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Best Sports Pix of the Week
From snowboarding Santas to the NFL getting into the holiday spirit, here are some of the best sports pictures from the last week. 

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HARBIN, CHINA - DECEMBER 15: Nao Kodaira of Japan competes in the Division A Women's 500m race during the day one of the Essent ISU World Cup Speed Skating at Harbin Ice Training Base on December 15, 2012 in Harbin, China. (Photo by Hong Wu/Getty Images)
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Colorado College's Peter Maric loses his footing during an NCAA college hockey game against St. Cloud State, Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, at the National Hockey and Event Center in St. Cloud, Minn. (AP Photo/The St. Cloud Times, Dave Schwarz) NO SALES.

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PERTH, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 12: Rob Quiney of the Stars heads from the field as heavy rain sets in during the Big Bash League match between the Perth Scorchers and the Melbourne Stars at WACA on December 12, 2012 in Perth, Australia. (Photo by Paul Kane/Getty Images)
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HOBART, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 14: David Warner of Australia is hit by a bouncer during day one of the First Test match between Australia and Sri Lanka at Blundstone Arena on December 14, 2012 in Hobart, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
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HOBART, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 14: (Editor's Note: This image has been converted to black and white) Shaminda Eranga of Sri Lanka runs in to bowl during day one of the First Test match between Australia and Sri Lanka at Blundstone Arena on December 14, 2012 in Hobart, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 13: Tyson Chandler #6 of the New York Knicks scores two in the first half against the Los Angeles Lakers at Madison Square Garden on December 13, 2012 in New York City. 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. The Knicks defeated the Lakers 116-107. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 15: Chanchan Devi Thokchom of India and Sam Charlton of New Zealand compete for the ball during the match between New Zealand and India at the National Hockey Stadium on December 15, 2012 in Wellington, New Zealand. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 15: Ante COVIC of the Wanderers removes a flare thrown by wanderers supporters after West Sydney scored a goal during the round 11 A-League match between Sydney FC and the Western Sydney Wanderers at Allianz Stadium on December 15, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
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AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - DECEMBER 15: (Editors Note: a starburst filter was used in the creation of this image) Willie Mason of league is pulled off Troy Flavell of rugby during the bout between Willie Mason and Troy Flavell during the 2012 Fight for Life at Trusts Stadium on December 15, 2012 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Sandra Mu/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 15: Michael Beauchamp of the Wanderers celebrates scoring a goal during the round 11 A-League match between Sydney FC and the Western Sydney Wanderers at Allianz Stadium on December 15, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
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ALTA BADIA, ITALY - DECEMBER 16: (FRANCE OUT) Thomas Fanara of France takes 3rd place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Men's Giant Slalom on December 16, 2012 in Alta Badia, Italy. (Photo by Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)
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ALTA BADIA, ITALY - DECEMBER 16: (FRANCE OUT) Thomas Fanara of France takes 3rd place during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Men's Giant Slalom on December 16, 2012 in Alta Badia, Italy. (Photo by Francis Bompard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)
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HARBIN, CHINA - DECEMBER 16: Olga Fatkulina of Russia competes in the Division A Women's 1000m race during the day two of the Essent ISU World Cup Speed Skating at Harbin Ice Training Base on December 16, 2012 in Harbin, China. (Photo by Hong Wu/Getty Images)
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CHICAGO, IL - DECEMBER 16: Randall Cobb #18 of the Green Bay Packers can't make a catch against the Chicago Bears on December 16, 2012 at Soldier Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 16: An arm throws a dart during day 3 of the 2013 Ladbrokes.com World Darts Championship at Alexandra Palace on December 16, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Tom Shaw/Getty Images)
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ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 16: Antonio Brown #84 of the Pittsburgh Steelers dives across the goal line to score a touchdown against Mike Jenkins #21 of the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on December 16, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)
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FOXBORO, MA - DECEMBER 17: The helmet of Danny Woodhead #39 of the New England Patriots includes a black ribbon in honor of the 26 victims of the mass shooting that took place at Sandy Hook elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut following the game against the San Francisco 49ers at Gillette Stadium on December 17, 2012 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 17: A Tennessee Titans Cheerleader performs during a break in play between the New York Jets and the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on December 17, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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CHELTENHAM, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 14: Sam Twiston-Davies riding Billie Magern fall at the last in The Majordomo Hospitality Handicap Steeple Chase at Cheltenham racecourse on December 14, 2012 in Cheltenham, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
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NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 17: Clyde Gates #19 of the New York Jets congratulates teammate Jeff Cumberland #86 on scoring a touchdown against the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on December 17, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)
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ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 16: A Dallas Cowboys Cheerleder performs during a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Cowboys Stadium on December 16, 2012 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
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HOBART, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 15: Matthew Wade of Australia gets his shot past Dimuth Karunaratne of Sri Lanka during day two of the First Test match between Australia and Sri Lanka at Blundstone Arena on December 15, 2012 in Hobart, Australia. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
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GLENDALE, AZ - DECEMBER 16: The Arizona Cardinals cheerleaders during the NFL game against the Detroit Lions at the University of Phoenix Stadium on December 16, 2012 in Glendale, Arizona. The Cardinals defeated the Lions 38-10. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)
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In this photo provided by the Association of Surfing Professionals, Kelly Slater, of Cocoa Beach, Fla., competes during the 2012 ASP World Title race, Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, in Oahu, Hawaii. He placed runner-up. (AP Photo/Association of Surfing Professionals)

