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Tyler Johnson | Center | #9

Team: Tampa Bay Lightning
Age / DOB:  (27) / 7/29/1990
Ht / Wt:  5'8' / 183
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Tyler Johnson reached the 20-goal milestone on Saturday.
Johnson hit the 20-goal mark for the third time in his career, but the first time since 2014-15. He's also the sixth player to score at least 20 goals for Tampa Bay this season, which speaks to the Lightning's offensive depth. Mar 11 - 9:00 AM

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Tyler Johnson (undisclosed) will probably be available on Wednesday.

Johnson took part in Wednesday's morning skate and felt good afterwards. Coach Jon Cooper said Johnson should play against Buffalo, but neither of them confirmed that he would be in the lineup.
Feb 28 - 12:20 PM

Tyler Johnson (undisclosed) is considered to be day-to-day.

Johnson had to be helped off the ice Monday night, but he managed to return to the contest. His status for Wednesday's game against Buffalo will be determined in the morning.
Feb 27 - 5:31 PM

Tyler Johnson scored a goal in Monday's 4-3 shootout win over the Toronto Maple Leafs.

Johnson's tally at the 3:52 mark of the second period tied the game at two. The Bolts ended up going up 3-2 thanks to a goal from Adam Erne later on in that period, but Leafs forward Tyler Bozak scored the game-tying goal to force overtime. Lightning forward Brayden Point was the only player to score in the shootout. As for Johnson, he now has 18 goals and 45 points in 62 games this season. He's currently riding a three-game point streak. Johnson left the game momentarily after colliding with Leafs defenseman Ron Hainsey, but he eventually came back. After the game, head coach Jon Cooper mentioned that Johnson would be re-evaluated in the next few days.
Feb 26 - 11:10 PM

Tyler Johnson is on a three-game point streak.

Johnson has collected four assists over that span. He's emerging from his first significant cold streak of the season where he was limited to just an assist over six contests. He has 16 goals and 42 points in 54 contests in 2017-18.
Feb 11 - 11:05 AM

Tyler Johnson scored three goals in a 5-4 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.

Johnson his first hat trick of the season and third of his career. The Bolts also got goals from Jake Dotchin and Victor Hedman in the victory. Johnson now has 16 goals and 34 points in 42 games this season.
Jan 9 - 11:26 PM

Tyler Johnson netted a pair of goals in Sunday's 5-0 win over Columbus.

Johnson wrapped up the month of December with eight goals and 10 assists in 12 appearances. He picked up at least one point in every game he played, while missing one contest due to an illness. Johnson only had 11 points, including four goals, in his first 25 outings this season.
Jan 1 - 10:26 AM

Tyler Johnson recorded a shorthanded goal in Friday's 5-3 loss to Philadelphia.

Johnson has collected six goals and 10 assists in his last 11 outings. He missed one game with an illness during his scoring surge, so this doesn't qualify as a point streak.
Sat, Dec 30, 2017 10:28:00 AM

Tyler Johnson has earned at least one point in each of his last nine games.

Johnson kept that run going by scoring a goal in Tampa Bay's 3-0 win over Minnesota on Saturday night. It doesn't count as a point streak because he missed one game with an illness, though. Johnson has nine markers and 25 points in 34 contests this season.
Sun, Dec 24, 2017 06:56:00 AM

Tyler Johnson (illness) will be back in the lineup on Thursday night.

Johnson skated in the morning on a combination with Brayden Point and Ondrej Palat. Johnson's seven-game point streak, which featured four goals and eight assists, was interrupted when he sat out Tuesday's game against Vegas with an illness. Get him back in your lineup.
Thu, Dec 21, 2017 12:06:00 PM

Tyler Johnson didn't play Tuesday night because of an illness.

The flu bug has apparently been going around the dressing room in recent days, which is why Tampa Bay cancelled their morning skate. Johnson and Jake Dotchin didn't play against Vegas, but coach Jon Cooper said other players could have sat as well.
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 10:29:00 AM

Tyler Johnson (undisclosed) won't play in Tuesday's game against the Vegas Golden Knights.

This is a surprise, as there was no indication that he was going to miss tonight's game. We'll provide an update on Johnson's status as soon as the Lightning make one available. He has eight goals and 23 points in 32 games this season.
Tue, Dec 19, 2017 10:08:00 PM

Tyler Johnson has recorded at least a point in each of his last seven contests.

That ties Johnson's career-high as his longest point streak. Johnson got an assist on Saturday, which actually ended his run of four consecutive multi-point games. His current hot streak has played a significant role in the Lightning's seven-game winning streak. He has eight goals and 23 points in 32 contests this season.
Sun, Dec 17, 2017 11:09:00 AM

Tyler Johnson extended his point streak to six games on Thursday night.

Johnson notched a goal and an assist in a 4-1 win over Arizona. He has been clicking with Brayden Point, who also had a marker and a helper in the match. Johnson has piled up four goals and seven assists during his scoring spree. He has looked much better since being moved to the wing and has benefited from his return to Tampa Bay's top-six forward group.
Fri, Dec 15, 2017 10:03:00 AM

Tyler Johnson notched a goal and an assist in Tampa Bay's 3-0 win over St. Louis on Tuesday night.

Johnson has generated three goals and six assists over a five-game point streak since he was moved to the wing. He has been clicking with Brayden Point after he got some confidence back alongside Steven Stamkos.
Wed, Dec 13, 2017 09:54:00 AM

Depth Charts

All Positions
C1Steven Stamkos
2Brayden Point
3Tyler Johnson
4Cedric Paquette
5Anthony Cirelli
6Gabriel Dumont
LW1Ondrej Palat
2Yanni Gourde
3Alex Killorn
4Chris Kunitz
RW1Nikita Kucherov
2J.T. Miller
3Ryan Callahan
4Cory Conacher
5Adam Erne
D1Victor Hedman
2Ryan McDonagh
3Mikhail Sergachev
4Anton Stralman
5Dan Girardi
6Braydon Coburn
7Jake Dotchin
8Slater Koekkoek
9Andrej Sustr
G1Andrei Vasilevskiy
2Peter Budaj
3Louis Domingue