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Thursday, January 29, 2009
Updated: February 12, 2:46 PM ET
My First Crush


The cover boy for the issue is Kobe Bryant; while you probably knew Steve Nash was a soccer fan, you might not know that Kobe's a big FC Barcelona backer. But he's not the only pro who doubles as a superfan. Check out this photo gallery of athlete fans, which includes the likes of A.J. Pierzynski, Natalie Coughlin and Matt Kenseth.