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1. Gerald Henderon
Gerald Henderson should get the chance to be evaluated outside of the Charlotte Bobcats before we write the book on him. As is, he’s a very good leaper and mid-range player, and his stats have improved in nearly every single category during his time in Charlotte. He can pass and is a willing defender, so you’d think he would make for a good role player. It’s important to remember, however, that no team is lining up for guys who can’t shoot threes, and that’s Henderson’s fatal flaw.
2. Gary Neal
You know who can shoot threes? Gary Neal. As we saw in the Finals, Neal has the ability to get hot and fire up shots from all over the court. Although he is prone to taking bad shots, Neal did grow into the San Antonio Spurs system and became a player whom Gregg Popovich trusted enough to play. That should count for something, even if teams are worried how he’ll look and play outside of all that structure.
3. Roddy Beaubois
If you’re looking for a redemption candidate, Roddy Beaubois might be your man. Although he’s technically more of a point guard, Beaubois is a little positionless and a little wild out on the court. A team that could live with his mistakes and be patient could reap some rewards, though, as Beaubois does have a lot of natural ability.