Slam Hunks: The 17 Sexiest Players In The NBA

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It might be April, but March Madness is still underway. And you can definitely still vote in Court Crushes, Logo TV’s bracket competition to choose the hottest men and women in the NCAA.

To get those juices flowing, we’re taking a look at the pros, with a countdown of the 17 sexiest ballers in the NBA.


1. Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers

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The  17-time All-Star has a rocking’ bod, speaks fluent Italian and gave himself the nickname “Black Mamba.” What else do we need to know?

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2. Tyson Chandler, Dallas Mavericks

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Like many of the pros on our list, Chandler posed for ESPN magazine’s Body issue.

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3. Tony Parker, San Antonio Spurs

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Eva Longoria’s ex is one of the NBA’s most stylish players. He even looks smoove with those googles on!

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4. Kenneth Faried, Denver Nuggets

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Not only is Faried one fine specimen, but he’s an staunch LGBT ally (with two awesome moms!)

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5. Dwight Howard, Houston Rockets 

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6. Serge Ibaka, Oklahoma City Thunder 

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7. Danilo Gallinari, Denver Nuggets 

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8. Omri Casspi, Sacramento Kings

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9. Jason Smith, New Orleans Hornets

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This Knicks power forward has the looks of a Sean Cody model. If you’re into that sort of thing.

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10. Wesley Matthews, Portland Trail Blazers

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Matthews clearly cleans up well, but that tongue gives us all kinds of dirty ideas.

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11. Chandler Parsons, Dallas Mavericks 

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The camera loves this pretty-boy forward for the Rockets—and we love his adorable bromance with teammate Jeremy Lin.

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12. J.J. Redick, Los Angeles Clippers

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A shooting guard for the Magic, this 6’4″ looker is a reformed party boy. (Like you can’t tell from his smile.)

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13. Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls

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 Our body is ready for this 26-year-old point guard.

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14. Russell Westbrook, Oklahoma City Thunder

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We didn’t pick Westbrook just because he’s an underwear model—but it didn’t hurt.

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15. Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat

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16. John Wall, Washington Wizards

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17. Nick Young, Los Angeles Lakers

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You don’t have to like Iggy Azalea’s music, but you have to admit she has good taste in boyfriends.

 

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BONUS: Most Valuable Eyelashes—Rick Rubio, Minnesota Timberwolves

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Don’t forget to vote in Court Crushes, Logo TV’s bracket competition to choose the hottest men and women in the NCAA!!

Lester Fabian Brathwaite is an LA-based writer, editor, bon vivant, and all-around sassbag. He's formerly Senior Editor of Out Magazine and is currently hungry. Insta: @lefabrat