Leading Off: Pictures of the Week
Rickie Weeks of the Milwaukee Brewers plows into Cubs catcher Geovany Soto to score in the fifth inning of their 5-4 home win over Chicago on June 10.
Oguchi Onyewu of the U.S. nearly steps on Emile Heskey of England while heading a ball in the opening World Cup game for both countries on June 12 at Royal Bafokeng stadium in Rustenburg. They tied 1-1.
Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Sopel skates with the Stanley Cup after the Blackhawks defeated the Flyers in overtime of Game 6 of the 2010 Stanley Cup Final. The Blackhawks won 4-3 and took the series 4-2.
Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics drives for a shot attempt against the Los Angeles Lakers during Game 4 of the 2010 NBA Finals on June 10 at TD Garden in Boston. Rondo had 11 points in the Celtics 91-84 loss.
UFC fighter Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic punches Pat Barry en route to a win in UFC 115 at General Motors Place on June 12 in Vancouver.
Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki mishandles a throw to second while attempting to tag Houston Astros Carlos Lee. The Astros won the game at Coors Field 5-4.
England's midfielder Steven Gerrard vies with U.S. defender Jay DeMerit and midfielder Ricardo Clark during a 1-1 tie on June 12 in Rustenburg.
Chicago Blackhawks goalie Cristobal Huet sprays champagne on fans after the Blackhawks defeated the Flyers in overtime of Game 6 to win the Stanley Cup.
Water droplets hit the lens of the camera as a competitor passes over the water jump in the 3000m steeplechase during the IAAF Diamond League at Icahn Stadium on June 12 in New York City.
Afghan youth play soccer in front of the war-damaged Darlaman Palace on June 9 in Kabul.
Roadside mechanics and their clients watch on a battery-powered two-inch television on June 10 in Lagos, Nigeria, as their home country took on Argentina during the World Cup in South Africa.
Welsh golfer Phillip Price waits for a swan to cross the fairway before playing his approach shot to the 12th green on June 6 during the final round of the Celtic Manor Wales Open in Newport, Wales.
Israeli female competitors perform the "Truck Pull," a test of endurance held June 8 in Tel Aviv in which the challengers pull a 7.5 ton truck over a 30-meter course.