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James Johnson

29-Year-Old    PF,SF    Toronto Raptors

2015-16 NBA Stats

PTS

5.0

REB

2.2

AST

1.2

STL

0.5

BLK

0.6

2015 NBA ROS Projections

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2015-16 Fantasy Basketball Outlook

Johnson had a turbulent season in his second stint with the Raptors, spending good portions of it in coach Dwane Casey's doghouse but making a solid contribution when injuries forced Casey to give him extensive minutes. The end result was numbers similar to his performance t...

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HT: 6' 9"   WT: 250 lbs   DOB: 2/20/1987  College: Wake Forest   DRAFTED: 1st Rd, #16 Overall in 2009   Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed a two-year, $5 million contract with the Raptors in July 2014.

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Johnson totaled 10 points (4-6 FG, 2-2 3Pt), four rebounds, one assist and one steal across 20 minutes during the Raptors' 115-84 loss to the Cavaliers in Tuesday's Game 1.

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James 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
2009-10 22 65 11.6 3.9 2.0 0.7 0.3 0.7 0.2 45.2 72.9 1.0 0.5 1.4 0.7 32.6 1.5 3.2 0.8 1.1
2010-11 23 CHI 13 9.5 3.2 1.8 1.1 0.6 0.7 0.2 41.5 46.2 1.4 0.5 1.4 0.7 22.2 1.3 3.2 0.5 1.0
2010-11 23 TOR 25 28.0 9.2 4.7 3.0 1.0 1.1 0.2 46.4 70.7 1.8 1.2 3.5 1.0 24.0 3.6 7.8 1.6 2.3
2010-11 23 CHI/TOR 38 21.6 7.1 3.7 2.3 0.9 1.0 0.2 45.6 66.2 1.7 1.0 2.8 0.9 23.5 2.8 6.2 1.2 1.9
2011-12 24 TOR 62 25.2 9.1 4.7 2.0 1.1 1.4 0.3 45.0 70.4 1.6 1.2 3.5 1.0 31.7 3.8 8.4 1.3 1.9
2012-13 25 SAC 54 16.3 5.1 2.7 1.1 0.8 0.9 0.0 41.3 59.7 1.3 0.9 1.8 0.4 9.5 2.2 5.2 0.7 1.2
2013-14 26 MEM 52 18.4 7.4 3.2 2.1 0.8 1.1 0.4 46.4 84.4 1.3 1.2 2.0 1.7 25.3 2.8 5.9 1.5 1.7
2013-14 26 TOR 52 18.4 7.4 3.2 2.1 0.8 1.1 0.4 46.4 84.4 1.3 1.2 2.0 1.7 25.3 2.8 5.9 1.5 1.7
2013-14 26 MEM/TOR 104 18.4 7.4 3.2 2.1 0.8 1.1 0.4 46.4 84.4 1.3 1.2 2.0 1.7 25.3 2.8 5.9 1.5 1.7
2014-15 27 TOR 70 19.6 7.9 3.7 1.4 0.8 1.0 0.2 58.9 65.7 1.1 0.9 2.8 0.7 21.6 3.4 5.8 1.0 1.5
2015-16 28 TOR 57 16.2 5.0 2.2 1.2 0.5 0.6 0.4 47.5 57.4 0.9 0.5 1.7 1.2 30.3 2.0 4.2 0.7 1.2
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James 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 3 10.7 1.3 1.7 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.0 22.2 0.0 1.3 0.3 1.3 0.7 0.0 0.7 3.0 0.0 0.0
Last 14 Days 7 11.9 4.0 1.9 0.7 0.3 0.0 0.6 50.0 0.0 0.9 0.3 1.6 1.1 50.0 1.7 3.4 0.0 0.1
Last 30 Days 9 10.4 3.1 1.7 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.4 48.0 0.0 0.8 0.3 1.3 1.0 44.4 1.3 2.8 0.0 0.1
Last 5 Games 5 12.4 3.6 1.8 0.8 0.2 0.0 0.4 44.4 0.0 0.8 0.2 1.6 1.2 33.3 1.6 3.6 0.0 0.2
Last 10 Games 10 9.7 3.0 1.5 0.6 0.3 0.0 0.4 48.0 66.7 0.7 0.3 1.2 0.9 44.4 1.2 2.5 0.2 0.3
Last 20 Games 20 14.2 4.6 2.0 1.3 0.5 0.3 0.5 44.6 56.2 1.0 0.5 1.6 1.5 31.0 1.9 4.2 0.5 0.8

