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The Montreal Canadiens have signed defenceman Gustav Olofsson to a one-year, two-way contract, the club announced on Friday.
Olofsson will earn $700,000 at the NHL level and $235,000 in the American Hockey League.
The 24-year-old last spent time in the NHL with the Minnesota Wild in 2017-18, recording eight assists over 41 games. Olofsson appeared in only two games with Montreal's AHL affiliate the Laval Rocket last season as he missed the last 70 games with a shoulder injury.
The native of Sweden was selected by the Wild in the second round of the 2013 NHL Entry Draft.