2016 NBA Free Agents: Predictions for Top Available Players This Summer

April 10th, 2016 by Zach Buckley Leave a reply »
The 2016 NBA free-agent market won't officially open for another few months, but does it ever really close? Every day is an opportunity to gather intel on potential targets, improve attractiveness by cleaning up the on-court product and monitor what both suitors and possible signees covet.

Today's data always includes hints of what the future may hold. Even though there are occasional stunners, there are enough clues to project what could be coming next.

The upcoming slides provide that forecast. With a superstar class headlined by the likes of LeBron James and Kevin Durant, this could well be an offseason that reshapes the basketball landscape.

Besides predicting where these stars will align, each free agent is also ranked by desirability. The same factors that will be used by their eventual suitors are utilized here: current production, future potential, injury history, etc.

Most will inevitably start next season where they finish this one, and these predictions reflect that. But my crystal ball shows a few scenery changes that could rock the hoops world.

Begin Slideshow


Read Full Article at Bleacher Report - NBA
Article written by


Comments are closed.