I'll tell you what, that Amir Johnson might be a player.
For all the talk of his supposed off year, Amir Johnson still has the best net rating of four non-DeRozan starters. JV easily lowest.
A rare game where Raptors don’t need Amir Johnson down the stretch. Will get 19th win of season with best defender resting.
Kyle Lowry Amir Johnson and Landry Fields have revived the Raptors, who go to the fourth up by sixth Raptors 16-1 this season leading thru 3
Raptors defence without Amir Johnson is sub-optimal. Magic nearly up to 60% from floor.
Raptors starters: Kyle Lowry, Landry Fields, Terrence Ross, Amir Johnson and Jonas Valanciunas.
Great pass from Kyle Lowry and Amir Johnson, who has some spring tonight, throws down a dunk.
The guy the Raptors could really use at PF is uber-athletic, injury-free Amir Johnson of 2+ years ago. Would be perfect.
Amir Johnson’s rebounding numbers are frighteningly poor. Rebound rate is close to half what it was at his best.
As frustrated as I’ve ever seen Amir Johnson after a game (before he faced the media like a pro). He needs to heal up.
Good call on Amir Johnson at the other end I suppose, but it was close.
Amir Johnson has no lift … but, got hit on the head on layup attempt. Refs said because he didn’t jump, no foul, apparently.
Amir Johnson wincing in pain after getting his shot swatted into next week. Playing through some ailments.
Kevin Love blows a bunny inside. Has a history of struggling to score over Amir Johnson inside. Amir’s length bothers him.
Amir Johnson, who would normally start the second half is in now. He was getting re-taped so Casey went with Patterson.
Amir Johnson checking into the game with 5:52 to go in Q3. Told ya he'd be back.
Amir Johnson did not start the 2nd half. apparently getting his ankle re-taped. he should be back at some point here in the 3rd.
No Amir Johnson to start the second half. Patrick Patterson replaces him with first unit. No word on Amir yet.
Raptors will start: Terrence Ross, Amir Johnson, Jonas Valanciunas, Greivis Vasquez & the East Player of the Week, Kyle Lowry
OH-Ficial starting line ups Chandler/ Hickson/ Mozgov/ Afflalo/ Lawson...Ross/ Amir Johnson/ Valanciunas/ Vasquez/ Lowry
That 27 point effort Friday was Amir Johnson’s second-highest scoring game as a Raptor.
“I don’t want to make any excuses, but I feel like we were just a little flat today.” Amir Johnson, who ironically was not flat.
Random note: Amir Johnson says his mom and Magic Johnson are good friends and take Tae Bo classes together.
Kevin Love said Amir Johnson hit him in the ribs in the same spot he was smarting from the last couple games. Said he's OK.
With another three tonight, Amir Johnson is now 6-for-7 from three at home, 1-for-9 on the road.
The Cavs go into the half up 51-44. LeBron 10p 7a 2r, Love 11p 5r for CLE. Amir Johnson 17p 5r, Lowry 12p 6a for TOR
Amir Johnson has 17 and 5.
Terrence Ross, Amir Johnson, Jonas Valanciunas, Kyle Lowry and Greivis Vasquez starting for the Toronto Raptors
Weird Amir Johnson stat: Has hit 5-of-6 three-point attempts this year at home, just 1-for-7 on road.
Video review. Casspi caught Amir Johnson with an elbow. Shouldn’t be an intentional foul since Casspi was going in for a lay up.
Tech on Amir Johnson.
Poor Amir Johnson. We can find you on Ben McLemore's poster.
Lakers and Rators well underway here at Staples Center. Last year in this game LA native Amir Johnson went off for 32 and 10.
Amir Johnson said DeRozan was “in good spirits."
Amir Johnson said his hometown of L.A. is his favourite place to play. No kidding, has shot 64% in 12 meetings with Lakers, 9.3 points.
Amir Johnson picked a fine time to play his best basketball of the season.