Joe Johnson Out to Get Rid of 'Iso-Joe' Label

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Joe Johnson Out to Get Rid of 'Iso-Joe' Label
Eric Hartline-US PRESSWIRE

Joe Johnson infamously became “Iso-Joe” in Atlanta, and he can’t wait to shed the tag as a Brooklyn Net. Deron Williams will ensure that Johnson won’t be stuck taking his man one-on-one while his teammates look on. Per the NY Times: “I don’t know where the Iso-Joe comes from,’ said Joe Johnson, sounding more bemused than annoyed. For most of his seven seasons as an Atlanta Hawk, Johnson was a reluctant solo artist, powering Coach Mike Woodson’s isolation-heavy offense while teammates stood and watched.

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