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Matt Johnson

Matt Johnson  #12

Left Wing
NUMBER: 12 BIRTHDATE: November 23, 1975
HEIGHT: 6' 5" BIRTHPLACE: Welland, ON, Canada
WEIGHT: 235 DRAFTED: LAK / 1994 NHL Entry Draft
Shoots: Left ROUND: 2nd   (33rd overall)
OHL All-Rookie Team (1993) Claimed by Atlanta from Los Angeles in Expansion Draft, June 25, 1999. Traded to Minnesota by Atlanta for San Jose's 3rd round choice (previously acquired, later traded to Pittsburgh later traded to Columbus Columbus selected Aaron Johnson) in 2001 Entry Draft, September 29, 2000.
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It's very special, obviously; there is draft day and then there's the day that you sign your first deal. It's been a crazy couple of weeks and I'm very honored to be able to do that."

— Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid on signing his first professional contract