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Colorado Avalanche Western Conference Central Division
 
Erik Johnson • #6 • D
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'4", 225 lbs.
Born:Mar 21, 1988 (29 yrs) in Bloomington, MN
Experience:9 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 46 2 15 17 -6 9 0 0 1 22:04 96 0.37
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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
NHL Named to play in the NHL All-Star Game 2014-15 (injured)
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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