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Chad Johnson
18 2.59 0.910
Team: Buffalo Sabres Height: 6-3 Born: 6/10/1986
Position: GWeight: 196 Birthplace: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

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Apr. 5 7:40 AM PT8:40 AM MT9:40 AM CT10:40 AM ET14:40 GMT22:40 7:40 AM MST9:40 AM EST18:40 UAE10:40 ETNaN:� BRT - The Flames' backup goalie left his first appearance since March 23 with an unspecified lower-body injury after stretching to make a pad save.
Analysis: He has no fantasy value and would not be used in the playoffs unless needed.
Mar. 15 3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET22:00 GMT6:00 3:00 PM MST5:00 PM EST2:00 UAE (+1)18:00 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson will get the start in goal as the Calgary Flames vie for their franchise-best 11th straight victory on Wednesday when they host the Boston Bruins.
Analysis: Johnson is replacing starter Brian Elliott, who has been ruled out for the contest due to illness. Elliott has won nine in a row while posting a 1.74 goals-against average and .943 save percentage during the streak, which matches the Atlanta Flames' run during the 1978-79 season.
Feb. 14 8:34 AM PT9:34 AM MT10:34 AM CT11:34 AM ET16:34 GMT0:34 9:34 AM MST11:34 AM EST20:34 UAE11:34 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson had 19 saves on 23 shots through two periods and was replaced by Brian Elliott to start the third in Monday's 5-0 loss to Arizona.
Analysis: Johnson has now allowed at least four goals in three of the last five games after yielding two or fewer in each of his previous five. The Flames host the Flyers on Wednesday, and Johnson stopped 38 pf 43 shots in a 5-3 loss at Philadelphia on Nov. 27. The Flyers rank seventh in the league in shots on goal per game with 31.1.
Feb. 7 6:39 PM PT7:39 PM MT8:39 PM CT9:39 PM ET2:39 GMT10:39 7:39 PM MST9:39 PM EST6:39 UAE (+1)21:39 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson stopped 31 shots in regulation and then turned away Pittsburgh's Phil Kessel and Sidney Crosby in the shootout to seal Tuesday's 3-2 win.
Analysis: Johnson had been struggling, allowing 12 goals over his previous three appearances. Now he seems to be back on track.
Jan. 25 12:22 PM PT1:22 PM MT2:22 PM CT3:22 PM ET20:22 GMT4:22 1:22 PM MST3:22 PM EST0:22 UAE (+1)15:22 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson's recent struggles continued in Tuesday's loss to Montreal, where he surrendered five goals on 20 shots.
Analysis: Johnson was even worse in his previous assignment, allowing three goals on four shots before being pulled 5:58 into Saturday's game against Edmonton. He's recorded a woeful .733 save percentage and a 5.88 goals-against average over his last three starts.
Jan. 18 8:10 AM PT9:10 AM MT10:10 AM CT11:10 AM ET16:10 GMT0:10 9:10 AM MST11:10 AM EST20:10 UAE11:10 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson needed to make just 20 saves in Tuesday's 5-2 win over the Panthers.
Analysis: It appears Johnson has taken back the No. 1 netminder role from Brian Elliott. Johnson has started five of Calgary's last six games, posting a 1.83 GAA along with a .936 save percentage.
Jan. 14 7:36 AM PT8:36 AM MT9:36 AM CT10:36 AM ET15:36 GMT23:36 8:36 AM MST10:36 AM EST19:36 UAE10:36 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson made 34 saves in a 2-1 loss to the Devils on Friday.
Analysis: It appears Johnson could be winning back the No. 1 goalie spot over Brian Elliott. Johnson has started each of Calgary's past four games, yielding just seven goals on 119 shots.
Jan. 12 8:23 AM PT9:23 AM MT10:23 AM CT11:23 AM ET16:23 GMT0:23 9:23 AM MST11:23 AM EST20:23 UAE11:23 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson made 25 saves, including a third-period penalty shot and a late short-handed breakaway, in Wednesday's 3-2 win over the Sharks.
Analysis: It appears Johnson could be winning back the No. 1 goalie spot over Brian Elliott. Johnson has started each of Calgary's past three games, yielding just five goals on 83 shots.
Jan. 8 7:51 AM PT8:51 AM MT9:51 AM CT10:51 AM ET15:51 GMT23:51 8:51 AM MST10:51 AM EST19:51 UAE10:51 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson had 28 saves as the Flames snapped Vancouver's six-game win streak with a 3-1 victory Saturday night.
Analysis: He snapped a four-start losing streak in which he posted a 4.12 GAA and an .862 save percentage.
Dec. 17 10:51 AM PT11:51 AM MT12:51 PM CT1:51 PM ET18:51 GMT2:51 11:51 AM MST1:51 PM EST22:51 UAE13:51 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson stopped 25 of 29 shots before being pulled after two periods in Friday's 4-1 loss to the Blue Jackets.
Analysis: Johnson has now been pulled in consecutive starts after posting a 1.48 GAA in winning his previous six. Relief is in sight, however, as the Flames visit Arizona on Monday, and Johnson is 2-0-0 with a 0.99 GAA against the Coyotes this season. He has a 1.19 GAA in winning his last five starts versus Arizona.
Dec. 15 12:53 PM PT1:53 PM MT2:53 PM CT3:53 PM ET20:53 GMT4:53 1:53 PM MST3:53 PM EST0:53 UAE (+1)15:53 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson stopped 17 of 21 shots and was pulled after two periods in Wednesday's loss to Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Johnson had won his previous six games, posting a 1.48 GAA over that stretch. It was hist first loss at home since Nov. 18.
