Team choices leaning toward youth
St. Louis Blues defenseman Erik Johnson, who missed all of last season because of a knee injury, was among 34 players invited to the U.S. men's Olympic hockey camp Tuesday for next year's Vancouver Games.
Johnson, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2006 draft, tore two ligaments in his right knee last September during a team golf outing. He is expected to be ready for training camp and make a full recovery.
The first step in his return will take place Aug. 17-19, when USA Hockey holds ...
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