New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis dunks the ball against the Los Angeles Clippers during a Monday NBA game. Despite 26 points from Davis, the Pelicans fell to the Clippers, 123-110.
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Daniel Geale of Australia lands a punch on fellow Aussie competitor Garth Wood during the IBF Middleweight Pan Pacific title bout in Sydney. Geale won.
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C.J. Fair of Syracuse is called for a charge against Duke as he sinks what would have been the game-tying layup in the game's waning seconds. The basket was waved off, and the controversial call caused Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim to rush the court to argue with the referee, which led to his ejection. Duke won 66-60.
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Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny stretches to make a save during a UEFA Champions League match against Bayern Munich. Szczesny was sent off for a red card in the first half and Bayern won 2-0, putting the defending European champions in good position to advance to the next round.
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. celebrates his Daytona 500 victory on Sunday. The race -- Earnhardt Jr.'s second-ever Daytona 500 title -- was delayed over six hours due to inclement weather conditions.
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Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki buries the game-winning jump shot at the buzzer on Monday against the Knicks. The Mavs overcame 44 points from Carmelo Anthony to top New York.
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Performers at the 2014 Sochi Olympics Closing Ceremony make light of the Opening Ceremony ring malfunction, in which one of the Olympic rings did not form properly.
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Brooklyn Nets center Jason Collins battles for a rebound against the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday. Collins's appearance for the Nets on Sunday marked the first occasion an openly gay athlete had participated in one of North America's four major professional sports.
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Eli Templeton of the Australian Football League's St. Kilda Saints tumbles over Koby Stevens of the Western Bulldogs during a round two AFL NAB Challenge Cup match. The Bulldogs topped the Saints.
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Jockey Ian Popham and horse Bally Legend clear the final hurdle to win the BetBright Chase in Sunbury, England.
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Driver Tyler Young (No. 02) and Mason Mingus crash during the Camping World Truck Series NextEra Energy Resources 250 at Daytona International Speedway, an event that preceded NASCAR's Daytona 500.
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Oakland Athletics center fielder Coco Crisp jogs to the field during the team's photo day before a spring training practice on Saturday.
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Ian Poulter of England hits a practice shot before the first round of the World Golf Championships -- Accenture Match Play Championship last week in Arizona. Jason Day won the championship.
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Dwight Howard of the Houston Rockets and Chris Kaman of the Los Angeles Lakers try to grab a rebound in a Wednesday game. Houston won handily, 134-108.
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Venus Williams lunges for a backhand in a second-round match against Ana Ivanovic during the WTA Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championship. Williams won her first title since 2012.
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Duke's Jabari Parker barrels toward the hoop as Rakeem Christmas of Syracuse defends in a Saturday contest. Parker scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in a 66-60 victory.
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"Firtzle," the mascot of German soccer club VfB Stuttgart, slumps in its chair after Stuttgart fell 2-1 to Bundesliga competitor Hertha BSC Berlin on Saturday.
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Competitors race around Daytona International Speedway during Sunday's Daytona 500 in this photograph taken from the Goodyear Blimp.
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