Discussion

Team choices leaning toward youth

Updated: June 30, 2009, 7:51 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

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 ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE OLYHOCKEY HEADLINES