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Andreas Johnsson: Headed for Sweden
Johnsson agreed to terms on a one-year contract with Skelleftea AIK (Sweden) on Thursday, Chris Johnston of The Athletic reports.
Johnsson was released from his contract with the Penguins in order to allow him to complete a move abroad. Selected by the Maple Leafs in the seventh round of the 2013 NHL Draft, the 28-year-old winger saw action in 259 NHL games with Toronto and New Jersey in which he garnered 48 goals and 68 assists. With this move, Johnsson has likely closed the door on returning to the NHL in the future.... See More ... See Less
Penguins' Andreas Johnsson: On unconditional waivers
Johnsson was put on unconditional waivers Wednesday for the purpose of terminating his contract, Dave Molinari of Pittsburgh Hockey Now reports.
Johnsson signed a one-year, $800,000 contract with Pittsburgh on July 7. The 28-year-old didn't make Pittsburgh's roster out of training camp and hasn't played for AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton yet. He has 48 goals and 116 points in 259 career NHL contests, but he recorded just three assists in 13 outings between New Jersey and San Jose last year.... See More ... See Less
Penguins' Andreas Johnsson: Waived by Penguins
Pittsburgh put Johnsson on waivers Thursday, per Chris Johnston of TSN.
Johnsson contributed nine goals and 30 points in 36 AHL contests with Utica in 2022-23. He also had three assists in 13 outings between New Jersey and San Jose. Unless Johnsson is claimed off waivers, he will probably start the campaign with AHL Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.... See More ... See Less
Penguins' Andreas Johnsson: Active to start camp
Johnsson (lower body) skated on a line with Reilly Smith and Evgeni Malkin at Thursday's practice.
Johnsson is not only healthy after missing time with a lower-body injury to end 2022-23, but he's getting a significant look to start camp. It may be a temporary gig with Jake Guentzel (ankle) still recovering from surgery, but it's encouraging to see Johnsson working at right wing with prominent forwards. If he can win that job in training camp, he may have some deep-league appeal in fantasy.... See More ... See Less
Penguins' Andreas Johnsson: Agrees to one-year deal
Johnsson (lower body) signed a one-year, $800,000 contract with the Penguins on Friday.
Johnsson had three assists, seven hits and five blocks in 13 games between New Jersey and San Jose last season. He also contributed nine goals and 30 points in 36 AHL contests with Utica. The 28-year-old didn't play past March 20 because of a lower-body injury. Johnsson will likely compete for a bottom-six spot in Pittsburgh during training camp.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Deemed week-to-week
Johnsson (lower body) is considered week-to-week, Sheng Peng of San Jose Hockey Now reports.
Johnsson is questionable to return before the end of the 2022-23 season. He has earned three assists, 17 shots on goal and seven hits in 11 appearances with the Sharks since being acquired from New Jersey in the Timo Meier trade.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Missing more action
Johnsson (undisclosed) will miss more than Saturday's game against Calgary, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Johnsson was thought to be day-to-day after getting hurt in Edmonton on Monday, but coach David Quinn said Saturday that Johnsson will be out a while. Johnsson has three assists in 11 games with the Sharks after starting out the campaign with New Jersey, where he was pointless in two games.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Won't play Thursday
Johnsson (undisclosed) won't play Thursday versus the Canucks, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Johnsson was hurt Monday versus the Oilers and will miss at least one game while recovering from the injury. Jacob Peterson will likely enter the lineup in place of Johnsson.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Exits Monday's contest
Johnsson (undisclosed) will not return Monday against Edmonton.
Johnsson registered a minus-1 rating in 12:55 of ice time before leaving Monday's game. He has just one point with a minus-6 rating over his last eight appearances. An update on his status should be available before Thursday's game in Vancouver.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Good to go Thursday
Johnsson (upper body) will be in the lineup against the Blues on Thursday, Curtis Pashelka of The San Jose Mercury News reports.
Johnsson left Tuesday's game versus Colorado early after he absorbed a high hit courtesy of Jack Johnson. Johnsson has two assists in seven games this season.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Hit up high Tuesday
Johnsson (upper body) left Tuesday's game versus the Avalanche after receiving a high hit, Ryan Boulding of NHL.com reports.
Johnsson was hit by Jack Johnson late in the third period and exited the game. Since he was traded from the Devils to the Sharks, Johnsson has filled a top-six role and earned two assists over five games. More information on his status should be available prior to Thursday's game in St. Louis.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Garners assist Thursday
Johnsson logged an assist in Thursday's 6-3 loss to the Blues.
Johnsson's helper was his first point with the Sharks as well as his first point of the season. The winger set up an Alexander Barabanov goal in the first period. Johnsson has received the first opportunity to fill a top-line role alongside Tomas Hertl in the post-Timo Meier era. If he can produce decent offense, Johnsson could be worth a look in deeper fantasy formats as a depth forward.... See More ... See Less
Sharks' Andreas Johnsson: Headed to San Jose
The Sharks acquired Johnsson, Fabian Zetterlund, Nikita Okhotyuk, Shakir Mukhamadullin and three draft picks, including a 2023 first, from New Jersey in exchange for Timo Meier (upper body), Scott Harrington, Timur Ibragimov, Santeri Hatakka, Zachary Emond and a fifth-round pick Sunday.
Johnsson has appeared in just two NHL games this season. The 28-year-old has 29 points in 36 games with AHL Utica. He was likely included in this deal for cap purposes, but he's expected to join the Sharks immediately after the trade.... See More ... See Less
Devils' Andreas Johnsson: Placed on waivers
Johnsson was put on waivers by New Jersey on Wednesday, per CapFriendly.
Johnsson has no points in two games this season while averaging just 4:44 of ice time. He was also placed on waivers Oct. 7 and wasn't claimed. At the AHL level, Johnsson's recorded three goals and 13 points in 12 contests.... See More ... See Less
Devils' Andreas Johnsson: Recalled by New Jersey
Johnsson was recalled from AHL Utica on Friday.
Johnsson has been with the Devils on two previous occasions this season but was a healthy scratch in all five contests. He had three goals and 13 points in 12 AHL games before his promotion.... See More ... See Less
Devils' Andreas Johnsson: Sent to AHL
Johnsson was reassigned to AHL Utica on Saturday.
Johnsson was recalled a week ago but didn't get into an NHL game. The former Maple Leaf had 13 goals and 35 points in 71 games with the Devils last season but has been unable to crack the team's lineup in 2022-23.... See More ... See Less
Devils' Andreas Johnsson: Called up by Devils
Johnsson was summoned from AHL Utica on Saturday.
The Devils put Ondrej Palat (lower body) on injured reserve in a corresponding move. Johnsson has one goal and five assists in four minor-league contests this year. The 27-year-old forward registered 13 goals and 35 points in 71 games with the Devils last season.... See More ... See Less
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