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Landon Donovan (bottom, left) smiles in a soccer ball pit with teammates Oguchi Onyewu (top, left), Bobby Convey (top, right), and DeMarcus Beasley. (Simon Bruty/SI)

GALLERY: Landon Donovan Classic Photos

Landon Donovan (bottom, left) smiles in a soccer ball pit with teammates Oguchi Onyewu (top, left), Bobby Convey (top, right), and DeMarcus Beasley. (Simon Bruty/SI)
GALLERY: Landon Donovan Classic Photos

Joakim Noah looks for daylight over Roy Hibbert during a 2006 NCAA Tourney game between Florida and Georgetown. (David E. Klutho/SI)

Joakim Noah looks for daylight over Roy Hibbert during a 2006 NCAA Tourney game between Florida and Georgetown. (David E. Klutho/SI)

Vince Young scores the game-winning touchdown to beat USC during the Rose Bowl in Jan. 2006. (Robert Beck/SI)

BCS CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENT: SI previews the national championship

Vince Young scores the game-winning touchdown to beat USC during the Rose Bowl in Jan. 2006. (Robert Beck/SI)
BCS CHAMPIONSHIP CONTENT: SI previews the national championship

Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby pose together during a Sept. 2006 SI photo shoot in New York City. (Michael O’Neill/SI)

GALLERY: The Crosby-Ovechkin Rivalry

Alexander Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby pose together during a Sept. 2006 SI photo shoot in New York City. (Michael O’Neill/SI)
GALLERY: The Crosby-Ovechkin Rivalry

Rafael Nadal poses for legendary SI photographer Walter Iooss Jr. during a 2006 shoot in New York City. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)

GALLERY: Walter Iooss Jr.’s Favorite Shots

Rafael Nadal poses for legendary SI photographer Walter Iooss Jr. during a 2006 shoot in New York City. (Walter Iooss Jr./SI)
GALLERY: Walter Iooss Jr.’s Favorite Shots

Rajon Rondo nearly kicks Chris Lofton in the head after Lofton faked a shot during a 2006 Kentucky-Tennessee game at Rupp Arena. In his preseason power rankings SI’s Luke Winn has the Wildcats ranked No. 4 and the Vols at No. 27. (David Stephenson/Lexington Herald-Leader/Getty Images)

WINN: College Basketball Preseason Power Rankings
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Rajon Rondo

Rajon Rondo nearly kicks Chris Lofton in the head after Lofton faked a shot during a 2006 Kentucky-Tennessee game at Rupp Arena. In his preseason power rankings SI’s Luke Winn has the Wildcats ranked No. 4 and the Vols at No. 27. (David Stephenson/Lexington Herald-Leader/Getty Images)
WINN: College Basketball Preseason Power RankingsGALLERY: Rare Photos of Rajon Rondo

Chad Ochocinco (then Johnson) poses for a 2006 SI photo shoot. The wide receiver was cut by the Patriots on Thursday after a disappointing season where he caught just 15 passes for 276 yards. He is now a free agent. (Michael J. LeBrecht II/SI)

BURKE: Ochocinco trade a rare misfire by Belichick

Chad Ochocinco (then Johnson) poses for a 2006 SI photo shoot. The wide receiver was cut by the Patriots on Thursday after a disappointing season where he caught just 15 passes for 276 yards. He is now a free agent. (Michael J. LeBrecht II/SI)
BURKE: Ochocinco trade a rare misfire by Belichick

Gilbert Arenas grabs a seat on the rim during a 2005 SI photo shoot. SI.com’s Sam Amick sat down with the the mercurial guard about his workout with the Lakers, Jeremy Lin and his NBA future. Check it out below. (Simon Bruty/SI)

AMICK: Arenas opens up after lengthy hiatus from league

Gilbert Arenas grabs a seat on the rim during a 2005 SI photo shoot. SI.com’s Sam Amick sat down with the the mercurial guard about his workout with the Lakers, Jeremy Lin and his NBA future. Check it out below. (Simon Bruty/SI)
AMICK: Arenas opens up after lengthy hiatus from league

Dwyane Wade slams home a dunk during Game 2 of the 2006 NBA Finals. The Heat would lose this game and fall behind in the series 2-0 before winning four straight to capture the NBA title. Wade turns 30 today. (Bob Rosato/SI)

GALLERY: Dwyane Wade at 30
PRICE: Wade wins Sportsman of the Year (12.11.06)

Dwyane Wade slams home a dunk during Game 2 of the 2006 NBA Finals. The Heat would lose this game and fall behind in the series 2-0 before winning four straight to capture the NBA title. Wade turns 30 today. (Bob Rosato/SI)
GALLERY: Dwyane Wade at 30PRICE: Wade wins Sportsman of the Year (12.11.06)

USA men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski signals his team as Dwyane Wade looks on during their first round game at the 2006 world basketball championships in Sapporo, Japan. Coach K was named the 2011 SI Sportsman of the Year while Wade won the award in 2006. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

WOLFF: Summitt and Krzyzewski impact their players on and off the court
GALLERY: Summitt and Krzyzewski - Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year

USA men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski signals his team as Dwyane Wade looks on during their first round game at the 2006 world basketball championships in Sapporo, Japan. Coach K was named the 2011 SI Sportsman of the Year while Wade won the award in 2006. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
WOLFF: Summitt and Krzyzewski impact their players on and off   the courtGALLERY: Summitt and Krzyzewski - Sportsman and Sportswoman of  the Year

LSU quarterback JaMarcus Russell dives for the endzone during a 2006 game against Tennessee. Russell was ruled out-of-bounds on the 4-yard-line. Russell is currently out of the NFL. (Bob Rosato/SI)

WERTHEIM: The No. 1 pick in the 2007 draft is out of the league. Here’s his story.

LSU quarterback JaMarcus Russell dives for the endzone during a 2006 game against Tennessee. Russell was ruled out-of-bounds on the 4-yard-line. Russell is currently out of the NFL. (Bob Rosato/SI)
WERTHEIM: The No. 1 pick in the 2007 draft is out of the league. Here’s his story.