Joe Johnson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Jazz, Joe Johnson agree to $22 million deal, per report

    SB Nation "Veteran guard Joe Johnson has agreed to a two-year, $22 million contract with the Utah Jazz, reports David Aldridge of TNT. The shooting guard is returning for his 15th NBA season after the conclusion of the monster deal he signed with Atlanta in 2010. Johnson was one of the NBA's highest paid..." July 02

  • Johnson turned Cavs down because Heat were 'a piece or 2 away' from being on top

    Palm Beach Post "The race for Joe Johnson last month essentially came down to the Heat and Cavaliers, two teams that are always angling at each other and will meet Saturday in Miami. While many expected Johnson to land with LeBron James in Cleveland, more than anything because that team is clearly in..." March 19

  • LeBron James was willing to change positions to get Joe Johnson

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "LeBron James really wanted Joe Johnson to come to Cleveland after receiving a buyout from the Brooklyn Nets in late February. Sources with knowledge of James' intentions informed that the four-time MVP made it known to Cavaliers' management and Johnson that he would slide to power..." March 09