Danica Patrick surveys the field qualifying weekend for the Indianapolis 500 on May 20.
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Sidell Blocker (left) couldn't live up to his name during this lightweight undercard fight against Tyrone Luckey on May 20. Luckey would go on to win on a second round KO.
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Australian surfer Marti Paradisis rides a 12-meter wave at Shipstern Bluff near Tasmania on March 17. The swells were reportedly the biggest waves at Shipstern Bluff in 10 years.
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Derrike Cope, driver of the No. 64 Max Q Motorsports Ford, collides with Landon Cassill, driver of the No. 9 Thank A Teacher Today/Security Benefit Chevrolet, during the NASCAR Sprint Showdown at Charlotte Motor Speedway on May 21.
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Displaying no fear, an athlete dives into Lake Vouliagmeni -- a body of water south of Athens -- during the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series on May 22.
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Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah (right) attempts to pass around Miami Heat guard Mike Miller during the Heat's 85-75 victory in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals.
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LeBron James looks to thread the needle during the Heat's 85-75 victory over the Bulls in Game 2 of the Eastern Conference finals. James would tally five assists in the win.
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Just like Mike, Dirk Nowitzki (left) flashes a little tongue as he posts up Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins during the Thunder's 106-100 victory over the Mavericks in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals. Nowitzki would score 29 points in the losing effort.
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Oklahoma City Thunder guard James Harden (left) gets physical with Dallas Mavericks center Tyson Chandler during the Thunder's 106-100 victory over the Mavericks in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals. Harden would also fill it up on the offensive end, scoring 10 of his 23 points in a crucial fourth quarter.
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Mark Teixeira (not pictured) hits a home run over the outstretched glove of Carlos Beltran during the Mets' 2-1 victory over the Yankees on May 20.
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Kansas City Royals catcher Brayan Pena pleads his case to the umpire after Texas Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler scores in the 11th inning of a Rangers-Royals game on May 18. Pena's plea was denied, and the Rangers went on to win 5-4.
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San Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi blocks a shot during the Sharks' 4-3 win over the Vancouver Canucks in Game 3 of the Western Conference finals.
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Vancouver Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler (right) lays a vicious hit on San Jose Sharks center Scott Nichol during the Canucks' 7-3 victory in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals.
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Cyclists climb the Iselsberg mountain during the 13th stage of the Giro d'Italia on May 20.
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Newcastle United's Shola Ameobi (top) challenges West Bromwich Albion's Steve Reid during a 3-3 draw on May 22.
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Shackleford (center) outlasts Kentucky Derby winner Animal Kingdom (left) to win the 136th Preakness Stakes. Animal Kingdom would finish second.
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