keldon johnson he is an american professional basketball player who plays in National Basketball Association (NBA) for the San Antonio Spurs as a small forward. He was part of the American team that won the Olympic gold medal at the Tokyo Olympics in 2021. Read on to know more about Keldon Jackson, his age, height, family, Instagram and contract.
Keldon Johnson Age
Johnson celebrated his 23rd birthday on October 11 of this year. He was born in 1999.
Keldon Johnson Height
His listed height is 6 ft 5 in (1.95 m) and he weighs 220 lbs (100 kg).
Keldon Johnson Wikia
Johnson, 23, was born in Chesterfield, Virginia, United States. He attended Oak Hill Academy where he demonstrated his talent for basketball.
During his college days at the University of Kentucky, his performance led to the San Antonio Spurs selecting him in the 2019 draft. He signed with the Spurs on July 1 of the same year. He played his first game with the Spurs, which was also his NBA debut, against the Philadelphia 76ers in November 2019. The Spurs lost that game (115-104).
On March 14, 2022, Johnson scored a career-high 34 points against the Minnesota Timberwolves. In the game lost 149-139, he also had eight rebounds and four assists.
Keldon Johnson injury
Prior to the Spurs’ game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday (Dec. 12), Johnson, who was listed as “available,” had been listed as “questionable” due to a stomach ailment. But he got permission to play later.
In that game against the Cavaliers, he blocked a last-second game-winning shot to help his team beat the Cavaliers 112-111. Johnson jumped high to deflect Donovan Mitchell’s shot off the backboard to surprise the Cavaliers.
Keldon Johnson Family
Johnson’s father is Chris Johnson and his mother is Rochelle Johnson. He has a brother named Kaleb Johnson. Kaleb is also a basketball player.
Johnson is on Instagram as keldonjohnson.
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Keldon Johnson contract
On June 18, 2022, Johnson signed a four-year contract extension worth $80 million with the Spurs.
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