New York Rangers All-Time Roster

Seasons with Rangers: 7 (1975-76; 1977-1983)
Regular-Season Games with Rangers: 371
Playoff Games with Rangers: 53

Acquired
Selected by Rangers in Round 6 of 1974 NHL Amateur Draft (6th Rangers pick, No. 104 overall).

Departed
Traded by Rangers to Detroit with Ed Mio and Ron Duguay in exchange for Mike Blaisdell, Mark Osborne and Willie Huber on June 13, 1983.

Show All Stats
NYR - Career Regular Season Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1975-1976 Rangers 10 2 1 3 4 4 0 0 0 6 33.3
1977-1978 Rangers 53 13 13 26 -3 44 2 1 0 93 14.0
1978-1979 Rangers 30 5 3 8 -5 27 0 0 0 18 27.8
1979-1980 Rangers 78 14 21 35 3 60 0 0 3 121 11.6
1980-1981 Rangers 80 30 38 68 15 100 4 3 5 187 16.0
1981-1982 Rangers 68 30 28 58 -5 57 4 0 3 141 21.3
1982-1983 Rangers 52 15 21 36 -4 27 2 1 1 98 15.3
Team Totals: 371 109 125 234 5 319 12 5 12 664 16.4
NYR - Career Playoff Stats
Season Team GP G A P +/- PIM PP SH GW S S%
1978-1979 Rangers 17 5 0 5 10 0 1 1
1979-1980 Rangers 9 0 1 1 25 0 0 0
1980-1981 Rangers 8 2 2 4 4 0 0 1
1981-1982 Rangers 10 2 6 8 25 1 0 0
1982-1983 Rangers 9 4 1 5 19 1 1 0
Team Totals: 53 13 10 23 83 2 2 2
 Bio/News
RANGERS DEBUT
Dec. 10, 1975 (Rangers vs. Buffalo Sabres)

FINAL GAME WITH RANGERS
April 22, 1983 (Rangers vs. New York Islanders) (playoffs)

MAJOR NHL AWARDS/ACHIEVEMENTS WITH RANGERS
NHL All-Star Game — 1981

RANGERS TEAM AWARDS
Rangers MVP — 1980-81
Boucher Trophy (Most Popular) — 1980-81

RANGERS TEAM LEADER
Most goals — 1980-81 (tie)

RANGERS ORGANIZATION STATISTICS
Minor-league games: 178
Minor-league teams: Providence (AHL) 1975-1976; New Haven (AHL) 1976-1978

MISCELLANEOUS
Full name: Edward LaVern Johnstone
Uniform Numbers: 14, 17
Retired from pro hockey: 1987

NOTES
Began pro career by signing with Michigan of WHA, but left WHA to join Rangers organization after his WHA team folded in January 1975. ... Named to AHL`s 1976-77 First All-Star Team while playing for Rangers` affiliate in New Haven.

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º Rangers MVP Winners
º Boucher Trophy Winners
º Photographic Memory: 1979 Stanley Cup Playoffs


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