A month ago, very few sports fans knew the name Jeremy Lin.
Not only has he done the unthinkable on the court, but he's done the unthinkable by gracing the cover of Sports Illustrated for a second consecutive week.
It's been quite the rise to stardom for Lin. The love on the cover he's received from SI makes him the first athlete to grace back-to-back covers since Dallas' Dirk Nowitzki did the same last summer.
While Lin has received the love from SI, there are quite a few NBA stars that haven't received the honor yet.
Here's a look at some better players that have never been on the cover of Sports Illustrated.