Brad Stevens praised Amir Johnson and Jonas Jerebko for their veteran leadership.
The Celtics will guarantee Amir Johnson's contract for 2016-17, according to the Boston Globe.
The Celtics will reportedly pick up Amir Johnson's contract for the 2016-17 season unless they sign another player to a max contract.
The Celtics are reportedly expected to guarantee Amir Johnson's contract worth $12 million for the 2016-17 season.
Celtics GM Danny Ainge said that he's not yet made an official decision on whether or not to pick up Amir Johnson's option for next season worth $12 million.
Amir Johnson played 18 minutes with three points, four rebounds and two turnovers against the Hawks on Thursday.
Brad Stevens called Amir Johnson "really important" to what the Celtics are doing.
Amir Johnson played 31 minutes as the starting center against the Hawks on Friday, scoring 15 points with seven rebounds, two assists and two steals.
Amir Johnson started and came off the bench in the second half against the Hawks on Saturday, finishing with four points, eight rebounds, one assist and two blocks in 22 minutes.
Amir Johnson scored 14 points with eight rebounds, two assists, one steal and four blocks in 26 minutes against the Hawks on Saturday.
Amir Johnson was limited to 15 minutes during Friday's blowout win over Milwaukee, putting up four points, three assist, one board and one turnover.
Amir Johnson rolled over the Lakers' frontcourt on Sunday, posting 10 points, 13 rebounds and four assists in 26 minutes of action.
Amir Johnson posted a minimal stat line during Friday's win over the Warriors, tallying seven points, nine rebounds, two assists, one steal, two turnovers and zero blocks in 26 minutes.
Amir Johnson had a huge game against his former team on Wednesday, posting 11 points, 14 rebounds, five assists, two blocks and one steal in 34 minutes of action vs. Toronto.