It looks like Atlanta is getting scared they are going to lose Horford. I bet he wants to test the free market and see what he could get. I hope he doesn't sign a new contract before next summer.

Hawks Don't Want Horford To Test Market

The Hawks would prefer that Al Horford doesn't hit the free agent market
next summer.
Horford can become a restricted free agent after the 2010-11 season.
"The Hawks would prefer he not test the market because they know full well he'd be coveted from sea to shining sea," wrote the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.
The issue is that Jamal Crawford is looking for a contract extension and there have been reports that he'll request a trade if he doesn't receive one.


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