Athletes are performers, simple as that. You go to a game to watch people’s sports talents and skills and appreciate their athleticism. Today we’re going to be looking at some of the greatest athletes of 2022

Sidney Crosby

Sidney Crosby is the captain of the National Hockey League’s Pittsburgh Penguins. After being drafted to the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2005, he quickly became known as The Next One, after Wayne Gretzky’s The Great One. By 2017, he had three Stanley Cup rings and had been given a place in the ‘100 Greatest NHL Players’ list during the 100th-anniversary ceremony of the NHL. In the 2021-2022 season, he has scored ten goals and 21 assists in 29 games. 

Tom Brady

Tom Brady has quickly become one of the best players of the NFL of all time. He’s the only player in the NFL besides Charles Haley to win five Super Bowls. He’s received the Super Bowl MVP award four times and the NFL MVP award three times. He’s also given a record of 505 yards in 2017 and completed 28 passes on 48 attempts for three touchdowns. 

Serena Williams

Serena Williams is regarded as one of the most influential women tennis players. She won 39 total Grand Slam titles as of 2022, but she’s also held the top ranking for a record of 186 consecutive weeks between the years 2013 and 2016. She’s back playing tennis after problems arose with her pregnancy, and she’s now returned to playing tennis with her sister Venus. 

LeBron James

LeBron James is one of the greatest NBA stars of all time. With 3 NBA Championships, 2 Olympic Gold medals, 4 NBA MVP awards, 3 NBA Finals MVP awards, and 3 NBA All-Star Game MVP awards. James is the youngest basketball player to have scored 30,000 points at 33 years and 24 days on January 23, 2018. On February 27, 2018, he gained 8,000 and 8,000 assists. He scored a double-digit score consecutively for the 867th time on March 30th, 2018, breaking Michael Jordan’s long-standing record.

However, these aren’t the only athletes that are great or record-breaking in the world. Several other athletes in other sports are important. These are just a few of the notable ones.