Blues sign veteran forward Johnson

Updated: October 4, 2007, 3:45 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues signed veteran right winger Mike Johnson on Thursday.

The 33-year-old Johnson played last season in Montreal and had 11 goals, 20 assists and 40 penalty minutes. Johnson, a 10-year veteran with 127 career goals, has scored 20 or more goals twice in a career that has also included stops in Phoenix, Tampa Bay and Toronto.

His best season was 2002-03 in Phoenix, where Johnson had career highs with 23 goals and 40 assists.


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