Ken Johnson (basketball, born 1978)

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Ken Johnson
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Center
Personal information
Born (1978-02-01) February 1, 1978 (age 36)
Detroit, Michigan
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 239.8 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school Henry Ford (Detroit, Michigan)
College Ohio State (1997–2001)
NBA draft 2001 / Round: 2 / Pick: 48th overall
Selected by the Miami Heat
Pro career 2001–2010
Career history
2001 Scandone Avellino (Italy)
2001–2002 Dakota Wizards (D-League)
2002–2003 Miami Heat
2003–2004 Huntsville Flight (D-League)
2004–2005 Bourg-en-Bresse (France)
2005–2006 Albuquerque Thunderbirds (D-League)
2006 Busan Magic Wings (South Korea)
2006–2007 Yunnan Bulls (China)
2007 Ford Burgos (Spain)
2007–2008 Fribourg Olympic (Switzerland)
2008 Skyliners Frankfurt (Germany)
2008–2009 Telekom Bonn (Germany)
2009–2010 Kalev/Cramo (Estonia)

Kenyata Allen "Ken" Johnson (born February 1, 1978) is an American former professional basketball player. A 6'11" (211 cm) 240 lb (109 kg) center, he played collegiately at The Ohio State University. He played in the NBA, the CBA, and the NBDL. He also played in France, in Italy, in Germany with Telekom Baskets Bonn, in Estonia with BC Kalev/Cramo and in Spain with Ford Burgos.

Johnson was selected by the Miami Heat in the 2nd round of the 2001 NBA Draft with the 48th pick overall.[1] He played 16 games of one NBA season (2002-03), averaging 2.0 points and 2.0 rebounds per game. He was the first overall selection in the 2003 NBA Development League Draft.

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  1. ^ "NBA Draft 2001". nba.com. Retrieved 2011-01-29. 

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