It is a reinforcement of weight for the men of JD Jackson, coach of Gravelines-Dunkerque. The American interior Jajuan Johnson (33 years old, 2.07 m) has just signed up for the new season with the Betclic Elite club. Able to evolve in position 4 as in position 5, the player had almost joined the North last season before opting for Turk Telecom Ankara, in Turkey.
Priority of the club’s recruitment unit, Jujuan Johnson ishas been playing for ten seasons in Europe after a first year in the NBA, at the Boston Celtics in 2011. Euroleague in 2020-2021 with Bayern Munich, and a EuroCup victory in 2018 under the colors of Darussafaka, he will bring all his experience to JD Jackson’s group “Explains the club in a press release.
« JaJuan is the profile we were looking for with coach JD Jackson. He is a player who can play in 2 positions, 5 and 4. Excessively athletic, big defender. He is a player perfectly suited to Betclic. He has extensive European experience. Off the pitch, we know he’s a golden guy. It’s really a pleasure to attract a player of his quality. We are very happy that he chose the BCM “, adds Olivier Bourgain, sporting director of the club, in the same press release.