Spotlight: James Johnson's Handoffs

Generating an open 3 is something NBA teams are dying to do in 2017. James Johnson is getting it done with a single screen and Hodor-like unselfishness.

James Johnson makes for a better door than a window. Just ask the guys chasing around Wayne Ellington and Tyler Johnson.

Making a bid for Best Supporting Action of the young NBA season, dribble hand-offs are one of NBA Twitter’s percolating talking points. And with his pitch-and-screen play, the Miami Heat’s point-forward James Johnson is ahead of the curve.