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Tyler Johnson | Center

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (24) / 7/29/1990
Ht / Wt:  5'9' / 182
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Tyler Johnson picked up an assist in Tampa Bay's 3-1 loss to the Islanders on Sunday.
Johnson has been a breakout performer for the Lightning this season. The 24-year-old has picked up at least one point in 10 of his last 12 games. Johnson has 10 goals and 34 points in 34 games this season. It doesn't look like he will slow down anytime soon. Dec 21 - 11:04 AM

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Tyler Johnson will return to Tampa's lineup Saturday night on Long Island.

He is expected center Ondrej Palat and Nikita Kucherov. Johnson is second on the team in points with 33, just three being Steven Stamkos, while Kucherov sits just three points behind Johnson.
Dec 20 - 7:04 PM

Tyler Johnson's 115 consecutive games streak will come to an end on Friday night because of the stomach flu.

Remarkably, Johnson's 33 points ranks second only to Steven Stamkos on the team in points who has 35. Johnson's total also ranks 10th in the NHL. During his 115 games played streak, he amassed 34 goals and 83 points.
Source: Dan Rosen
Dec 19 - 6:40 PM

Tyler Johnson is questionable for Friday's game versus New Jersey because of a stomach virus.

He didn't take part in Thursday's practice. Johnson sits second on the Lightning with 33 points in 33 games.
Dec 18 - 5:39 PM

Tyler Johnson scored a goal and added an assist for the Lightning in Tuesday's 3-1 win over the Flyers.

The super soph has been exceptional for the Bolts this season with 33 points in as many games after breaking out for 50 last year. Steve Stamkos and Valtteri Filppula also scored for Tampa Bay while Ryan Callahan dished out a pair of assists in the victory.
Dec 16 - 9:49 PM

Tyler Johnson's five-game point streak came to an end on Saturday.

He's had scoring sprees of four and seven contests this campaign, so another streak could be just around the corner. Johnson has eight goals and 28 points in 28 matches. He's been a dynamic scorer for the Lightning again in 2014-15 after he put up 50 points for the team during his rookie year.
Dec 8 - 11:34 AM

Tyler Johnson has been excellent in his sophomore season.

He ranks sixth in the league with 19 assists and seventh in points with a total of 27 through 26 games this campaign. Johnson also has a plus-15 rating and 69 shots on goal. The undrafted forward has enjoyed plenty of success alongside Ondrej Palat this year after they were both finalists for the Calder Trophy last year. Johnson has two goals and four helpers during his current four-game point streak.
Dec 4 - 11:24 AM

Tyler Johnson scored two goals and added an assist in Tampa Bay's 6-3 win over the New York Rangers.

Johnson opened the scoring in the first period and added an insurance marker to give the Lightning a 5-3 lead in the third. The 24-year-old has been one of the pleasant surprises in the NHL this season. He has eight goals and 26 points in 25 games this season.
Dec 1 - 10:07 PM

Tyler Johnson contributed a pair of assists in Monday's win over the New York Rangers.

He earned primary helpers on goals by Nikita Kucherov and Alex Killorn in a 5-1 victory. Johnson has six goals and 15 assists in 19 outings this campaign. He has followed up a successful rookie season with an even more impressive sophomore campaign.
Nov 18 - 9:36 AM

Tyler Johnson got back into the lineup on Thursday November 13.

He missed part of Tuesday's game against Chicago, but was fine to play when Tampa Bay hosted San Jose on Thursday. Johnson finished with one shot and a minus-1 rating versus the Sharks.
Nov 14 - 2:53 AM

Tyler Johnson (upper body) is probable to play Thursday, according to coach Jon Cooper.

He skated in the morning with typical linemates Ondrej Palat and Nikita Kucherov. Johnson left Tuesday's game with an upper-body injury and he underwent some precautionary testing.
Nov 13 - 4:10 PM

Tyler Johnson (upper body) hasn't been ruled out of Thursday's game yet.

He's expected to skate in the morning and his chances of playing is about 50-50. Johnson suffered an upper-body injury on Tuesday when he cross-checked around his rib area by Chicago's Brent Seabrook.
Nov 13 - 10:54 AM

Tyler Johnson is being listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury.

He took a cross-check around the ribs from Chicago defenseman Brent Seabrook on Tuesday night. Johnson leads the Lightning with 18 points, including 13 assists, in 16 games this season so he'll be a significant loss.
Nov 12 - 1:41 PM

Tyler Johnson left Tuesday's game in the third period after taking a cross-check to the ribs from Chicago's Brent Seabrook.

He wasn't able to return. The Lightning didn't have an update on Johnson after the game. He'll probably be evaluated on Wednesday.
Nov 12 - 12:40 PM

Tyler Johnson netted his fifth goal in Tampa Bay's shootout win against Detroit on Sunday.

He has produced four goals and two assists during a four-game point spree. The former Calder Trophy finalist has picked up right where he left off in his sophomore campaign with 18 points in 15 matches.
Nov 10 - 11:02 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
PosRoleName
C1Steve Stamkos
2Valtteri Filppula
3Tyler Johnson
4Brian Boyle
5Vladislav Namestnikov
6Cedric Paquette
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Jonathan Drouin
3Brenden Morrow
4Alex Killorn
RW1Ryan Callahan
2Nikita Kucherov
3J.T. Brown
4Brett Connolly
D1Victor Hedman
2Jason Garrison
3Matt Carle
4Anton Stralman
5Radko Gudas
6Mark Barberio
7Andrej Sustr
G1Ben Bishop
2Evgeni Nabokov
3Andrei Vasilevskiy