Billie Jean King Awards draw sports stars, celebs 0 Previous Gallery Next Gallery 1 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP TENNIS STAR Billie Jean King (center) is introduced at her namesake Billie Awards, presented by the Women's Sports Foundation, in Beverly Hills, Calif. The awards honor media excellence in the portrayal of girls and women in sports. 2 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP SIR ELTON JOHN gets the spotlight in a special performance at the event. 3 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP FORMER BASKETBALL PLAYER and ESPN analyst Nancy Lieberman joins singer Drew Lachey at the podium. 4 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP CBS SPORTSCASTER Famer Lesley Visser takes the stage. 5 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP JOHN ENTERTAINS the crowd. 6 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP LAST YEAR'S Billie Awards raised more than $1.5 million for girls' fitness. 7 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP AMONG THE CELEBRITIES who attended were Sharon Osbourne ... 8 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP ... FIGURE SKATER Michelle Kwan, with King ... 9 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP ... RAPPER Master P ... 10 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP ... DOUG SAVANT ("Desperate Housewives") ... 11 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP ... ACTRESS KEKE PALMER ("Akeelah and the Bee") ... 12 / 12 Matt Sayles / AP ... AND KANSAS CITY CHIEF Tony Gonzalez. View Comments 0 Sign up for e-newsletters Want more news? Sign up for free e-newsletters to get more of AJC delivered to your inbox.