The Portland Trail Blazers have exercised the third-year option included in the rookie contract of guard Keon Johnson.
The 20-year-old Tennessee product has scored 9.7 points with 2.9 assists and one steal in the 22 games played since his arrival in Portland.
The Trail Blazers are picking up the 2023-2024 option for guard Keon Johnson, sources tell ESPN. Johnson played 25 minutes a game after arriving in trade with the Clippers last season. He was the 21st pick in the 2021 draft.
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