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Adam Johnson (June 22, 1994 – October 28, 2023) was an American professional ice hockey forward. He played with the Pittsburgh Penguins of the National Hockey League (NHL). He also played overseas in Europe with the Malmö Redhawks, Augsburger Panther and Nottingham Panthers.

Johnson was born in Hibbing, Minnesota. He played college hockey for the University of Minnesota Duluth, where he was a two-time NCHC champion. He was signed as an undrafted free agent by the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2018.

Johnson made his NHL debut with the Penguins on March 2, 2019. He played in 13 games for the Penguins in the 2018–19 season, scoring one goal and four assists. He was traded to the Los Angeles Kings in 2020, but never played a game for them.

Johnson signed with the Malmö Redhawks of the Swedish Hockey League (SHL) in 2020. He played two seasons for the Redhawks, scoring 27 goals and 49 assists in 119 games. He then signed with the Augsburger Panther of the Deutsche Eishockey Liga (DEL) in 2022.

Johnson signed with the Nottingham Panthers of the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) in 2023. He died on October 28, 2023, after suffering a severe cut to his neck during a game.

Johnson was a skilled and versatile forward who was known for his speed and playmaking ability. He was also a strong defensive player. He was a popular player with his teammates and coaches, and he was a rising star in the hockey world.

Johnson’s death was a tragic loss for the hockey community. He was a talented player with a bright future ahead of him. He will be deeply missed by his family, friends, teammates, and fans.



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