2011 NBA Free Agency: 5 Best Offensive Weapons Available

November 26th, 2011 by Austin Green Leave a reply »
This morning, the holiest of holy events occurred: the NBA players and owners reached an agreement to end the lockout and announced that the 2011 free-agency period will begin on December 9.

So, in between thanking the basketball deities, I have compiled a list of the five best offensive weapons on the free-agent market.

Although this year's class lacks the star power of 2010, there are several major scorers up for grabs.

Most of these guys can't pass, rebound or defend. But dammit, they can put the ball in the hoop.


J.R Smith

To say that J.R. Smith is a psycho would be an understatement. To say he's an explosive scorer would be an even bigger one.

For all his baggage (he has quite an extensive arrest record), Smith is one of the league's most lethal scorers.

He's the perfect example of a "hurts you, hurts me" shooter. When he's on, Smith is capable of ridiculous feats like hitting 10 threes in a game on two separate occasions. When he's off, he cripples his team with poor shot selection and general immaturity.

If given starter's minutes, Smith would undoubtedly av ...

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