While you were sleeping, SI.com gathered some of the better photos of the Jan. 16 night in sports, beginning with quarterback Carson Palmer celebrating with defensive end Frostee Rucker after defeating the Green Bay Packers 26-20 in overtime of an NFC divisional playoff game in Glendale, Ariz.
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Larry Fitzgerald celebrates his five-yard touchdown catch in overtime that lifted the Arizona Cardinals over Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers in the NFL playoffs.
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Before Larry Fitzgerald became the hero in overtime, Jeff Janis had etched his name into Green Bay lore with this 41-yard Hail Mary touchdown in the final seconds of regulation to give Green Bay new life.
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Deontay Wilder punches Artur Szpilka during their WBC heavyweight championship bout at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Wilder won with a knockout in the ninth round.
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Wilder improved his record to 36-0 with his 35th KO.
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A light show was held before the Los Angeles Clippers faced the Sacramento Kings Saturday night.
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Swimmers at the start of the 200-meter backstroke during the Arena Pro Swim Series in Austin, Texas.
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Nicklas Backstrom of the Washington Capitals and Rasmus Ristolainen of the Buffalo Sabres tussle at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo.
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An image of the scoreboard honoring former Detroit Pistons player Ben Wallace is displayed before the game between the Detroit Pistons and the Golden State Warriors at The Palace of Auburn Hills.
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Former Detroit Pistons player Ben Wallace with his family after his number was retired during halftime of the game between the Detroit Pistons and the Golden State Warriors.
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Dancers perform during the game between the New York Knicks and Memphis Grizzlies.
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Rajon Rondo of the Sacramento Kings drives to the basket against Cole Aldrich of the Los Angeles Clippers.
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Boise State Broncos fans cheer during their team's 56-53 loss to the San Diego State Aztecs.
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Kobe Bryant heading to the locker room before a game against the Utah Jazz.
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Luc Richard Mbah a Moute of the Los Angeles Clippers goes for a shot against the Sacramento Kings.
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Alexei Emelin of the Montreal Canadiens checks Paul Stastny of the St. Louis Blues at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis.
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Recording artists Meek Mill and Nicki Minaj look on during the Philadelphia 76ers-Portland Trail Blazers game at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
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Jeremy Lin of the Charlotte Hornets drives to the basket against Greg Monroe of the Milwaukee Bucks.
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The Charlotte Hornets dance team performs during the game against the Milwaukee Bucks.
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Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrates with teammates after scoring his second touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs in the third quarter.
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Brad Marchand of the Boston Bruins celebrates a goal against the Toronto Maple Leafs at the TD Garden in Boston.
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The St. Louis Blues honored former goalies Curtis Joseph, Grant Fuhr and Mike Liut before a game against the Montreal Canadiens.
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Jahlil Okafor of the Philadelphia 76ers signs autographs for young fans prior to a game against the Portland Trail Blazers.
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Missy Franklin swims in the 200-meter backstroke during the Arena Pro Swim Series in Austin.
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Taylor Ault swims in the 200-meter freestyle during the Arena Pro Swim Series in Austin.
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Guard Jeremy Hemsley of the San Diego State Aztecs turns the ball over due to the defense of forward James Webb III of the Boise State Broncos.
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The Washington Wizards cheerleaders perform their routine during the game against the Boston Celtics.
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Eric Davis Jr. of the Texas Longhorns shoots the ball against Jeff Newberry of the Oklahoma State Cowboys at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas.
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