Report: James Johnson returning to Miami Heat

NBA.com Staff

Veteran forward James Johnson will return to the Heat on a four-year deal, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported on Thursday.

Johnson, 29, enjoyed a breakout season with the Heat after six largely nondescript NBA campaigns, averaging career-highs in points (12.8 per game), rebounds (4.9) and assists (3.6) while playing in 76 games.