By Jerry Wein
The Sixers signed 6-3 shooting guard Tyler Johnson to a 10-day deal.
Johnson spent parts of the last two seasons with the Brooklyn Nets, appearing in 47 games, averaging 6.5 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.5 assists in 18.7 minutes per contest.
For his career, Johnson has appeared in 348 career games (78 starts) between Brooklyn, Phoenix and Miami. Coming into this season, he holds career averages of 9.9 points, 2.5 rebounds and 3.0 assists in 24.8 minutes per contest, while shooting .427 percent from the field and .360 percent from three-point range.
For three consecutive seasons (2016-19), Johnson averaged double figures in points, with his highest averages in points (13.7), rebounds (4.0), assists (3.2) and steals (1.2) coming in 2016-17 with Miami.
76ers guard Danny Green has entered COVID-19 protocols and is listed out vs. Hawks on Thursday. Fourth Philadelphia player in health and safety.
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