Sports photos of the week

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It was another action-packed week in the world of sports and we've got all the best photos in the same place.

On the gridiron, the Ohio State Buckeyes left the inaugural College Football Playoff as champions while, in the professional realm, the Seahawks and Patriots won their respective conference title games to set up a Super Bowl for the ages.

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Oregon's Troy Hill is called for pass interference going after a pass intended for Ohio State's Devin Smith (9) during the first half of the NCAA college football playoff championship game Monday, Jan. 12, 2015, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
LOS ANGELES, CA - JANUARY 12: Dustin Brown #23 of the Los Angeles Kings high-fives fans as he exits the ice after warmups before a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs at STAPLES Center on January 12, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Juan Ocampo/NHLI via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 13: Nikolay Kulemin #86 of the New York Islanders shoots against Marc Staal #18 of the New York Rangers during their game at Madison Square Garden on January 13, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
WINNIPEG, CANADA - JANUARY 13: Evander Kane #9 of the Winnipeg Jets hits the ice prior to puck drop against the Florida Panthers on January 13, 2015 at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. (Photo by Jonathan Kozub/NHLI via Getty Images)
BUFFALO, NY - JANUARY 13: Matt Ellis #37 of the Buffalo Sabres is checked by Luke Glendening #41 of the Detroit Red Wings on January 13, 2015 at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York. Detroit won, 3-1. (Photo by Rob Marczynski/NHLI via Getty Images)
Boston Bruins left wing David Pastrnak gives his stick to a young fan as he was named "No. 1 star of the game" after the Bruins' NHL hockey game against the Tampa Bay Lightning in Boston, Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015. The Bruins won 4-3. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
KREISCHBERG, AUSTRIA - JANUARY 13: A competitor in action during Women's Snowboard Cross training ahead of the FIS Freestyle Ski World Championships on January 13, 2015 in Kreischberg, Austria (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 14: Al Sahlawi Mohammed of Saudi Arabia celebrates after scoring a goal during the 2015 Asian Cup match between DPR Korea and Saudi Arabia at AAMI Park on January 14, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Robert Prezioso/Getty Images)
CANBERRA, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 13: Amer Almatoug Alfadhel of Kuwait and Lee Keun Ho of Korea Republic contest possession during the 2015 Asian Cup match between Kuwait and Korea Republic at Canberra Stadium on January 13, 2015 in Canberra, Australia. (Photo by Stefan Postles/Getty Images)
WOLVERHAMPTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 13: Players battle for the ball as snow falls during the FA Cup third round replay match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Fulham at Molineux on January 13, 2015 in Wolverhampton, England. (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 13: Stephen Parry of the Brisbane Heat drops a catch during the BIg Bash League match between the Melbourne Renegades and the Brisbane Heat at Etihad Stadium on January 13, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Darrian Traynor/Getty Images)
LAWRENCE, KS - JANUARY 13: Frank Mason III #0 of the Kansas Jayhawks shoots while falling backwards after being fouled by Jeff Newberry #22 of the Oklahoma State Cowboys during the game at Allen Fieldhouse on January 13, 2015 in Lawrence, Kansas. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 13: Kris Humphries #43 of the Washington Wizards passes the ball around the defense of Jeff Ayres #11 of the San Antonio Spurs during the first half at Verizon Center on January 13, 2015 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
Los Angeles Lakers forward Ed Davis, right, shoots as Cleveland Cavaliers' Timofey Mozgov, of Russia, defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
ABU DHABI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - JANUARY 14: Henrik Stenson of Sweden hits his approach shot on his last hole watched by his coach Pete Cowen during the pro-am for the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship at Abu Dhabi Golf Club on January 14, 2015 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)
Maryland guard/forward Dez Wells (44) is fouled by Rutgers forward/center Greg Lewis, back, during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in College Park, Md. Maryland won 73-65. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
WINCANTON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 15: A runner trails the field down the back straight in The Higos Insurance Services Somerton Handicap Hurdle Race at Wincanton racecourse on January 15, 2015 in Wincanton, England. (Photo by Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 20: (EDITORS NOTE: Image was created using multiple exposure in camera.) Ze Zhang of China plays a forehand in his first round match against Lleyton Hewitt of Australia during day two of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 20, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)
FOXBORO, MA - JANUARY 18: Julian Edelman #11 of the New England Patriots makes a catch against LaRon Landry #30 of the Indianapolis Colts in the third quarter of the 2015 AFC Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on January 18, 2015 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Seattle Seahawks' Jermaine Kearse catches the game-winning touchdown pass in front of Green Bay Packers' Tramon Williams during overtime of the NFL football NFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Seattle. The Seahawks won 28-22 to advance to Super Bowl XLIX. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola cannot catch a pass while being defended by Indianapolis Colts cornerback Darius Butler (20) during the first half of the NFL football AFC Championship game Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist (30) blocks a shot during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh, Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
Bermane Stiverne takes a punch from Deontay Wilder during their WBC heavyweight championship boxing match Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015, in Las Vegas. Wilder won by unanimous decision. (AP Photo/Isaac Brekken)
Honda rider Paulo Goncalves, from Portugal, races through the Canyons during the eleventh stage of the Dakar Rally between the cities of Salta and Termas de Rio Hondo, Argentina, Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. The race returned to Argentina after passing through Bolivia and Chile and will finish on Jan. 17 in Buenos Aires. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)

Football around the globe is alive and well with English footy fans braving a blizzard to watch the FA Cup and a much sunnier Australia playing host to the 2015 Asian Cup.

On the ice, Bruins star David Pastrnak made one young fan's day with a generous gift, while on the hardwood, Cleveland's Timofey Mozgov bit off a little more than he could chew of Lakers big man Ed Davis.

So take a few minutes to click through all the coolest sports photos from the previous week in our gallery.
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