Press Release: L.A. CLIPPERS RECALL BRICE JOHNSON FROM SALT LAKE CITY STARS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

The L.A. Clippers announced today they have recalled rookie forward Brice Johnson from the Salt Lake City Stars of the NBA Development League.

Johnson appeared in three games for the Stars, averaging 9.0 points, 6.3 rebounds and 0.7 blocks in 14.1 minutes.

The 6-10 University of North Carolina product has seen action in one game for the Clippers this season, recording two rebounds in 2.9 minutes. Johnson missed the Clippers’ first 56 games due to an acute herniated disk in his lower back.

The 25th overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, Johnson was a consensus First Team All-American at UNC his senior season with averages of 17.0 points, 10.4 rebounds and 1.5 blocks.