Top 10 Free Power Forwards in the Euroleague Transfer Market

The Euroleague season has come to an end, but teams are already planning for the 2024-25 season by looking for the best available players in the market. Signing free agents is often one of the most attractive options for clubs, who will be keeping an eye on their targets.

As we enter the month of June, we take a look at the top players who are ending their contracts, focusing on the best power forwards.

Jaron Blossomgame

Club: AS Monaco
Age: 30 years
Stats 2023-24: 6.6 points (63.0% 2P and 25.9% 3P), 3.3 rebounds, 0.3 assists, and 0.5 steals in 39 Euroleague games
In his second season in the Euroleague, Jaron Blossomgame has stepped up and become an important player in Sasa Obradovic’s rotation. His versatility and physicality – being able to play the 3 and 4 positions – have made him a key player. His recent performances in the playoffs could increase his value in the market.

Matt Costello

Club: Baskonia
Age: 30 years
Stats 2023-24: 9.7 points (65.9% 2P and 31.9% 3P), 4.2 rebounds, 1.7 assists, and 0.8 blocks in 33 Euroleague games
Matt Costello, like other players on this list, can play both interior positions without limitations. His ability to shoot from outside and stretch the floor is a valuable asset. There are rumors that he may not continue in Vitoria, but time will tell if he remains in the Euroleague.

Serge Ibaka

Club: Bayern Munich
Age: 34 years
Stats 2023-24: 12.6 points (62.8% 2P and 48.0% 3P), 6.8 rebounds, 1.2 assists, and 1.2 blocks in 28 Euroleague games
Serge Ibaka’s return to Europe last summer raised doubts about his physical condition. However, he has not only dispelled those doubts but has become one of the top free agents in the Euroleague market. His ability to defend the paint and shoot from outside makes him a valuable asset for any title-contending team.

Damien Inglis

Club: Valencia Basket
Age: 29 years
Stats 2023-24: 8.2 points (53.8% 2P and 28.0% 3P), 4.7 rebounds, 1.7 assists, and 0.7 steals in 32 Euroleague games
Damien Inglis had one more year on his contract with Valencia, but the club decided to exercise the clause to terminate it. As a free agent now, he could attract interest from French teams competing in the Euroleague. He has shown promise in his debut season and could be a valuable addition to any team.

Nicolò Melli

Club: EA7 Emporio Armani Milan
Age: 33 years
Stats 2023-24: 7.3 points (52.8% 2P and 38.7% 3P), 4.0 rebounds, 2.0 assists, and 0.9 steals in 34 Euroleague games
Nicolò Melli, with his experience and leadership, could make a significant impact if he decides to change teams in the Euroleague market. His ability to play in multiple positions and his shooting touch would be welcomed in any contender looking to strengthen their roster.

Amine Noua

Club: Fenerbahçe
Age: 27 years
Stats 2023-24: 4.2 points (66.7% 2P and 37.5% 3P), 2.8 rebounds, 0.5 assists, and 0.8 blocks in 12 Euroleague games
Amine Noua made an immediate impact in Fenerbahçe with his shooting accuracy during a challenging period for the team. While his role decreased as the season progressed, he has shown great potential.

Johannes Thiemann

Club: ALBA Berlin
Age: 30 years
Stats 2023-24: 12.7 points (53.1% 2P and 34.4% 3P), 5.2 rebounds, 1.9 assists, and 0.9 steals in 29 Euroleague games
Johannes Thiemann has been a standout player for ALBA Berlin, stepping up after the departure of a key player and showcasing his skills. His performances have garnered attention in the Euroleague market, making him a sought-after player for teams with higher ambitions.

Deshaun Thomas

Club: ASVEL Villeurbanne
Age: 32 years
Stats 2023-24: 8.5 points (60.4% 2P and 21.7% 3P), 3.8 rebounds, 1.5 assists, and 0.2 steals in 10 Euroleague games
Deshaun Thomas’ experience in the Euroleague has been valuable for ASVEL Villeurbanne, and his potential move to a new team could shake up the market. With his extensive career in various Euroleague clubs, his next destination will be one to watch.

Trey Thompkins

Club: Estrella Roja
Age: 34 years
Stats 2023-24: 3.0 points (0% 2P and 50.0% 3P), 1.0 rebounds in 1 Euroleague game
Trey Thompkins made a brief return to the Euroleague after almost two years, showcasing his three-point shooting prowess. His future in the Euroleague remains uncertain, but his skills could earn him a place in a team’s roster.

Johannes Voigtmann

Club: EA7 Emporio Armani Milan
Age: 31 years
Stats 2023-24: 7.0 points (62.5% 2P and 28.9% 3P), 4.4 rebounds, 2.1 assists, and 0.4 blocks in 34 Euroleague games
Johannes Voigtmann’s season mirrored his team’s inconsistency, but his outside threat and passing ability could be valuable in the Euroleague market. Despite fluctuations in his performances, his skill set remains attractive for potential suitors.

Stay tuned for more updates on the Euroleague market and player movements.