Bodies We Want 2013

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Kenneth Faried

Photograph By Carlos Serrao for ESPN The Magazine

"It was a surprise for guys in the NBA when they realized how strong I was. With most people, you see the brute strength. With me, you don't see it at all. I've always had problems keeping weight on. I wish my thighs were thicker; it'd be better if I could move people out of my way instead of having to jump over them all the time."