Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 7/1/12
Roy Hibbert is one of the few true big men in the NBA, so perhaps it's appropriate that he's been offered a similarly sized contract. The Pacers center, a restricted free agent and generally regarded as the top center in this year's free agent class, has reportedly been offered a max contract by the Trail Blazers hours after NBA free agency opened Sunday morning, according to CBS Sports. Offer sheets can't offically be signed until July 11, but once the offer is made, the Pacers will have three days to match it. Indiana hasn't offered a max contract, but the...

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