Roy Hibbert of the Indiana Pacers is among dozens of players in this year’s playoffs with much to play for. Not only is Hibbert working to help the Pacers advance towards their first NBA title in franchise history, but he’s also hoping to impress suitors who will offer him his next contract.
Hibbert had done an impressive job this postseason on both ends of the floor. He’s one of several players whose free-agent stock has seen a boost this postseason. A couple of those players, including Hibbert, are looking for their second NBA contract. Others, such as Mike Bibby, are just trying to keep their careers going after this season.
Following is a list of players who have posted strong performances that should get teams to take long looks at them during free agency.