Andre T. Johnson

Andre T. Johnson guides MemphiSport as owner and publisher and covers noteworthy stories spanning the NBA and NFL. He is also covers community personalities and events at, where he recently wrote about a personal project, #ChasingGreatness, which he describes as “a lifetime journey, not a one-time event.” Andre T. Johnson defines the #ChasingGreatness hashtag as a faith-based journey that involves consulting with God on a daily basis as one moves toward achieving goals and maximizing one’s potential.

Mr. Johnson’s sports coverage activities include a Dallas, Texas, based focus on the NBA Southwest Division. He also writes about amateur sports and authored an August, 2016, piece on up-and-coming Early (Texas) High senior athlete Abe Morris. The wide receiver/outside linebacker has garnered interest from the collegiate football team at Texas Christian University.

Mr. Johnson’s background in sports journalism extends more than 15 years and he was a Memphis Commercial Appeal beat reporter covering the Arena Football League and the (now defunct) American Basketball Association. With a passion for music, Andre T. Johnson enjoys artists such as Public Enemy, Mary J. Blige, and Mint Condition.