UND Hall of Fame BIO
Greg Johnson
Player Profile:
Greg Johnson 2321243
Position: Hall of Fame, class of 2013
Hometown: Thunder Bay, Ontario
Alma Mater: University of North Dakota
Graduating Year: 1993
UND’s all-time scoring leader with 272 career points in 155 games, including a WCHA-record 198 assists … The only three-time Hobey Baker Memorial Award finalist (1991, 1992, 1993) in UND history … A three-time All-American, earning first-team honors in 1991 and 1993 and second-team honors in 1992 … Named to three straight All-WCHA First Teams (1991-93) … Two-time WCHA All-Academic Team selection … Following college, spent two seasons with Canadian National Team … Won a gold medal with Canada at the 1991 World Junior Championship … Also represented Canada at the 1994 Winter Olympics … Went on to enjoy a 12-year National Hockey League career with Detroit, Pittsburgh, Chicago and Nashville … Served as team captain in Nashville for his final three seasons in the NHL … Finished his NHL career with 369 points (145 goals, 224 assists) in 785 games … Was originally drafted by Philadelphia in the second round (33rd overall) of the 1989 draft … Brothers Corey (1992-96) and Ryan (1994-96) also played at UND … Originally from Thunder Bay, Ontario.
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