Prospects for Tampa Bay Lightning now working their way onto NHL roster
The Tampa Bay Lightning have a deep and talented affiliate in their AHL squad, the Syracuse Crunch. Several players have filtered through the Crunch recently to make it on the NHL ice with the Lightning, including: Cory Conacher, Alex Killorn, and Richard Panik. Currently, their offensive talent at the professional level is deeper than their defensive talent.
Johnson, an undrafted center who spent four years with the Spokane Chiefs of the WHL, is an extremely competitive goal-scorer and goal-creator for the Syracuse Crunch. Prior to landing in the AHL, Johnson had his best offensive season in the WHL in 2010-11, when he put up a very impressive 115 total points (53 goals, 62 assists) in just 71 games.… read more