As much as an audacious outfit is an attention-grabbing display of an athlete's style skills, sticking to SMART AND SUBTLE looks is just as impressive of a feat—one that these men have mastered to a T
WHEN IT comes to fashion, P.K. Subban means business. He tries to, anyway. Dressed in a striking forest-green plaid, double-breasted suit, the Predators' defenseman connects with the camera, giving what he calls his "best Denzel" as he tries to channel the serious side of the actor's demeanor. But it doesn't last long—Subban stays stern for only a few minutes before unleashing a loud laugh and that famous, beaming smile.
"Your personality and how you wear the clothes is a determining factor in how people see you," he says. "I've always been taught to leave my house a certain way because you always represent yourself and your family, or your company or team."
That pride is why the 29-year-old prefers a timeless look—his closet is filled with more than 150 suits. But he'll always add in a bit of flair like a hat or a patterned lining. "I try for a perfect match between flashy and fashion forward," he says.
Sophisticated and always expertly tailored, these suited stars will never go out of style