The Celtics are interested in free agent PF Amir Johnson, according to Sports Illustrated's Chris Mannix.
Amir Johnson scored four points, grabbed three rebounds and blocked one shot in 26 minutes during Sunday's Game 4 defeat vs. the Wizards.
Amir Johnson moved into the starting lineup and double-doubled in Friday's Game 3 loss to the Wizards, scoring 14 points on 6-of-7 shooting with 12 rebounds, three assists, one steal and one block in 33 minutes.
Ami Johnson will start at power forward in place of Tyler Hansbrough in Game 3 on Friday.
Raptors beat reporter Josh Lewenberg is speculating that Amir Johnson or Patrick Patterson could replace Tyler Hansbrough in the starting lineup for Friday's Game 3 against the Wizards.
Head coach Dwane Casey said that Amir Johnson will play the same amount of minutes he usually does even if he continues to come off the bench behind Tyler Hansbrough.
Amir Johnson played 34 minutes off the bench against the Wizards on Saturday, scoring a team-high 18 points with eight boards, one assist, one block and two turnovers.
Amir Johnson scored two points during a 92-87 win over the Hornets on Wednesday, adding six rebounds, one assist and one block.
Amir Johnson will come off the Raptors' bench again on Wednesday, with Tyler Hansbrough earning another start at power forward.
Amir Johnson (ankle) came off Toronto's bench on Tuesday for eight points on 4-of-5 shooting, eight rebounds, two assists, one steal and two blocks in only 16 minutes of action.
Amir Johnson (ankle) will come off the bench for Tuesday's game vs. the Celtics.
Amir Johnson (ankle) will be a game-time decision for Tuesday's game vs. the Celtics.
Amir Johnson (ankle) is questionable for Tuesday's game against the Celtics.
Amir Johnson (ankle) said he is feeling better and would play in a playoff game.