The Day In Sports (March 28)
Here are some of the images that caught our eye on a night when the UConn women advanced to their ninth consecutive Final Four. Breanna Stewart (pictured) and the team's other seniors are two wins away from winning a fourth straight national title.
Russell Westbrook turned in his 16th triple-double of the season (26 points, 11 rebounds and 12 assists) to move with one of tying Magic Johnson for the most in a season.
Simona Halep of Romania plays a forehand in the fourth round of the Miami Open in Key Biscayne, Fla.
New Orleans Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday leaves the game after being injured. He'll have his orbital bone examined before Wednesday's game.
A young boy is escorted off the court after running out there to hug Carmelo Anthony of the Knicks during a game against New Orleans.
Cedric Paquette of the Tampa Bay Lightning rear ends Jake Gardiner of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
The Oregon State bench erupts on a buzzer beater shot to end the first half of a regional final against Baylor. The team went on to win and will face UConn in the Final Four.
Baylor forwards Kalani Brown (21) and Khadijiah Cave (55) wipe their eyes at the end of a 60-57 regional final loss to Oregon State.
Connecticut's Moriah Jefferson defends against Brooke McCarty of Texas during UConn's 86-65 victory.
Phoenix forward Jon Leuer hits Minnesota center Karl-Anthony Towns in the eyes as Towns drives to the basket.
Justin Williams of the Washington Capitals rearranges the head gear of William Karlsson of the Columbus Blue Jackets.
A general view of Stadium Court during Day 8 of the Miami Open.
Serena Williams returns a shot during her loss to Svetlana Kuznetsova in the fourth round of the Miami Open.
Nashville Predators center Craig Smith scores against Colorado Avalanche goalie Semyon Varlamov.
Ray McCallum of Memphis shoots against the San Antonio Spurs.
Detroit Red Wings legend and Hall of Famer Gordie Howe pounds knuckles with Henrik Zetterberg of the Red Wings before a game against Buffalo. The team surprised Howe by celebrating his 88th birthday three days early.
Forward Brandon Robinson of the Kitchener Rangers celebrates the game-winning goal against the Windsor Spitfires during Game 3 of a Western Conference quarterfinal series in the Ontario Hockeyi League.
The U.S. women's water polo team won the gold medal in the Olympic qualifying tournament Monday, outscoring its eight opponents in the competition 123-34. Pictured here, Aria Fischer (right) fights for the ball against Roberta Bianconi of Italy.
Goaltender Dawson Carty of the Kitchener Rangers battles for the puck (middle of picture) against Cristiano DiGiacinto of the Windsor Spitfires during Game 3 of the Western Conference quarterfinal series in the Ontario Hockey League.
Goalie Ben Bishop of Tampa Bay stretches to make a save against Brad Boyes of Toronto.
Maria Rotondo of the ice crew holds an octopus thrown on the ice during the Detroit Red Wings-Buffalo Sabres game.
Alex Killorn of Tampa Bay watches the puck goes in on a shot from teammate Victor Hedman (77) against goalie Garret Sparks of Toronto.
Norman Powell covers Russell Westbrook but couldn't keep him from another triple double.
Jakub Voracek (93) and Radko Gudas (3) of Philadelphia combine on Mark Scheifele (55) of Winnipeg.
Evander Kane of Buffalo checks Justin Abdelkader of Detroit into the Sabres bench.
Paul Pierce of the Clippers in disgust after suffering a right ankle sprain and right knee contusion against the Boston Celtics.
Kobe Bryant waves as he walks off the court in Utah for the final time in his career.
Kobe Bryant signs autographs as he leaves the court following his final game in Salt Lake City.
A fan shows his support and appreciation for Lakers forward Kobe Bryant.
Oregon State celebrates winning 60-57 over Baylor in a regional final of the women's NCAA tournament.
Alexandra Nazarova and Maxim Nikitin from the Ukraine at the Ice Dance practice session for the World Figure Skating Championships in Boston.
Celia Robledo and Luis Fenero from Spain at the Ice Dance practice session for the World Figure Skating Championships in Boston.