The best photos from the week in sports: 5/20 - 5/27

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The best photos from the week in sports: 5/20 - 5/27
Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry (30) drives to the basket as Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant defends during the second half in Game 5 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Oakland, Calif. Golden State won 120-111. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate as they gather around goalie Matt Murray after defeating the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game 7 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Eastern Conference finals, Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Pittsburgh to advance to the Stanley Cup finals. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)
St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Mike Leake and shortstop Aledmys Diaz (36) collide in the infield on ball hit by Washington Nationals' Stephen Drew during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Nationals Park, Thursday, May 26, 2016, in Washington. After Diaz and Leake collided, catcher Yadier Molina made the catch for the out. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
Miami Marlins third baseman Martin Prado can't make a sliding catch on a pop foul by Tampa Bay Rays' Hank Conger during the ninth inning of an interleague baseball game Thursday, May 26, 2016, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)
San Francisco Giants' Gregor Blanco, right, scores past the tag attempt from San Diego Padres catcher Derek Norris on a single by Denard Span during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 24, 2016, in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12) dunks over Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes (40) and center Festus Ezeli (31) during the second half in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr., right, celebrates with Chris Young (30) and Mookie Betts (50) after the team's baseball game against the Colorado Rockies in Boston, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. Bradley extended his hitting streak to 28 games as the Red Sox defeated the Rockies 8-3. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)
Golden State Warriors guard Klay Thompson (11) reacts in the final moments against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4 of the NBA basketball Western Conference finals in Oklahoma City, Tuesday, May 24, 2016. The Thunder won 118-94. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Los Angeles Angels catcher Jett Bandy, left, misses the tag against a sliding Texas Rangers Elvis Andrus during the sixth inning of a baseball game in Arlington, Texas, Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Andrus scored from third base on a fielders choice by Rangers Rougned Odor, who was safe at first. The Ranges won 15-9. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
Real Madrid Cristiano Ronaldo plays with a ball during a training session ahead of Saturday's Champions League soccer match final between Atletico de Madrid and Real Madrid, at the Valdebebas stadium in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, May 24, 2016 . (AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza)
Minnesota Lynx's Maya Moore (23) loses the ball on a drive between Seattle Storm's Breanna Stewart (30) and Jewell Loyd (24) in the first half of a WNBA basketball game Sunday, May 22, 2016, in Seattle. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Canada's Milos Raonic returns in his first round match of the French Open tennis tournament against Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic at Roland Garros stadium in Paris, France, Monday, May 23, 2016. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
Los Angeles Angels' Yunel Escobar reacts after fouling a pitch off his hand during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday, May 22, 2016. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
Jermall Charlo, left, hits Austin Trout in a junior middleweight title fight, Saturday, May 21, 2016, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)
Crystal Palaceâs Jason Puncheon, background center, scores the opening goal past Unitedâs goalkeeper David de Gea, left, during the English FA Cup final soccer match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Wembley stadium in London, Saturday, May 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Ezequiel Carrera makes a diving catch to rob Minnesota Twins' Trevor Plouffe of a hit in the fourth inning of a baseball game Friday, May 20, 2016, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)
Manchester Unitedâs Chris Smalling, left, holds the leg of Crystal Palaceâs Yannick Bolasie during the English FA Cup final soccer match between Manchester United and Crystal Palace at Wembley Stadium, London on Saturday May 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Tim Ireland)
Finlandâs goalie Mikko Koskinen, right, watches a puck shot by Russiaâs Roman Lyubimov, left, during the Ice Hockey World Championships semifinal match between Finland and Russia, in Moscow, Russia, on Saturday, May 21, 2016. (AP Photo/Ivan Sekretarev)
A horse moves along a muddy track after rain ahead the 141st Preakness Stakes horse race at Pimlico Race Course, Saturday, May 21, 2016, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 25: Dustin Brown of Germany plays a shot during the Men's Singles Second Round match against Jack Sock of United States on Day Four of the 2016 French Open at Roland Garros on May 25, 2016 in Paris, France . (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)
CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 25: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers goes up for a dunk in the second quarter against the Toronto Raptors in game five of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at Quicken Loans Arena on May 25, 2016 in Cleveland, Ohio. 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 Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
MINNEAPOLIS, MN - MAY 25: Eduardo Escobar #5 of the Minnesota Twins slides safely into third base after a throwing error on a pick-off attempt at first base by Dillon Gee #53 of the Kansas City Royals during the second inning of the game on May 25, 2016 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 24: Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors goes up against Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder in the second half in game four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 24, 2016 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 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 Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 25: Simona Halep of Romania hits a forehand during the Ladies Singles second round match against Zarina Diyas of Kazakhstan at Roland Garros on May 25, 2016 in Paris, France. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MAY 24: Draymond Green #23 of the Golden State Warriors looks to rebound against Kevin Durant #35 and Enes Kanter #11 of the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half in game four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena on May 24, 2016 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. 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 Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 24: Kurt Grumelart of Queensland competes on the high bar as Alexander Waro of New South Wales competes on the parrallel bars during the 2016 Australian Gymnastics Championships at Hisense Arena on May 23, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
TORONTO, ON - MAY 23: LeBron James #23 of the Cleveland Cavaliers competes for a loose ball late in the game against DeMarre Carroll #5 and Kyle Lowry #7 of the Toronto Raptors in game four of the Eastern Conference Finals during the 2016 NBA Playoffs at the Air Canada Centre on May 23, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 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 Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 23: Ryan Vogelsong #14 of the Pittsburgh Pirates lays on the ground after being hit in the head by a pitch thrown by Jordan Lyles #24 of the Colorado Rockies in the second inning during the game at PNC Park on May 23, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin Berl/Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - MAY 22: Nikita Kucherov #86 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates after scoring a goal against Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins during the third period in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Final during the 2016 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Consol Energy Center on May 22, 2016 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)
MELBOURNE, VICTORIA - MAY 22: Daisy Pearce of Melbourne is tackled by Emily Bates of Brisbane and Delma Gisu of Brisbane during the 2016 AFL Womens match between the Melbourne Demons and the Brisbane Lions at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on May 22, 2016 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/AFL Media/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 21: David Haye of England knocks down Arnold Gjergjaj of Switzerland during their Heavyweight fight at The O2 Arena on May 21, 2016 in London, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
BERLIN, GERMANY - MAY 21: Robert Lewandowski (L) of Muenchen is challenged by Julian Weigl (R) of Dortmund during the DFB Cup Final 2016 between Bayern Muenchen and Borussia Dortmund at Olympiastadion on May 21, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)
New York Mets' David Wright, center, is showered with sunflower seeds by teammates after driving in the game-winning run with a bases loaded single in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Milwaukee Brewers, Saturday, May 21, 2016, in New York. The Mets won 5-4. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)
LONGFIELD, ENGLAND - MAY 20: Ryuichi Kiyonari of Bennetts Suzuki team rides during practice for the British Superbike Championship at Brands Hatch on May 20, 2016 in Longfield, England. (Photo by Ker Robertson/Getty Images)
ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - MAY 21: Power players run onto the field before the start of the round nine AFL match between the Port Adelaide Power and the West Coast Eagles at Adelaide Oval on May 21, 2016 in Adelaide, Australia. (Photo by Morne de Klerk/Getty Images)
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The past week in sports has been a busy one. The participants in the Stanley Cup Finals have been decided, baseball season is in full swing and we're right in the midst of the French Open. We also watched a rainy Preakness Stakes and two heated conference finals in the NBA, with LeBron James and Stephen Curry making headlines as usual.

Click through the gallery above to see all of the best catches, slapshots and dunks from this week's biggest games, and be sure to check back next weekend for the best photos from all of next week's action.

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