Commentary

Buyer's Guide: Joe Johnson

Teams have to decide if his scoring prowess is worth a big-time contract

Updated: June 24, 2010, 3:39 PM ET
By Tom Haberstroh | Special to ESPN Insider
Joe JohnsonFernando Medina/NBAE/Getty ImagesJohnson can be an elite scorer, but his reliance upon isolation hurts his efficiency.

ESPN Insider is analyzing NBA free agents not named LeBron James (we covered him pretty extensively a few weeks ago, and there's even more coming every day on the LeBron Tracker) to determine what they're really worth to the teams chasing them this summer. To follow the entire series, click here. We continue Thursday with Joe Johnson.


To see what Joe Johnson is really worth as a free agent -- including assessments from NBA executives, next-level stats and scouting reports of how he'd fit on various teams -- plus a recommendation for where he could land this summer, you must be an ESPN Insider.