The 2011 free agency class does not contain the type of talent that the 2010 one boasted, but there are still some players within the pool capable of making significant contributions to numerous teams, and not just the top guys on the market.
Athletes like Jamal Crawford and David West headline this year's list of free agents, and are set to receive substantial paydays, but what about those players who sometimes go overlooked because of names like the former?
There are a number of free agents this summer who may not necessarily get all the credit they deserve, have an unrealized potential or have abilities that go relatively unnoticed. These are not players like Kenyon Martin, who is a long shot to resurrect his career, but players like Arron Afflalo or Mario Chalmers, who may not top, or even make an appearance, on a team's wish list.
Each position in this year's class has its share of unheralded players who deserve a little more attention than they typically receive.
Let's try to change this by taking a look at the three most underrated free agents at each position.