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Marcus Johansson
Marcus Johansson
Left Wing  - WSH
Number: 90
Height: 6' 1"
Weight: 209
Shoots: Left
Born: Oct 6, 1990  (Age 25)
Birthplace: Landskrona, Sweden
Drafted: WSH / 2009 NHL Entry Draft
Round: 1st (24th overall) PROSPECT BIO
Registered career highs in goals (20), points (47), shots (138) and games played (82)
... Marked the first time in Johansson’s career he has reached the 20-goal plateau ...
Ranked third on the team in goals (20), fourth in points (47) and tied for fifth in assists
(27) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) vs. BOS (4/8) ... Scored a goal at OTT (4/4) ... Scored
ENG at NYR (3/29) ... Tallied two assists vs. NSH (3/28) ... Scored a goal vs. BUF (3/7)
... Scored a goal at CBJ (3/3) ... Scored his career-high 15th goal of the season vs. TOR
(3/1), passing his previous career high of 14, set in 2011-12 (80 games) ... Tallied two
assists vs. WPG (2/19) ... Scored a goal at NSH (1/16) ... Earned an assist at PHI (1/8) ...
Scored two goals at TOR (1/7), marking his fifth career multi-goal game and his second
of the season ... Played in his 300th NHL/Capitals game vs. CHI (1/1) ... Scored a goal at
PIT (12/27) ... Earned two assists at TB (12/9) ... Tallied two points (1g, 1a) vs. NYI (11/28)
... Scored two goals vs. CBJ (11/11) ... Earned two points (1g, 1a) at CHI (11/7) ... Scored
a goal vs. CGY (11/2) ... Tallied an assist vs. ARI (11/2) ... Scored a goal and earned
an assist, marking his 100th NHL assist at TB (11/1) ... Scored a goal at VAN (10/26) ...
Scored a goal for the second consecutive game vs. NJ (10/16) ... Scored a PPG vs. SJ
(10/14) ... Scored a goal in Game 1 of the ECQF vs. NYI (4/15) .... Tallied his first career
multi-assist playoff game in Game 5 of the ECQF vs. NYI (4/23) ... Earned an assist in
Game 7 of the ECSF at NYR (5/13).
2013-14: Registered new career highs in assists (36) and power-play goals (6) ... Ranked
second on the team in assists and fourth in points ... The Capitals posted a 21-3-4 record in
games when Johansson earned an assist ... Collected two assists at CAR (4/10) ... Scored
a goal vs. PHI (3/2) ... Earned two assists vs. WPG (2/6) ... Registered two assists at PIT
(1/15) ... Scored a goal at TB (1/9) ... Scored a goal at MIN (1/4) ... Earned two assists vs.
CAR (1/2) ... Scored a goal at CAR (12/20) ... Scored a goal and earned an assist vs. PHI
(12/15) ... Played in his 200th NHL/Capitals game at PHX (11/10) ... Earned an assist at
PHX (11/9) ... Scored a goal and earned an assist vs. MIN (11/7) ... Scored his first goal of
the season, the game-winning goal, and earned an assist vs. NYI (11/5) ... Registered two
assists at EDM (10/24) ... Earned two assists at WPG (10/22) ... Earned his 100th NHL/
Capitals point with an assist vs. EDM (10/14) ... Registered a career-high three points vs.
CGY (10/3). 2012-13: Collected an assist on 4/25 vs. OTT ... Recorded an assist on 4/23
vs. WPG ... Tallied an assist on 4/20 at MTL ... Scored a PPG on 4/16 vs. TOR ... Added
an assist on 4/9 at MTL ...Registered 2a on 4/6 at FLA ... Added an assist on 4/4 vs. NYI
... Tallied 2 assists on 4/2 at CAR ... Collected 1g-1a on 3/31 at PHI ... Recorded an assist
on 3/26 vs. NYI ... Recorded 2 assists on 3/22 at WPG ... Tallied a goal and an assist on
3/21 at WPG ... Registered the GWG and an assist on 3/17 vs. BUF ... Scored a goal on
3/16 at BOS ... Returned to the lineup and recorded an assist on 3/10 vs. NYR ... Scored
first goal of the season on 2/5 vs. TOR. 2011-12: Finished T-3rd on the team in points (46)
... 3rd on WSH in assists ... Set career highs in games played (80), goals (14), assists (32)
and points (46) ... Had 10 points (1g-9a) in his last 13 games ... Registered a goal and an
assist on 3/29 at BOS ... Collected 2 assists on 3/19 at DET ... Tallied 2 assists on 3/13
at NYI ... Scored the GTG on 3/8 vs. TB ... Had a goal and an assist on 2/25 at TOR ...
