Yasuhiro Kumagai, Junichi Hoizumi, Kenji wada and Takeshi Utagawa compete in the four-man bobsleigh during the All Japan Bobsleigh, Skeleton and Luge Championships at Spiral in Nagano, Japan.
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Having a ball
Brazil players celebrate with the trophy after beating Serbia in the World Women's Handball Championship 2013 Final at Kombank Arena Hall in Belgrade, Serbia.
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Ty Walker competes during finals for the womens FIS Snowboard Slopestyle World Cup at the U.S. Snowboarding and Freeskiing Grand Prix in Copper Mountain, Colorado.
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Throw in the towel
Los Angeles Lakers big man Pau Gasol took a nasty cut near his right eye in the second half against the Phoenix Suns on Monday. Making things even worse, the Suns won 117-90.
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Look out behind you
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech battles with Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil for the ball during an English Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium in London on Monday.
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The Florida Panthers and Tampa Bay Lightning tangle in front of the net after a save by goaltender Scott Clemmensen. The Lightning won the battle between the Florida teams, 6-1.
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San Francisco 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick is tackled by Atlanta Falcons linebacker Stephen Nicholas on Monday night. After falling behind early, the 49ers managed to win the final regular-season game at Candlestick Park.
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I'm on a boat
A sailor makes adjustments to a yacht's rigging as crews prepare for the Sydney to Hobart yacht race in Sydney on Tuesday.
AFP/Getty ImagesWILLIAM WEST
Let's go bowling
Pakistani cricketer Bilawal Bhatti bowls during the fourth One Day International cricket match against Sri Lanka.
AFP/Getty ImagesMARWAN NAAMANI
Tis the season
A competitor who is really in the Christmas spirit jumps into the sea during the 104rth Barcelona Traditional Christmas Swimming Cup at the Old Harbour of Barcelona.
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Japan's Kanako Murakami performs her routine in the Gala exhibition during the All Japan Figure Skating Championships at Saitama Super Arena,
Getty ImagesAtsushi Tomura
Beating the spread
Flyers goalie Steve Mason gave his best effort, but Minnesota's Mikael Granlund (not pictured) snuck a puck past him as teammate Dany Heatley got an up-close look.
NHLI via Getty ImagesLen Redkoles
Miami Heat superstar LeBron James has been on a tear this week with a bevy of highlight-reel dunks. The Atlanta Hawks were the unlucky recipients of this one, which came in a 121-119 overtime win for the Heat.
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Can't touch this
Bahrain's Issa Mathni (front) keeps the ball away from Oman's Bader Nassib during a match in the 8th West Asia Football Federation championship in Doha.
AFP/Getty ImagesKARIM JAAFAR
This guy isn't messing around
A fan of the Green Bay Packers (duh) shows his support in a game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Lambeau Field on Sunday. Too bad for the fan his efforts were all for naught as the Steelers won, 38-31.