Sakarya Buyuksehir Basketbol (BSL) agreed terms with 27-year old American guard Elijah Johnson (192-88kg-90). He already started the season at Galil Gilboa in Israeli Winner League. In three games he had 10.0ppg, 4.0rpg, 2.3apg and 1.7spg this season. Johnson also spent pre-season at Vanoli Cremona (Serie A) in Italian league earlier that year.
He has tried to make it to the NBA and played in the NBA Pro Summer League in 2013.
The list of the past achievements is quite long as among others Johnson's college team won Big 12 Tournament in 2010, 2011 and 2013.
He is quite experienced player. Johnson has played also professionally in Croatia (Cibona), Germany (s Oliver Baskets), Greece (Panelefsiniakos), Poland (Anwil and Rosa) and Turkey (Anadolu Efes, Istanbulspor and Bakirkoy) and Israel (Hapoel Tel Aviv).