The Brooklyn Nets have signed free agent ahead Alize Johnson to a 10-day contract.
Johnson (6’7”, 212) joins the Nets after most lately taking part in for the Raptors 905 of the NBA G League. In 15 video games (all begins) for the 905 in the course of the 2021 NBA G League season, the 24-year-old averaged a double-double with 16.6 factors and 13.3 rebounds to associate with 4.2 assists and 1.3 steals in 32.1 minutes per sport. Johnson, who ranked second total within the NBA G League in rebounds per sport, helped lead the Raptors 905 to the highest seed within the 2021 NBA G League Playoffs with a 12-3 common season document. Johnson was initially chosen with the fiftieth total choose within the second spherical of the 2018 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. In 31 profession video games over two seasons (2018-20) with the Pacers, Johnson averaged 1.5 factors and a pair of.2 rebounds in 5.9 minutes per contest. He additionally frolicked with Indiana’s NBA G League affiliate, the Fort Wayne Mad Ants, over the 2 seasons and averaged 19.5 factors, 13.3 rebounds, 4.0 assists and 1.1 steals in 36.7 minutes in 50 whole video games (all begins).
The Pennsylvania native spent his junior and senior seasons (2016-18) taking part in collegiately at Missouri State, showing in 66 whole video games (all begins) and averaging 14.9 factors, 11.1 rebounds and a pair of.4 assists in 30.7 minutes per sport. Johnson was named All-Missouri Valley Convention First Staff after each campaigns. He started his collegiate profession at Frank Phillips Faculty in Texas earlier than transferring to MSU.