Last season Johnson played for the Thunder's G-League affiliate, the Oklahoma City Blue, averaging 18.5 points, 7.9 rebounds, 2.3 assists and 1.3 blocks in 29 minutes of action per night.
Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze has resigned after five seasons, bringing a stunning end to a once-promising tenure.
One year after his impressive debut with Hendrick Motorsports, the team has named Alex Bowman full-time driver of the No. 88 Chevrolet in the NASCAR Cup Series with a 19-race majority sponsorship from Nationwide beginning in 2018.
Derek Willis and the Detroit Pistons have agreed on a one-year deal, ESPN's Chris Haynes reported on Thursday.
University of Kentucky sophomore running back Benny Snell Jr. is a preseason candidate for the 2017 Doak Walker Award, it was announced Thursday. The award annually is given to the nation’s top college running back.