 

2015-16 NBA Game Log   James Johnson
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Date Opp MIN PTS REB AST STL BLK TO FGM FGA FTM FTA 3PM 3PA OREB DREB FOULS
May 27 CLE 15 2 1 0 0 0 2 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 1 2
May 25 @CLE 11 0 3 1 1 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 2
May 23 CLE 6 2 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
May 21 CLE 11 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 2 0 1 0
May 19 @CLE 19 11 3 1 0 0 0 5 7 0 1 1 2 0 3 2
May 17 @CLE 20 10 4 1 1 0 2 4 6 0 0 2 2 1 3 4
May 15 MIA 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
May 13 @MIA 6 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 1
May 11 MIA Did Not Play
May 9 @MIA Did Not Play
May 7 @MIA Did Not Play
May 5 MIA 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
May 3 MIA Did Not Play
May 1 IND Did Not Play
Apr 29 @IND Did Not Play
Apr 26 IND Did Not Play
Apr 23 @IND 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0
Apr 21 @IND Did Not Play
Apr 18 IND Did Not Play
Apr 16 IND Did Not Play
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Apr 13 @BKN Did Not Play
Apr 12 PHI Did Not Play
Apr 10 @NYK Did Not Play
Apr 8 IND 28 9 5 3 1 0 2 3 7 3 4 0 2 0 5 4
Apr 7 @ATL Did Not Play
Apr 5 CHA Did Not Play
Apr 2 @SAS 17 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 2 0 2 0 1 0
Apr 1 @MEM Did Not Play
Mar 30 ATL Did Not Play
Mar 28 OKC 16 6 5 4 0 0 2 3 6 0 0 0 2 1 4 1
Mar 26 @NOP 20 11 5 1 2 0 4 4 8 2 2 1 3 2 3 0
Mar 25 @HOU 9 2 1 2 1 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
Mar 23 @BOS 7 3 1 1 0 1 0 1 3 0 2 1 2 1 0 0
Mar 20 ORL Did Not Play
Mar 18 BOS Did Not Play
Mar 17 @IND Did Not Play
Mar 15 @MIL 24 11 2 2 0 0 0 5 10 0 0 1 2 2 0 3
Mar 14 CHI 17 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 1
Mar 12 MIA 21 10 3 2 2 0 1 5 7 0 1 0 1 0 3 2
Mar 10 ATL Did Not Play
Mar 8 BKN Did Not Play
Mar 6 HOU 27 8 1 4 1 2 3 3 6 0 0 2 5 0 1 4
Mar 4 POR Did Not Play
Mar 2 UTA 17 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 3
Feb 28 @DET 17 5 3 4 0 0 1 2 4 0 2 1 2 0 3 1
Feb 26 CLE 16 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 4
Feb 24 MIN 19 2 0 2 0 1 1 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 0 2
Feb 22 @NYK 27 12 2 1 0 2 0 4 7 3 3 1 2 0 2 2
Feb 21 MEM 15 3 3 0 0 0 0 1 6 1 2 0 3 0 3 0
Feb 19 @CHI 15 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 1
Feb 10 @MIN Did Not Play
Feb 8 @DET Did Not Play
Feb 4 @POR Did Not Play
Feb 2 @PHO Did Not Play
Feb 1 @DEN 10 3 2 1 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 2 2
