Steals, sleepers of NBA free agency: Gay, Patterson among the best bargain signings

Players like Patrick Patterson and Omri Casspi will help their teams immensely on relatively small contracts

In literal terms, superstars always are the best bargains of free agency. If there were no such thing as a maximum contract, Stephen Curry would have been offered a deal much richer than the five-year, $201 million contract he signed at the beginning of free agency. Franchise players aside, plenty of free agents have signed team-friendly deals this summer, partially because the market wasn't as wild as last year and partially because compromises were made to join winning teams. Here are 10...