George L. Johnson

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For the basketball player born in 1948, see George T. Johnson. For the basketball player born in 1947, see George E. Johnson (basketball). For other people named George Johnson, see George Johnson.
George L. Johnson
No. 24, 20, 12, 31
Power forward
Personal information
Born (1956-12-08) December 8, 1956 (age 57)
Brooklyn, New York
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High school New Utrecht (Brooklyn, New York)
College St. John's (1974–1978)
NBA draft 1978 / Round: 1 / Pick: 12th overall
Selected by the Milwaukee Bucks
Pro career 1978–1992
Career history
1978–1979 Milwaukee Bucks
1979–1980 Denver Nuggets
19801984 Indiana Pacers
1984–1985 Philadelphia 76ers
1985 Washington Bullets
1988–1989 Badajoz Caja Rural (Spain)
1989 S. Bennedetto Gorizia (Italy)
1989–1991 Valvi Girona (Spain)
1992 Long Island Surf (USBL)
Career highlights and awards
Career NBA statistics
Points 4,214 (9.1 ppg)
Rebounds 2,610 (5.6 rpg)
Assists 817 (1.8 apg)
Stats at

George Lee Johnson (born December 8, 1956 in Brooklyn, New York) is a former professional basketball player.

A 6'7" forward/center from St. John's University, Johnson played in the National Basketball Association from 1978 to 1986 as a member of the Milwaukee Bucks, Denver Nuggets, Indiana Pacers, Philadelphia 76ers, and Washington Bullets. He averaged 9.1 points per game and 5.6 rebounds per game in his NBA career.

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