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2012 NBA free agent movers and shakers

Ryan Anderson #33 of the Orlando Magic shoots

Ryan Anderson #33 of the Orlando Magic shoots a basket against Iman Shumpert #21 of the New York Knicks. (Jan. 16, 2012) Credit: Jim McIsaac

Kevin Love, Russell Westbrook, Danilo Gallinari and Toney Douglas are officially off the market next offseason.

What's that mean? Time to take a new look at the 2012 NBA free agent class.

Love, Westbrook and Gallo were all top 10 free agents prior to their signings, so my top 10 has been shaken up a bit.

The latest:

1. Dwight Howard, Orlando Magic -- Still seems to want out. As Magic win, more likely he'll be a free agent.
2. Deron Williams, New Jersey Nets -- Numbers are down, but pair him with a big man and you have a contender.
3. Andrew Bynum, Los Angeles Lakers -- No way L.A. declines his option, but nothing is official yet.
4. Gerald Wallace, Portland Trail Blazers -- Love his versatility, excellent defender. One of those guys contenders want on their roster.
5. Eric Gordon, New Orleans Hornets -- Didn't come to agreement with Hornets. Could be on the move in the offseason.
6. Greg Monroe, Detroit Pistons -- Lone bright spot on a bad team. He'll be back in Detroit with low team option.
7. Steve Nash, Phoenix Suns -- Will be 38, and somehow still a 50/40/90 candidate.
8. Roy Hibbert, Indiana Pacers -- Won't re-up with Indiana yet, but there seems to be mutual interest to keep him in town when he becomes a restricted free agent.
9. Ray Allen, Boston Celtics -- Might he shoot 55 percent from three this year?
10. Ryan Anderson, Orlando Magic -- Perfect timing for a breakout season.

Several players are also seeing their stock fall:

22. Tim Duncan, San Antonio Spurs -- As Tom Haberstroh tweeted, Duncan is shooting 36.6 percent on layups this year. Yikes.
45. Matt Barnes, Los Angeles Lakers -- Barnes hasn't done much with increased playing time, shooting his lowest percentage in three years, and connecting on just five of 24 threes.
52. Jason Kidd, Dallas Mavericks -- End of the road? He's shooting just 26.4 percent from the floor.
54. Shannon Brown, Phoenix Suns -- Thought he'd break out. Fooled me. Numbers per 36 minutes are down across the board.

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