NBA free agency: Best and worst outcomes for every West team

Evaluating the NBA's marquee free agents (1:49)

As the NBA's free-agency period approaches, where will the biggest names land? (1:49)

What's expected of every team in NBA free agency?

Teams and players officially can begin negotiating new deals at 6 p.m. ET Sunday, though a lot of that work is getting underway this week.

To help break down what's possible this offseason, NBA Insiders Kevin Pelton and André Snellings lay out the realistic best-case and worst-case scenarios for each franchise. We're continuing with the 15 teams in the Western Conference. We've included cap-space projections and potential free-agency targets.

Which teams can quickly become contenders, and which ones are better off focusing on the future? Let's dive in.