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Edge Sign Kyle Johnson as IR Designate for Shaquille Keith

The St. John’s Edge announced today that the team has signed Ajax, Ontario native Kyle Johnson as the IR Designate for Shaquille Keith.

Johnson, 6’5”, 210 lbs., is a product of Long Island University (NCAA D1). He is a veteran of professional basketball, spending time in several different leagues in Europe and North America since 2011-2012. His most recent stint in North America was with the London Lightning in 2017-18, where he helped lead them to an NBL Canada Championship.

In 2018-19, Johnson signed with SO Maritime Boulonge in the French NM1 League. In 20 games, Johnson averaged, 11.85 points and 2.70 rebounds in 21.6 minutes per game. He shot 48.4% from the field (89-for-184), 38.8% from three-point range (31-for-80), and 75.7% from the charity stripe (28-for-37).

The St. John’s Edge are happy to welcome Kyle Johnson to the organization. Johnson is expected to dress for Game 1 of the Central Division Finals on Saturday at Mile One Centre

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