Leading Off: Pictures of the Week (Feb. 25-March 3)
March 03, 2015
1 of 26Greg Nelson/SI
Paul Millsap (4) of the Atlanta Hawks goes up for a layup during a game against the Dallas Mavericks.
2 of 26Gene Sweeney Jr/Getty Images
James Machon of Great Britain crashes during qualifying for the FIS Freeskiing World Cup 2015 Men's Freeskiing Halfpipe during the U.S. Grand Prix.
3 of 26Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images
Derrick Favors (15) of the Utah Jazz goes up for a basket during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers.
4 of 26Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images
Erik Gudbranson (44) and Patrick Sharp (10) watch the puck get past goalie Roberto Luongo (1) during a game between the Florida Panthers and Chicago Blackhawks.
5 of 26Al Tielemans/SI
Washington Wizards point guard John Wall drives to the hoop during a game against the Philadelphia 76ers.
6 of 26Matthias Schrader/AP
Czech Republic's Roman Koudelka soars during the trial jump at the Large Hill Individual competition at the Nordic Skiing World Championships in Falun, Sweden.
7 of 26Gregory Sokolov/EB via Getty Images
Maksim Krivosheev (31) competes with Samardo Samuels (24) during a Turkish Airlines Euroleague Basketball game.
8 of 26Mark Thompson/Getty Images
Kimi Raikkonen of Finland and Ferrari drives during day three of the final Formula One Winter Testing at Circuit de Catalunya in Montmelo, Spain.
9 of 26Jae C. Hong/AP
Jeff Green (right) is defended by DeAndre Jordan (left) and Glen Davis during the second half of a game between the Los Angeles Clippers and Memphis Grizzlies.
10 of 26Mark Humphrey/AP
Detroit Red Wings goalie Jonas Gustavsson (50) covers up the puck as Nashville Predators forward Mike Fisher (12) tries to get past defenders Jonathan Ericsson (52) and Niklas Kronwall (55).
11 of 26Clive Brunskill/Getty Images
Sekou Sanogo Junior scores the opening goal past Tim Howard during the UEFA Europa League Round of 32 match between Everton FC and BSC Young Boys.
12 of 26Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Anthony Stefanizzi of Canada competes during qualifying for the FIS Snowboard World Cup 2015 Men's Slopestyle during the U.S. Grand Prix.
13 of 26Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images
Chris Andersen of the Miami Heat goes up for a block against the New Orleans Pelicans' Alexis Ajinça.
14 of 26Tom Pennington/Getty Images
Nathan Jacobson competes during qualifying for the FIS Snowboard World Cup 2015 Men's Snowboard Halfpipe during the U.S. Grand Prix.
15 of 26A. Pretty/Getty Images
Jerome Boateng of FC Bayern Muenchen in action during a Bundesliga match against FC Koeln.
16 of 26Sergei Grits/AP
Dimitri Isler of Switzerland crashes on landing during the FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup 2015 event.
17 of 26Buda Mendes/Getty Images
Maria Clara Salgado of Brazil in action during her match against Lauren Fendrick and Brooke Sweat of the United States at the Beach Volleyball International Challenge at Copacabana beach.
18 of 26Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images
A general view as runners clear the water jump in The Agetur UK Novices' Limited Handicap Chase at Newbury racecourse.
19 of 26Courtesy of Andy Watson
Mike Lee attempts to ride Circle T's Asteroid during the Arlington Iron Cowboy Built Ford Tough series PBR. World Champion PBR bull Asteroid made the final out of his storied career in Arlington this weekend during PBR's Iron Cowboy event. He was retired after this event.
20 of 26 John W. McDonough/SI
The Bucks' Giannis Antetokounmpo (34) attempts to score in a game between Milwaukee and the Los Angeles Lakers.
21 of 26Rick Bowmer/AP
Christian Haller, of Switzerland, crashes in a World Cup halfpipe snowboard event.
22 of 26Zach Bolinger/Icon Sportswire
Butler's Tyler Wideman (4) and Kellen Dunham (24) go up for a rebound against Marquette's Luke Fischer (40). Butler won the game 73-52.
23 of 26Sam Greenfield/Dongfeng Race Team/Volvo Ocean Race via Getty Images
Kevin Escoffier is finished checking the leech line so Thomas Rouxel pulls him in during the Volvo Ocean Race.
24 of 26Chris Keane/SI
Kaleb Joseph (14) works to shoot against forward Justise Winslow (12) during a game between the Syracuse Orange and Duke Blue Devils.
25 of 26Mark J. Terrill/AP
Ronda Rousey (right) grapples with Cat Zingano during a UFC 184 mixed martial arts bantamweight title bout. Rousey won after Zingano tapped out 14 seconds into the first round.
26 of 26Chris Keane/SI
Syracuse Orange forward B.J. Johnson (2) waits to inbound the ball to start the second half against Duke as the Cameron Crazies waves their hands at him.
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