Joe Johnson is a six-time All-Star and one of the better shooting guards in the league. He hasn't scored less than 18.2 points per game in the last six years, but is more famous for how overpaid he is.
The Nets made a huge move in trading for Johnson, and will count on him to help lead this team to the playoffs and beyond. They need him. The weird thing is he might need them more than he realizes.
His stock has gone down dramatically the last few years and his career is desperate for a revival. There isn't a better place than the new-look Brooklyn Nets to do so. He will be in the public eye from the first game, and can show the nation he is still a premium NBA shooting guard.
Read on for five reasons why Joe Johnson will revitalize his career with the Brooklyn Nets.