Erik Johnson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Avalanche's Johnson: 'We loved playing for Patty'

    The Score "The transition between coaches won't be an easy one for the Colorado Avalanche. The club watched as Patrick Roy shocked the hockey world on Thursday, announcing he was leaving the team. The news was hard to take for players, especially defenseman Erik Johnson, who learned about the news after..." August 12

  • Erik Johnson on Avs missing the playoffs: ‘a lot of that falls on my shoulders’

    Denver Post "Erik Johnson's seven-year, $42 million contract extension kicks in next season, tying him up through the 2022-23 season — when the Avalanche defenseman will be 35. The deal implies that he is expected to be a top-pair, cornerstone player at the position, matching up against top lines, logging..." April 09