Jan 30 DET 21 11 7 0 2 0 0 4 5 2 2 1 1 2 5 2
Jan 28 NYK 16 1 1 1 1 4 1 0 3 1 4 0 1 1 0 3
Jan 26 WAS 15 2 2 2 0 1 2 1 4 0 0 0 2 0 2 1
Jan 24 LAC 15 2 1 2 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 4
Jan 22 MIA 27 8 3 2 0 2 2 3 7 0 0 2 4 1 2 1
Jan 20 BOS 20 5 3 3 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 1 2 0 3 0
Jan 18 BKN 19 8 1 0 0 0 1 3 7 0 0 2 3 0 1 1
Jan 14 @ORL 17 2 0 1 2 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 9 @PHI 13 5 0 0 1 0 1 2 5 1 1 0 1 0 0 3
Jan 8 @WAS 21 8 9 0 0 1 2 4 6 0 0 0 0 2 7 0
Jan 6 @BKN 26 8 5 0 0 2 2 3 6 2 2 0 1 2 3 3
Jan 4 @CLE 23 5 0 0 1 0 0 2 5 0 2 1 2 0 0 3
Jan 3 CHI Did Not Play
Jan 1 CHA 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 30 WAS Did Not Play
Dec 28 @CHI 7 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
Dec 26 @MIL 15 6 2 0 1 2 0 3 6 0 0 0 1 1 1 2
Dec 22 DAL Did Not Play
Dec 20 SAC 32 14 6 1 2 1 2 7 11 0 0 0 2 1 5 1
Dec 18 @MIA 32 13 1 5 1 1 0 5 9 2 2 1 2 1 0 1
Dec 17 @CHA 13 9 3 0 0 0 3 3 5 3 5 0 1 1 2 3
Dec 14 @IND 19 8 1 2 0 1 0 2 5 4 4 0 2 1 0 1
Dec 13 PHI 15 9 4 2 0 1 1 3 6 2 4 1 2 2 2 2
Dec 11 MIL 11 7 2 0 1 0 1 3 4 0 2 1 1 0 2 4
Dec 9 SAS 16 2 3 3 1 0 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 3 2
Dec 7 LAL 17 4 0 0 2 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Dec 5 GSW 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 1
Dec 3 DEN 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
Dec 2 @ATL Did Not Play
Nov 29 PHO 12 8 1 1 1 0 1 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Nov 28 @WAS 5 4 1 1 1 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
Nov 25 CLE 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Nov 22 @LAC 7 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 0
Nov 20 @LAL 15 5 4 0 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 1 1 1 3 1
Nov 18 @UTA 15 4 1 1 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Nov 17 @GSW 9 6 2 0 0 0 3 3 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 0
Nov 15 @SAC 12 1 3 1 2 0 1 0 2 1 2 0 0 0 3 1
Nov 13 NOP Did Not Play
Nov 11 @PHI 30 8 5 3 1 1 2 3 6 2 2 0 1 1 4 1
Nov 10 NYK 29 7 3 3 1 3 2 1 3 4 6 1 2 1 2 4
Nov 8 @MIA 26 7 7 2 1 0 2 3 5 1 4 0 0 1 6 3
Nov 6 @ORL Did Not Play
Nov 4 @OKC Did Not Play
Nov 3 @DAL Did Not Play
Nov 1 MIL 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 30 @BOS 8 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Oct 28 IND 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
James Johnson Projections For Upcoming Games – Next 3 Days
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James Johnson – Playing Time & Selected Stats

