Cam Johnson’s arrival to New York Metropolis has been a tradition shock for the 26-year-old ahead who joined the Nets final week following the blockbuster Kevin Durant-Suns commerce.

When reporters requested about what stands out to him about Brooklyn up to now on Tuesday, Johnson didn’t hesitate.

“The visitors, and the way lengthy it takes to only go one mile! Oh my goodness,” Johnson mentioned. “We had been three miles away from right here and it took like 45 minutes.

Mikal Bridges and Cam Johnson got here to the Nets within the Kevin Durant commerce.
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“I used to be like ‘OK, I bought to get used to that.’ I bought to get used to how densely packed the whole lot is.”

Johnson is in his fourth season within the NBA and had performed in Phoenix for his whole professional profession. He performed school ball on the College of North Carolina. Chapel Hill is extra of a city than a metropolis, which he identified.

“I’m probably not from the town. I went to school within the metropolis a bit bit, however that is completely different.” Johnson mentioned.

Nets Cam Johnson (2) takes off on a fast break after a turnover by Philadelphia 76ers
Cam Johnson’s arrival in Brooklyn got here with the shock of loads of visitors.
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In his first three video games with Brooklyn, Johnson has averaged almost 15 factors, 4 rebounds, and two assists.

Throughout Johnson’s first victory as a Internet on Wednesday evening — a 116-105 win in opposition to the Warmth — he despatched shockwaves by means of social media with a ridiculous circus shot layup which put the Nets up 4 within the fourth quarter.

Regardless of nonetheless getting used to metropolis life off the courtroom, Johnson appears to have settled in fairly properly on the ground.