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Tyler Johnson

28-Year-Old Center – Tampa Bay Lightning

2016-17 NHL Stats

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28

2016-17 NHL Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Hockey Outlook

The dynamic 26-year-old Johnson is coming off an injury-riddled season that saw his production drop to just 38 points in 69 games (down from 72 points in 77 games in 2014-15). But don't let those numbers fool you – Johnson is every bit an elite two-way NHL center, and the dr...

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SHOOTS: Right   HT: 5' 8"   WT: 183   DOB: 1/4/1989   BORN: Spokane, Washington   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a three-year contract extension with the Lightning in May of 2014.

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Johnson dished out two helpers in Tuesday's 4-1 win over the Oilers.

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Tyler Johnson NHL Stats
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Season Age League Team GP G A Pts +/- PIM SOG SH% GWG SHG TOI/G G A Pts TOI/G Hits BS
2012-13 23 NHL TB 14 3 3 6 3 4 11 27.3 0 0 13:04 0 0 0 1:41 18 4
2013-14 24 NHL TB 82 24 26 50 23 26 181 13.3 4 5 18:47 5 5 10 2:33 55 37
2014-15 25 NHL TB 77 29 43 72 33 24 203 14.3 6 0 17:14 8 9 17 3:13 64 36
2015-16 26 NHL TB 69 14 24 38 4 20 167 8.4 7 0 17:08 3 10 13 3:28 46 25
2016-17 27 NHL TB 58 17 20 37 -6 28 113 15.0 3 0 18:50 6 10 16 2:50 45 26
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Tyler Johnson – Playing Time Overview

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2016-17 Time On Ice Stats

18:50

Average Time On Ice

On average, Tyler Johnson was on the ice for 18:50.

2:50

Average Power Play Time On Ice

On average, Tyler Johnson was on the ice for 2:50 during power plays.

2:08

Average Short-Handed Time On Ice

On average, Tyler Johnson was on the ice for 2:08 while the team was short-handed.

Year Ice Time Power Play Short-Handed
2014-15 17:14 3:13 2:17
2015-16 17:08 3:28 0:41
2016-17 18:50 2:50 2:08

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Date Opp G A Pts +/- PIM PPG PPA SHG SOG SH% HIT BS TOI PPTOI
Feb 23 CGY 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 22:36 3:16
Feb 21 EDM 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:43 0:52
Feb 19 @COL 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 2 19:44 1:40
Feb 18 @DAL 1 1 2 -1 0 1 1 0 5 20.0 3 1 20:17 2:04
Feb 11 @WPG Did Not Play
Feb 10 @MIN Did Not Play
Feb 7 LOS 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 14:12 0:43
Feb 4 ANA 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 22:58 2:47
Feb 2 OTT 1 0 1 -1 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 0 1 19:22 1:54
Jan 31 BOS 0 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 1 18:45 2:04
Jan 26 @FLA 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 19:47 4:42
Jan 24 @CHI 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 100.0 1 0 19:30 2:11
Jan 21 @ARI 0 1 1 -3 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 1 0 15:55 2:41
Jan 19 @SAN 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 2 16:38 1:23
Jan 17 @ANA 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 1 19:49 2:37
Jan 16 @LOS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 100.0 0 1 19:29 2:51
Jan 13 CLM 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 18:51 2:58
Jan 12 BUF 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0.0 1 0 17:54 3:58
Jan 8 @PIT 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 19:12 2:48
Jan 7 @PHI 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 19:07 2:27
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Jan 5 NAS 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 100.0 0 0 19:01 2:46
Jan 3 WPG 0 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 3 0.0 2 0 20:38 4:49
Dec 31 CAR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 20:43 1:57
Dec 29 TOR 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 19:33 5:12
Dec 28 MON 2 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 4 50.0 1 0 19:41 3:35
Dec 23 @WAS 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 22:41 2:29
Dec 22 STL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 1 19:49 1:47
Dec 20 DET 0 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 0.0 1 0 18:41 6:50
Dec 17 @EDM 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 4 25.0 0 0 20:04 4:19
Dec 16 @VAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 19:09 1:30
Dec 14 @CGY 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 3 0.0 0 0 18:49 5:08
Dec 10 PIT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 1 20:21 2:39
Dec 8 VAN 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 0 5 0.0 0 0 17:13 2:41
Dec 4 @CAR 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 1 19:49 4:26
Dec 3 WAS 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 1 17:39 1:27
Dec 1 @STL 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 2 50.0 1 0 19:09 0:03
Nov 29 @CLM 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 19:09 0:46
Nov 27 @BOS 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 19:35 2:17
Nov 25 CLM 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 2 0 21:12 0:08
Nov 23 PHI 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 1 15:54 6:03
Nov 21 @NAS 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 3 33.3 1 0 20:30 2:07
Nov 19 @PHI 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 3 33.3 0 2 18:28 0:41
Nov 17 @BUF 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 5 0.0 1 1 15:00 2:40
Nov 15 @DET 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 0 3 0.0 1 0 19:53 2:27
Nov 14 @NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0.0 0 0 17:15 4:57
Nov 12 SAN 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 0 0 17:30 2:09
Nov 10 NYI 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 50.0 0 1 16:57 4:22
Nov 7 @FLA 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0.0 1 0 18:57 1:42
Nov 5 NJD 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0.0 2 0 16:59 3:18
Nov 3 BOS 2 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 3 66.7 2 1 19:38 3:50
Nov 1 @NYI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 20:24 6:02
Oct 30 @NYR 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 3 1 15:49 1:52
Oct 29 @NJD 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 50.0 2 0 18:58 4:40
Oct 27 @MON 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2 0.0 0 0 17:07 2:08
Oct 25 @TOR 0 1 1 -1 0 0 1 0 2 0.0 0 1 16:52 1:54
Oct 22 @OTT 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 1 0 19:03 2:01
Oct 20 COL 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 1 16:17 2:07
Oct 18 FLA 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 2 20:14 3:15
Oct 15 NJD 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.0 1 0 16:34 3:21
Oct 13 DET 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 2 50.0 1 0 19:09 3:56

