Armon Johnson

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Armon Johnson
Armon Johnson.jpg
Johnson as a member of the Nevada Wolf Pack men's basketball team.
No. 14 – Austin Spurs
Position Point guard
League NBA Development League
Personal information
Born (1989-02-23) February 23, 1989 (age 26)
Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 195 lb (88 kg)
Career information
High school Hug (Reno, Nevada)
College Nevada (2007–2010)
NBA draft 2010 / Round: 2 / Pick: 34th overall
Selected by the Portland Trail Blazers
Pro career 2010–present
Career history
20102012 Portland Trail Blazers
2011–2012 Idaho Stampede (D-League)
2012 New Jersey Nets
2012–2013 BC Astana (Kazakhstan)
2014 CB Valladolid (Spain)
2014 Le Mans Sarthe (France)
2015–present Austin Spurs (D-League)
Career highlights and awards
  • First-team All-WAC (2009)

Armon Deshawn Johnson (born February 23, 1989) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for Austin Spurs of the NBA Development League.

Johnson was drafted by the Portland Trail Blazers as the 34th overall pick at the 2010 NBA Draft. A point guard, Johnson played in college for the Nevada Wolf Pack. Johnson signed with the Blazers in August 2010. On January 28, 2011, he was assigned to the Idaho Stampede of the NBA D-League.[1] He was recalled on February 22, 2011, then reassigned on January 4, 2012. On February 27, 2012, he was released from the Portland Trail Blazers. He signed a ten-day contract with the New Jersey Nets on April 9, 2012.[2]

On September 29, 2012, Johnson signed with the Orlando Magic.[3] On October 23, 2012, Johnson was waived by the Magic.[4] In December 2012, he joined the Kazakh powerhouse Astana.[5]

In March 2014, after passing a tryout period, he signed with the Spanish team CB Valladolid for the rest of the season.[6]

In July 2014, he signed with Le Mans Sarthe Basket of France.[7] On October 29, 2014 Le Mans waived Johnson.[8][9] On April 2, 2015, he was acquired by the Austin Spurs of the NBA Development League.[10]

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