Petro with the Denver Nuggets.
January 27, 1986 |
|Listed height||7 ft 0 in (2.13 m)|
|Listed weight||247 lb (112 kg)|
|NBA draft||2005 / Round: 1 / Pick: 25th overall|
|Selected by the Seattle SuperSonics|
|2003–2005||Élan Béarnais Pau-Orthez (France)|
|2005–2009||Seattle SuperSonics / Oklahoma City Thunder|
|2010–2012||New Jersey Nets|
|2013–2014||Zhejiang Guangsha (China)|
|2014||Limoges CSP (France)|
Johan Petro (born January 27, 1986) is a French professional basketball player of Guadeloupean descent, who is currently a free agent. He last played for Limoges CSP of the LNB Pro A. He was selected by the SuperSonics with the 25th overall pick in the 2005 NBA draft.
He was a key member of the French junior national team and played at the INSEP. In 2004, he won the French League title with Pau-Orthez. Petro has also represented the French national basketball team.
On January 7, 2009, Petro was traded to the Denver Nuggets along with a 2009 second round pick in exchange for guard Chucky Atkins, a conditional 2009 first round pick and cash considerations. The Nuggets declined Petro's team option, making him an unrestricted free agent. However, they resigned him on August 27, 2009.
French national team
|Tournament||Games played||Points per game||Rebounds per game||Assists per game|
|2006 FIBA World Championship||7||3.6||2.1||0.7|
NBA career statistics
|GP||Games played||GS||Games started||MPG||Minutes per game|
|FG%||Field goal percentage||3P%||3-point field goal percentage||FT%||Free throw percentage|
|RPG||Rebounds per game||APG||Assists per game||SPG||Steals per game|
|BPG||Blocks per game||PPG||Points per game||Bold||Career high|
- National Basketball Association portal
- List of French NBA players
- List of European basketball players in the United States
- Johan Petro NBA Draft Scouting Report Draft Express, May 2005
- "Nuggets Acquire Petro from Thunder". NBA.com. 2009-01-07. Retrieved 2009-01-07.
- "Nuggets Re-Sign Petro". NBA.com. 2009-08-27. Retrieved 2009-08-28.
- "The Newark Star Ledger". April 27, 2012.
- Couch, Ben (July 11, 2012). "A Jolt of Joe for the Nets". Brooklyn Nets. Retrieved July 11, 2012.
- "Johan Petro agreed to terms with Zhejiang Guangsha". Sportando.net. Retrieved 23 August 2013.
- "Joahn Petro leaves Guangsha Lions". Sportando.net. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
- "Johan Petro officially signs with Limoges". Sportando.net. Retrieved February 10, 2014.
- "Johan Petro puts his career on hold to cure his back". Sportando.com. Retrieved June 11, 2014.
- Official website
- Career statistics and player information from NBA.com
- Johan Petro at Basketball-Reference.com
- Asia-Basket.com Profile
- Johan Petro Player Profile (InterBasket)