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Best Sports Pix of the Week
From NBA playoffs to Man City's dramatic comeback to win the Premier League crown, here are some of the most arresting sports images of the last week. 
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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook (0) shoots between Los Angeles Lakers Pau Gasol, left, and Kobe Bryant, right, in the second quarter of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA basketball playoffs, in Oklahoma City, Monday, May 14, 2012. Oklahoma City won 119-90. (AP Photo/Larry W. Smith, Pool)

Grizzlies Get Clipped, LA Moves On

Lakers Grind Down Nuggets

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Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany, center, surrounded by team members, lifts the English Premier League trophy at Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Jon Super)

'Noisy Neighbors' Man City Win First Title in 44 Years

Sergio Aguero Scores the Goal of a Lifetime to Win Title

Man City Apologizes for Tevez's for "RIP Fergie" Sign

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In this April 27, 2012 photo, a worker walks in a new horse barn at Sagamore Farm in Glyndon, Md. Five years ago, Plank bought the 530-acre training and breeding facility and former home of horse racing legend Native Dancer. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Kentucky Derby: From Mexico to the Biggest Stage

Latino Jockeys in the Hall of Fame

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2011 MotoGP World Champion rider Casey Stoner, right, from Australia, steers his Honda ahead of Mattia Pasini, from Italy, during the first free practice session for Sunday's Portugal Motorcycling MotoGP Grand Prix at the Estoril racetrack in Sintra, outside Lisbon, Friday, May 4, 2012. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
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Americas_Cup_gondola

A gondola quietly passes in foreground as multihulls compete in the America's Cup World Series, in Venice, Italy, Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Luigi Costantini)
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Godfrey Mokoena of South Africa jumps during the Long Jump men's at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Doha, Qatar, Friday, May 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Osama Faisal)
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Boca_Attack

Chilean riot police shields players from Argentina's Boca Juniors as they leave the field after defeating Chile's Union Espanola 3-2 during a Copa Libertadores soccer match in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, May 9, 2012. Boca Juniors also won 5-3 on aggregate. (AP Photo/Eduardo Di Baia)
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Brazil_Billabong_Surfing

Brazil's Jadson Andre competes in the round one of the Billabong Rio Pro men's surfing competition in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, May 9, 2012. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
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Ryan Lochte works the butterfly on his way to finish first in the men's 200-meter IM preliminaries at the Charlotte UltraSwim Grand Prix swim meet in Charlotte, N.C., Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Bob Leverone)
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Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo (9) dumps off the ball as he is pressured by Philadelphia 76ers small forward Andre Iguodala, left, and center Spencer Hawes during the first quarter of Game 2 in their NBA basketball Eastern Conference semifinal playoff series in Boston, Monday, May 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
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Zhang Xi, left, and Xue Chen of China play the final match against team of Maria Antonelli and Talita Antunes of Brazil at the Beach Volleyball World Tour Grand Slam at Jinshan, outskirts of Shanghai, China, Saturday, May 5, 2012. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
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Delhi Daredevils David Warner celebrates his century during their Indian Premier League (IPL) cricket match against Deccan Chargers in Hyderabad, India, Thursday, May 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)
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Members of the Vermont men's freshmen lightweight eight crew team compete in their championship race at the Dad Vail Regatta on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Saturday May 12, 2012. (AP Photo/ Joseph Kaczmarek)

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New Jersey Devils goalie Martin Brodeur (30) watches as New York Rangers left wing Chris Kreider (20) and Artem Anisimov, far left, celebrate Kreider's third-period goal in Game 1 of the Rangers' 3-0 win in their NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals playoff series at New York's Madison Square Garden, Monday, May 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
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Some of the competitors taking part in the Eiffage Race near Millau, central France, cross the 2.5 km Millau bridge, Sunday May 13, 2012. The second edition of this race gathered about 14 000 competitors for a 23.7km (14.7 miles) long race.(AP Photo/Yves Marie Quemener)
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Brazil_Surfing

In this photo provided by the Association of Surfing Professionals, Patrick Gudauskas of San Clemente, Calif., competes in the Billabong Rio Pro surfing competition on Monday, May 14, 2012, in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil. (AP Photo/Association of Surfing Professionals, Kirstin Scholtz) NO SALES
(© ASP / Kirstin The attached image is a hand-out image from the Association of Surfing Professionals and is royalty free for editorial use only, no commercial rights granted. The copyright is owned by ASP International. Sale or license of the images is prohibited. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.)

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Warren Buffett, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway, right, watches Bill Gates use an oversize bat as they play doubles against table tennis prodigy Ariel Hsing in Omaha, Neb., Sunday, May 6, 2012. Berkshire Hathaway is holding its annual shareholders meeting this weekend. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik)
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Haley D. Ishimatsu, of the United States, performs during the women's 10-meter platform semifinals at the USA Diving Grand Prix in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Friday, May 11, 2012. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
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India_IPL_Cricket

Rajasthan Royals Ajinkya Rahane's bat breaks as he plays a shot against Delhi Daredevils during their Indian Premier League (IPL) match in New Delhi, India, Sunday, April 29, 2012. (AP Photo)
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Zhong Qianxin, right, and Bao Yixin of China play against Kim Ha-na and Jung Kyung-eun of South Korea, unseen, during the women's doubles final at the India Open badminton tournament in New Delhi, India, Sunday, April 29, 2012. (AP Photo/ Saurabh Das)
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Italy_Giro_Cycling

