Spokane's Tyler Johnson, who had a brilliant four-year career with the Spokane Chiefs, made his NHL debut Thursday night for the Tampa Bay Lightning in a 2-0 loss to the New York Islanders. Johnson was on the ice for more than 11 minutes and said the night's highlight may have been taking in the scene during warmups. Read story
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