The Sacramento Kings have signed Orlando Johnson to a 10 day Contract. Orlando was recently involved in the Evan Turner trade but was waived to clear for roster space. In the 2012 NBA Draft Johnson was originally drafted with the 36th pick by the Kings but was traded on draft day for cash. Orlando Johnson went to UC Santa Barbara. During 38 games with the Pacers this season he averaged...
Orlando Johnson will sign a 10-day contract with the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday.
Johnson was recently released by the Indiana Pacers.
The Kings originally drafted Johnson in the 2012 NBA draft.
Lost in the fallout of the highly publicized trade that sent Danny Granger to the Philadelphia 76ers and the Evan Turner/Lavoy Allen combo to the Indiana Pacers was that it created the need for the East’s best team to open up a roster spot. They did so with the release of one of their stockpile of guards.
Indiana’s release of former 2nd-round pick Orlando Johnson doesn’t...
The Indiana Pacers waived Orlando Johnson to create roster space for the acquisitions of Evan Turner and Lavoy Allen.
“Orlando is a great kid,” Larry Bird said. “We appreciate everything he’s done for us and hope he has a long and successful career.”
The Pacers acquired Johnson in a draft day trade in 2012.
Video: Dunks all over the Pacers Orlando Johnson
Cavaliers’ C.J. Miles puts Pacers’ Orlando Johnson on a poster with this left-handed hammer in transition:
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This is something you don’t see every day. During Monday night’s game between the Pacers and Hawks, Kyle Korver and Orlando Johnson played a game of follow the leader. Check out the below video of Kyle nailing a three and getting fouled and after converting the free throw it was Orlando Johnson’s turn.
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The Indiana Pacers recalled rookie guard Orlando Johnson from Fort Wayne of the NBA D-League, the team announced Friday. Johnson was sent down Thursday to play a game with the Mad Ants. He had 25 points and six assists in a 102-86 win over Santa Cruz. Johnson has seen action in three games this season with Indiana and has yet to score.
This is the first time the Pacers have assigned players to their NBA D-League affiliate.
November 21, 2012
Indiana: NBA Draft Grade D
(26) Miles Plumlee, PF; (36) Orlando Johnson, SG
Most of the 1st round had no shocking picks until the Pacers took Plumlee with the 26th pick in the 1st round. Plumlee is a beast in workouts because his strength and athletic ability really shows but when it’s game time you don’t see any of that. Last year at Duke he only averaged 6.6 points...