Birthplace: Little Rock, AR
NBA Seasons: 17
All-Star Appearances: 7
Joe Johnson was named the captain of Triplets, an expansion team for 2019.
Johnson, born in Little Rock, Arkansas, played in the NBA for 17 seasons making seven All-Star appearances, an All-NBA 3rd team and was known as one of most lethal scorers in the league. For his career, he averaged 16 points, 4 rebounds and 3.9 assists per game, tallying up 20,405 points and over 40,000 career minutes. Johnson’s longest stretch with a team was with Atlanta from 2005 to 2012, where he became Eastern Conference Player of the Month on multiple occasions and led them to the postseason five times.
Johnson is known for his iso-scoring ability and versatility given his size and skillset.