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Best Sports Pix of the Week
From teams thundering through the NBA playoffs to determining who will be the kings of the NHL, here are some of the most arresting images from the last week in sports. 

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MONTMELO, SPAIN - JUNE 04: Valentino Rossi of Italy and Ducati Marlboro Team rounds the bend during the MotoGp Tests In Catalunya at Circuit de Catalunya on June 4, 2012 in Montmelo, Spain. (Photo by Mirco Lazzari gp/Getty Images)
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SAN ANTONIO, TX - JUNE 04: Manu Ginobili #20 of the San Antonio Spurs goes to the hoop against Kevin Durant #35 and Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals of the 2012 NBA Playoffs at AT&T Center on June 4, 2012 in San Antonio, Texas. 

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New York Mets starting pitcher Johan Santana (57) throws against the St. Louis Cardinals in the ninth inning of a baseball game on Friday, June 1, 2012, at Citi Field in New York. Santana threw a no-hitter and the Mets won 8-0. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 04: Andy Greene #6 of the New Jersey Devils checks Trevor Lewis #22 of the Los Angeles Kings in the third period of Game Three of the 2012 Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center on June 4, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

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The large video screen above the field shows Mexico and Brazil playing in the first half of an international friendly soccer match at Cowboys Stadium, Sunday, June 3, 2012, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)
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United States' Reese Hoffa competes in the shot put on Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. Hoffa won the event. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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DOVER, DE - JUNE 03: An official looks on during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on June 3, 2012 in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images for NASCAR)
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Oklahoma players cheer with their fans after defeating Alabama in an NCAA Women's College World Series best of three championship series softball game in Oklahoma City, Monday, June 4, 2012. Oklahoma won 4-1. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
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NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 05: David Dennis of Australia wins a line out during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and Scotland at Hunter Stadium on June 5, 2012 in Newcastle, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
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HOUSTON,TX - JUNE 03: Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros throws to first base to complete a double play as Joey Votto #19 of the Cincinnati Reds slides into second base on June 3, 2012 at Minute Maid Park in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
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NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JUNE 04: Somerset fielder Alex Barrow in action during the Clydesdale Bank Pro40 match between Nottinghamshire and Somerset at Trent Bridge on June 4, 2012 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
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Brazil defensemen Thiago Silva (3) watches as Mexico's Aldo De Nigris (9) attempts a shot on-goal in the second half of an international friendly soccer match on Sunday, June 3, 2012, in Arlington, Texas. Damiao did not score on the shot but Mexico won 2-0. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

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BOSTON, MA - JUNE 03: Shane Battier #31 of the Miami Heat attempts a shot against Brandon Bass #30 of the Boston Celtics in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. 

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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 04: Defenseman Bryce Salvador #24 and goaltender Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils defend their net from Jarret Stoll #28 of the Los Angeles Kings in Game Three of the 2012 Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center on June 4, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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DETROIT, MI - JUNE 03: Scott Dixon of New Zealand in his #9 Target Chip Ganassi Racing Honda Dallara DW12 leads the field at the start of the IZOD INDYCAR Series Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix on Belle Isle on June 3, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)
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NOTTINGHAM, ENGLAND - JUNE 04: Notts bowler Harry Gurney in action during the Clydesdale Bank Pro40 match between Nottinghamshire and Somerset at Trent Bridge on June 4, 2012 in Nottingham, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 04: A general view of the ice surface during the singing of the National Anthem prior to Game Three of the 2012 Stanley Cup Final between the New Jersey Devils and the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on June 4, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 04: Zach Parise #9 of the New Jersey Devils can't get a stick on the shot by Anze Kopitar #11 of the Los Angeles Kings as Kopitar scores against goaltender Martin Brodeur #30 of the New Jersey Devils in Game Three of the 2012 Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center on June 4, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The Kings defeated the Devils 4-0. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - JUNE 03: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat dunks in the second half against the Boston Celtics in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs on June 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 03: Steve Cishek #31 of the Miami Marlins throws a pitch during the game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on June 3, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Marlins won 5-1. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)
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DOVER, DE - JUNE 03: Clint Bowyer, driver of the #15 5-hour Energy Toyota, leads Matt Kenseth, driver of the #17 Best Buy Ford, during the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series FedEx 400 benefiting Autism Speaks at Dover International Speedway on June 3, 2012 in Dover, Delaware. (Photo by John Harrelson/Getty Images for NASCAR)
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LAS VEGAS, NV - JUNE 01: Boxer Floyd Maywether Jr. stands before Justice of the Peace Melissa Saragosa at the Clark County Regional Justice Center as he surrenders to serve a three-month jail sentence at theÊClark County Detention CenterÊon June 1, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. ÊMayweather pleaded guilty in December to attacking his ex-girlfriend while two of their children watched in September 2010. (Photo by David Becker/Getty Images)
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NEWCASTLE, AUSTRALIA - JUNE 05: Digby Ioane of the Wallabies is tackled during the International Test match between the Australian Wallabies and Scotland at Hunter Stadium on June 5, 2012 in Newcastle, Australia. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA - JUNE 4: Second baseman Freddy Galvis #13 of the Philadelphia Phillies leaps to catch a throw as second baseman Alex Castellanos #49 of the Los Angeles Dodgers slides into second base during a game at Citizens Bank Park on June 4, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Dodgers won 4-3. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)
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Eduardo Alvarez Aznar, from Spain, jumps on Rico Level to take the second place during the Lisbon CSIO Grand Prix horse jumping show Sunday, June 3, 2012 in Lisbon. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

