Amir Jalla Johnson is an American professional basketball player for the NBA G League Ignite. He has previously played for the Detroit Pistons, the team that selected Johnson in the second round of the 2005 NBA draft, as well as the Toronto Raptors, Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers.
|Born||May 1, 1987, Los Angeles, California|
|Listed height||6 ft 9 in|
|Listed weight||240 lb|
|High school||Verbum Dei, (Los Angeles, California), Westchester, (Los Angeles, California)|
|Position||Power forward / Center|
|League||NBA G League|
|NBA draft||2005 / Round: 2 / Pick: 56, Detroit Pistons|
|Team||NBA G League Ignite|
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NBA power forward and center who took on a starting role for the Toronto Raptors in 2011. He signed with the Boston Celtics in 2015.
He was selected in the second round of the 2005 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons after an impressive career at Westchester High School.
He had one of his best statistical seasons in 2012 when he averaged 10 points per game.
He was raised with one sister named Indi. He has two cousins in the NFL, Kevin and Kaelin Burnett.
He played alongside Rudy Gay on the Raptors from 2013 to 2014.
- National Basketball Association high school draftees
- Fayetteville Patriots players
- Sioux Falls Skyforce players
- Detroit Pistons draft picks
- Toronto Raptors players
- Detroit Pistons players
- Philadelphia 76ers players
- Boston Celtics players
- American expatriate basketball people in Canada
Latest information about Amir Johnson updated on June 08 2021.