BIOGRAPHYJames Johnson currently plays for the Brooklyn Nets. He was born on February 20, 1987 in Cheyenne, WY. He is listed at 6' 7" and weighs 240 lbs. Johnson went to high school at Cheyenne East (WY) and then Wake Forest and was drafted by the Chicago Bulls as the #16 pick in 2009. During his NBA career he also played 2 seasons with the Chicago Bulls, and 4 seasons with the Toronto Raptors, and 1 season with the Sacramento Kings, and 1 season with the Memphis Grizzlies, and 4 seasons with the Miami Heat, and 1 season with the Minnesota Timberwolves, and 1 season with the New Orleans Pelicans and 1 season with the Dallas Mavericks. He joined the Brooklyn Nets in 2021.