Joe Johnson scored two points Wednesday, going 1 of 3 from the field, as the Houston Rockets topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 102-82. Johnson grabbed two rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +6 in his 16:12 on the floor.
Joe Johnson went scoreless with two rebounds and one block in seven minutes off the bench on Sunday.
Advice: The Rockets were playing without Ryan Anderson (ankle) and Luc Mbah a Moute (shoulder), which prompted coach Mike D'Antoni to say pre-game that Johnson would absorb some backup PF minutes. Tonight's limited production says enough about his lack of appeal for DFS value, especially with Anderson questionable for Game 2.
Joe Johnson did not score Sunday as the Houston Rockets topped the Minnesota Timberwolves 104-101. Johnson pulled down two rebounds and did not have an assist, accumulating a plus-minus of -5 in his 6:42 of playing time. He added one block.
Joe Johnson earned the start for Houston on Wednesday and had four points on 2-of-10 shooting, five assists and three boards in 29 minutes.
Advice: The veteran filled in with Houston resting most of their key players -- Johnson, P.J. Tucker and Gerald Green were joined by guys like Aaron Jackson, R.J. Hunter, Chinanu Onuaku and Zhou Qi. The 17-year veteran will head back to his usual reserve role but don't be surprised if he has a few big moments in the postseason.