Erik Johnson
POSITION: Defenseman
HEIGHT: 6' 4"
BIRTHDATE: 03/21/1988
AGE: 28
BIRTHPLACE: Bloomington, MN, USA
DRAFTED: STL: 2006-1 overall

Is sidelined indefinitely with a torn ACL and a tear to his MCL in his right knee.
2005-06: Tallied 49 points (16g, 33a) along with 88 penalty minutes with the U.S. National Under-18 team Became the first player in Blues history to be drafted 1st overall by St. Louis Will attend the University of Minnesota in the fall of 2006.
Career: 2004-05: Collected 26 points (11g, 15a) in 57 games for the U.S. National Under-17 and 18 team. International Career: Played in seven games at the 2006 World Junior Championships for Team USA, notching four points (1g, 3a) along with 18 penalty minutes Won a gold medal for the second consecutive year for Team USA at the 2006 World Under-18 Championships, notching 10 points (4g, 6a) and 27 penalty minutes Won the gold medal for Team USA at the 2005 World Under-18 Championships Played for Team USA at the 2005 Four Nations Cup, recording four points (1g, 3a).