Dec. 11 7:52 AM PT8:52 AM MT9:52 AM CT10:52 AM ET15:52 GMT23:52 8:52 AM MST10:52 AM EST19:52 UAE10:52 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson made 26 saves for Calgary on Saturday and was in goal for the entirety of the Flames streak, which began with his 39-save 3-0 shutout of the Toronto Maple Leafs on Nov. 30. He is 9-1 in his last 10 starts.
Analysis: Johnson was 6:01 from his fourth shutout of the season on Saturday but Nikola Ehlers beat him over the shoulder on a late power play.
Dec. 9 7:19 AM PT8:19 AM MT9:19 AM CT10:19 AM ET15:19 GMT23:19 8:19 AM MST10:19 AM EST19:19 UAE10:19 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson stopped 27 shots and the Calgary Flames beat the Arizona Coyotes 2-1 on Thursday night.
Analysis: What a stretch for Johnson, who is 7-1-0 with a .951 save percentage in his last eight starts.
Dec. 7 11:57 AM PT12:57 PM MT1:57 PM CT2:57 PM ET19:57 GMT3:57 12:57 PM MST2:57 PM EST23:57 UAE14:57 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson had 29 saves in the Flames' 2-1 win over the Sharks on Tuesday.
Analysis: Johnson won for the seventh time in eight games, and has a 1.74 GAA over that stretch.
Dec. 5 7:46 AM PT8:46 AM MT9:46 AM CT10:46 AM ET15:46 GMT23:46 8:46 AM MST10:46 AM EST19:46 UAE10:46 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson made 30 stops for the Flames in Sunday's 8-3 rout of the Ducks.
Analysis: Starting for the 10th time in the last 12 games, Johnson improved to 8-2-0 with a 1.69 GAA during that span. He is 10-4-1 this season.
Dec. 3 7:47 AM PT8:47 AM MT9:47 AM CT10:47 AM ET15:47 GMT23:47 8:47 AM MST10:47 AM EST19:47 UAE10:47 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson had 21 saves in the Flames' shootout win over the Wild on Friday.
Analysis: Johnson, who as coming off a 39-save shutout of the Leafs, is 5-1-0 in his last six games, posting a 0.98 GAA in the wins.
Dec. 1 9:23 AM PT10:23 AM MT11:23 AM CT12:23 PM ET17:23 GMT1:23 10:23 AM MST12:23 PM EST21:23 UAE12:23 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson made 39 saves in Calgary's 3-0 victory over Toronto on Wednesday night.
Analysis: Johnson has started eight of the last 10 games, going 6-2-0 with a 1.50 goals-against average, a .951 save percentage and a career-best three shutouts.
Nov. 28 9:57 AM PT10:57 AM MT11:57 AM CT12:57 PM ET17:57 GMT1:57 10:57 AM MST12:57 PM EST21:57 UAE12:57 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson gave up five goals on 43 shots in Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Flyers.
Analysis: Johnson came to Philadelphia on a roll, having posted a 1.00 GAA in winning his previous three starts.
Nov. 26 9:29 AM PT10:29 AM MT11:29 AM CT12:29 PM ET17:29 GMT1:29 10:29 AM MST12:29 PM EST21:29 UAE12:29 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson won for the fifth time six starts, making 35 saves to lead the Flames to a 2-1 victory over the Bruins on Friday night.
Analysis: Johnson, who stopped all 34 shots he faced Wednesday in a 2-0 victory at Columbus, has a 1.17 GAA and .958 save percentage in his last six starts.
Nov. 24 11:52 AM PT12:52 PM MT1:52 PM CT2:52 PM ET19:52 GMT3:52 12:52 PM MST2:52 PM EST23:52 UAE14:52 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson made 34 saves, and the Flames earned a 2-0 win over the Blue Jackets on Wednesday.
Analysis: Johnson earned his second shutout in five games, going 4-1-0 with a 1.20 GAA in that span.
Nov. 17 6:23 AM PT7:23 AM MT8:23 AM CT9:23 AM ET14:23 GMT22:23 7:23 AM MST9:23 AM EST18:23 UAE9:23 ETNaN:� BRT - Making his second consecutive start for the Flames, Johnson finished with 20 saves in a 2-1 overtime win over the Coyotes on Wednesday to improve his record to 4-2-1.
Analysis: Just one night earlier, Johnson stopped 27 shots in a 1-0 road win over the Wild.
Nov. 16 8:32 AM PT9:32 AM MT10:32 AM CT11:32 AM ET16:32 GMT0:32 9:32 AM MST11:32 AM EST20:32 UAE11:32 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson made 27 saves and recorded his first shutout of the season in Tuesday's 1-0 win over the Wild.
Analysis: Johnson's last shutout was Dec. 17, 2015, against Anaheim. This will only help his case to cut into the playing time of No. 1 goaltender Brian Elliott, whose .882 save percentage and 3.36 goals-against average rank among the league's worst.
Oct. 19 5:56 AM PT6:56 AM MT7:56 AM CT8:56 AM ET12:56 GMT20:56 5:56 AM MST7:56 AM EST16:56 UAE8:56 ETNaN:� BRT - Johnson faced just 21 shots in Tuesday's 4-3 overtime over the Sabres, but let three in.
Analysis: He does not have any fantasy value at the moment.
July 1 3:17 PM PT4:17 PM MT5:17 PM CT6:17 PM ET22:17 GMT6:17 3:17 PM MST5:17 PM EST2:17 UAE (+1)18:17 ET19:17 BRT - Johnson reportedly landed a one-year, $1.7 million contract Friday to be the Flames' backup to Brian Elliott.
Analysis: Johnson went 22-16-4 with a 2.36 goals-against average for the Sabres last season. He is 50-30-11 with a 2.39 GAA with five teams since making his NHL debut during the 2009-10 season.

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