George E. Johnson (basketball)

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For the basketball player born in 1948, see George T. Johnson. For the basketball player born in 1956, see George L. Johnson. For other people named George Johnson, see George Johnson.
George E. Johnson
Personal information
Born (1947-06-19) June 19, 1947 (age 69)
Harleton, Texas
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 245 lb (111 kg)
Career information
College Stephen F. Austin (1966–1970)
NBA draft 1970 / Round: 1 / Pick: 9th overall
Selected by the Baltimore Bullets
Playing career 1970–1976
Position Center
Number 31, 25, 16, 6
Career history
1970–1971 Baltimore Bullets
1971 Delaware Blue Bombers
1971–1972 Dallas Chaparrals
19731974 Houston Rockets
1975–1976 S.S. Lazio
Stats at

George E. Johnson (born June 19, 1947) is a retired American professional basketball player born in Harleton, Texas.

A 6'11" center from Stephen F. Austin State University, Johnson played in the National Basketball Association and American Basketball Association from 1970 to 1974. He was a member of the Baltimore Bullets, Dallas Chaparrals and Houston Rockets. In his NBA/ABA career, Johnson averaged 3.7 points per game and 5.0 rebounds per game.

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