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Amir Johnson

29-Year-Old    C,PF    Boston Celtics

2016-17 NBA Stats

PTS

6.4

REB

4.0

AST

1.8

STL

0.5

BLK

0.6

2016-17 NBA ROS Projections

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2016-17 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

In his first season with the Celtics, Johnson essentially picked up where he left off in Toronto, providing strong interior defense and rebounding while scoring efficiently around the rim. The 29-year-old averaged 7.3 points, 6.4 rebounds, 1.7 assists and 1.1 blocks per game...

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HT: 6' 9"   WT: 240 lbs   DOB: 5/1/1987  College: Westchester High School (California)   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd, #26 Overall in 2005   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a two-year, $24 million contract with the Celtics in July of 2015.

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Johnson produced 11 points (5-7 FG, 1-1 FT), five rebounds and one assist across 23 minutes in Wednesday's 117-87 win in Orlando.

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Amir Johnson NBA Stats – Per Game
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2005-06 18 3 13.0 6.7 1.3 1.0 0.0 0.7 0.7 70.0 100.0 1.3 1.0 0.3 1.0 66.7 2.3 3.3 1.3 1.3
2006-07 19 8 15.5 5.9 4.6 0.4 0.6 1.6 0.0 54.5 78.6 1.1 1.9 2.8 0.4 0.0 2.3 4.1 1.4 1.8
2007-08 20 62 12.3 3.6 3.8 0.5 0.4 1.3 0.0 55.8 67.3 0.6 1.4 2.4 0.0 0.0 1.5 2.7 0.6 0.9
2008-09 21 62 14.7 3.5 3.7 0.3 0.3 1.0 0.0 59.5 65.7 0.5 1.6 2.1 0.0 0.0 1.6 2.6 0.4 0.6
2009-10 22 82 17.8 6.2 4.8 0.6 0.5 0.8 0.0 62.3 63.8 0.8 1.9 2.9 0.0 0.0 2.5 4.1 1.2 1.8
2010-11 23 TOR 72 25.7 9.6 6.4 1.1 0.7 1.2 0.0 56.8 78.8 1.0 2.6 3.8 0.0 0.0 3.9 6.9 1.8 2.2
2011-12 24 TOR 64 24.3 7.1 6.4 1.2 0.5 1.1 0.0 57.6 69.0 1.5 2.3 4.0 0.1 40.0 3.1 5.3 0.9 1.3
2012-13 25 TOR 81 28.7 10.0 7.5 1.5 1.0 1.4 0.1 55.4 72.7 1.4 2.8 4.7 0.2 38.5 4.1 7.5 1.7 2.3
2013-14 26 TOR 77 28.8 10.4 6.6 1.5 0.7 1.1 0.3 56.2 63.6 1.6 2.2 4.3 0.9 30.3 4.5 7.9 1.2 1.9
2014-15 27 TOR 75 26.4 9.3 6.1 1.6 0.6 0.8 0.3 57.4 61.2 1.5 2.1 4.0 0.6 41.3 4.0 6.9 1.1 1.7
2015-16 28 BOS 79 22.8 7.3 6.4 1.7 0.7 1.1 0.1 58.5 57.0 1.2 2.3 4.1 0.5 23.3 3.2 5.4 0.9 1.5
2016-17 29 BOS 22 19.7 6.4 4.0 1.8 0.5 0.6 0.3 55.3 84.0 0.9 1.5 2.4 0.7 37.5 2.6 4.7 1.0 1.1
Rest Of Season Projections 29 BOS 55 21.1 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Amir Johnson
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Amir Johnson NBA Stats – Recent Stat Breakdown
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Time Period G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
Last 7 Days 4 14.5 6.3 2.8 1.3 0.3 0.5 0.0 73.3 100.0 0.5 1.3 1.5 0.3 0.0 2.8 3.8 0.8 0.8
Last 14 Days 7 14.7 5.7 3.0 1.0 0.4 0.6 0.0 58.6 85.7 0.4 1.4 1.6 0.4 0.0 2.4 4.1 0.9 1.0
Last 30 Days 16 19.1 6.0 3.9 1.5 0.4 0.5 0.1 55.9 94.7 0.9 1.6 2.3 0.6 22.2 2.4 4.3 1.1 1.2
Last 5 Games 5 14.6 7.2 3.2 1.2 0.4 0.6 0.0 68.2 100.0 0.4 1.6 1.6 0.4 0.0 3.0 4.4 1.2 1.2
Last 10 Games 10 15.7 4.6 3.5 1.0 0.3 0.5 0.0 52.6 85.7 0.5 1.2 2.3 0.4 0.0 2.0 3.8 0.6 0.7
Last 20 Games 20 19.9 6.4 4.0 1.9 0.5 0.6 0.3 54.8 90.9 0.8 1.5 2.5 0.8 37.5 2.6 4.7 1.0 1.1