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#3 Small Forward
Also Listed As:  #5 Power Forward

1.  DeMarre Carroll

2.  Terrence Ross

3.  James Johnson

4.  Norman Powell

5.  DeMar DeRozan

6.  Patrick Patterson

7.  Bruno Caboclo

Toronto Raptors

True Shooting Percentage

53.2%

True Shooting % in 2015-16

In 2015-16, James Johnson has a true shooting percentage of 53.2%.

Projected True Shooting % in 2015-16

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What Is True Shooting Percentage?

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James 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
2009-10 22 65 36.0 12.2 6.1 2.3 1.0 2.0 0.7 45.2 72.9 3.0 1.6 4.5 2.2 32.6 4.5 10.0 2.4 3.3
2010-11 23 CHI 13 36.0 12.3 7.0 4.1 2.3 2.6 0.6 41.5 46.2 5.3 1.8 5.3 2.6 22.2 5.0 12.0 1.8 3.8
2010-11 23 TOR 25 36.0 11.8 6.1 3.9 1.3 1.4 0.3 46.4 70.7 2.4 1.6 4.5 1.3 24.0 4.7 10.1 2.1 3.0
2010-11 23 CHI/TOR 38 36.0 11.9 6.2 3.9 1.4 1.6 0.4 45.6 66.2 2.8 1.6 4.6 1.5 23.5 4.7 10.4 2.1 3.1
2011-12 24 TOR 62 36.0 13.1 6.7 2.8 1.6 1.9 0.4 45.0 70.4 2.3 1.7 5.0 1.4 31.7 5.4 11.9 1.9 2.7
2012-13 25 SAC 54 36.0 11.3 5.9 2.4 1.7 2.1 0.1 41.3 59.7 2.8 2.0 3.9 0.9 9.5 4.8 11.6 1.6 2.7
2013-14 26 MEM 52 36.0 14.5 6.3 4.2 1.6 2.1 0.8 46.4 84.4 2.5 2.3 4.0 3.3 25.3 5.4 11.6 2.9 3.4
2013-14 26 TOR 52 36.0 14.5 6.3 4.2 1.6 2.1 0.8 46.4 84.4 2.5 2.3 4.0 3.3 25.3 5.4 11.6 2.9 3.4
2013-14 26 MEM/TOR 104 36.0 14.5 6.3 4.2 1.6 2.1 0.8 46.4 84.4 2.5 2.3 4.0 3.3 25.3 5.4 11.6 2.9 3.4
2014-15 27 TOR 70 36.0 14.6 6.8 2.5 1.4 1.8 0.3 58.9 65.7 2.1 1.6 5.2 1.3 21.6 6.3 10.6 1.8 2.7
2015-16 28 TOR 57 36.0 11.2 4.9 2.6 1.1 1.3 0.8 47.5 57.4 2.1 1.1 3.8 2.6 30.3 4.4 9.3 1.5 2.6
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James 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
2009-10 22 65 756 256 128 48 21 43 15 45.2 72.9 62 34 94 46 32.6 95 210 51 70
2010-11 23 CHI 13 123 42 24 14 8 9 2 41.5 46.2 18 6 18 9 22.2 17 41 6 13
2010-11 23 TOR 25 699 229 118 75 25 28 6 46.4 70.7 46 31 87 25 24.0 91 196 41 58
2010-11 23 CHI/TOR 38 822 271 142 89 33 37 8 45.6 66.2 64 37 105 34 23.5 108 237 47 71
2011-12 24 TOR 62 1561 566 292 122 71 84 19 45.0 70.4 101 74 218 60 31.7 233 518 81 115
2012-13 25 SAC 54 878 276 145 58 41 50 2 41.3 59.7 68 49 96 21 9.5 117 283 40 67
2013-14 26 MEM 52 956 384 166 111 42 57 22 46.4 84.4 66 60 106 87 25.3 143 308 76 90
2013-14 26 TOR 52 956 384 166 111 42 57 22 46.4 84.4 66 60 106 87 25.3 143 308 76 90
2013-14 26 MEM/TOR 104 1912 768 332 222 84 114 44 46.4 84.4 132 120 212 174 25.3 286 616 152 180
2014-15 27 TOR 70 1370 554 257 95 54 70 11 58.9 65.7 79 61 196 51 21.6 238 404 67 102
2015-16 28 TOR 57 926 287 126 67 29 33 20 47.5 57.4 54 28 98 66 30.3 114 240 39 68
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James Johnson NBA Advanced Stats
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Season Age Team G Min TS% eFG% AR TOR AST/TO EFF
2009-10 22 65 11.6 53.2 48.8 13.7 17.7 0.8 4.6
2010-11 23 CHI 13 9.5 44.9 43.9 17.8 22.9 0.8 3.7
2010-11 23 TOR 25 28.0 51.7 48.0 21.9 13.4 1.6 12.3
2010-11 23 CHI/TOR 38 21.6 50.5 47.3 21.1 15.2 1.4 9.3
2011-12 24 TOR 62 25.2 49.8 46.8 15.4 12.8 1.2 11.5
2012-13 25 SAC 54 16.3 44.2 41.7 13.2 15.5 0.9 5.7
2013-14 26 MEM 52 18.4 55.2 50.0 21.2 12.6 1.7 9.9
2013-14 26 TOR 52 18.4 55.2 50.0 21.2 12.6 1.7 9.9
2013-14 26 MEM/TOR 104 18.4 55.2 50.0 21.2 12.6 1.7 9.9
2014-15 27 TOR 70 19.6 61.7 60.3 15.3 12.7 1.2 10.7
2015-16 28 TOR 57 16.2 53.2 51.7 17.1 13.8 1.2 5.8
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James Johnson: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Johnson (coach's decision) didn't play in Tuesday's 102-96 overtime loss to the Heat in Game 1 of the series.

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Johnson will be rested for Wednesday's regular season finale against the Nets.

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Johnson won't play Tuesday against the 76ers due to an unspecified injury, Raptors radio play-by-play announcer Eric Smith reports.

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Johnson will draw the start at small forward in Friday's tilt with the Pacers.

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Johnson (Achilles) had three points (1-3 FG, 1-2 3Pt), one rebound, one assist, and one block in seven minutes during the Raptors' 91-79 loss to the Celtics on Wednesday.

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Johnson (Achilles) is available to play in Wednesday's game against the Celtics.

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Johnson (Achilles) is listed as questionable for Wednesday's game against the Celtics, Josh Lewenberg of TSN reports.

