To put it simply, the NBA is a championship driven league. No matter how great a player is, their legacy is never complete unless they helped raise a banner and have felt the glory of winning the last game of the season.
For proof, look no further than LeBron James. After spending years being chastised for his inability to come up big in the playoffs, James throttled his competition and silenced all critics by shouldering the load for Miami as the team won their second championship in history.
In a league where it seems every great player has a ring in their trophy case, there are always a few veterans each summer who push for a change of scenery in order to position themselves for a run to the Finals.
Whether they are still high level contributors or looking to provide a presence off the bench or even just make the rotation for a contender, "ring hunters" will always be a part of the NBA game.
Without further ado, let's take a look at some of the most obvious championship chasers of this offseason...