One on One: Wesley Johnson

Suns One On One host Greg Esposito caught up with Suns swingman, and recent late game hero, Wesley Johnson after practice Tuesday. The two talk about how he choose basketball over football, what it was like transferring after his sophomore year of college, living up to expectations and making an impact on the Suns lately. Hear all that and much more on this episode.

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