6-10, 245, Born June 3, 1986
4th NBA season ... 2nd NBA All-Star Game
One of the most underrated big men in the NBA, Horford gives the Hawks a solid presence in the frontcourt ... Is among the league leaders in FG percentage and rebounding ... Is the son of Tito Horford, who played three years in the NBA with two teams (Milwaukee, 1988-90 and Washington, 1993-94) ... Finished second to Kevin Durant in the 2007-08 Rookie of the Year voting and was voted unanimously to the NBA All-Rookie Team ... Was the first player in the league to co-direct a night of programming at Atlanta's NBA TV studios ... Worked as a TV analyst on Olympic men's basketball games broadcast on Telemundo in 2008 ... Won two NCAA titles at Florida alongside current NBA players Joakim Noah and Corey Brewer ... 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.