Stockton, Calif. – The Stockton Heat, proudly owned by the NHL’s Calgary Flames, announce that Swedish defenseman Adam Ollas Mattsson has been added to the roster by the club on an AHL Amateur Tryout (ATO).
Ollas Mattsson, 20, was selected by the Calgary Flames in the sixth round, 175th overall during the 2014 NHL Entry Draft. The Stockholm, Sweden native has played his entire hockey career in Europe playing junior hockey in Sweden along with pro in Sweden’s first and second divisions. This year he played a career high 52 games for Djurgardens IF of the Swedish Hockey League, the top level of hockey in Sweden, playing 52 games and recording a goal, 3 assists and a plus-3 rating.
ADAM OLLAS MATTSSON (D)
BORN: Stockholm, Sweden DATE: July 30, 1996
HEIGHT: 6’4” WEIGHT: 216 lbs.
DRAFTED: CGY – 6th round, 175th overall, in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft
HOW ACQUIRED: Signed an Amateur Tryout contract with the Stockton Heat on March 21, 2017
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The Heat head out on a lengthy five-game road trip through Texas starting on March 24 and carrying through April 1. You can catch the Heat as they continue their push for the playoffs on Spreaker, iHeartRadio and AHL Live for every game and fans in Calgary can listen to the Heat live on Sportsnet 960 The Fan on March 24, March 28 and April 1.
The Heat return to California to play five of their last six on home ice, including Saturday, April 8 where the first 500 kids 12-years-old and younger will take home an Oliver Kylington bobblehead courtesy of Central State Credit Union! For tickets to that game, or to the four other remaining home games at Stockton Arena, by calling 209.373.1500 or by visiting StocktonHeat.com.