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Chris Johnson
SG/SF - 6'6, 201lbs - 32 years old - 4 years of NBA experience
Signed in Israel - Signed with Hapoel Holon
  • Birthdate: 04/29/1990
  • Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2012
  • Pre-draft team: Dayton
  • Country: USA
  • Hand: Left
  • Agent: Marc Cornstein (Pinnacle Management)
Stats
Transactions
DateLeagueTransaction
18th September, 2012NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with L.A. Clippers.
7th October, 2012NBAWaived by L.A. Clippers.
9th October, 2012NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Orlando.
27th October, 2012NBAWaived by Orlando.
2nd November, 2012D-LeagueDrafted 7th overall in the 2012 D-League Draft by Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
23rd January, 2013NBASigned a 10 day contract with Memphis.
3rd February, 2013NBASigned a second 10 day contract with Memphis.
20th February, 2013D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
24th September, 2013NBASigned an unguaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Brooklyn.
26th October, 2013NBAWaived by Brooklyn.
1st November, 2013D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
17th January, 2014NBASigned a 10 day contract with Boston.
28th January, 2014NBASigned a second 10 day contract with Boston.
7th February, 2014NBASigned a partially guaranteed minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season and through 2017 with Boston. Included team option for 2016/17.
25th September, 2014NBAWaived by Boston.
28th September, 2014NBAClaimed off waivers by Philadelphia.
15th November, 2014NBAWaived by Philadelphia.
13th December, 2014D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
28th January, 2015NBASigned a 10 day contract with Utah.
7th February, 2015D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
6th March, 2015NBASigned a 10 day contract with Milwaukee.
16th March, 2015NBASigned a second 10 day contract with Milwaukee.
26th March, 2015NBASigned a partially guaranteed minimum salary contract for the remainder of the season and through 2017 with Utah.
22nd October, 2016NBAWaived by Utah.
23rd November, 2016D-LeagueDesignated as a returning player by Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
22nd September, 2017NBASigned a partially guaranteed one year minimum salary contract with Houston.
13th October, 2017NBAWaived by Houston.
13th November, 2017FranceSigned for the remainder of the season with Gravelines-Dunkirque.
Career Moves
2008 - 2012Dayton (NCAA)
July 2012Philadelphia 76ers (Summer League)
September 2012 - October 2012L.A. Clippers (NBA)
October 2012Orlando Magic (NBA)
November 2012 - January 2013Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
January 2013 - February 2013Memphis Grizzlies (NBA)
February 2013 - June 2013Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
September 2013 - October 2013Brooklyn Nets (NBA)
November 2013 - January 2014Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
January 2014 - September 2014Boston Celtics (NBA)
September 2014 - November 2014Philadelphia 76ers (NBA)
December 2014 - January 2015Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
January 2015 - February 2015Utah Jazz (NBA)
February 2015 - March 2015Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
March 2015Milwaukee Bucks (NBA)
March 2015 - October 2016Utah Jazz (NBA)
November 2016 - June 2017Rio Grande Valley Vipers (D-League)
July 2017Indiana Pacers (Summer League)
July 2017Houston Rockets (Summer League)
September 2017 - October 2017Houston Rockets (NBA)
November 2017 - presentGravelines-Dunkirque (France)
Articles about Chris Johnson

July 6, 2014

Chris Johnson - Johnson is also signed through 2017 and being taught to become the next Keith Bogans. Corner threes, catch and shoots, decent if slightly overstated man to man perimeter defense, and the like. He misses quite a lot of open shots from the corner and the wing so it's going swimmingly so far.

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December 13, 2013

Chris Johnson - Johnson - the swingman from Dayton, not the big man from LSU - was a surprise call-up to the Grizzlies last season, a surprise on account of the limited nature of his game. That game is mostly limited to three point shooting and solid perimeter defense, yet this is fine in a Keith Bogans-style role. There are however candidates arguably better at both facets.

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July 13, 2013

Chris Johnson

Johnson got a couple of unexpected training camp looks with the Clippers and Magic as a three-and-D candidate, and then got a couple of even more unexpected ten day contracts with the Grizzlies at the turn of the year. The rest of the year was spent with the Rio Grande Valley Vipers, where he averaged a comparatively sedate 10.6 points, 4.2 rebounds and 1.4 steals per game. Those numbers look far too small for a call-up candidate - nevertheless, Johnson is an off-the-ball role player, no matter what league he is in, so it makes sense logically.

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