ATLANTA (AtlantaHawks.com) - Atlanta Hawks guard Joe Johnson has been named to the 2012 NBA Eastern Conference All-Star squad, the NBA announced this evening. The sharpshooter will make his sixth straight appearance at the midseason classic. The game takes place on Sunday, February 26 at the Amway Center in Orlando, FL, with coverage on TNT and ESPN Radio beginning at 7 p.m.
"It means a lot to me to be selected as an All-Star again," Johnson said. "To be recognized as one of the league's best reflects well on the organization, my teammates and coaches, and I'm thrilled to be able to take part in the event."