Gabby Douglas, Kevin Durant Among Winners of 2014 KIDS CHOICE SPORTS AWARDS; Full List Announced!
Last night, Nickelodeon brought all the fun, excitement and slime of the Kids' Choice Awards to the world of sports and allowed kids around the country to pick their favorites in a new, live awards showKids' Choice Sports 2014.
Legendary NFL star and FOX NFL Sunday analyst Michael Strahan hosted the awards which took place at UCLA's Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles. Kids' Choice Sports 2014 followed Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards legacy to honor kids' favorite athletes, teams and sports moments from the year in one big, slimy sports celebration.
In true Nickelodeon spirit, the event also featured a daring, slime-filled sports stunt performed on a star athlete's home turf, a special halftime live musical performance and top athletes competing outside their sports realm for a KCS trophy.
The full list of winners follows:
BEST MALE ATHLETE
Kevin Durant, Oklahoma City Thunder (WINNER)
Tom Brady, New England Patriots
Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR
LeBron James, Miami Heat
Derek Jeter, New York Yankees
Peyton Manning, Denver Broncos
Dwyane Wade, NBA, Miami Heat
BEST FEMALE ATHLETE
Gabby Douglas Olympic gymnast (WINNER)
Gracie Gold, U.S. figure skater
Candace Parker, Los Angeles Sparks
Danica Patrick, NASCAR
Hope Solo, Seattle Reign FC
PARTY LIKE A SPORTS STAR (Best celebration)
Victor Cruz, New York Giants (WINNER)
Knowshon Moreno, Miami Dolphins
Cam Newton, Carolina Panthers
Cristiano Ronaldo, Real Madrid and Portugal national team
Abby Wambach, Western NY Flash
Russell Wilson, Seattle Seahawks (WINNER)
Skylar Diggins, Tulsa Shock
Bryce Harper, Washington Nationals
Yasiel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers
Mike Trout, Anaheim Angels
Dez Bryant, Dallas Cowboys (WINNER)
Calvin Johnson, Detroit Lions
Yaisel Puig, Los Angeles Dodgers