Tuesday , Sep , 13 , 2005 C.Y. Ellis

Nuggets re-sign DerMarr Johnson

=== Nuggets re-sign DerMarr Johnson ===

Denver, CO (Sports Network) – The Denver Nuggets announced Tuesday that they
have re-signed guard DerMarr Johnson. As per team policy, terms of the deal
were not released.

“We’re pleased to have D.J. back,” said general manager Kiki Vandeweghe. “He
played a key role in our success last season and continues to get better.”

Johnson averaged 7.1 points and 2.1 rebounds in 71 games last season for
Denver. In his four-year career, the Cincinnati product has posted 6.7 points
and 2.5 boards.

In other team news, the Nuggets named Mark Warkentien director of player
personnel. Warkentien, who has 13 years of experience working in NBA front
offices, has also worked with Cleveland, Portland and Seattle.