|Born|| December 24 1985,|
Calgary, AB, CAN
| 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)|
200 lb (91 kg; 14 st 4 lb)
| NHL team|
| Minnesota Wild|
|NHL Draft|| 67th overall, 2004|
He was drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins 67th overall in the 2004 NHL Entry Draft. Before being drafted, Johnson played for the St. Albert Saints of the Alberta Junior Hockey League. After graduating high school and being drafted, Johnson played four seasons with Dartmouth of ECAC Hockey in the NCAA. Following his final season at Dartmouth, Johnson signed a two-year, entry-level contract with the Penguins on March 25, 2008. He shortly began his professional career with affiliate the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins of the American Hockey League.
In the 2009–10 season, Johnson scored his first career NHL goal in his NHL debut on January 21, 2010, with the Penguins against the Washington Capitals. He played in 6 games with the Pittsburgh before returning the Wilkes-Barre. On June 7, 2010, he was re-signed to a one-year contract with the Penguins.
|2002–03||St. Albert Saints||AJHL||60||21||30||51||10||—||—||—||—||—|
|2003–04||St. Albert Saints||AJHL||51||35||36||71||33||—||—||—||—||—|
- ↑ Penguins sign prospect Nick Johnson. Pittsburgh Penguins (2008-03-25). Retrieved on 2008-11-10.
- ↑ Ovechkin takes Round 1 over Crosby as Capitals double up Penguins. CBS Sports (2010-01-21). Retrieved on 2010-06-08.
- ↑ Anderson, Shelly. "Penguins ink Johnson to two-way deal", Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 2010-06-07. Retrieved on 2010-06-08.
- ↑ Wild Claim RW Nick Johnson on Waivers from Pittsburgh - Hockey Wilderness
- Nick Johnson's NHL player profile
- Nick Johnson's career stats at Eliteprospects.com
- Nick Johnson's career stats at The Internet Hockey Database
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