 

2016-17 NBA Game Log   Amir Johnson
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
Dec 7 @ORL 23 11 5 1 0 0 1 5 7 1 1 0 0 2 3 3
Dec 5 @HOU 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 2
Dec 3 @PHI 15 6 2 1 0 1 0 3 4 0 0 0 1 0 2 2
Dec 2 SAC 15 8 2 3 1 1 0 3 3 2 2 0 0 2 0 3
Nov 30 DET 15 11 5 1 1 1 0 4 7 3 3 0 1 3 2 3
Nov 28 @MIA 13 4 3 1 0 0 0 2 2 0 1 0 0 1 2 1
Nov 25 SAS 17 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 5 0 0 0 1 1 1 4
Nov 23 @BKN 19 2 9 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 7 2
Nov 21 @MIN 15 2 2 2 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 2 4
Nov 19 @DET 20 2 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 3 2
Nov 18 GSW 16 6 2 1 0 1 2 3 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
Nov 16 DAL 29 8 6 4 2 0 1 3 4 2 2 0 0 3 3 2
Nov 14 @NOP 27 9 5 4 0 0 0 3 7 2 2 1 3 2 3 6
Nov 12 @IND 31 14 9 3 0 1 3 4 8 6 6 0 1 5 4 4
Nov 11 NYK 21 2 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 2 2 0 0 2 1 2
Nov 9 @WAS 24 11 3 1 1 1 1 5 5 0 0 1 1 1 2 4
Nov 6 DEN 16 4 1 4 0 0 0 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Nov 3 @CLE 26 3 4 5 0 2 1 1 5 1 1 0 2 2 2 3
Nov 2 CHI 30 23 6 3 3 2 0 9 11 1 2 4 4 1 5 2
Oct 29 @CHA 21 2 5 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 1 1 4 4
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Oct 27 @CHI 16 5 1 1 0 1 0 2 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 3
Oct 26 BKN 20 8 7 2 1 0 4 4 6 0 1 0 0 4 3 2
Amir Johnson Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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Amir Johnson – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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1.  Amir Johnson

2.  Kelly Olynyk

3.  Jonas Jerebko

4.  Al Horford

5.  Jordan Mickey

6.  Tyler Zeller

7.  Jaylen Brown

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True Shooting Percentage

61.8%

True Shooting % in 2016-17

In 2016-17, Amir Johnson has a true shooting percentage of 61.8%.

