Formerly a # 1 NBA draft pick now playing power forward for the Los Angeles Clippers, superstar Blake Griffin has a body perfectly suited to the game he plays so well. The 24-year-old slam dunk contest champ stands 6’11 and weighs a strong 250 lbs. With a game that is part finesse and part raw power, Griffin works hard to maintain his skills, his body, and his mind. Every morning and three nights a week, year round, Griffin spends a few hours drilling jump shots of every kind. After that is yoga, also every day, and after that, 2-3 times a week is 2 hours of strength & conditioning to make sure he stays playing and looking his best. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports
This kind of hard work combined with a healthy diet that can offer the athlete the nutrition he or she needs almost always results in a great body. However, even among the cream of the physique crop, some athletes stand head and broad shoulders above their peers. Here are 10 of the best bodies in sports.