It doesn’t come out until July 13, but ESPN Magazine has released the names of the 27 fit athletes getting down to the bare nakedness in its annual Body issue. Among the male Adonises taking part are Knicks center Tyson Chandler (who graces the cover, above), plus soccer player Carlos Bocanegra, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, Blue Jays right fielder Jose Bautista, jockey Mike Smith, fencing pro Tim Morehouse, sprinter Walter Dix, gymnast Danell Leyva, decathlete Ashton Eaton, the New York Rangers’ Brad Richards and Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew.

If you can’t wait until Friday, check out the hotties from last year’s issue.

Photo: ESPN The Magazine

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