NBA Free Agents 2012: Ideal Signing for Every Team This Summer

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NBA Free Agents 2012: Ideal Signing for Every Team This Summer
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While last years NBA off-season was fuddled up by that whole lockout thing, this year's break should take a more traditional path.

A few important dates to keep in mind:

July 1st- Teams may begin negotiating with free agents.

July 11th- Teams may officially sign sign free agent players to contracts.

With a salary cap set at $58 million, many teams will have to get creative with free agent signings, many having to rely on the $5 million mid-level exception or the $3 million mini mid-level exception for those who were so far above the cap that they had to pay a luxury tax last season.

With names like Deron Williams, Steve Nash, Roy Hibbert, Kevin Garnett, Eric Gordon and Ray Allen all potentially switching team, this years off-season carries plenty of intrigue.

While some teams have the cap room to go out and attempt to land a star, others may be best suited to simply resign their own free agents.

Whatever the circumstance, here is one ideal free agent signing for every NBA team.

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