The Worst NBA Free Agent Signings in Recent Memory

Are you super excited about that big-name free agent your favorite NBA team just signed? Well, you should be. If nothing else, it shows that your team is at least trying to win, right?

But before you get too excited about the move, we should warn you that things might not work out exactly the way you think they will when that free agent joins your team. In some cases, the free agent might not jell with the guys your team already has on its roster. In others, the free agent might not be as motivated as he used to be after signing a long-term deal worth tens of millions of dollars. And sometimes, free agents just don’t turn out to be as good as people thought they were going to be. Not every free agent is LeBron James or Kevin Durant.

There will be dozens of players who change teams this summer through free agency, and some of them will make a big difference for the teams that sign them. But as you’re about to find out, that isn’t always the case. Here are the 12 worst NBA free agent signings in recent memory.

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