The 2012 Sports Illustrated swimsuit cover girl is Kate Upton

We present the new 2012 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.

By Ben Montgomery, Times Staff Writer When your honey finds you lustily staring at the 2012 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue, which hits newsstands today, you'll have a brand new excuse. You weren't feasting your eyes on flesh. Not on the women.

By Christina Rexrode, AP Business writer / February 14, 2012 Sports Illustrated swimsuit models, from left, Crystal Renn, Irina Shayk, Jessica Gomes, Nina Agdal and Michelle Vawer ring the bell at end of trading at the New York Stock Exchange on

Spaniard top seed, Nadal will be featuring along with the Israeli supermodel, Bar Refaeli in the new edition of the latest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit, which is hit the stores as a Valentine's Day special on Tuesday, February 14, 2012.

Kate Upton sizzles in Sydney on the cover of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2012, out February 14 on newsstands, tablet, mobile and The.