Mother’s Day 2020 may have looked a little different for most of us, but our favorite athletes celebrate Mother’s Day with the usual emotional social media tributes that had us wanting to call our moms all over again. While most of us are used to extended family gatherings and gorgeous brunch buffets, this Mother’s Day 2020 had something else in store for all of us. Still, we all managed to celebrate in style even if we weren’t able to be with our moms today.
Naturally, most of us didn’t get to see our moms in person this year. Safer-at-home orders have kept us apart from the ones we love. Some of us took to Zoom Mother’s Day celebrations, sent flowers and cards or did a drive by Mom’s Day party to let our moms know much we care.
Athlete’s Mother’s Day tributes are no different than ours. Sure the Dolphins’ newest star got his mom a car, but most sent love and appreciation. Just like we did. You’ll probably want to call your mom again after seeing Megan, Lindsay, LeBron and Steph’s tributes. Do it. Your mom gave you life. You can thank her more than once.
USWNT’s Megan Rapinoe Celebrates Mother’s Day With A Throwback
We love the throwback picture of her sister and mom, from Megan.
Steph Curry’s Feeling Grateful For His Mom, Sonya Curry
Steph is never shy of gratitude for his superstar mom, Sonya Curry.
Ayesha Curry Was Not Left Out Of Steph’s Celebration
Steph is also never shy about publicly celebrating Ayesha.
Steph’s Brother Seth Celebrated His Wife Callie Rivers
The Mavericks’ Seth Curry honors his wife, Callie Rivers. Callie’s dad is Clippers coach Doc Rivers making this a serious basketball union.
Tennis Star Naomi Osaka Shared This Hilarious Video
Naomi Osaka’s “shady facial expressions” video is completely relatable.
LeBron James’s Favorite Day Is Mother’s Day
LeBron and his mom Gloria look like siblings.
LeBron Also Had A Double Celebration
James and his wife Savannah have been together since high school!
Lindsay Vonn Calls Her Mom Her “Inspiration”
Vonn’s parents have been by her side for her entire career.
The Rams’ Jared Goff Thanked His Mom Nancy
Goff’s mom is a fixture on the Rams’ sidelines.
Russell Wilson Celebrates His Mom, Tammy Wilson
We’re still not over last year’s video of Russ buying his mom a house.
Danica Patrick Calls Her Mom “The Glue”
Behind every strong woman is a strong woman.
The Dolphins’ Tua Tagovailoa Gifts Mom A Car
Tua hasn’t even signed his Dolphins contract yet, but he’s already showing his mom some love.
Dwayne Wade Is Feeling Grateful For His Mom Jolinda
Dwayne and his mom look like twins.
DWade Also Celebrated Wife Gabrielle Union
The most famous baby on Instagram has a seriously dedicated mom in Gabrielle Union.
The Thunder’s Russell Westbrook Is Feeling Thankful On Mother’s Day
We love seeing the softer side of Russ.
Big Russ Also Honored His Wife Nina
Russell and his wife Nina have three kids under four years old and we’re tired just thinking about it.
Caroline Wozniacki Celebrated Her Mom In Two Languages
Caroline and her mom look as much like sisters as mom and daughter.
NBA Star Isaiah Thomas Thinks His Mom Is “The Best”
Isaiah’s not shy about his love for his mom.
Former Yankees Star CC Sabathia Shares This Adorable Photo
We love Sabathia’s cute throwback photo.
Sparks Star Candace Parker Celebrated All The Moms In Her Life
Caution: Parker’s heartfelt tribute may bring a lump to your throat.
We love seeing all the Mother’s Day love. Naturally, re-visiting these tributes makes us want to call our mom again. And it makes us seriously miss seeing our moms in person.
We’re thinking why give mom only just one day? No matter how old her kids are, moms are always so dedicated to everyone else’s happiness. During these crazy time where we can all seem so isolated, there’s no better time to let mom know she’s not alone. Thanks to how our favorite athletes celebrate Mother’s Day for the reminder.