NICK JOHNSON RUMORS & GOSSIP
The Phoenix Coyotes have assigned forward Nick Johnson to their AHL affiliate in Portland, Maine.
General manager Don Maloney announced the move before Thursday night's game at St. Louis.
The 27-year-old Johnson had four goals and two assists in 17 games after being recalled from the minors.
He has played in two games for the Portland Pirates this season and five games with...
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March 14, 2013
PHOENIX -- Phoenix Coyotes goalie Chad Johnson spent some time in the stands before Monday
night's game against Nashville focusing and thinking of the challenge ahead. For one night, everything he imagined came to pass. Johnson, making his first start in nearly three years, stopped 21 shots for his first
career shutout and the Coyotes beat the Predators 4-0. "That...
ST. PAUL, Minn. The Minnesota Wild are running out of roster space after signing Zach Parise, Ryan Suter, Zenon Konopka and Torrey Mitchell since July 1, and as a result one player who appeared in 77 games for the team last season has decided to sign elsewhere.
Forward Nick Johnson, who scored eight goals and had 18 assists for Minnesota in his most extensive NHL action, has signed...
MONDAY'S STORYLINE: No one likes to be a healthy scratch. Wild Forward Nick Johnson has been through it a few times this year and it isn't fun.
After Minnesota's 4-3 loss to Calgary last Sunday, Mike Yeo said he wasn't happy with certain players and indicated someone would be sitting down as a healthy scratch during their March 13 game against Dallas.
LOS ANGELES -- Arizona is at its best when it can turn a defensive stop into quick offense. It provided instructional video Friday.
Understanding it was playing another win-or-NIT game, Arizona blitzed Oregon State in the first 12 minutes of the second half to take a double-digit lead and never let it go in a 72-61 Pac-12 tournament semifinal victory at the Staples Center.
MINNEAPOLIS The Wilds Mike Yeo is just one year into his NHL coaching career, but hes already known for his ability to communicate effectively with his players.
Sometimes that means one-on-one meetings with players before, during and after practice. Other times Yeo includes the entire group, and Monday was that kind of day.
After about an hour of practice, Yeo gathered his team...
SAINT PAULMINNEAPOLIS, Minn. Minnesota Wild forward Nick Johnson will join the group of Rookies participating in the 2012 Molson Canadian NHL All-Star Skills Competition in Ottawa Jan. 28.
Johnson has played in 44 games with the Wild this season, compiling 16 points (6-10=16), 31 penalty minutes (PIM) and a plus-four rating. The 6-foot-1, 195-pound native of Calgary, Alberta ranks...
TUCSON - To say Nick Johnson has been the University of Arizonas most positive surprise of the basketball season would be an understatement.
People knew he was good, but not this good.
Hes a freshman who balances being aggressive and being steady.
Sound and solid.
Affable and quotable.
And, a backcourt leader on a team thirsting for someone to step up on the perimeter.
Nick Johnson scored the go-ahead goal with 5:31 left in the third period, Casey Wellman and Pierre-Marc Bouchard scored 32 seconds apart in the second period, leading the Minnesota Wild to a 4-3 victory over the Anaheim Ducks 5-3 on Sunday night.
Matt Cullen had three assists for Minnesota against his former club, and Josh Harding made 24 saves. Dany Heatley scored a power-play...
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December 04, 2011
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SATURDAY'S STORYLINES: "They (the Edmonton Oilers) were ready to go and they were all over us. ... We weren't ready to go," said Wild forward Nick Johnson when speaking of Friday's 5-2 loss to Edmonton.
Slow starts are something the Wild have battled all season, however their uncanny ability to come back has oftenovershadowed the slow starts. The Wild haveseven...