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15 Pics That Prove Pro Athletes Are Really Just Big Kids

Fun, playful, spirited, and totally winning. To see pro athletes at the top of their goofy game, don't miss Kids' Choice Sports, July 17 at 8 p.m. on Nickelodeon.

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1. Because, just like the Gronk, they don't take themselves too seriously:

Instagram: @gronk

2. Because they know making faces will always be funny:

Instagram: @iam_objxiii

3. Because they know blue tongues are the best tongues:

Instagram: @stephencurry30

Stephen Curry: greatest shooter in NBA history and lollipop aficionado.

4. Because they love hanging out with their fam:

Instagram: @alexmorgan13

5. Because all they want to do is play:

We'd also like to play soccer with Alex Morgan, plz. Thx.

6. Because they can't get enough of their furry friends:

Russell Wilson might actually have the cutest dogs ever tbh.

7. Because it's never a bad time to break out into dance:

8. Because they know food is 100% meant to be played with:

Instagram: @kobebryant

Latte... More like, lattSLAY, amirite?

9. Because they're great at sharing:

Instagram: @cameron1newton

Even the important stuff. (Just ask Cam Newton!)

10. Because they know nothing beats a boss onesie:

Instagram: @stephencurry30

Or a onesie party with Stephen Curry!

11. Because they like playing dress-up:

Instagram: @kingjames

And they do it so well.

13. Because they make time for fun:

Instagram: @dangerusswilson

Playtime is v important, guys.

14. Because they wear what they like:

Instagram: @cameron1newton

Self-expression is KEY.

15. Because they know the world is weird but wonderful:

Instagram: @kingjames

And you should never stop marveling at it.

Acting like a grown-up is SO overrated. Watch these sports stars and many more at the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Sports, July 17 at 8 p.m.

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