As of 12:01 ET on July 1, 2012, the 2012 NBA free-agency period has officially begun.
From young stars to aging legends, the class of free agents is filled to the brink with players who could push a team to the next level. With sharpshooters, interior forces and masterful point guards, the selection is as wide as any class of free agents in NBA history.
So who happens to be the best of the best?
While comparing players of different positions is like comparing apples and oranges, it's not hard to decipher the good from the great. Each player will bring their own form of contribution to their team, but who will help the most? Which players are the best free agents?
The following 50 slides will answer just that.