Thursday Jan. 29, 2009
ATLANTA (AP) -- Atlanta Hawks guard Joe Johnson has been named to the East squad for the NBA All-Star game on Feb. 15.
It's Johnson's third straight trip to the All-Star game. This one will be played in Phoenix. Johnson was with the Suns from 2002 to 2005.
Johnson is averaging 21.4 points, 6.2 assists, 4.4 rebounds and 1.2 steals in 45 games for the Hawks this season.
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