Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tulsa Shock's Glory Johnson to join Nadezhda Orenburg

Russian women's basketball club Nadezhda Orenburg announced last week that Tulsa Shock's Glory Johnson will join the team.

Johnson, a 2012 University of Tennessee graduate, has participated in three different leagues during her short career. During her 19 WNBA games, Johnson averaged 16 points per game, Eurobasket.com reports.

In her Russian career, Johnson averaged 16.4 points per game while playing for Vologda-Chevakata last year.

Two years ago, Johnson participated in the World University Games in Shenzhen as a member of Team USA, which placed first. She received Eurobasket.com's All-EuroCup Player of the Year in 2013, according to Eurobasket.com.