6-foot-7, 240 pounds
DOB: June 29, 1981
9th NBA season ... 4th NBA All-Star Game
One of the league's best swingmen ... Is among the league leaders in scoring, field goals made, 3-point FG made, assists, free-throw shooting and minutes ... Leads the Hawks in scoring, assists and 3-pointers made, second in steals ... Hawks are 9-2 when he records 7-of-more assists ... Has scored 20-plus points on 24 occasions, including five 30-point games and one 40-point effort ... Made career three-pointer number 1,000 at Boston on Jan. 11 ... In a recent Sports Illustrated poll, 190 players were asked "Who is the NBA's Most Underrated Player?" Joe Johnson (9 percent) came in first, followed by John Salmons, Lamar Odom, Gerald Wallace and David Lee ... Has played in every game this season and has played in every game in six of his previous eight seasons ... Is playing in his fourth straight NBA All-Star Game ... During two seasons at Arkansas, Johnson became the first player in the program's history to lead the Razorbacks in scoring (16.0 ppg) and rebounding (5.7 rpg) as a freshman. He went on to garner All-America honors as a sophomore before declaring for the Draft ... Originally selected by Boston with the 10th overall pick in the 2001 Draft, Johnson was acquired by Phoenix in 2002 in a deal for Rodney Rogers and Tony Delk and later dealt as part of a sign-and-trade deal for Boris Diaw to the Hawks...