ESPY Awards 2016 Red Carpet Shoes

The 2016 ESPY Awards kick off tonight in Los Angeles with John Cena as host.

The awards honor the best players and moments in sports this year. In the Best Male Athlete category, it’s loaded with Under Armour athletes. Under Armour stars Bryce Harper, Stephen Curry and Cam Newton are all up for the honor, as is Nike’s LeBron James.

Dwyane Wade ESPYs 2016 Red Carpet
Gabrielle Union wore an Augusta Getty Atelier gown to the 2016 ESPYs with husband Dwyane Wade.
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James is also nominated for Best NBA Player, Best Championship Performance and Best Play for his epic block in Game 7 of the NBA Finals. His Cleveland Cavaliers are one of seven teams nominated for Best Team.

Usher ESPYs 2016 Red Carpet
Usher and Sugar Ray Leonard hit the red carpet together.
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There are some up-and-coming female athletes nominated for Best Female Athlete, including gymnast Simone Biles, who was just named to the U.S. Olympic Team, and Breanna Stewart, who was first pick in the WNBA draft after her UConn Huskies won their fourth straight NCAA title in March.

Serena Williams, who just won her 22nd Grand Slam title at Wimbledon, is also nominated.

Lindsey Vonn ESPYs 2016 Red Carpet
Lindsey Vonn paired her jumpsuit with Jimmy Choo Tizzy sandals.
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Nikki Bella ESPYs 2016 Red Carpet
Nikki Bella donned a Syren Latex dress and Saint Laurent studded ankle strap sandals.
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Terrell Owens ESPYs 2016 Red Carpet
Terrell Owens wearing white sneakers on the ESPYs red carpet.
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Russell Wilson ESPYs 2016 Red Carpet
Ciara and Russell Wilson at the 2016 ESPYs.
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The show airs live on ABC at 8 p.m. ET.

Click through the gallery to see more sports stars and celebrities on the red carpet at the 2016 ESPY Awards.

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