Davey Johnson is the father of late Adam Johnson an American professional ice hockey forward who died in October 2023 after an on-ice collision resulted in a cut to his neck from a skate. He was seen on video trying to skate to the bench while holding his neck after he had fallen to the ice during the play and soon blood covered the ice. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Davey has been broken by the loss of his son and has since become an ally for increased safety measures in ice hockey. Adam’s death has sent shockwaves through many communities, from our local residents here in Sheffield to ice hockey fans across the world.
Davey Johnson Wife
Davey Johnson is married with Susan Johnson and they have been happily together for over 30 years. They first met in college where they were both studying business administration.
|Famous as||Adam Johnson’s Father|
|Lives in||Sheffield, England, UK|
|Age||in his early 60s|
How Old Is He?
Davey Johnson’s exact date of birth is not known. Though, he is in his early 60s. He holds British nationality. He had a son named, Adam Johnson made his NHL debut that night, a 2-1 victory over the Nashville Predators.
Johnson had been the AHL’s second-leading scorer for the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in the previous season. He played 13 total NHL games and scored one goal in a 7-4 win versus the Minnesota Wild in his native state on October 12, 2019.
Johnson agreed to terms to join the Nottingham Panthers of the Elite Ice Hockey League (EIHL) for the 2023–24 season, in Aug 2023. He was a USHL All-Star in 2015 after playing junior hockey with the Indiana Ice and Sioux City Musketeers after graduating from Hibbing High School. He played two years of college hockey with the Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs of the National Collegiate Hockey Conference (NCHC) without being drafted.
Davey Johnson Net Worth
Davey Johnson’s net worth is not known. As of 2023, Davey Johnson’s net worth was estimated to be between $1-$5 million dollars. He was signed as a free agent for the remainder of the 2020–21 season with the Ontario Reign of the AHL, in 2021. People in England ice hockey were shocked and saddened by Adam Johnson’s death. He had been playing for at the time of his death.