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New Orleans Pelicans Western Southwest
Wesley Johnson • F
Status:Off season
Ht/Wt:6'7", 215 lbs.
Born:Jul 11, 1987 (31 yrs) in Corsicana, TX
Experience:8 years
Drafted:Drafted by Minnesota in 2010 (1/4).
Acquired:Acquired in a trade with LA Clippers in 2018.
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Scouting Report
Assets: He has the ideal profile for an NBA swingman: great athleticism, length, and skill. A very good defender who will make plays as a stopper. Offensively he possesses a sweet quick-release shooting stroke and explosive moves going to the hoop. Mature, a selfless passer, and has a good attitude.
Flaws: Can be a more take-charge scorer, and he disappears from some games offensively. Needs to bulk up his wiry frame a little to deal with the NBA grind and physicality. Must become more consistent in general to get the most from his great tools.
Career Potential: Above-average defense-first wing, with consistency issues.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NBA All-Rookie Second Team 2010-11
NCAA John R. Wooden Award All-American Team 2009-10
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