Oliver Bjorkstrand

Oliver Bjorkstrand

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/177 lbs
Born: Herning, Denmark
Draft: 2013 3rd round (89th pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • The Canadian Press

    NHL camps open as teams take stock of unvaccinated players

    Tyler Bertuzzi is the only unvaccinated Detroit Red Wings player going into training camp and faces the potential of missing all of his team's games in Canada this season as a result, general manager Steve Yzerman said Wednesday. Yzerman in his camp-opening video call said the rest of the organization is fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including himself. Bertuzzi is in Detroit for the start of on-ice workouts Thursday but the forward may end up forfeiting over $450,000 in salary for the Red W

  • Associated Press

    Blue Jackets sign G Merzlikins to $27M contract extension

    The Columbus Blue Jackets signed goaltender Elvis Merzlikins to a five-year, $27 million contract extension, the team announced Tuesday. Merzlikins will be in the final year of a two-year contract this season with a cap hit of $4 million. “Now I can finally call Columbus my home!” the 27-year-old Latvian said in an Instagram post.