Johnson was promoted for Friday's game against the Blues, according to CapFriendly. Johnson will be in the lineup for a seventh straight game after scoring his first career goal Wednesday. The 26-year-old is averaging 9:29 of ice time through 12 games this season.
Johnson was designated for the taxi squad Thursday, per CapFriendly. Johnson marked his first NHL goal in Wednesday's 8-3 win over the Avalanche. That was also his first point of the season, and the 26-year-old has added five PIM and 23 hits across 12 games.
Johnson scored a goal in Wednesday's 8-3 win over the Avalanche. Johnson's first-period tally was his first NHL goal. It took him 30 appearances to bulge the twine -- his only other point was an assist with the Blackhawks during the 2018-19 season. The 26-year-old forward has made 12 appearances with 23 hits and a minus-4 rating for the Wild this year. He shouldn't be counted on for much offense.
Johnson was promoted to the active roster Wednesday. Johnson cleared waivers Tuesday and is now free to move between the taxi squad and active roster until he racks up another 10 games played. The 26-year-old will center the Wild's fourth line.
Johnson cleared waivers and was assigned to the taxi squad Tuesday, per CapFriendly. Johnson was placed on waivers with the purpose of sending him to the taxi squad. The 26-year-old plays a key physical role for the Wild, as he's dished out 19 hits over the past eight games.
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