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2010 NBA Draft: Wesley Johnson
Team Minnesota
Round 1
Selection 4
Position Forward
School Syracuse
Year JR
Height 6-7
Weight 215
High School Corsicana
Hometown Corsicana, TX
2010: Selected by Minnesota in 1st round (4th overall) of the NBA Draft...2012: Traded to Phoenix in a three-team deal, July 27th...2013: Signed with LA Lakers to a one-year deal worth $916,000, July 15th...2014: Re-signed with LA Lakers to a one-year deal worth $1 million.

The 2010 Big East Player of the Year was also an All-American First Team selection...Began college career at Iowa State, but quickly transferred to Syracuse where he became one of the most dominant players in the nation...His success is due largely because of his athletic abilities...Tremendous wingspan, to go along with outstanding leaping ability...A pure shooter that can drive the lane, or connect on the mid-range and three point shot...More than just a shooter, possessing excellent court vision...Unselfishness makes him a tremendous passer...Great rebounder with solid leaping ability...Could stand to bulk up some to deal with the more physical players at the next level...Tends to rely on the jump shot too much at times, and refuses to drive the line, which ultimately keeps him off the foul line...Has trouble creating off the dribble at times and is more of a spot-up shooter.
2009 Stats
NovemberMINPTSFGAFGM3PTFTOFFDEFTOTASTSTLBLKTOPF
11/9 Albany31121150226846021
11/11 Robert Morris2515962103304333
11/19 @California3217127211101100642
11/20 @North Carolina392517104117821113
11/24 Cornell381510514461041331
11/27 Columbia28261384612332010
11/30 Colgate23191083018952002
Total216129824916151042521816131412
 
DecemberMINPTSFGAFGM3PTFTOFFDEFTOTASTSTLBLKTOPF
12/5 Maine197631015632402
12/10 @Florida391712712371021142
12/13 St Francis-NY2712642227923432
12/19 St Bonaventure361711614281021143
12/22 Oakland311912812381122221
12/29 @Seton Hall4020168138111921542
Total1929263367131946651310171712
 
JanuaryMINPTSFGAFGM3PTFTOFFDEFTOTASTSTLBLKTOPF
1/2 Pittsburgh36191470542602134
1/6 Memphis40191161634731051
1/10 South Florida371914616491310134
1/13 @Rutgers391111403371022120
1/16 @West Virginia3413740505520224
1/18 @Notre Dame40221582417831004
1/23 Marquette4022159133121512161
1/25 Georgetown3914951318923470
1/30 @DePaul4016157113101371114
Total345155111567362264862112112922
 
FebruaryMINPTSFGAFGM3PTFTOFFDEFTOTASTSTLBLKTOPF
2/2 Providence228831114521110
2/7 @Cincinnati265310303322014
2/10 Connecticut40131241409900140
2/14 Louisville37142052235831112
2/18 @Georgetown4016832817832524
2/23 @Providence40101441116745310
2/27 Villanova361411228371042001
Total241807622927941501813111011
 
MarchMINPTSFGAFGM3PTFTOFFDEFTOTASTSTLBLKTOPF
3/2 St Johns39131050332540431
3/6 @Louisville38181561514501214
3/11 Georgetown402417103125703235
3/19 Vermont33181263333633212
3/21 Gonzaga40311611453111400102
3/25 Butler40171061436910131
Total2301218044122115314687121115
Season Total122457741220751112752242997858648172

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