Roy Parry: The Magic have waived B.J. Johnson, Vic Law, DaQuan Jeffries, Isaac Humphries and Jon Davis, the team has announced. The moves put the Magic roster at 15, including two-way players Josh Magette and Amile Jefferson.
John Denton: .@OrlandoMagic have signed free agent G BJ Johnson. The 6-7 Johnson played in 7 games last season during his rookie season with ATL & SAC, averaging 3.3 ppg. and 1.1 rpg. in 7.0 minpg. He also appeared in 39 games (32 starts) with @LakelandMagic Lakeland of the NBA G League.
Jason Anderson: The @Sacramento Kings have signed BJ Johnson, who will remain with the Orlando Magic’s G League affiliate in Lakeland, Fla. pic.twitter.com/uxnMtf7EP1
Jason Jones: The Kings are signing BJ Johnson of G League Lakeland for rest of season. They will assign him to the G League immediately so he can resume the playoffs.
Adam Johnson: Tough break for the @LakelandMagic as they waive Anthony Brown due to a season ending injury. They will retain his player rights in doing so. The Magic have activated BJ Johnson in a corresponding move to take that roster spot.
The Atlanta Hawks Basketball Club has signed forward B.J. Johnson to a 10-day contract, it was announced today.
The Hawks plan to sign shooting guard B.J. Johnson to a 10-day contract this week, according to several people familiar with the situation.
The Orlando Magic have signed free agent guard John Petrucelli, President of Basketball Operations Jeff Weltman announced today. Per team policy, terms of the deal are not disclosed. In addition, the Magic have waived B.J. Johnson.
Josh Robbins: The Magic are close to making a pair of procedural moves. They'll waive B.J. Johnson, who subsequently will play for the G-League team in Lakeland. And the Magic will sign guard John Petrucelli to an Exhibit 10 contract; Petrucelli will wind up in Lakeland.
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Tony Jones: The Utah Jazz have extended qualifying offers to forward Jarrell Brantley and point guard Trent Forrest, League Sources tell The Athletic. The moves make both players restricted free agents
Emiliano Carchia: Semaj Christon will play for the Denver Nuggets in the NBA Summer League, sources tell @Emiliano Carchia. Christon spent the season in Turkey with Tofas averaging 12.5ppg in BSL
And there’s actually a runaway No. 1 as far as the club with the most male basketball players participating: Real Madrid, the team that produced a certain Luka Doncic, who just tied the record for second-most points ever scored in an Olympic basketball contest. The storied Spanish club leads the way with eight players taking part in the Olympic Games this summer, followed by Fenerbahce out of the Turkish League, Australia’s Melbourne United, the Miami Heat (the NBA team with most male basketball representatives in Tokyo), Olimpia Milano (Italy) and Union Olimpija (Slovenia), all of whom have four players at the Games.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver says he’s smoothed things over with LeBron James about his hatred for the play-in tournament … telling TMZ Sports he believes the Lakers superstar now “understands” the purpose for the extra games.
“We talked about it,” Silver told us. “I think at the end of the day, I understand. Especially if you went deep last year and you have that end, you have that many sort of games on your legs.” “You’re not looking forward to more games. But, I think he understands the context of the league.”