Atlanta Hawks Sign BJ Johnson to Second 10-Day Contract
Lakeland Magic forward BJ Johnson has signed a second 10-day contract with the Atlanta Hawks.
Johnson (6'7", 200) has appeared in 4 games as a reserve and has averaged 4.3 points and 2.0 rebounds, shooting 53.8 percent from the field in 9.8 minutes of play. This was Johnson's first NBA appearance after initially signing a 10-day contract with the Hawks on March 1.
Johnson previously appeared in 38 games for Lakeland this season, recording averages of 14.9 points, 5.1 rebounds, 1.4 assists and 1.4 steals in 29.8 minutes per game. He also played in the 2018 Summer League with the Charlotte Hornets and signed an Exhibit 10 with the Orlando Magic on September 5, 2018.
Prior to beginning his professional career, Johnson spent two years at Syracuse before transferring to La Salle. In his senior year, Johnson averaged 20.8 ppg and 8.3 rpg.
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