Posted Jul 8 2010 7:44PM
ATLANTA (AP) -- Joe Johnson has officially signed a six-year deal with Atlanta, giving the Hawks' four-time All-Star an average of more than $20 million each year.
Johnson's agent, Arn Tellem, says the deal is worth $123.7 million.
Johnson and the Hawks agreed to the maximum contract on Monday. Thursday is the first day free agents can sign contracts.
Johnson, who has played five years in Atlanta, was considered one of the top free agents in a field of All-Stars. He made a quick decision to re-sign with Atlanta, which won 53 games last season and advanced to the second round of the playoffs.
He has been the team's leading scorer each of his five years in Atlanta.
|John Kundla Interview|
Legendary coach John Kundla recalls his time coaching the Minneapolis Lakers and compares today's style of play to that of the past.
|The Starters: USA Basketball|
The Starters breakdown team USA's roster and talk about potential starting lineups for the 2016 squad.
|Kings Season Top 10|
Check out the Sacramento Kings top 10 plays of the 2015-16 regular season.
|Suns Season Top 10|
Check out the Phoenix Suns top 10 plays of the 2015-16 regular season.
|Rose's Top 10 Plays With The Bulls|
Take a look back at Derrick Rose's Top 10 plays as a Chicago Bulls' player.