Jalen Johnson

Jalen Johnson

Height/Weight: 6' 9"/220 lbs
Born: Wausau, Wisconsin
College: Duke
Draft: 2021 1st round (20th pick) by the
  • Peachtree Hoops

    Hawks suffer a painful loss against the Knicks

    The Atlanta Hawks and New York Knicks renewed a burgeoning rivalry in State Farm Arena Saturday night, but there was little drama this go around with Atlanta falling to New York 99-90. The Hawks arrived riding a 7-game winning streak, including a laugher of a victory at Memphis the previous night, but it appeared as though the tiredness from that contest less than 24 hours prior to the Saturday night meeting doomed the Hawks from the start.

  • NY Daily News

    Tom Thibodeau has some decisions to make on his rotation

    A successful night in Atlanta should leave Tom Thibodeau with plenty to ponder about his rotation. The obvious difference in Saturday’s 99-90 was inserting Alec Burks into the lineup, a forced maneuver because both Kemba Walker and Derrick Rose were inactive. Burks caught fire while dropping 23 points and also provided Thibodeau with size on defense, which is something the coach appreciated in ...

  • Sky Sports

    Taurean Prince leads Timberwolves past 76ers in double overtime; Devin Booker and Suns hold off Nets for 16th straight win

    The Minnesota Timberwolves out-lasted Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers in double overtime, the Phoenix Suns extended their win streak to 16 games behind Devin Booker, and the New York Knicks snapped the Atlanta Hawks' seven-game winning run. Minnesota Timberwolves 121-120 Philadelphia 76ers (2 OT) Taurean Prince hit a layup with 4.8 seconds left in double overtime to lift Minnesota past host Philadelphia in 76ers star Joel Embiid's first game since November 6.