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Darius Johnson-Odom
SG - 6'1, 220lbs - 33 years old - 2 years of NBA experience
Signed in France - Signed with Le Mans
  • Birthdate: 09/28/1989
  • Drafted (NBA): 55th pick, 2012
  • Pre-draft team: Marquette
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Left
  • Agent: Lance Young (Excel Sports Management)
Stats
Transactions
DateLeagueTransaction
2012 NBA DraftNBADrafted 55th overall by Dallas.
2012 NBA DraftNBADraft rights traded by Dallas to L.A. Lakers in exchange for cash.
14th September, 2012NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with L.A. Lakers.
10th November, 2012D-LeagueAssigned by L.A. Lakers to Los Angeles D-Fenders of the D-League.
11th November, 2012D-LeagueRecalled by L.A. Lakers from Los Angeles D-Fenders of the D-League.
17th November, 2012D-LeagueAssigned by L.A. Lakers to Los Angeles D-Fenders of the D-League.
18th November, 2012D-LeagueRecalled by L.A. Lakers from Los Angeles D-Fenders of the D-League.
25th November, 2012D-LeagueAssigned by L.A. Lakers to Los Angeles D-Fenders of the D-League.
7th January, 2013D-LeagueRecalled by L.A. Lakers from Los Angeles D-Fenders of the D-League.
7th January, 2013NBAWaived by L.A. Lakers.
25th January, 2013RussiaSigned for the remainder of the season with Spartak St. Petersburg.
25th September, 2013NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with L.A. Lakers.
17th October, 2013NBAWaived by L.A. Lakers.
18th October, 2013ChinaSigned a one year contract with Sichuan Flying Whales.
20th November, 2013ChinaReleased by Sichuan Flying Whales.
3rd January, 2014D-LeagueAcquired by Sioux Falls Skyforce.
14th March, 2014NBASigned a 10 day contract with Philadelphia.
2nd August, 2014ItalySigned a one year contract with Cantu.
12th June, 2015TurkeySigned a one year contract with Trabzonspor.
28th December, 2015TurkeyLeft Trabzonspor.
28th December, 2015GreeceSigned for the remainder of the season with Olympiakos.
11th June, 2016ItalySigned a one year contract with Sassari.
1st February, 2017ItalyLeft Sassari.
1st February, 2017ItalySigned for the remainder of the season with Vanoli Cremona.
28th September, 2017ItalyRe-signed by Vanoli Cremona to a one year contract.
23rd September, 2018NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Minnesota.
13rd October, 2018NBAWaived by Minnesota.
22nd October, 2018G-LeagueDesignated as an allocated player by Iowa Wolves.
Career Moves
2008 - 2009Hutchinson CC (Junior College)
2009 - 2012Marquette (NCAA)
June 2012 - January 2013L.A. Lakers (NBA)
January 2013 - June 2013Spartak St. Petersburg (Russia)
July 2013Boston Celtics (Summer League)
July 2013Denver Nuggets (Summer League)
September 2013 - October 2013L.A. Lakers (NBA)
October 2013 - November 2013Sichaun (China)
January 2014 - March 2014Sioux Falls Skyforce (D-League)
March 2014Philadelphia 76ers (NBA)
August 2014 - June 2015Cantu (Italy)
June 2015 - December 2015Trabzonspor (Turkey)
December 2015 - June 2016Olympiakos (Greece)
June 2016 - February 2017Sassari (Italy)
February 2017 - June 2018Vanoli Cremona (Italy)
September 2018 - October 2018Minnesota Timberwolves (NBA)
October 2018 - presentIowa Wolves (G-League)
Articles about Darius Johnson-Odom

December 10, 2013

Darius Johnson-Odom - Johnson-Odom replaced Flynn with Sichuan, and appeared in four games for the team. However, despite scoring 82 points on 48 shots and 58% shooting in 120 minutes, the last placed Blue Whales replaced him last month, and he is again unsigned.

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July 8, 2013

Darius Johnson-Odom

In his first pro season, Johnson-Odom confirmed what was known - he can score, either by throwing himself thorough unafraid at the basket in the pursuit of contact, or through his streaky yet explosive jumpshot. His height, 6'3, is his main disadvantage. But if you're good, then you're good, and at some point height becomes arbitrary. Johnson-Odom has NBA talent. More importantly here, Johnson-Odom has everything you need to be a sensational summer leaguer. He should dominate here.

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March 16, 2011

The team's best shooter, Darius Johnson-Odom, started out in a horrific shooting slump. Johnson-Odom was a blisteringly good shooter in 2009/10, hitting 47% of his threes, but hit only 13 of his first 50 this season, and has shot only 36% from there in total. He has nonetheless countered that with an improved dribble-drive game; undersized at 6'2, but decently athletic, very strong and fearless, Johnson can make shots around the basket better than he used to, and is always looking to get to the foul line when around the basket. That same combination of physical tools makes him quite the defensive combo guard, too.

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