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Tampa Bay Lightning
Position
C
 
Jersey
9
Name  Tyler Johnson
Born  7/29/1990
Height  5-9
Weight  182
Shoots  R
2/22/2015 9:49:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay's second line just keeps rolling along this season with Tyler Johnson leading the way with a goal and two assists on Sunday.
Insight: Johnson's linemates Nikita Kucherov and Ondrej Palat also combined for two goals and an assist. Johnson actually assisted each of his linemates' goals. Johnson has 23 goals and 36 assists in 60 games this season.
 
1/6/2015 10:10:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson scored a pair of power-play goals on Tuesday.
Insight: Tampa Bay's second power-play line was really clicking as Nikita Kucherov and Ondrej Palat set up both of Johnson's goals on the man advantage. Johnson has 17 goals and 28 assists with a plus-26 rating in 41 games this season. He is on pace for a 90-point season.
 
1/4/2015 9:42:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson scored two goals during Sunday's win over the Senators.
Insight: He also had six shots on goal, and now has 15 goals, 43 points, and a plus-26 rating though 40 games. It is a clear breakout season for Johnson.
 
12/23/2014 10:44:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson recorded his second career hat trick on Tuesday.
Insight: Johnson scored the first two goals of the game, and then a third goal to extend the Tampa Bay lead to, 4-0, over Pittsburgh. The Penguins came storming back, but Tampa Bay held on, 4-3. Johnson has been a pleasant surprise this season with 13 goals and 24 assists and a plus-23 rating in 35 games.
 
12/16/2014 9:47:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson recorded two points on Tuesday.
Insight: Johnson scored the go-ahead goal in the second period and then assisted Valtteri Filppula's empty-net goal as Tampa Bay beat Philadelphia, 3-1. Johnson has 10 goals, 23 assists and a plus-19 rating in 33 games this season.
 
12/1/2014 9:51:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson recorded three points during Monday's win against the Rangers.
Insight: He had two goals and one assist, along with five shots on goal and an impressive +4 rating on the night. Johnson has been a solid option, with 26 points through 25 games.
 
11/12/2014 1:31:00 PM
Description: Lightning center Tyler Johnson left Tuesday's game against the Blackhawks after taking a cross-check from Brent Seabrook.
Insight: Johnson did not return. The Tampa Bribune reports he will be evaulated on Wednesday.
 
11/8/2014 9:44:00 PM
Description: Tampa Bay center Tyler Johnson scored two goals in Saturday's win over Columbus.
Insight: He also had six shots on goal, and is off to a fine start this season, with 17 total points.
 
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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