Ken Johnson (basketball, born 1978)

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Ken Johnson
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Johnson with Telekom Baskets Bonn
Personal information
Born (1978-02-01) February 1, 1978 (age 40)
Detroit, Michigan
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m)
Listed weight 240 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
Playing career 2001–2010
Position Center
Number 54
Career history
2001 Scandone Avellino
2001–2002 Dakota Wizards
2002–2003 Miami Heat
2003–2004 Huntsville Flight
2004–2005 Bourg-en-Bresse
2005–2006 Albuquerque Thunderbirds
2006 Busan Magic Wings
2006–2007 Yunnan Bulls
2007 Ford Burgos
2007–2008 Fribourg Olympic
2008 Skyliners Frankfurt
2008–2009 Telekom Bonn
2009–2010 Kalev/Cramo

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.

See also


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

External links

  • Ken Johnson NBA profile @
  • Ken Johnson NBA Development League profile @
  • Ken Johnson NBA stats @
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