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Los Angeles Lakers' Pau Gasol, right, pulls a rebound away from Byron Mullens during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012. The Lakers won 101-100. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
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National Juniors selection camp player J.C. Lipon, right, checks Alberta's Kruise Reddick during an exhibition hockey game in Calgary, Altberta, Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jeff McIntosh)
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Chicago Bulls guard Nate Robinson (2) shoots against Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger, right, during the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Chicago. Bulls center Joakim Noah (13), Celtics forward Jeff Green (8), center Jason Collins (98), Bulls guard Marco Belinelli (8), of Italy, and forward Carlos Boozer (5) watch the play. The Bulls won 100-89. (AP Photo/Brian Kersey)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 15: Vedran Janjetovic of Sydney makes a save during the round 11 A-League match between Sydney FC and the Western Sydney Wanderers at Allianz Stadium on December 15, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Mark Nolan/Getty Images)
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Brooklyn Nets' Deron Williams leaps for a shot between Utah Jazz's Paul Millsap (24) and Al Jefferson (25) in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at Barclays Center in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)
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Cleveland Cavaliers' Alonzo Gee, left, dunks on Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas (17), of Lithuania, in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Mark Duncan)
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A group of Santas ride a chairlift, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at the Sunday River Ski Resort in Newry, Maine. More than 250 skiers and snowboarders participated in the annual Santa Sunday event to raise money to benefit the Bethel Rotary Club's Christmas for Children program.(AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
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INNSBRUCK, AUSTRIA - JANUARY 13: Miriam-Stefanie Kastlunger of Austria in action in the Luge at the Olympic Sliding Centre on January 13, 2012 in Innsbruck, Austria. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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MALELANE, SOUTH AFRICA - DECEMBER 13: Pablo Larrazabal of Spain plays his second shot into the 18th green during the first round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship at Leopard Creek Country Golf Club on December 13, 2012 in Malelane, South Africa. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)
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DORTMUND, GERMANY - DECEMBER 09: An impression of a dancer in action during the senior ladies freestyle section of the NRW trophy at Eissportzentrum on December 9, 2012 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)
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NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 15: Manchester City player Carlos Tevez attempts an overhead kick watched by Jonas Gutierrez during the Barclays Premier League match between Newcastle United and Manchester City at St James' Park on December 15, 2012 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)
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ISTANBUL, TURKEY - DECEMBER 16: Ryan Lochte of USA competes in the Men's 100m Individual Medley Final during day five of the 11th FINA Short Course World Championships at the Sinan Erdem Dome on December 16, 2012 in Istanbul, Turkey. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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NASHVILLE, TN - DECEMBER 17: Tennessee Titans Cheerleaders perform during a break in play between the New York Jets and the Tennessee Titans at LP Field on December 17, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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BALTIMORE, MD - DECEMBER 16: Tackle Orlando Franklin #74 of the Denver Broncos kneels on the field before the start of the Broncos game against the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium on December 16, 2012 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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HOBART, AUSTRALIA - DECEMBER 16: Ed Cowan and David Warner of Australia walk off the ground after play on day three of the First Test match between Australia and Sri Lanka at Blundstone Arena on December 16, 2012 in Hobart, Australia. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)
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Milwaukee Bucks' Monta Ellis (11) shoots against Indiana Pacers' Roy Hibbert (55) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
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In this image provided by Nathan Bilow Photography, Nate Holland, center, competes in the snowboard cross team World Cup event in Telluride, Colo., Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012. Holland and partner Seth Wescott won Saturday's event. (AP Photo/Nathan Bilow)
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Best Sports Pix of the Week

From snowboarding Santas to the NFL getting into the holiday spirit, here are some of the best sports pictures from the last week. 

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