Found November 20, 2011 on Red Light District Hockey:
This weekend I caught with Blue Jackets rookie Ryan Johansen to get his thoughts his month in the NHL, the team’s tough start and his experience in the WHL and World Juniors.RLD: A month into your rookie year, how has the experience been for you?Ryan Johansen: It’s been a roller coaster, you could say. There’s been a lot of ups and downs so far. It’s obviously been a tough start to our season, but in the last few games we’ve made a few steps in the right direction. As long as we keep moving forward, things should turn around for us.With the team not playing as well as you’d hoped, how do you stay focused and not let it rattle you?Yeah, we just have to let the past go and look towards the future and the next task at hand. We have to leave all that behind us and we can’t change it. Our focus is just on the game at hand and that’s what our team has been doing ever since we’ve been on this slump. We just don’t want to focus on what happened so far in the season.You’ve scored the f...
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