Sports Illustrated

Sailor Brinkley (Christie’s Kid) Poses for SI Swim Issue (Naked Natch) to Send Message

Sailor Brinkley, the mini-me daughter of supermodel Christie Brinkley, is following in her mom’s footsteps and making an appearance in the Sport’s Illustrated swimsuit issue. Only one key difference–the 19-year-old bares all. Sailor, whose dad is architect Peter Cook, is joined by another supermodel, Paulina Porizkova, a contemporary of her mom, and Robyn Lawley....

Olivia Culpo, Tim Tebow Fling Heats Up After Her Nick Jonas Split (photos)

Olivia Culpo still has the swimsuit form that helped her win the Miss Universe crown three years ago. The former beauty queen turned actress indulges in some mouth-watering treats by the pool in tiny bikinis. You’ll never think about Popsicles and Orange Crush the same way again. Culpo, 23, heated up the gossip pages two years ago when she began dating singer Nick Jonas...

Lexi Thompson Sexes Up Gentleman’s Game in Golf Digest… Topless! (photo!)

Lexi Thompson, an LPGA golfer has just turned the gentlemen’s game on its head, or brought it into the 21st Century, by posing topless on the cover of Golf Digest magazine. The Golf Gods are scratching their heads. Is this good for the game? In the end, it probably was only a matter of time given the rise of nudity in sports. The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit issue has been featuring more and more nudity every year. And, ESPN annually publishes a magazine featuring both male and female athletes nude....

Sports Illustrated Barbie: Why She’s The Ultimate Female Insult

Sports Illustrated’s decision to put a Barbie Doll on the cover of its 50th Anniversary swimsuit issue has to be a hoax; otherwise it’s a cruel joke for women who have grown up under the stigma of the doll’s impossible feminine proportions. The cover is expected to be officially unveiled on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” tonight (Feb. 13) The magazine will hit newsstands on Tuesday (Feb. 18). The doll has been under attack by feminists and child psychologists....

Kate Upton Parties With Hottest Bikini Babes of All Time (25 photos)

Kate Upton, the voluptuous model who has owned the Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue cover for the last two years in a row, led a gathering of the hottest bikini models in the last half century at a party last night to mark the issue’s 50th anniversary. Upton, 21, represented the current generation of swimsuit models to have graced the cover of the iconic issue. Other models included Christie Brinkley, Tyra Banks, Marisa Miller, Ireland Baldwin, Petra Němcová, Heidi Klum, Jessica Gomes and Cheryl Tiegs. ...

Lamar Odom’s Sad Fall: Did Kardashians Drive Him to Drugs?

Lamar Odom must have thought he hit the jackpot when he married Khloe Kardashian in Sept 2009 after a whirlwind romance. But from the get go, he was under the spotlight and under the thumb of the Kardashian clan, especially monager Kris Jenner. It was something he likely never bargained for. Odom grew up poor in the tough neighborhoods of Jamaica, Queens, New York. Drugs were never very far away....

Kate Upton Felt Used, Objectified by Sports Illustrated (photos)

Kate Upton became a household name after she appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated in 2012, but they were not the names she wanted to hear. She says she felt “objectified and ridiculed” and was treated like a dumb blonde. Apparently, she’s anything but. The 21-year-old model, who has since moved from swimsuits to high-fashion with shoots in Vogue magazine, said she felt “terrible about myself for a whole month.” ...
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