The 15 best bromances in sports

Before you go, we thought you'd like these...
Before you go close icon

Why Baseball's Young Stars Are Underpaid

Athletes are known to be the fiercest competitors on the planet. But every so often, their softer sides come out -- in the form of a bromance.

It's always fun to see the lighter sides to some players and peek into their personalities a bit. And sometimes, one particular teammate is all it takes for somebody to open right up.

SEE ALSO: Olympian Ryan Lochte wins medals on a diet of chicken wings and pizza

Below, we put together 15 of the best active bromances in all of sports. Because there's something enjoyable about taking a step back and enjoying these competitors at their mellowest.

Click through the gallery below to see our choices, and tweet us your favorite sports bromance at @AOLSports.

16 PHOTOS
Best sports bromances
See Gallery
The 15 best bromances in sports

Tim Duncan and Tony Parker

(Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports)

Tom Brady and Julian Edelman

(Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

David Ortiz and Koji Uehara

(Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Russell Westbrook and Cameron Payne

(Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

Didi Gregorious and Starlin Castro

(Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports)

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins and Jordan Eberle

(Photo by Andy Devlin/NHLI via Getty Images)

Jake Arrieta and David Ross

(AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Drake and the Raptors

(Photo by Dave Sandford/NBAE via Getty Images)

Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin

(Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Tony Romo and Jason Witten

(Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis

(Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz and Jacob deGrom

(Photo by Rob Tringali/MLB Photos via Getty Images)

Ryan Fitzpatrick, Brandon Marshall and Eric Decker

(Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports)

Adrian Beltre and Elvus Andrus

(Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Derick Brassard and Mats Zuccarello

(Photo by Abelimages/Getty Images)

of
SEE ALL
BACK TO SLIDE
SHOW CAPTION +
HIDE CAPTION

Follow AOL Sports on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.

Read Full Story

From Our Partners