Even though the 2011 NBA free agent class looks nothing like the class of 2010, there is plenty of high end talent to be signed. Unlike the 2010 class, this year's group is full of proven veterans who have won at the highest of levels.
Whether you need a defensive stopper, rebounding machine, scoring punch, sixth man presence, veteran leadership or all of the above, the class of 2011 has it.
Many of these players have flown under the radar for years, but now it is their time to have a moment in the spotlight. With tons of great role players and starters available from this list, the 2011 NBA standings are sure to take a significant change before the next playoffs.
Let's get this year's free agent party started. Here are the top 22 free agents available this summer.