Hollywood's Most Sporting Dads

From playing to cheering, these pops and their cute sidekicks share a love of the game

01 of 15

BEN & VIOLET AFFLECK

BEN & VIOLET AFFLECK
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What's the goooaaal? For Violet Affleck, 5, it's squeezing in some face time with dad Ben during soccer practice last June at a Brentwood, Calif., park.

02 of 15

MARK & MICHAEL WAHLBERG

MARK & MICHAEL WAHLBERG
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The actor and his son Michael, 5, look totally pumped up for the March 31 match-up between the L.A. Lakers and the Dallas Mavericks at the Staples Center.

03 of 15

SPIKE & JACKSON LEE

SPIKE & JACKSON LEE
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Score! Director and New York Knicks super fan Spike Lee keeps his son Jackson, 14, on his toes at New York City's Madison Square Garden during the Knicks vs. Oklahoma City Thunder game last December.

04 of 15

MICHAEL & CARYS DOUGLAS

MICHAEL & CARYS DOUGLAS
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Snap to it! Carys Douglas, 8, makes sure her dad (mom is Catherine Zeta-Jones) stays entertained during a hockey match between the Pittsburgh Penguins and home team New York Rangers at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 13.

05 of 15

HUGH & OSCAR JACKMAN

HUGH & OSCAR JACKMAN
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While playing soccer in Manhattan's Hudson River Park in October 2010, the superhero action star attempts to elude his mini adversary, 11-year-old son Oscar.

06 of 15

STEVE & JOHN CARRELL

STEVE & JOHN CARRELL
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A month after leaving The Office, the actor celebrates courtside with his very own little point guard, 6-year-old son John, at a Lakers-Hornets NBA playoffs game at the Staples Center on April 17.

07 of 15

STEPHEN & LILAC MOYER

STEPHEN & LILAC MOYER
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True Blood's sensitive vampire lends his support to his rough-and-tumble daughter Lilac – just look at those knees! – during the 9-year-old's soccer match in Venice, Calif., in November 2010.

08 of 15

KEVIN & SEAN PRESTON FEDERLINE

KEVIN & SEAN PRESTON FEDERLINE
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Someone looks ready to come up from the Minors! Sean Preston, 5, strikes the same pose as coach daddy K-Fed during his Little League game in Calabasas, Calif., on April 10.

09 of 15

CHRIS & ZAHRA ROCK

CHRIS & ZAHRA ROCK
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Seven-year-old Zahra laps up dad Chris Rock's attention while watching the Philadelphia 76ers play the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden in November 2010.

10 of 15

DAVID & CRUZ BECKHAM

DAVID & CRUZ BECKHAM

Hold it like Beckham? The soccer dad offers his youngest son Cruz, 6, a little pick-me-up on May 13, during the youngster's soccer practice in L.A.

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DAVID & MADELAINE DUCHOVNY

DAVID & MADELAINE DUCHOVNY
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The actor and his look-alike 12-year-old, Madelaine West, are both mesmerized by the Feb. 9 basketball game between the New York Knicks and the Sacramento Kings at Madison Square Garden.

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JON & NATHAN STEWART

JON & NATHAN STEWART
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Hug it out! Six-year-old Nathan enjoys some hang time with his dad on March 4, during a basketball match between the Cleveland Cavaliers and New York

Knicks at Madison Square Garden.

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MARK & MAXWELL TAUSCHER

MARK & MAXWELL TAUSCHER
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The Green Bay Packers offensive tackle proudly shows off his two greatest prizes – the Vince Lombardi trophy and his baby boy Maxwell – after his team won Super Bowl XLV in Arlington, Texas, on Feb. 6.

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BEN & ELLA STILLER

BEN & ELLA STILLER
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That's some game face: Despite the funnyman's efforts, daughter Ella, 9, looks to be in a slump during a Knicks vs. 76ers game at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 6.

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SEAL, LENI & HENRY SAMUEL

SEAL, LENI & HENRY SAMUEL
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Go Lakers! The singer spends some daddy-and-me time watching his family's favorite team with 5-year-old son Henry on April 17. A month later, the singer takes his spirited 7-year-old, daughter Leni, to cheer on the home team at Game 1 of the NBA Western Conference semifinals on May 2.

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