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Amir Johnson NBA Stats – Per 36 Minutes
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2005-06 18 3 36.0 18.5 3.7 2.8 0.0 1.8 1.8 70.0 100.0 3.7 2.8 0.9 2.8 66.7 6.5 9.2 3.7 3.7
2006-07 19 8 36.0 13.6 10.7 0.9 1.5 3.8 0.0 54.5 78.6 2.6 4.4 6.4 0.9 0.0 5.2 9.6 3.2 4.1
2007-08 20 62 36.0 10.4 11.1 1.4 1.1 3.9 0.0 55.8 67.3 1.8 4.1 7.0 0.0 0.0 4.3 7.8 1.7 2.6
2008-09 21 62 36.0 8.6 9.2 0.8 0.8 2.4 0.0 59.5 65.7 1.3 4.0 5.1 0.0 0.0 3.8 6.4 0.9 1.4
2009-10 22 82 36.0 12.6 9.8 1.2 1.1 1.6 0.0 62.3 63.8 1.6 3.8 6.0 0.1 0.0 5.1 8.3 2.3 3.7
2010-11 23 TOR 72 36.0 13.4 9.0 1.6 1.0 1.7 0.0 56.8 78.8 1.3 3.7 5.3 0.0 0.0 5.5 9.6 2.4 3.1
2011-12 24 TOR 64 36.0 10.5 9.5 1.8 0.8 1.6 0.0 57.6 69.0 2.2 3.5 6.0 0.1 40.0 4.5 7.9 1.3 1.9
2012-13 25 TOR 81 36.0 12.6 9.5 1.9 1.3 1.7 0.1 55.4 72.7 1.8 3.5 5.9 0.2 38.5 5.2 9.4 2.1 2.9
2013-14 26 TOR 77 36.0 13.0 8.2 1.9 0.9 1.4 0.3 56.2 63.6 2.0 2.8 5.4 1.1 30.3 5.6 10.0 1.5 2.3
2014-15 27 TOR 75 36.0 12.6 8.3 2.1 0.8 1.1 0.3 57.4 61.2 2.0 2.9 5.4 0.8 41.3 5.4 9.4 1.4 2.3
2015-16 28 BOS 79 36.0 11.5 10.1 2.8 1.0 1.7 0.2 58.5 57.0 1.9 3.6 6.5 0.9 23.3 5.0 8.5 1.4 2.4
2016-17 29 BOS 22 36.0 11.7 7.2 3.3 0.9 1.1 0.5 55.3 84.0 1.7 2.8 4.4 1.3 37.5 4.7 8.6 1.7 2.1
Rest Of Season Projections 29 BOS 55 36.0 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Amir Johnson
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Amir Johnson NBA Stats – Totals
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Season Age Team G Min PTS REB AST STL BLK 3PM FG% FT% TO OREB DREB 3PA 3P% FGM FGA FTM FTA
2005-06 18 3 39 20 4 3 0 2 2 70.0 100.0 4 3 1 3 66.7 7 10 4 4
2006-07 19 8 124 47 37 3 5 13 0 54.5 78.6 9 15 22 3 0.0 18 33 11 14
2007-08 20 62 764 221 235 29 24 82 0 55.8 67.3 39 87 148 0 0.0 92 165 37 55
2008-09 21 62 911 217 232 20 20 60 0 59.5 65.7 33 102 130 0 0.0 97 163 23 35
2009-10 22 82 1457 511 395 48 44 66 0 62.3 63.8 63 154 241 4 0.0 208 334 95 149
2010-11 23 TOR 72 1853 688 461 81 53 88 0 56.8 78.8 69 189 272 1 0.0 281 495 126 160
2011-12 24 TOR 64 1553 452 408 79 33 69 2 57.6 69.0 94 149 259 5 40.0 196 340 58 84
2012-13 25 TOR 81 2325 813 611 122 81 110 5 55.4 72.7 117 227 384 13 38.5 336 606 136 187
2013-14 26 TOR 77 2214 799 505 115 56 88 20 56.2 63.6 123 172 333 66 30.3 344 612 91 143
2014-15 27 TOR 75 1979 694 456 117 44 59 19 57.4 61.2 110 159 297 46 41.3 298 519 79 129
2015-16 28 BOS 79 1800 577 505 138 52 83 10 58.5 57.0 94 178 327 43 23.3 249 426 69 121
2016-17 29 BOS 22 433 141 87 40 11 13 6 55.3 84.0 20 34 53 16 37.5 57 103 21 25
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Amir Johnson NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2005-06 18 3 13.0 85.0 80.0 16.0 21.3 0.8 7.3
2006-07 19 8 15.5 60.0 54.5 5.9 17.6 0.3 9.8
2007-08 20 62 12.3 58.4 55.8 11.3 15.2 0.7 7.4
2008-09 21 62 14.7 60.8 59.5 8.6 14.3 0.6 7.1
2009-10 22 82 17.8 63.9 62.3 9.4 12.3 0.8 10.0
2010-11 23 TOR 72 25.7 60.8 56.8 11.3 9.6 1.2 14.6
2011-12 24 TOR 64 24.3 60.0 57.9 14.4 17.1 0.8 12.1
2012-13 25 TOR 81 28.7 59.1 55.9 13.2 12.6 1.0 16.0
2013-14 26 TOR 77 28.8 59.2 57.8 12.6 13.5 0.9 14.5
2014-15 27 TOR 75 26.4 60.3 59.2 14.6 13.7 1.1 13.2
2015-16 28 BOS 79 22.8 60.2 59.6 19.4 13.2 1.5 13.1
2016-17 29 BOS 22 19.7 61.8 58.3 23.0 11.5 2.0 10.1
Rest Of Season Projections 29 BOS 55 21.1 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 rest of season projections for Amir Johnson
2016-17 Projections 29 BOS 77 18.9 Subscribe now to see our 2016-17 projections for Amir Johnson

