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Marcus Johnson
SG/SF - 6'6, 210lbs - 37 years old - 0 years of NBA experience
Retired - Retired after 2016 season
  • Birthdate: 02/13/1987
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2010
  • Pre-draft team: USC
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Right
  • Agent: -
14th September, 2010CroatiaSigned a one year contract with Cibona Zagreb.
4th December, 2010CroatiaLeft Cibona Zagreb.
27th September, 2011SwedenSigned a one year contract with Sundsvall Dragons.
29th January, 2012SwedenReleased by Sundsvall.
1st November, 2013D-LeagueDrafted 42nd overall in the 2013 D-League Draft by Iowa Energy.
12th November, 2013D-LeagueWaived by Iowa Energy.
30th October, 2014D-LeagueDesignated as a local tryout player by Reno Bighorns.
13th November, 2014D-LeagueWaived by Reno Bighorns.
Career Moves
2005 - 2007Duke (NCAA)
2007 - 2010USC (NCAA)
July 2010Phoenix Suns (Summer League)
September 2010 - December 2010Cibona Zagreb (Croatia)
September 2011 - January 2012Sundsvall Dragons (Sweden)
November 2013Iowa Energy (D-League)
October 2014 - November 2014Reno Bighorns (D-League)
December 2015 - June 2016Taranaki Mountain Airs (New Zealand)
Articles about Marcus Johnson

October 6, 2010

[Dwight] Lewis just graduated from USC, where last year he was both their leading scorer and best defender. (Marcus Johnson gambled a bit too much for my liking.) [...]

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July 12, 2010

Marcus Johnson

Marcus Johnson is a 6'6 USC swingman noted most in his college days for his dunking ability. The fifth year senior is plenty athletic enough, and capable of playing extremely good perimeter defense. Unfortunately, he never learned how to score; last year he averaged 9.6ppg and 4.6rpg, but shot only 39% from the field, 28% from three point range, and turned it over 3 times per game. For all his athleticism and gambling defense, Johnson can't dribble or shoot, which is problematic in a guard. But if someone falls in love with him like Mike Woodson did with Mario West - that is to say, very very very much - then Johnson has a chance.

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