United States goalkeeper and cult American hero continues to bask in the spotlight that has cloaked him since returning from the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. The all-time World Cup leader in saves in an individual game was mentioned during Drake's opening monologue at the ESPY awards and was featured on the cover of Adweek.

Now Howard, a native of North Brunswick, New Jersey, wants to use his fame to land him a spot on the Knicks.

It does make a bit of sense. The Knicks don't have a rim protector and while Howard is only 6-3, the internet tells us he can block anything.

His blocking skills would even come in handy on the offensive end.

Just think about how many times he could stop J.R. Smith from taking an uncontested 30 foot sho