(NEW YORK) — The Brooklyn Nets are set to acquire All-Star guard Joe Johnson from the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for Jordan Faramar, Johan Petro, Anthony Morrow, Jordan Williams, DeShawn Stevenson, and a future lottery protected first round draft pick, according to ESPN.
The 31-year-old Johnson was originally drafted by the Boston Celtics with the tenth overall pick in the 2001 NBA draft.
In his 11-year NBA career, Johnson has averaged 17.8 points per game along with 4.5 assists.
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