North Carolina's Cam Johnson is no kid; he sees that as a plus in his NBA pitch

The Charlotte Observer
North Carolina's Cam Johnson is no kid; he sees that as a plus in his NBA pitch
North Carolina's Cam Johnson is no kid; he sees that as a plus in his NBA pitch

North Carolina's Cameron Johnson has grown accustomed to the “What took you so long?' question. NBA executives asked the graduate student, who turned 23 in March, about his late-bloomer reputation constantly during job interviews at the draft combine. So he was well-practiced with the answer by the time he met with media late Friday afternoon. “They always ask me a little bit about my age and what comes along with that. I just explain that I've taken a different route,” Johnson said. “Growing up, in high school, my recruiting was a little different than most (NBA prospects). “I've blossomed into what I've become — and what I will become — a little later than some other people.” A 6-foot-7 forward,

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