Avalanche sign 2021 first-round draft pick Oskar Olausson to entry-level contract

The Avalanche have signed their 2021 first-round draft pick. Oskar Olausson, who was selected 28th overall two weeks ago, signed his three-year entry-level deal Friday. Olausson is just the third player in the 2021 draft to sign a professional contract joining Danila Klimovich (Vancouver, 41st overall) and Zachary L’Heureux (Nashville, 27th overall). Listen to “Depth […]

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Hockey Mountain High Podcast: NHL Offseason Insanity

Listen to “NHL Offseason Insanity” on Spreaker. The expansion draft began a wave of NHL offseason insanity. Aarif and JJ break down the loss of Joonas Donskoi to the Seattle Kraken and how it could affect the Avalanche’s depth chart moving forward. The guys also chat about Seattle’s picks before looking at Wednesday’s opening day […]

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Avalanche use 28th pick in 2021 NHL Draft to select Oskar Olausson

The Avalanche selected winger Oskar Olausson with the 28th overall in the first round of the 2021 NHL Entry Draft on Friday. The Swedish forward, who shoots left but plays on the right-wing, plays for HV71 in the Swedish Hockey League. Olausson appeared in 16 games for HV71’s under-20 team, scoring 14 goals and recording […]

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