Will work for $3 million or less

July, 6, 2012
The Dallas Mavericks are taking on a major reconstruction project that will include seeking free agents on short-term contracts and reasonable salaries.

For this exercise, we'll take a look at five free agents at each position that could be had for no more than $3 million.

Point guard (last year's salary)
John Lucas ($900,000)
Ronnie Price ($1.1 million)
Jannero Pargo ($1.1 million)
Derek Fisher ($3.4 million)
Jamaal Tinsley ($1.2 million)

Shooting guard
C.J. Miles ($3.7 million)
Danny Green ($1.2 million)
Keith Bogans ($800,000)
Marquis Daniels ($1.2 million)
Michael Redd ($1.3 million)

Small forward
Josh Howard ($2.2 million)
Steve Novak ($1.0 million)
Matt Barnes ($1.9 million)
Damien Wilkins ($1.1 million)
Devin Ebanks ($800,000)

Power forward
Anthony Randolph ($2.9 million)
Anthony Tolliver ($2.1 million)
Chris Johnson ($800,000)
Louis Amundson ($2.4 million)
Ronny Turiaf ($4.4 million)

Marcus Camby ($11.2 million)
Joel Przybilla ($700,000)
Nazr Mohammed ($3.8 million)
Mehmet Okur ($10.9 million)
Aaron Gray ($2.5 million)



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