Tyler Johnson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Johnson posted a goal with an assist, a blocked shot and three hits in Saturday's 4-3 overtime loss against the Stars.

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Johnson (undisclosed) skated in warmups before Saturday's game against the Stars, making it very likely he will return to action, Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Johnson (undisclosed) was a full participant at practice Friday and could return to action Saturday or Sunday.

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Johnson (undisclosed) won't be ready to return Saturday, Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Johnson (undisclosed) has been ruled out for Friday night's game in Minnesota and will likely miss Saturday's game in Winnipeg as well unless he makes a drastic recovery, Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Johnson did not skate during Thursday's practice due to body maintenance, Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Johnson handed out two assists and went plus-2 in Tuesday's loss to the Bruins.

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Johnson posted two goals with a plus-2 and one hit in Tuesday's 5-2 win against the Blackhawks.

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Johnson scored a first-period goal and logged 19:29 of ice time (2:51 with the man advantage) during Monday's win over Los Angeles.

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Johnson picked up two assists in Tuesday's loss to the Jets.

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Johnson missed morning skate with an illness Saturday, but he's still expected to suit up against the Hurricanes later in the evening.

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Johnson scored twice Wednesday, including striking in overtime to deliver a 4-3 win over the Canadiens.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2016-17

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2015-16

Johnson is the little engine that could -- and did. The 5-foot-8 pivot centered the Triplets Line for the Bolts last season, and he, Nikita Kucherov and Ondrej Palat quickly became the Bolts’ offensive engine, an arrangement that lasted into the playoffs. Johnson finished the season with 72 points (tied for 14th in the NHL) and was third overall in plus-minus (plus-33). The undersized, undrafted center even potted 29 goals, defying the ‘be big or don’t bother’ thinking of a lot of NHL teams. He’s a game-changer, so there is no reason to think he should take a step backward in 2015-16. In fact, the Triplets will probably continue terrorizing opposing teams for as long as the team can afford to keep them.

2014-15

Johnson is an offensive dynamo in a very tiny package. This 5-foot-9 sparkplug earned a Calder nomination on the back of a 24-goal, 50-point season and looked every part a young Martin St. Louis. Unfortunately, he's unlikely to repeat his successes this season. Not only is a sophomore slump likely, but there's also the matter of determining his role. Johnson’s ice time shot up when Steven Stamkos was out of the lineup last season, which certainly helped his production. He had 19 points in 37 games when the Bolts captain was in the lineup, compared to 31 in 45 when he was out. Don't be surprised by a 40-point season, particularly if he slots in as the third-line center. Move that toward 50 if he earns a gig as a top-six winger.

2013-14

Is Johnson the next Marty St. Louis? The Bolts sure hope so. Johnson is vertically challenged, but has elite sniping ability. He ran away with the AHL goal title this past season with 37 in just 62 games and could have come close to 45 (and won the overall scoring title) had he not played 14 games with the Bolts. He can play center and left wing, and it's the latter where he'll get his best chance at glory with the Bolts. He doesn't have Jonathan Drouin-like talent, but he knows how to play in all three zones. And his exploits last season made rookie hot shot, Cory Conacher, expendable. He and Alex Killorn will likely battle for the third-line left wing job in Tampa and that's a plum spot -- second-line winger, Ryan Malone, will be on the IR for at least 20 or 25 games, so opportunity will definitely knock. Watch him in camp -- he might be worth a last-round pick.

2011-12

We like Johnson, don't get us wrong. But his hype machine is in overdrive right now and it's time to take a deep breath. His gifts are tremendous. He's lightning quick, great on the draw and in his own zone, abrasive, aggressive and offensively gifted. Now for the reality check. He's a 5-9 sparkplug who went undrafted before an explosive 53-goal, 115-point effort as an overager last season. Hockey pundits have a tendency to undervalue prolific overagers but maybe this kid is different. His pedigree does include two world junior tourneys, after all, where he was excellent as a checking line blanket. Keep an eye on him and hope that he bucks the trend.