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Colorado Avalanche Western Conference Central Division
 
Erik Johnson • #6 • D
Status:Leg injury, injured reserve
Ht/Wt:6'4", 232 lbs.
Born:Mar 21, 1988 (28 yrs) in Bloomington, MN
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by St. Louis in 2006 (1/1).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with St. Louis in 2011.
Shoots:R
2016-17 Season Stats
GP G A Pts +/- PIM PPG SHG GWG TOI S PtsPG
YTD 23 1 10 11 -2 4 0 0 0 22:01 47 0.48
On Pace 61 3 27 30 -5 11 0 0 0 22:01 125 0.49
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has a great shot from the point. Skates extremely well for a big man and even displays a mean streak on the ice from time to time. Owns all-around acumen and can log huge minutes in a shutdown role.
Flaws: Sometimes, his positioning isn't great and he tends to leave the defensive zone too early. Must be a more consistent presence all over the ice to maximize output in the National Hockey League.
Career Potential: Quality, inconsistent big-minute defenseman.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NHL Played in the NHL YoungStars Game 2007-08
WJC-A The Directorate - Best Player 2006-07
WJC-A Media - All-Star Team 2006-07
Olympic Olympic Silver Medal 2010 (USA)
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