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NBA veteran Amir Johnson has signed a 2-year, $24 million deal with the Boston Celtics. Johnson played six seasons with the Raptors and is coming off a year in which he average 9.3 points and 6.1 rebounds per game.
This is a quality pick up for Boston. Via Yahoo Sports!:
Free-agent forward Amir Johnson has agreed to a two-year, $24 million deal with the Boston Celtics, league sources told Yahoo Sports.
Agent Kevin Bradbury of BDA Sports completed the deal Wednesday with Boston GM Danny Ainge.
Johnson, one of the best forwards on the market, departs after six seasons with Toronto. He gives Boston a long, athletic and experienced dimension that it needed in its frontcourt.