Nick Oliver
Nick Oliver
Predators - Center
NUMBER:
HEIGHT: 6' 3"
WEIGHT: 205
SHOOTS: Left
BIRTHDATE: 05/04/1991
AGE: 22
BIRTHPLACE: Grand Forks, ND, USA
DRAFTED: NSH: 2009-110 overall
Signed Letter of Intent to attend St. Cloud State University (WCHA) in fall of 2011.
CAREER NOTES: Expected to play his second full season with the Fargo Force (USHL) in 2010-11, then attend St. Cloud State University in 2011-12… Helped the Force reach a deciding Game Five in the 2010 Clark Cup Finals… Ranked fourth on Fargo in penalty minutes in 2009-10 (95)… Notched a five-game point streak (2g-4a) from Dec. 31, 2009-Jan. 8, 2010 in games 3-7 of a nine-game Fargo win streak… Missed the majority of the 2008-09 season with a broken collarbone… Split the 2008-09 season between Fargo (USHL) and Roseau High School (Minn.)… Named 2009 AP All-State Honorable Mention… Captained the 2008-09 Roseau squad, and won the Oscar Almquist Award for leadership… Played with fellow 2009 Predators draftee Zach Budish on Team USA’s entry at the 2008 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Tournament, posting two goals in four games… Played three seasons for the Roseau Rams from 2006-09, amassing 82 points (33g-49a) in 62 games. His father, Nick, coached the team for all three seasons… Helped Roseau win the Minnesota Class-A State Championship in 2007… Helped the United States earn a silver medal 2007 Under-17 Five Nations Tournament… Also played football at Roseau High School.