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Position
C
 
Jersey
9
Name  Tyler Johnson
Born  7/29/1990
Height  5-9
Weight  182
Shoots  R
5/23/2014 8:33:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay center Tyler Johnson has agreed to a three-year, $10 million contract extension. SOURCE: Elliotte Friedman, Hockey Night in Canada
Insight: The 23-year-old is coming off a strong rookie season, delivering 50 points (24 goals, 26 assists) in 82 appearances. Johnson is a bargain at that price.
 
4/10/2014 10:30:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson had a goal and an assist Thursday against the Flyers to reach 50 points this season.
Insight: Johnson, teammate Ondrej Palat (58 points) and Nathan MacKinnon (62 points) are the only rookies who have hit the 40-point mark, and all three have 50 or more.
 
4/1/2014 10:39:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson scored a goal Tuesday against Montreal.
Insight: Johnson had zero points in his last three games of March. He's third among rookies with 48 points this season.
 
Hot3/13/2014 10:06:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson has notched a point in five straight games.
Insight: He's scored four goals in that span and picked up his 21st goal of the season Thursday. Johnson ranks third among rookies with 42 points, one behind teammate Ondrej Palat.
 
3/4/2014 10:57:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson scored his 18th goal of the season Tuesday at St. Louis.
Insight: Johnson has registered three points in his last eight games after coming up with 14 in January. His 38 points in 62 games rank second among rookies.
 
Hot1/30/2014 10:15:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson scored a goal Thursday at Ottawa.
Insight: Johnson had his five-game points streak snapped Tuesday at Toronto but he has put up 17 points in his last 18 games and is tied for the rookie lead with 36 points.
 
Hot1/25/2014 10:12:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson notched his first career hat trick Saturday against the Avalanche.
Insight: Johnson has generated 16 points (eight goals) in his last 16 games and eight points during his five-game points streak.
 
Hot3/23/2013 5:16:00 PM
Description: Lightning rookie Tyler Johnson scored two goals Saturday against the Senators.
Insight: Johnson was called up to replace the injured Vincent Lecavalier and has three goals and six points in his first five NHL games. He was second in the AHL in scoring with 58 points (32 G, 26 A) in 59 games at the time of his callup on March 14.
 

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