Written by Peter Walsh (@Peter_M_Walsh)

Portland Trailblazers All-Star point guard Damian Lillard made waves in the sneaker world last week when it was reported that he would be opting out of his contract with adidas this summer. Lillard’s move sets the stage for what should be an intense bidding war for the burgeoning superstar during the NBA's offseason. Along with Lillard, there are some other key players who'll be entering sneaker free agency later this year. 

With a litany of stars and rising players all in line for a sneaker deal that could include exclusive PEs and signature lines, sneakerheads will be keeping a close eye on where each player winds up. To help keep you on top of the guys who could be responsible for an industry shake up, here are 10 NBA Players Who Will be Sneaker Free Agents This Summer.

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