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Aaron Johnson - PG, 5'8, 185
Free agent - Last played with Stal Ostrow (Poland, 2017)
       Date of birth: 10/27/1988
       Country: USA
     Drafted (NBA): Undrafted, 2011
     Out of: UAB
  NBA Experience: 0 years
  Hand: Right

6th August, 2011 Italy Signed a one year contract with Assi Basket Ostuni.
19th July, 2012 Italy Signed a one year contract with Vanoli Cremona.
1st November, 2013 D-League Drafted 17th overall in the 2013 D-League Draft by Bakersfield Jam.
23rd January, 2014 D-League Waived by Bakersfield Jam.
29th January, 2014 Italy Signed for the remainder of the season with Venezia.
30th July, 2014 Finland Signed a one year contract with Nilan Bisons.
16th September, 2015 Romania Signed a one year contract with Craiova.
15th July, 2016 Poland Signed a one year contract with Stal Ostrow WLKP.
21st July, 2017 Poland Signed another one year contract with Stal Ostrow WLKP.
When: Where:
2007 - 2011 UAB (NCAA)
August 2011 - June 2012 Assi Basket Ostuni (Italy, Lega Due)
July 2012 - June 2013 Cremona (Italy)
November 2013 - January 2014 Bakersfield Jam (D-League)
January 2014 - June 2014 Venezia (Italy)
July 2014 - June 2016 Nilan Bisons (Finland)
September 2015 - June 2016 Craiova (Romania)
July 2016 - June 2017 Stal Ostrow (Poland)
From blog:

   An Unnecessarily Exhaustive Guide To The 2010/11 NCAA Tournament, Part 2: Eastern Region

Point guard Aaron Johnson leads the entire country in assists at 7.7 per game. This is mainly because he dribbles so much that his palms are orange. And there's nothing wrong with that. The quick and strong 5'8 senior drives the ball to the basket relentlessly, in both the half court and transition games, collapsing defenses and finding open players. He scores rather little himself - 12 points per game in more than 36 minutes, shooting only 42% from the field and 23% from three; what he does get is mostly around the basket, which is no mean feat from one so small. He's also an extremely pesky defender for his size, and just won the Conference-USA DPOY award. Unquestionably, Johnson is the leader of the UAB roster.

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   Sham's unnecessarily great big draft board: Point Guards

Aaron Johnson - Johnson is UAB's all-time assists leader, and led the nation last season at 7.7 per game. He also defends about as well as a 5'8 guard in a major-ish conference can, being named to the Conference USA All-Defensive team. But Johnson can't shoot, and is no consistent threat around the basket due to his lack of size. He's not scared - he's just small. He'll make money somewhere, but not here.

Israel, maybe.

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