By sistaff
September 30, 2011

Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras shown in 1996. (Bob Martin/STL.Icon SMI)

Memory Lane is a recurring feature in which we dig through SI.com's photo archives for classic pictures.

It's nice to be reminded that things weren't always awkward between these two great champs.

Catch some highlights from their epic 2001 U.S Open final:

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