I know that it is only the first week of the 2009-2010 season and the Hawks still have 80 games to go, but with the best free agent pool of this century only one year away, it is just way too hard not to talk about it. Dwayne Wade, Chris Bosh, LeBron James, and Dirk Nowitzki are just the tip the free-agent iceberg. Another player on that upcoming free agent list, and perhaps just as valuable, is Atlanta Hawks guard Joe Johnson. Johnson and the Atlanta Hawks are entering their fifth season together, having made huge strides in the first four. It began after a blockbuster trade in 2005, when Johnson was sent from the Phoenix Suns to the Hawks. Johnson got to work right away, and quickly asserted himself as a premiere player in the league. He recorded four 40+ point games, while leading the t ...
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