The following is a list of potential free agents in the 2016 offseason grouped LOOSELY in projected salary tiers and divided between restricted and unrestricted free agents.

Tier 1: Max Level


Al Horford 4 Years $113,582,000 (Boston)

Hassan Whiteside 4 years, $98,790,000 (Miami)


Andre Drummond 5 years, $127,650,000 (5th year PO, Detroit)

Tier 2: Average Starter $15M- Pseudo Max


Dwight Howard 3 years$70.5M (Atlanta)

Bismack Biyombo 4 years $72M (Orlando)

Joakim Noah 4 years $72M (New York)

Tier 3:  $12M Low Level Starter-$15M Average Starter


Ian Mahinmi 4 Years $64M

Tier 4: $8M High Level Rotation-$12M Low Level Starter

Al Jefferson 3 Years $30M (Last Year Potentially NG, Indiana)

Pau Gasol 2 Years $30M (2nd Year PO, San Antonio)

Cole Aldrich 3 Years $22M (Minnesota)

Zaza Pachulia 1 Year $2.898M (Golden State)

Timofey Mozgov 4 Years $64M (4th Year Team Option?, LA Lakers)

Festus Ezeli


Meyers Leonard

Tier 5: $5M Low Level Rotation – $8M High Level Rotation


Roy Hibbert 1 Year $5M (Charlotte)

Nene Hilario 1 Year $2.9M (Houston)

Jason Smith 3 Years $16M (Washington)

Marreese Speights

Andrew Nicholson 4 Years $26M (Washington)


Tyler Zeller

Boban Marjanovic 3 Years $21M (Offer Sheet, Detroit)

Miles Plumlee

Tier 6: Room MLE Level- $5M Low Level Rotation


Jordan Hill

Brandon Bass

Thomas Robinson

Kevin Seraphin


Tarik Black 2 Years, $12.85M (2nd yr team option, LA Lakers)

Dewayne Dedmon 2 Years, $6M (San Antonio) 

Tier 7: Minimum 


Chris Anderson

Robert Sacre

Chris Kaman

J.J. Hickson

Amar’e Stoudemire

Kendrick Perkins

Lou Amundson

Elton Brand

Non/Partially Guaranteed

Amir Johnson

Joffrey Lauvergne

JaVale McGee

Salah Mejri

Joel Anthony

Cliff Alexander

Quincy Acy

Jeff Withey