Tallied his 10th goal of the season on 1/18 at MTL ... Scored twice on 1/9 at LA ... Tallied
an assist on the GWG on 12/15 at WPG ... Tallied an assist on 11/4 at CAR ... Added his
5th goal of the season on 10/29 at VAN ... Scored his 4th goal of the season
on 10/22 vs. DET ... Scored his 3rd goal of the season, the GWG on the power play, on
10/18 vs. FLA ... Scored his 2nd goal of the season, the eventual GWG, on 10/15 vs. OTT
and was named Third Star ... Scored a goal and recorded an assist in his first game
of the season on 10/10 vs. TB and was named Second Star ... Finished fourth among
Capitals forwards in playoff ice time per game (19:35) ... Scored a goal on 4/19 vs. BOS
... Tallied all three points in the ECQF vs. BOS. 2010-11: Made his NHL debut 10/8 at ATL
... Was the youngest player on the Capitals’ roster ... Scored first NHL goal 10/19 vs. BOS
... Recorded first two NHL assists 11/26 vs. TB ... Became the first Capitals rookie since
Alex Ovechkin (2005-06) to score a SHG when he tallied on 2/6 vs. PIT ... Six of his 13
goals were the Caps’ first of the game ... Recorded points in five of seven games (2g-3a)
from 2/14 to 2/26 ... Registered his second career multi-goal game, including the gamewinner,
on 3/15 at MTL and was named First Star ... His best month was March when he
tallied nine points (4g-5a) in 15 games ... Took a career-high seven shots on goal in a 4-3
overtime win vs. CHI on 3/13 ... Had points in seven of the last 17 games (4g, 5a) ... Made
his NHL playoff debut in Game 1 of ECQF vs. NYR ... Tallied his first career playoff assist
in Game 2 of ECQF ... Scored his first two postseason goals, skated 26:27, had four shots
and was a +3 in Game 4 2OT win of ECQF
vs. NYR ... Finished fifth among league rookies in playoff scoring with six points (2g-4a).
European Career
2012-13: Played in 16 games with Bofors IK of the Sweden-1 league during the work
stoppage ... scored eight goals and registered 10 assists. 2009-10: Doubled his offensive
numbers in his second full season in the Swedish Elite League, posting 10 goals and 10
assists in 42 games with Farjestad … Tied for fourth on the team in goals and ranked
sixth in assists. 2008-09: Helped Farjestad (SEL) to the regular-season and playoff
championships, recording 10 points (5g-5a) in 45 games … Averaged a goal per game in
brief stints in Sweden’s third division and junior ranks. 2007-08: Split the season between
Farjestad’s junior team and Skare BK.
International Career
Represented Sweden in the Olympics once (2014) and the World Junior Championship
twice (2009, 2010), winning a medal at each tournament. 2014: Won a silver medal with
Sweden at the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia ... Earned one assist in
five games at the tournament. 2010: Was named captain of Sweden at the World Junior
Championship and won a bronze medal … Tied for fifth on the team with six points (1g-
5a) in five games. 2009: Won a silver medal with Sweden’s World Junior Championship
NHL Transactions
Selected by Washington in the first round, 24th overall, in the 2009 NHL Draft.
Twitter: @MJohansson90 ... Enjoys golfing ... Favorite athlete is Roger Federer ...
Favorite subject in school was English ... Best hockey memory is winning the Swedish
Elite League ... His favorite movie is Fast Five and his favorite TV show is Two and a Half Men ... His favorite place in D.C. is Verizon Center.