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Djokovic has something to prove

Updated: August 27, 2008, 7:58 PM ET
By James Martin, TENNIS.com

One of the prevailing plots at this year's U.S. Open is whether Roger Federer can finish the season on a high note after a year of few ups and mostly downs (by his standards, anyway). You hear the scuttlebutt and read between the lines -- Is Federer finished? Will he beat Pete Sampras' record? It's all nonsense, this notion that a man with 12 Grand Slam titles in the prime of his career has something to prove.

But a player who does have something to prove at this year's U.S. Open ...

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