Nikola Jokic Has Gotten Very Thin

It’s been three months since Rudy Gobert tested positive for coronavirus and the NBA went dark, and that’s enough time for body transformations. There was a hypothesis that a lot of athletes, away from their strict diet regimens and unable to work out in gyms or under the eye of team trainers, would come back portly. Nuggets star Nikola Jokic, however, is looking particularly svelte:

Here’s another angle:

Here’s what he looked like before:

The NBA officially returns to play in the Disney bubble in late July, and it will be interesting to monitor the extent to which any players have similar transformations to Jokic.

Written by Ryan Glasspiegel

Ryan Glasspiegel grew up in Connecticut, graduated from University of Wisconsin-Madison, and lives in Chicago. Before OutKick, he wrote for Sports Illustrated and The Big Lead. He enjoys expensive bourbon and cheap beer.