With the salary cap likely to fall, here's how much select teams would have to pursue the top free agents this summer.
The 2006 free agent class is the JV game compared to the class of 2007 varsity contest, projects Chris Sheridan.
Chad Ford looks at whom each of the 30 teams might lose to free agency, and whom they might pursue.
Find out who is headed where going into July 16, the day teams can begin signing free agents.
The reality is that most of the NBA restricted free agents hitting it big this offseason will end up being overpaid.
For years the poster child for the NBA's thrifty, the Clippers made waves this week by retaining one of their own big-name free agents. Now they are after someone else's.
Things have moved along just fine in free agency for the Lakers, Nets, Spurs and Wolves.
The Heat are reportedly ready to sign restricted free agent Elton Brand to a six-year, $82 million offer sheet.
With most free agents already committed, the countdown to the signing period offers little suspense.
The Clippers will have 15 days to match the Nuggets' offer sheet for Andre Miller and the Jazz's offer sheet for Corey Maggette.
Andre Miller, Elton Brand, Michael Olowokandi and Corey Maggette are on the verge of escaping from L.A.
He's healthy, and he's 7 feet tall. So why aren't teams wining and dining Michael Olowokandi?
Undaunted by the prospect of losing key free agents and the team's legacy of defeat, Mike Dunleavy agreed to become the new coach of the Los Angeles Clippers.
Power forward Elton Brand is considering a five-year, nearly $65 million offer from the Los Angeles Clippers, but might wait for a longer-term deal from the team, the Los Angeles Times reported Wednesday.
While NBA teams are looking to add free agents, Donald Sterling's Clippers are content to lose them.
With eight free agents, Clips owner Donald Sterling is the linchpin to offseason movement.