Erik Johnson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Avalanche's Johnson: 'We're the worst team in 20 years'

    Denver Post "Erik Johnson, who turned 29 Tuesday, is signed through the 2022-23 season, at $6 million per year. The Avalanche’s top defenseman is not untradable, but probably close to it. So his assessment of how things have gone in this horrible season comes in a context of mutual long-term..." March 22

  • Erik Johnson plans to return to Avalanche lineup Saturday against Buffalo

    Denver Post "Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson, who hasn’t played since suffering a broken fibula against Dallas on Dec. 3, shed his orange no-contact jersey, went through a full practice Wednesday and then said he planned to return to the lineup Saturday against the Buffalo Sabres at the Pepsi Center. He..." February 25

  • Avalanche defenseman Erik Johnson likely won’t return until at least mid-February

    Denver Post "The Avalanche’s only injured player remains defenseman Erik Johnson, who suffered a broken fibula Dec. 3. At the time, Colorado coach Jared Bednar said Johnson would be out six to eight weeks, but amended that recently to eight to 10 weeks. After the Thursday morning skate in advance of the..." January 14