As the NBA free-agency period winds down, there are only a handful of players remaining who can be rotation players for a playoff team.
That's the way it works after more than a month of signings. Stars like Deron Williams go quickly, and serviceable players like Courtney Lee and Robin Lopez are snapped up soon thereafter.
But some quality players inevitably slip through the cracks. The guys on this list won't set the world on fire for their new teams, but they can be productive off the bench. When it comes time for the playoffs, these guys can make a difference when it counts.
Here are the five best players still available and how they can contribute in 2012-13.