Free agency has gotten off to a slow start, thanks to the one and only LeBron James. However, there have already been a few signings, and big men with shooting range have been flying off the shelf. Three have signed with new teams (Channing Frye, Spencer Hawes, and Josh McRoberts), while another took a hometown discount on his new extension (Dirk Nowitzki).
As defenses have developed smarter schemes and game plans, floor spacing and shooting have never been more important. Thus, teams have been slobbering over big men who can shoot from distance (players also known as stretch bigs), throwing large sums of money their way. But are all of these stretch bigs really worth it?Read More