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Al Horford versus Joe Johnson: A Max Contract Comparison

This upcoming off-season for the Atlanta Hawks will revolve around the status of Al Horford. I have previously detailed what his maximum contract would look like and how Atlanta can navigate the off-season both with and without Al. For those veteran Atlanta Hawks fans, the decision of offering Al a 5-year maximum salaried contract may appear to be similar to the decision faced in the 2010 off-season with Joe Johnson. It's true that Al and Joe have parallels. Al enters this off-season as a 9 year veteran, with Bird Rights, the ability to sign a contract through age 34, and uncertainty...

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