Kevin Love went from a losing team to a team that is going to be competing for a championship for years to come. But in this piece, we’re not celebrating Love’s accomplishments with his team. We’re looking to celebrate his major life change and his really good looks. Love got picked to be featured in ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue. In the article, the nation’s most notable stars from the most recent year pose nude while playing their sport and, of course, using angles to cover up their body parts. We take a look at how Love transformed into his new basketball shape from from this.

Here are some of the pictures from Kevin Love’s shoot with ESPN. The full clip of Love’s shoot with ESPN can be seen here.