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Johnson (Achilles) is available for Sunday's game against the Magic.

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Johnson (foot) was held out of Friday's game against the Celtics due to plantar fasciitis, Josh Lewenberg of TSN reports.

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Johnson will return to the starting lineup on Saturday against the Heat, Josh Lewenberg of TSN Sports reports.

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Johnson will move to the bench for Tuesday's game against the Nets.

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Johnson will return to the starting lineup for Sunday's game against the Rockets.

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2014-15

After two seasons of sporadic minutes off the bench in Sacramento and Memphis, Johnson returns to a Toronto organization in much better shape than the one he left. He started 65 games for the Raptors in 2010-2011 and 2011-2012, but with Terrence Ross installed as the starting small forward, Johnson will be utilized primarily as a defensive stalwart on the second unit, a job in which he should be able to thrive given his length and athleticism. Last season, the sixth-year forward played in 52 games for the Grizzlies, averaging 7.4 points, 3.2 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 1.1 blocks, 0.8 steals, and 0.4 three-pointers in 18 minutes per game while shooting 46 percent from the field, 84 percent from the free-throw line, and 25 percent from beyond the arc. Johnson chafed against his limited role in his first tour of duty with Toronto, often trying to do too much on offense, but with more maturity under his belt and a roster around him more likely to get him to the playoffs, Johnson seems better prepared to be a lunch-bucket bench player this time around.

2013-14

After a forgettable season in Sacramento, Johnson signed a non-guaranteed training camp deal with the Hawks. The versatile forward has started 87 games throughout his four-year career but isn't likely to be a major factor in Atlanta if he makes the roster.

2012-13

Johnson had his best full NBA season with the Raptors in 2011-12 but was shipped to Sacramento in a salary dump this offseason. Johnsonís versatility is probably what appealed to the Kings, considering he can play the two, the three, and the four. He probably wonít start, but thereís no reason he canít come close to the 25.2 minutes per game he averaged last season. Johnson averaged 9.1 points on 45 percent shooting to go with 4.7 rebounds in 2011-12, and thereís some room for improvement if Johnson continues to improve on his three-point shot. He raised his three-point percentage to 31.7 percent last season, up from 24 percent the previous season. If he can continue to improve in that category, he could become an even more well-rounded fantasy player. If you owned Johnson last season, you probably scooped him up because he averaged 1.15 steals per game Ė 14th best among forwards. Considering he doesnít have any serious deficiencies in any roto categories, those steals totals can be valuable when they come from a player as cheap as Johnson. He is primarily a deep league play on draft day, but standard league owners should keep an eye on Johnson as a possible early season waiver-wire addition.

2011-12

Heís 6-9, 245 pounds and extremely athletic. Halfway through his sophomore season, he was traded from the Bulls to the Raptors and was inserted straight into the starting lineup at small forward. He played well, putting up averages of 9.2 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 3.0 apg, 1.1 bpg and 1.0 spg in 28 mpg as a Raptor. Johnson can jump, handle the ball, score on his own and play very solid defence. If he can polish his jump shot, he could be a very high-caliber player for years to come and may get plenty of opportunity to produce this season.

2010-11

Johnson, selected 16th by the Bulls last season, fell behind Gibson on the depth chart. With Boozer and Gibson in Chicago, Johnson will see much of his time at small forward, but needs to be in better shape to even earn minutes there.

2009-10

Johnson, selected 16th by the Bulls, averaged 14.8 points on 51.4 percent shooting in two seasons at Wake Forest. Though questions persist about his habit of losing focus, his ability to score with either hand and in a variety of ways impressed Chicago. Johnson also was impressive in summer league play, showing versatility as he has 3-man skills based on the way he can handle the ball and make plays off the dribble, with the size and bulk of a 4. With Thomas and Noah able to play the 4, Deng expected to be 100 percent and the selection of Gibson, Johnson may have to fight for minutes but will play both forward spots. Taj Gibson: Gibson, selected 26th by the Bulls, is an athletic big man who can move well for someone of his size. He is a proficient scorer from both inside and outside, and has a knack for finding a way to make an impact even without the ball. The Bulls were impressed by Gibson's maturity and length during his workout and interview process. He has a 7-4 wingspan, which should prove valuable on defense, allowing Chicago to mix and match up front. His weaknesses are most pronounced in half-court sets, as he needs to get stronger while his jump shot is only effective in a clear rhythm. But with the Bulls hoping to emphasize more open-court offense and upgrade their defense, Gibson is positioned to contribute.