Player Review 2016: Shenise Johnson

Height: 5-11
Position: Guard
Age: 25
Years Pro: 5
College: Miami (FL)
Acquired: From San Antonio, in exchange for 2015 first and third-round draft picks, 2/17/15

Stats: Shenise Johnson played in 29 games (10 starts) and showed off her balanced skill set by averaging 9.8 points (second on the team), 3.5 rebounds, 2.1 assists, and 1.2 steals in 22.4 minutes per game. She shot 41 percent from the field and was second on the team with 35.9 percent 3-point shooting. She also led the WNBA in free throw percentage, hitting 93.8 percent from the charity stripe, buoyed by a streak of 40 consecutive free throws made to end the season.

Notable Performances:

September 13 at Connecticut: Johnson set a career high with 23 points (9-13 FG, 2-4 3PFG, 3-3 FT) against the Connecticut Sun. She also added three rebounds, three steals, and one assist.

August 27 vs. Washington: The versatile guard barely missed out on her second career double-double when she logged 10 points and nine rebounds, including four on the offensive end, at home against the Washington Mystics.

July 10 vs. Seattle: Johnson set another career high with five made 3-pointers in a Fever win over the Seattle Storm, going 5-of-8 from deep. She finished the game with 18 points, four rebounds, and an assist.

Shenise Johnson 2016 Highlights

Player Review 2016: Shenise Johnson