Age is determined on November 1st of each season.

Amir Johnson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Johnson will start at power forward in Wednesday's game against the Magic, Adam Himmelsbach of The Boston Globe reports.

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Johnson will come off the bench for Monday's game against the Rockets, Mark Murphy of the Boston Herald reports.

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Johnson was held without a point (0-5 FG, 0-1 3Pt) and collected two rebounds, one block and one steal across 17 minutes in Friday's 109-103 loss to the Spurs.

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Johnson notched 11 points (5-5 FG, 1-1 3Pt), three rebounds, one assist, one steal and one block across 24 minutes in Wednesday's 118-93 loss to the Wizards.

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Johnson supplied 23 points (9-11 FG, 4-4 3Pt, 1-2 FT), six rebounds, three assists, three steals and two blocks across 30 minutes in Wednesday's 107-100 win over the Bulls.

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Johnson scored five points (2-4 FG, 1-2 FT) while adding one rebound, one assist, one steal and one block across 16 minutes during Thursday's 105-99 loss to the Bulls.

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Johnson accumulated no points (0-3 FG, 0-1 3Pt), five rebounds and three assists across nine minutes in Wednesday's 121-96 preseason loss to the Knicks.

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Johnson will sit out of Saturday's preseason tilt with the Hornets for rest purposes.

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Johnson started at power forward and played 15 minutes in Tuesday's 92-89 preseason loss to the 76ers, providing zero points (0-1 FG), two rebounds and one steal.

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The Celtics announced Thursday that Johnson's $12 million contract for the 2016-17 season would be guaranteed, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Johnson posted nine points (4-6 FG, 1-2 FT), nine boards, three blocks, a steal and an assist across 28 minutes in Sunday's Game 4 win over the Hawks.

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Johnson finished with 14 points (6-11 FG, 0-2 3Pt, 2-2 FT), eight rebounds, and one block in 21 minutes during the Celtics' 89-72 Game 2 loss to the Hawks on Tuesday.

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2016-17

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2015-16

After playing six productive years in Toronto, the 28-year-old Johnson joins a Celtics team desperate for his rim protection and savvy defensive play. Last year, in 26 minutes per game, Johnson averaged 9.3 points, 6.1 rebounds, and 0.8 blocks per game while shooting 57 percent from the field. Johnson and fellow newcomer David Lee give coach Brad Stevens some veteran leadership to add to his young frontcourt of Kelly Olynyk, Jared Sullinger, and Tyler Zeller. Expect Stevens to mix and match lineups to frustrate opponents and maximize each big mans' skills. With the Celtics needing to improve their help-side defense, expect Johnson's shot blocking numbers to return to the 1.1-plus per game levels he experienced in 2010 through 2014. His stats are not flashy, but he provides consistent big man production. The only question as he enters his 11th NBA season is this: might Johnson be packaged with other assets when GM Danny Ainge makes his next big trade? Either way, Johnson will provide steady, under-the-radar production.

2014-15

Heading into his 10th NBA season, Johnson is effectively the old man in a young Raptors' starting lineup, but as one of the last players to jump directly from high school to the NBA, he's amazingly still just 27 years old. The power forward's standout athleticism can create problems for larger, slower opponents at both ends of the court, and while he isn't a focus of the Raptors' offense, Johnson supplies more than his share of highlight reel putbacks and slams when the opportunity presents itself. Johnson played in 77 games last season and averaged a career-high 10.4 points, 6.6 rebounds, 1.5 assists, and 1.1 blocks in 29 minutes per game while shooting 56 percent from the floor and 64 percent from the free-throw line. He even added a little three-point shooting to his arsenal as a nice bonus for his fantasy owners, hitting on 20 of 66 attempts from beyond the arc. Lower body injuries have become an issue over the last couple of seasons, and heading into the final year of his contract, there's some question about Johnson's future in Toronto. If he can stay healthy, though, Johnson could follow in Kyle Lowry's footsteps and come through with a big contract year.

