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Bob Johnson

Bob Johnson

Goalie
BIRTHDATE: November 12, 1948
HEIGHT: 6' 1" BIRTHPLACE: Farmington, MI, United States
WEIGHT: 185
Catches: Left
AwardsSeasons
Lester Patrick Trophy 1987-1988
Father of Brent WHL Second All-Star Team (1972) Leading Goaltender Award (fewest goals against WHL) (1972) (shared with Peter McDuffe) Signed as a free agent by Detroit, September 29, 1970. Traded to St. Louis (Denver-WHL) by Detroit for cash, October 1, 1971. Traded to Pittsburgh by St. Louis for Nick Harbaruk, October 4, 1973. Signed as a free agent by Denver (WHA), September, 1975. Signed as a free agent by Cleveland (WHA) after Denver/Ottawa (WHA) franchise folded, January 17, 1976.
Quote of the Day

This is a big year for us in a lot of ways. You can see Garth and management really trying to find that solution to get us into the playoffs and consistently have that. The pressure is great. You have to enjoy it. It just means there's a great opportunity ahead of you.

— Islanders captain John Tavares