Height: 6-10 (208cm) Weight: 250 (113kg)
Current NBA Status: Under Contract (Atlanta Hawks)
Free Agent: UFA-2016
Draft Rights Trade: N/A
Draft Rights Renounced: N/A
Al Horford News
Al Horford suffered a torn pectoral muscle in his left side two seasons ago.
Al Horford played 29 minutes in the Hawks' game on Tuesday.
Al Horford admits he was on edge throughout the Hawks' offseason.
Danny Ferry traded Joe Johnson and Marvin Williams shortly after becoming general manager of the Hawks, leaving a core of Al Horford, Josh Smith and Jeff Teague.
Al Horford and Tim Duncan led their teams to a combined 7-1 week.
Danny Ferry and the Hawks pursued a trade for Dwight Howard.
Al Horford has been out with a pectoral injury.
The Rockets, Hawks and Warriors are not on Dwight Howard's list of preferred destinations, but they could be teams willing to trade for him without any long-term assurance.
The Hawks may acquire a free agent center to play in place of the injured Al Horford.
Al Horford is expected to miss three to four months with a torn left pectoral muscle.
Luis Scola also won MVP honors in 2009 and 2007.
Al Horford scored 24 points and grabbed nine rebounds.
The average age of players in NBA All-Star Game has historically been 28-years-old.
The last time the Hawks and Knicks played, Marvin Williams and Shawne Williams got into an altercation.
Al Horford's natural position is power forward, but the Hawks don't have a reliable option at center.
Blake Griffin was called for a flagrant foul on Al Horford on Friday night.
Four members of the Celtics were named as reserves, while Kevin Love and LaMarcus Aldridge were left off the West team.
The Hawks may be forced to move Josh Smith for monetary reasons.
Al Horford received an extension from Atlanta just hours before Monday night's deadline.
A source rated the possibility of Al Horford receiving a contract extension at "50-50."
The Hawks and Al Horford have until Nov. 1 to reach a contract extension.
Al Horford and the Hawks have been discussing a contract extension.
The Hawks need to give Al Horford an extension by Nov. 1, otherwise risk allowing him to become a restricted free agent.
Al Horford's agent Arn Tellem and the Atlanta Hawks have begun discussions on a contract extension.
The Hawks can give Al Horford a five-year, $82 million extension.
Jamal Crawford may desire a contract extension, but Al Horford is more likely to get one.
Aug 08, 2010 | FOX Sports
Al Horford has played center for a majority of his career in Atlanta.
Al Horford will be a restricted free agent next offseason if he doesn't sign an extension with the Hawks.