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SAN DIEGO, CA - JUNE 03: Runners start the 15th annual Rock 'n' Roll Marathon to benefit the Luekemia & Lymphoma Society on June 3, 2012 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)
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RETRANSMISSION FOR ALTERNATE CROP - Xiang Liu, of China, third from left, races against, from left to right, United States' Dexter Faulk, David Oliver, Jason Richardson, Aries Merritt and Great Britain's Andrew Turner, right, in the 110-meter hurdles on Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. Liu won the event. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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Natalie Coughlin warms up before competing in the 100-meter backstroke during the Santa Clara International Grand Prix swimming competition, Sunday, June 3, 2012, in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
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MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo, from Spain, left, helps to mix chemicals to make a foam explosion as he celebrates after winning the Spanish Motorcycling MotoGP Grand Prix at the Montmelo racetrack near of Barcelona, Spain, Sunday, June 3, 2012. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

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MotoGP Ducati Team Nicky Hayden of USA steers his motorcycle during qualifying sessions ahead of Sunday's Spain Motorcycling MotoGP Grand Prix at the Montmelo racetrack near Barcelona, Spain, Saturday, June 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Siu Wu)
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DUBLIN, OH - JUNE 03: Tiger Woods lines up his birdie putt on the par 3 12th hole during the final round of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Insurance at Muirfield Village Golf Club on June 3, 2012 in Dublin, Ohio. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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Antonio Tarver, right, lands a punch to the face of Lateef Kayode, of Nigeria, in the 11th round of a cruiserweight boxing match in Carson, Calif., Saturday, June 2, 2012. The fight ended in a draw. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
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Oklahoma City Thunder power forward Serge Ibaka (9), from the Republic of Congo, dunks against the San Antonio Spurs during the first half of Game 5 in the NBA basketball Western Conference finals, Monday, June 4, 2012 in San Antonio. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
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SANTA CLARA, CA - JUNE 03: An unidentified swimmer warms up in the practice pool during day 4 of the Santa Clara International Grand Prix at George F. Haines International Swim Center on June 3, 2012 in Santa Clara, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 05: Sara Errani of Italy celebrates victory after her women's singles quarter final match against Angelique Kerber of Germany during day 10 of the French Open at Roland Garros on June 5, 2012 in Paris, France. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
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Canada's Andre Hainault, left, battles for the ball with United States' Landon Donovan during first-half action in the Canadian Soccer Association's Centennial friendly match in Toronto, Sunday, June 3 , 2012. Sunday's game versus the United States marked only the second time the two teams have met on Canadian soil. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Chris Young)
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PARIS, FRANCE - JUNE 05: Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina in action in his men's singles quarter final match against Roger Federer of Switzerland during day 10 of the French Open at Roland Garros on June 5, 2012 in Paris, France. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 03: Fans take cover from the rain under an umbrella during the game between the Miami Marlins and the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on June 3, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Marlins won 5-1. (Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Getty Images)
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Milcah Chemos, left, of Kenya, competes against Lydia Chebet Rotich, also of Kenya, and others in the 3000-meter steeplechase on Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the Prefontaine Classic athletics meet in Eugene, Ore. Chemos won the event. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
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MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JUNE 05: The Lancashire mascot gets into the Diamond Jubilee celebrations spirit during the Clydesdale Bank Pro40 match between Lancashire and Worcestershire at Old Trafford on June 5, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
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Best Sports Pix of the Week

From teams thundering through the NBA playoffs to determining who will be the kings of the NHL, here are some of the most arresting images from the last week in sports. 

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