JACOB OLOFSSON
European Skater - TIMRA, SWEDEN
Final Rank:9Midterm Rank:5
Position:CenterShoots:Left
Height:6' 2"Weight:189
Born:February 8, 2000Hometown:Sundsvall, Sweden
Born in:Pitea, SWE
Drafted: 2018: MTL (2nd Round / 56th Overall) 

• Olofsson was named the best junior-aged player in Sweden’s second division after leading all rookies in goals (10) and points (21) to help Timra earn a promotion to the Swedish Hockey League for the first time since 2012-13.

• Notable NHL players to be named the league’s best junior player prior to Olofsson include Predators forward Filip Forsberg (2013) and Golden Knights forward William Karlsson (2012).

• Internationally, Olofsson captured a gold medal with Team Sweden at the 2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge (1-1—2 in 6 GP) and bronze medals at the 2018 Ivan Hlinka Memorial (2-2—4 in 5 GP) and 2018 Under-18 World Championship (0-3—3 in 7 GP).

• Models his style of play after Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews.

STATISTICS

SEASONTEAMLEAGUEGPGAPPIM
2018-2019SWEDEN (2018 WORLD JUNIOR SUMMER SHOWCASE)NACAMP51122
2017-2018TIMRASWEDEN4310112110
2017-2018SWE (2018 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR70334
2017-2018SWE U18 (Ivan Hlinka Memorial 2017)ITLTOUR52244
2017-2018SWE U18 (5-Nations tournament in Plymouth 2018)ITLTOUR40222
2017-2018SWE U20 (4 Nations Tournament in Balashikha 2017)ITLTOUR31010
2016-2017TIMRA JR.SWEDEN-JR.294121610
2016-2017TIMRASWEDEN140000
2016-2017SWE (2017 IIHF U18 World Championship)ITLTOUR73030
2016-2017SWEDEN (2016 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge)NATOUR61120
2016-2017SWE U18 (5-Nations tournament in Sundsvall 2017)ITLTOUR41120
2016-2017TIMRA U18SWE-JR. U1834044
2015-2016TIMRA U18SWE-JR. U183413243718
2015-2016TIMRA JR.SWEDEN-JR.61560