Blue Jackets Select Portland Winterhawks Center Ryan Johansen with the Fourth Overall Pick of 2010 NHL Entry Draft

Johansen led all WHL rookies in playoff scoring and tied for second among rookies during the regular season

Friday, 06.25.2010 / 7:34 PM / News
By Blue Jackets Staff  - Writer

LOS ANGELES – The Columbus Blue Jackets selected Portland Winterhawks center Ryan Johansen with the fourth overall pick in the first round of the 2010 National Hockey League Entry Draft, club General Manager Scott Howson announced tonight. The Entry Draft is being held at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.

Johansen, 17, scored 25 goals and 44 assists for 69 points, had 53 penalty minutes and was +17 in 71 games with Portland of the Western Hockey League during the 2009-10 season. He ranked second among WHL rookies in points. He added 6-12-18 and 18 penalty minutes in 13 playoff games to lead all WHL rookies in playoff scoring.

"We are very pleased to add Ryan to our organization," said Howson. "He is a center with size and hockey sense. He had a strong rookie season with the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League. We are excited to add a player of his talent to our organization and believe he will become a solid NHL player in the not too distant future."

The Port Moody, British Columbia native, Johansen recorded 5-12-17 and 21 penalty minutes in 47 games with Penticton of the British Columbia Hockey League in 2008-09. He added 4-3-7 and two penalty minutes in 10 playoff games to rank fourth on the club in playoff scoring.

The 2010 Entry Draft will continue on Saturday at STAPLES Center with rounds two through seven. The Blue Jackets currently hold the following picks – second round (34th and 55th), fourth round (94th and 102nd), fifth round (124th), sixth round (154th) and seventh round (184th).

RYAN JOHANSEN, Forward

Portland (WHL), Hgt.: 6-3, Wgt.: 194, Shoots: Right, Born: July 31, 1992 (Port Moody, British Columbia)

Career Statistics       Regular Season                                          Playoffs

Year     Team    League  GP  TOI   G  A  PTS   +/-  PIM          GP  G   A    PTS    PIM

2008-09 Penticton  BCHL         47     n/a       5    12    17      n/a       21                10     4       3          7          2

2009-10 Portland     WHL         71     n/a      25   44    69       17        53                13    6      12        18        18

WHL Totals                     71   …    25  44  69     17    53            13  6    12     18      18

BCHL Totals                   47   …     5   12  17     …    21            10  4     3       7        2

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AWAY
PROMOTIONAL

STANDINGS

EASTERN CONFERENCE
  TEAM GP W L OT GF GA PTS
1 p - BOS 82 54 19 9 261 177 117
2 y - PIT 82 51 24 7 249 207 109
3 x - TBL 82 46 27 9 240 215 101
4 x - MTL 82 46 28 8 215 204 100
5 x - NYR 82 45 31 6 218 193 96
6 x - PHI 82 42 30 10 236 235 94
7 x - CBJ 82 43 32 7 231 216 93
8 x - DET 82 39 28 15 222 230 93
9 WSH 82 38 30 14 235 240 90
10 NJD 82 35 29 18 197 208 88
11 OTT 82 37 31 14 236 265 88
12 TOR 82 38 36 8 231 256 84
13 CAR 82 36 35 11 207 230 83
14 NYI 82 34 37 11 225 267 79
15 FLA 82 29 45 8 196 268 66
16 BUF 82 21 51 10 157 248 52

STATS

2013-2014 PLAYOFFS
SKATERS: GP G A +/- Pts
J. Johnson 1 1 1 0 2
D. MacKenzie 1 1 0 0 1
M. Letestu 1 1 0 1 1
B. Dubinsky 1 0 1 1 1
B. Jenner 1 0 1 -1 1
F. Tyutin 1 0 0 -1 0
J. Wisniewski 1 0 0 0 0
B. Comeau 1 0 0 -1 0
N. Nikitin 1 0 0 0 0
J. Skille 1 0 0 -1 0
 
GOALIES: W L OT Sv% GAA
S. Bobrovsky 0 1 0 .875 4.07
 
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