BIRTHPLACE: WASHINGTON, DC
NBA SEASONS: 7
Johnson was a consensus McDonald's, Parade Magazine and USA Today high school All-American as well as Parade's National High School Player of the Year as a senior in 1999. After attending the University of Cincinnati with future NBA players Kenyon Martin, Kenny Satterfield and draftee Steve Logan, he was selected sixth overall by the Atlanta Hawks in the 2000 NBA Draft. In two seasons with the team he averaged 6.7 points and 2.8 rebounds per game. In September of 2002, Johnson sustained serious injuries in a car accident that threated to end his playing career. However, after a full recovery, moved on to the ABA's Long Beach Jam where he played 19 games, before rejoining the NBA, signing a contract with the New York Knicks. The following season, in 2004-05, Johnson rejuvenated his career with the Denver Nuggets, participating in 71 games, and averaging 7.1 points on 49.9 percent field goal shooting.
After over half a decade of playing overseas, Johnson is back in the States and will Co-Captain the team 3's Company with Allen Iverson.