08/15/2018 9:50 AM -
Glens Falls, NY – The Adirondack Thunder, proud ECHL affiliate of the New Jersey Devils, announced today that it has signed forward Nikolas Olsson to a contract for the 2018-2019 season. 
Olsson, 24, comes to the Thunder after skating four seasons in his collegiate career at Boston University. The 6-foot tall forward recorded 24 points (9-15-24) in his 92-game college career, shortened slightly by a recurring shoulder injury. Olsson was an Assistant Captain his final two seasons with the Terriers, while being named to the Hockey East All-Academic Team after the 2016-2017 season. 
Prior to playing in Boston, the Escondido, CA native skated two seasons for the Sioux City Musketeers of the USHL, registering 23 points (13-10-23) in 75 games. Olsson also has experience at the national level, playing one season each for the U.S. National U17 and U18 teams. He earned a silver medal with the U17 squad at the World Challenge during the 2010-2011 season. 
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The Adirondack Thunder are the proud members of the ECHL and will begin their 2017-18 season on October 14, 2017 at Cool Insuring Arena. The Thunder enter their third season of ECHL play, following two consecutive playoff berths, including reaching second round of the Kelly Cup Playoffs in 2016, the first time since 1994 that an Adirondack team won a playoff series. 

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