6-foot-10, 245 pounds
DOB: June 3, 1986
3rd NBA season ... 1st NBA All-Star Game
A powerful force on the inside, has given the Hawks a solid presence in the frontcourt ... Is among the league leaders in FG percentage, rebounding and blocks ... Owns a team-leading 18 double-doubles (through Jan. 27) ... Has scored in double-figures 34 times, including seven 20-point efforts ... Leads the Hawks in rebounds and FG percentage, is second in blocks per game and fourth in scoring ... Scored his 2000th career point Dec. 26, 2009 at Indiana ... Is the son of Tito Horford, who played three years in the NBA with two teams (Milwaukee (1988-90) and Washington (1993-94)) ... Was the first player in the league to co-direct a night of programming at Atlanta's NBA TV studios last season ... Worked as a TV analyst on Olympic men's basketball games broadcast on Telemundo in 2008 ... Treated children from O'Gilvie-Carrington Centers, Inc. to some holiday cheer at the Brunswick Zone in Marietta in December, hosting "Al's Amigos Holiday Party" ... Supports Atlanta-area Hispanic youth groups, including the STAR House and La Amistad, where he has conducted Reading Timeouts and donated tickets to Hawks games.