2013-14

Johnson played solid minutes in the second half of last season, thanks to the injuries to Andrea Bargnani and the trade sending frontcourt mate Ed Davis away from Toronto. He finished the season with averages of 10.0 points (55 percent from the field, 73 percent from the line), 7.5 rebounds, 1.5 assists, 1.0 steal and 1.4 blocks. While his numbers were far from spectacular, his high field-goal percentage coupled with his contribution in the defensive categories made him a versatile pickup in standard leagues after the All-Star break. With Bargnani out of the way for this coming season, Johnson should see plenty of minutes in his 2013-14 campaign, possibly repeating a similar performance to last year's. He played 81 games last season and should be a safe late-round flier as long as he remains healthy throughout the year. Heading into next season at the age of 26, Johnson still has room to develop to become a more consistent player. Even alongside sophomore standout Jonas Valanciunas, Johnson should be able to have a fantasy-relevant season for most league formats.

2012-13

The addition of Valanciunas could hit Johnson the hardest of any returning Raptor. With Jonas V at center Bargnani will shift to the four, leaving Johnson battling with Ed Davis for minutes behind them. Johnson is an inconsistent but high-energy player who lives at the rim, fights for rebounds, and gets exposed if he's relied on too heavily. Unless he or Davis get dealt expect Johnson's minutes and production to plunge.

2011-12

With Chris Bosh trolling the paint in Miami, Johnson was given the opportunity to take over as the Raptorsí primary power forward during the 2010-11 season. He had an up-and-down season, but his solid stretches were good enough to warrant fantasy consideration going forward. Before suffering through an ankle injury down the stretch, Johnson put together a 27-game run in January and February that saw him average 12.1 points, 7.7 rebounds and 1.3 blocks. He also displayed continued excellence in his field-goal percentage (56.8) while improving from the charity stripe (78.8). Unfortunately Johnsonís ankle injury, which eventually led to offseason surgery, led to an opportunity for his main competition for minutes, Ed Davis, to get more playing time down the stretch. The Raptors will have a delicate situation with these two, as the team has already handed Johnson a sizable long-term contract, but Davis was the teamís 2010 first-round pick. In all likelihood, Johnson will eventually take a backseat to Davis, but the 24-year-old still has some upside if heís able to prove his ankle injury is a thing of the past and nab a significant role.

2010-11

Johnson will be the Raptors' primary power forward, but he may start most games on the bench. The extent of Johnsonís value in fantasy will hinge on the teamís decision to use him as a starter or off the bench. In five games as a starter last season, Johnson averaged 17.8 points, six rebounds and 1.0 block in 33 minutes per game.

2009-10

Johnson's value took a big hit when he was dealt to the Raptors, as he went from the Bucks' starting power forward to fighting with Reggie Evans for minutes off the bench. Johnson is perceived to have more upside than Evans, but unless Chris Bosh gets hurt he won't see enough court time to show it.

2008-09

After two cups of coffee with the Pistons in his first two years in the league, Johnson finally got a chance to show what he could do with extended playing time last season, and he did not disappoint. He'll never be a scorer, but he already appears to be an elite shot blocker and a decent rebounder. He'll likely be a regular part of the rotation this season.

2007-08

Despite having only 163 NBA minutes under his belt, Johnson, 20, attracted some attention on the free agent market before re-signing with Detroit. He spent most of last season dominating the NBDL before he had a cup of coffee with the Pistons in April. In the last four games of the regular-season, he had 43 points, 32 rebounds, and a whopping 11 blocks. He may need a strong preseason to break into the rotation, but his days in the NBDL may finally be over.

2006-07

Johnson still has a long way to go before he's a viable option on the Detroit roster, but he's had some exciting moments during his brief time in the NBA. He'll sit at the end of the Pistons bench and probably play only in blowouts.