olson recorded 3-7—10 in 19 games.

• A Calgary native, Shaw played Midget AAA with the Calgary Buffaloes in 2014-15 (16-20—36 in 32 GP) and was named Most Valuable Player of the Alberta Major Bantam Hockey League while skating with the Calgary Bisons in 2013-14 (39-41—80 in 33 GP).

• Internationally, Olson represented Canada at the 2017 Under-18 World Championship (2-1—3 in 5 GP) and earned a silver medal with Team Alberta at the 2015 Canada Winter Games (2-6—8 in 6 GP).

• Compares his style of play to Canadiens forward Brendan Gallagher.

• Lists former Red Wings captain Steve Yzerman as his childhood hockey idol.


GETTING TO KNOW KYLE:

If I could "Carpool Karaoke" with any celebrity it would be: Selena Gomez

TV show I recently binge-watched:
Prison Break

The celebrity that always makes me laugh:
Will Ferrell

The app I spend too much time on:
Snapchat

At an all-you-can-eat buffet I go straight for the: Meat

The coolest person I've ever met: My Grandpa

Athlete I admire most: Sidney Crosby

One thing people don't usually know about me: I have a cabin in Sylvan Lake

If I could be any superhero I would be: Superman

I am inspired by: My Parents

I am afraid of: Sharks

I dream of: Playing in the NHL and winning the Stanley Cup


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STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019TRI-CITYWHL62214970112
2017-2018TRI-CITYWHL364141835
2016-2017TRI-CITYWHL7220375752
2016-2017CAN (2017 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR521318
2015-2016TRI-CITYWHL19371020
2014-2015OKOTOKSAJHL31232