|July 9 11:56 AM PT12:56 PM MT1:56 PM CT2:56 PM ET18:56 GMT2:56 11:56 AM MST1:56 PM EST22:56 UAE20:5614:56 ET1:56 PM CT17:56 - The Los Angeles Clippers have signed free agent forward Wes Johnson, who played for the Lakers last season. He averaged 9.9 points, 4.2 rebounds and 1.6 assists in 76 games, including 59 starts for the other NBA team that plays in Staples Center.
Analysis: Johnson's five-year NBA career includes stints with Minnesota and Phoenix. The Timberwolves drafted him with the fourth pick in the first round of the 2010 draft.
|Nov. 29 9:37 PM PT10:37 PM MT11:37 PM CT12:37 AM ET5:37 GMT13:37 10:37 PM MST12:37 AM EST9:37 UAE06:370:37 ET11:37 PM CT3:37 - Johnson had 19 points against his former club Friday.
Analysis: Johnson was a 2010 first-round pick by the Wolves who developed into a major bust and is one of the reasons Minnesota never improves. Don't count on him to last too much longer in the NBA.
|July 29 9:19 PM PT10:19 PM MT11:19 PM CT12:19 AM ET4:19 GMT12:19 9:19 PM MST11:19 PM EST8:19 UAE06:190:19 ET11:19 PM CT3:19 - The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed forward Wesley Johnson to a one-year contract.
Analysis: Johnson set career highs when he averaged 9.1 points and 4.4 rebounds while playing in a team-high 79 games last season, including 62 starts. The 6-foot-7 Johnson also shot a career-best 42.5 percent from the field in his first season with Los Angeles.