John Johnson

#39120
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
18, 1947
Birthplace
Mississippi
Death Date
Jan 7, 2016 (68)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
18, 1947
Birthplace
Mississippi
Death Date
Jan 7, 2016 (68)

About

Small forward who enjoyed a 12-year career in the NBA, winning one NBA title.

Before Fame

He played collegiately for the Iowa Hawkeyes, setting a school record by averaging nearly 28 points a game in his senior year.

Trivia

He was drafted by both the NBA and ABA following his college career.

Family Life

His son Mitch was a standout player at Stanford University.

Associated With

He won his only NBA title with the Seattle SuperSonics in 1979 while playing alongside former college teammate Fred Brown.