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Joe Johnson
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Johnson playing for the Hawks.
No. 7 – Houston Rockets
Position Shooting guard
Personal information
Born June 29, 1981 (1981-06-29) (age 36)
Little Rock, Arkansas
Nationality U.S. Flag American
Physical stats
Listed height 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m)
Listed weight 240 lbs (109 kg)
Career information
High school Little Rock Central
(Little Rock, Arkansas )
College Arkansas (1999-2000)
NBA Draft 2001 / Round: 1 / Pick: 10th
Selected by the Boston Celtics
playing career 2001–present (17 years)
Career history
2001–2002 Boston Celtics
20022005 Phoenix Suns
20052012 Atlanta Hawks
20122016 Brooklyn Nets
2016 Miami Heat
20162018 Utah Jazz
2018–present Houston Rockets
Career highlights and awards
  • 6× NBA All-Star (20072012, 2014)
  • All-NBA Third Team (2010)
  • NBA All-Rookie Second Team (2002)
  • Arkansas Mr. Basketball (1999)
NBA.com profile profile


Joe Marcus Johnson (born June 29, 1981 in Little Rock, Arkansas) is American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Houston Rockets of the NBA.

Professional career

Boston Celtics (2001–2002)

Johnson declared for the 2001 NBA draft where he went on to be selected with the 10th overall pick by the Boston Celtics.

Phoenix Suns (2002–2005)

Atlanta Hawks (2005–2012)

Brooklyn Nets (2012–2016)

On July 11, 2012, Johnson was traded to the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for Jordan Farmar, Anthony Morrow, Jordan Williams, Johan Petro, DeShawn Stevenson and a 2013 first round draft pick.

Miami Heat (2016)

On February 27, 2016, Johnson signed with the Miami Heat and made his debut the next day in a 98–81 win over the New York Knicks, recording 12 points, three rebounds and three assists in 30 minutes.

Utah Jazz (2016–2018)

On July 8, 2016, Johnson signed a two-year, $22 million contract with the Utah Jazz.

Houston Rockets (2018–present)

On February 14, 2018, Johnson signed with the Houston Rockets. He made his debut for the Rockets later that day, scoring nine points in 31 minutes off the bench in a 100–91 win over the Sacramento Kings.