The List: Returning Receivers and NBA Free Agents

This week's edition of "The List" looks at the ten Wildcat receivers who caught passes in 2001 and the best unrestricted free agents in the NBA. Bobby Wade and Andre Thurman lead an otherwise inexperienced group of targets for Jason Johnson. I also give my two cents about who I would consider throwing money at on the NBA free agent market.

Top Returning Receivers on the Arizona Football Team 1.Bobby Wade; 62 rec, 882 yds, 8 tds
2. Andrae Thurman; 30 rec, 470 yds, 2 tds
3. Anthony Fulcher*; 10 rec, 115 yds, 1 td
4. James Hugo; 9 rec, 56 yds, 1 td
5. Justin Levasseur; 5 rec, 70 yds, 1 td
6. Lance Relford; 5 rec, 48 yds, 0 td
7. Clarence Farmer; 4 rec, 42 yds, 1 td
8. Tremaine Cox**; 4 rec, 19 yds, 0 td
9. Gary Love*; 2 rec, 26 yds, 0 td
10. Steve Flemming; 1 rec, 8 yds, 0 td

* Converted to defensive back
** Suspended from the team, expected back in the fall

Top NBA Unrestricted Free Agents

Rashard Lewis (16.8 ppg, 7 rpg, Age 22)
Lewis is young, versatile and talented. He's a 6-10 swingman who should only get better.

Jeff McInnis (14.6 ppg, 6.2 apg, Age 27)
McInnis had great numbers at the point last year and still teams don't want him. The Clippers want to bring in Baron Davis or Andre Miller. While McInnis may not be on their level, he's a solid player.

Larry Hughes (12.3 ppg, 4.3 apg, Age 23)
Hughes is young, but seems to have an attitude. If he can mature, he has the talent to be a great two-guard. The point guard experiment in Golden State was a disaster.

Donyell Marshall (14.2 ppg, 7.8 rpg, Age: 29)
Marshall is a nice complimentary player for a good team. He's a great rebounding small forward. With the right situation he can be a difference maker for a team with a proven star or two.

Rodney Rodgers (11.9 ppg, 4.5 rpg, Age 31)
Rodgers is a great role player who can give you points and rebounds off the bench.

Chauncy Billups (12.5 ppg, 5.5 apg, Age 25)
Billups is a decent guard who can help a team. Not an elite level point guard, but he would be a great player for a team that has some good ball handlers/decision makers already in place.

Malik Rose (9.4 ppg, 6 rpg, Age 27)
Rose has been a great role player for San Antonio. He hits the glass and can give you points.

Jim Jackson (10.7 ppg, 5,3 rpg, Age 31)
The best player no one ever wants. Jackson is maybe the most talented journeyman in the league. He can score and rebounds well. He may not be "The Man", but he can help some teams.

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