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ASK IRA: Are the Heat getting enough out of James Johnson?

ASK IRA: Are the Heat getting enough out of James Johnson?

 


January 16, 2018

Q: James Johnson is basically an energy guy and not a starter in this league. Gotta let the kids play, Bam Adebayo, Derrick Jones Jr. The Bulls pulled away in second quarter when James  Johnson came back in. I get it, they just paid him $60 million, but he is not a starter in this league. Ira, how can Heat look so good with Hassan Whiteside and Bam and then not see it much in the last two games? I'm a big Erik Spoelstra fan, but sometimes. -- Douglas.

A: I agree that James is not the same player he was when the Heat went 30-11 over the second half of the season, almost as if he's...

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