Who in the world can keep up with Triplets?

by Gary Shelton on January 11, 2015 · 0 comments

in general, Tampa Bay Lightning

Johnson's confidence has grown/ANDREW J. KRAMER

Johnson's confidence has grown/ANDREW J. KRAMER

Sunday, 6 a.m.

TAMPA

The line starts in the great Northwest. It is there that the puck starts to move toward the East.

He is from Spokane, Washington, a small, live-wire of a hockey player, built on jets and gristle. There is winner's blood in his veins, and the more you watch Tyler Johnson, the more you believe that such a thing exists. His team will beat yours. With Johnson, it has always been that way. Size doesn't matter. Pedigree doesn't matter. Johnson will be faster than you, and smarter than you.

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