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Columbus Blue Jackets re-sign goalie Cam Johnson for 2021-22

Apr 19, 2018; Columbus, OH, USA; A view of an official game puck with the Stanley Cup logo prior to the Washington Capitals against the Columbus Blue Jackets in game four of the first round of the 2018 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nationwide Arena. Mandatory Credit: Aaron Doster-USA TODAY Sports

The Columbus Blue Jackets re-signed goaltender Cam Johnson to a one-year, two-way contract for 2021-22 on Friday.

Johnson, 27, originally signed with the Blue Jackets as a free agent on Jan. 9, 2021, and served on the club’s taxi squad during the majority of the 2021-22 campaign. He posted a 6-1-0 record with a 1.77 goals-against average, .941 save percentage and two shutouts in seven games with the ECHL’s Florida Everblades last season.

The Michigan native has registered a 23-11-2 record with a 2.28 GAA, .926 save percentage and five shutouts in 38 career ECHL contests with the Everblades and Adirondack Thunder from 2018-21. He is 11-16-5 with a 3.80 GAA, .873 save percentage and one shutout in 32 career AHL games with the Binghamton Devils from 2017-19.

Johnson played four seasons at the University of North Dakota from 2014-18, compiling a 56-26-12 record, 2.10 GAA, .914 save percentage and 12 shutouts in 102 career games. In 2015-16, he went 24-4-2 and led the Fighting Hawks to the NCAA championship.

–Field Level Media