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Coyotes Sign Johnson to One-Year, Two-Way Contract

Thursday, 07.12.2012 / 11:09 AM MT / News
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Coyotes Sign Johnson to One-Year, Two-Way Contract

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Nick Johnson

GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Phoenix Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have signed right wing Nick Johnson to a one-year, two-way contract. As per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

The 6-foot-2, 210-pound Johnson recorded career highs in goals (8), assists (18), points (26) and penalty minutes (45) in 77 games with the Wild last season. In 87 career NHL games with Minnesota and Pittsburgh, Johnson has produced 10-21-31 and 52 penalty minutes (PIM).

The 26-year-old native of Calgary, Alberta has also registered 50-64-114 with a plus-46 rating in 169 career AHL games. In addition, he has recorded 8-7-15 in 26 career AHL postseason games.

Johnson was originally drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the third round (67th overall) of the 2004 Entry Draft. is the official Web site of the Arizona Coyotes. The Arizona Coyotes and are trademarks of IceArizona Hockey Co LLC, NHL, NHL Shield, the word mark and image of the Stanley Cup and NHL Conference logos are registered trademarks of the National Hockey League. All NHL Logos and marks NHL team logos and marks as well as all other proprietary materials depicted herein are the property of the NHL and the respective NHL teams and may not be reproduced without the prior written consent of NHL Enterprises, L.P. Copyright © 2016 The Arizona Coyotes and the National Hockey League. All Rights Reserved. Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | AdChoices | Contact Us