NBA players and teams were allowed to open free-agent negotiations on July 1. There will undoubtedly be plenty of agreements, but no one can officially put pen to paper until July 11.
While players like Deron Williams, Eric Gordon and Roy Hibbert could all sign max contracts, teams with little to no cap space need to have targets, too.
That's where these guys come into play. Here are the seven best free agents who would likely sign for the mid-level exception of $5 million or less, offering a great value to any contender vying for their services.