Cyclists pedal during the ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race, from San Giorgio Del Sannio to Frosinone, south of Rome, Monday, May 14, 2012. Spanish rider Francisco Ventoso won the ninth stage of the Giro d'Italia in a sprint finish after several other contenders fell at the last turn. (AP Photo/Daniele Badolato)
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Serbia's Ana Ivanovic returns the ball to Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Monday, May 14, 2012. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
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Russia's Maria Sharapova serves the ball to Christina McHale of the United States at the Italian Open tennis tournament, in Rome, Tuesday, May 15, 2012. Sharapova won 7-5, 7-5. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

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Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook, right, shoots over Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol, left, in the second quarter of Game 1 in the second round of the NBA basketball playoffs, in Oklahoma City, Monday, May 14, 2012. Oklahoma City won 119-90. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
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Liverpool_Bicycle

Liverpool's Andy Carroll attempts an overhead kick during his team's 4-1 win over Chelsea in their English Premier League soccer match at Anfield Stadium, Liverpool, England, Tuesday May 8, 2012. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
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Meaghan Benfeito, left, and Roseline Filion, of Canada, performs during the women's 10-meter platform synchronized finals at the USA Diving Grand Prix in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Saturday, May 12, 2012. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)
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Marlins_Pie

Miami Marlins player Emilio Bonifacio (1) hits Giancario Stanton in the face with a shaving cream pie after Stanton hit the ninth-inning game-winning grand slam during a baseball game in Miami, Sunday, May 13, 2012, against the New York Mets. The Marlins defeated the Mets 8-4. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)
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Mexico_ITU_Triathlon

In this photo released by the International Triathlon Union, Argentina's Romina Palacio Balena, left, and Mauritius' Fabienne St. Louis simultaneously transition from their bikes to the running portion of the 2012 Huatulco ITU Triathlon World Cup in Huatulco, Mexico on Sunday, May 6, 2012. (AP Photo/ITU, Rich Lam)
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In this photo released by the International Triathlon Union, the chase group of women on the right see how far they trail the leaders, left, as they cross paths at the 2012 Huatulco ITU Triathlon World Cup in Huatulco, Mexico on Sunday, May 6, 2012. (AP Photo/ITU, Rich Lam)

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D.C. United goalkeeper Bill Hamid misses a shot for a goal by Houston Dynamo's Brad Davis during the second of an MLS soccer game Saturday, May 12, 2012, in Houston. (AP Photo/Houston Chronicle, James Nielsen) MANDATORY CREDIT
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Oklahoma_Rodeo

Richie Champion of The Woodlands, Texas, competes in the bareback riding of the 80th annual Pioneer Days PRCA Rodeo Friday, May 4, 2012, in Guymon, Okla. The annual rodeo is one of the largest and richest rodeos in Oklahoma and drew more than 900 professional rodeo cowboys to the Oklahoma Panhandle this year. (AP Photo/The Guymon Daily Herald, Shawn Yorks)
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NASCAR_Darlington

The field navigates turn one during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series auto race at Darlington Raceway, Saturday, May 12, 2012, in Darlington, SC. (AP Photo/Autostock, Nigel Kinrade) MANDATORY CREDIT
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Cyclists ride through the countryside during the eight stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race, from Sulmona to Lago Laceno, Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photto/Daniele Badolato)

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Mexican challenger Omar Nino Romero, right, exchanges punches with Filipino-American boxer Brian Viloria during their fight in Pasig, east of Manila, Philippines on Sunday May 13, 2012. Viloria won via TKO on the 9th round and retained his WBO flyweight champion title. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
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Rickie Fowler hits from the second tee during the final round of the Players Championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass, Sunday, May 13, 2012, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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Tiger Woods hits from the sand on the sixth hole during the final round of the Players Championship golf tournament at TPC Sawgrass, Sunday, May 13, 2012, in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
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Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Dee Gordon tosses the ball to second base for the out during a baseball game against the Colorado Rockies, Saturday, May 12, 2012, in Los Angeles. The Dodgers won 2-1. (AP Photo/Bret Hartman)
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Colorado Rockies third baseman Chris Nelson makes a catch for an out on a hit by Los Angeles Dodgers' A.J. Ellis during the fourth inning of a baseball game in Los Angeles, Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
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Fernando Alonso, from Spain, drivers his Ferrari during a second free practice at the Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, near Barcelona, Spain, Friday, May 11, 2012. The Formula One race will be held on Sunday. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)
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Roger Federer from Switzerland returns the ball during the final match against Tomas Berdych from the Czech Republic in the Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Sunday, May 13, 2012. (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
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The peloton crosses a bridge over the Russian River during Stage 1 of the Tour of California cycling race on Sunday, May 13, 2012, in Monte Rio, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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Women_s_Water_Polo

Lauren Silver of the US, left partially seen, clashes with Australia's Nicola Zagame during the gold medal game of the invitational international Water Polo test event at the London 2012 Olympics Water Polo pool at the Olympics park in London, Sunday, May 6, 2012. The U.S, Australia, Hungary and Britain are competing in this test event ahead of the upcoming summer Olympic Games in London.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
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Belgium_European_Gym

Ukraine's Nataliya Kononenko performs on the uneven bars, during the apparatus finals at the European Women's Artistic Gymnastics Championships in Brussels, Sunday, May 13, 2012. Russia's Victoria Komova won the gold medal, Russia's Anastasia Grishina placed second and Ukraine's Nataliya Kononenko placed third. (AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
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Yankees_Orioles

Baltimore Orioles second baseman Robert Andino, right, throws to first base for a double play after forcing out New York Yankees' Russell Martin on a ground ball by Derek Jeter in the eighth inning of a baseball game in Baltimore, Monday, May 14, 2012. New York won 8-5. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
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Best Sports Pix of the Week

From NBA playoffs to Man City's dramatic comeback to win the Premier League crown, here are some of the most arresting sports images of the last week. 

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