Woods, Brady, Bryant, A-Rod among ESPY Nominees

July 1, 2008 7:33:45 AM PDT
Tiger Woods, Tom Brady, Kobe Bryant and Alex Rodriguez are the contenders for best male athlete as the ESPY nominees were announced Tuesday. The sports awards show will air July 20 on ESPN.

Golfer Lorena Ochoa, basketball player Candace Parker, auto racer Danica Patrick and skier Lindsey Vonn are the finalists for best female athlete. The Boston Red Sox, New York Giants, Boston Celtics, Detroit Red Wings and Kansas men's basketball and Tennessee women's basketball are nominated for best team.

Fans determine the winners in 37 categories by voting online or with mobile phones.