After two years of assembling their major pieces, the New York Knicks are gearing towards a run at that elusive Larry O'Brien trophy.
Though injuries and coaching changes slowed them down last year, the Knicks have the talent to at least make some noise in the Eastern Conference.
But, things haven't always been this good for the Knicks.
Over the last decade, plenty of popular players have put their all into the blue and orange, only to be rewarded with lottery pick status year after year.
Most of those players are gone now, but with some hitting the 2012 free agency market, there's a chance that some of the more useful ones could be convinced to come back to Madison Square Garden to try and win the title they never could the first time round.
Let's take a look.