With the Dwight Howard domino fallen, the decisions of the other major free agents are sure to come in swift.
Friday, as the Warriors were trying to clear cap room for a potential blockbuster, the Warriors reached an agreement with free agent forward Andre Iguodala, perhaps cementing the Warriors' place in the Western Conference's elite. Saturday, the Pistons got the other big-name forward in this year's free agency class.
And more than few head scratches in the process.
Forward Josh Smith agreed to a four-year, $54 million deal to join the Pistons in Detroit after playing the entire first nine seasons of his career with the Hawks. Smith averaged 17.5 points per game and 8.4 rebounds per game last year while shooting 46.5 percent from the floor, 30.3 percent from beyond the arc and a career-worst 51.7 percent from the foul line.
With Smith, sometimes you get the super-talented, multi-faceted power forward who is a matchup nightmare with his athleticism or sometimes you get t...