With the NBA lockout in full effect and players threatening to move overseas, hopes for next season don't seem that high.
However, it hasn't stopped the usual summer speculation, and regardless of whether or not players might show interest in playing in foreign countries, once the lockout ends, they'll be back home in the NBA.
So while this summer isn't the same free agent fiasco that brought LeBron James to Miami or Amar'e Stoudemire to New York, this summer holds some pretty interesting possibilities.
One particular category of interest is in the forward department. While there isn't necessarily an abundance of small forwards and power forwards available, this summer has a few worth keeping your eye on.
Here are five of the best forwards on the market.