Sports photos of the week, April 27

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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - APRIL 25: Cameron Munster of the Storm is tackled by the Sea Eagles defence during the round eight NRL match between the Melbourne Storm and the Manly Sea Eagles at AAMI Park on April 25, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)
BOSTON - APRIL 20: The Elite Womens division winner Caroline Rotich crosses the finish line in Boston on April 20, 2015. (Photo by John Tlumacki/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
PITTSBURGH, PA - APRIL 20: Gregory Polanco #25 of the Pittsburgh Pirates reacts after scoring in the first inning against the Chicago Cubs during the game at PNC Park on April 20, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 21: Josh Smith #5 of the Houston Rockets drives baseline for a dunk past Monta Ellis #11 of the Dallas Mavericks as well as Dirk Nowitzki #41 and Tyson Chandler #6 as James Harden #13 looks on in the second half during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center on April 21, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)
KANSAS CITY, MO - APRIL 20: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals is tagged out at home plate by catcher Kurt Suzuki #8 of the Minnesota Twins while trying to score during the 2nd inning of the game at Kauffman Stadium on April 20, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
ISTANBUL, TURKEY - APRIL 21: Players of Anadolu Efes Istanbul celebrate victory during the 2014-2015 Turkish Airlines Euroleague Basketball Play Off Game 3 between Anadolu Efes Istanbul v Real Madrid at Abdi Ipekci Arena on April 21, 2015 in Istanbul, Turkey. (Photo by Aykut Akici/EB via Getty Images)
UNIONDALE, NY - APRIL 21: Jason Chimera #25 of the Washington Capitals sprays ice on Jaroslav Halak #41 of the New York Islanders in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 21, 2015 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
BOSTON - APRIL 18: (ninth inning) Baltimore Orioles left fielder Alejandro De Aza (#12), Baltimore Orioles left fielder David Lough (#9), and Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones (#10) celebrate the 4-1 win over the Boston Red Sox. The Boston Red Sox take on the Baltimore Orioles in Game two of a four game series at Fenway Park. (Photo by Barry Chin/The Boston Globe via Getty Images)
CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 21: Andrew Desjardins #11 of the Chicago Blackhawks slides across the ice as goalie Pekka Rinne #35 of the Nashville Predators makes the save during Game Four of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on April 21, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images)
DETROIT, MI - APRIL 20: Designated hitter Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees ducks under a high pitch during the sixth inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 20, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)
DETROIT, MI - APRIL 23: Ondrej Palat #18 of the Tampa Bay Lightning celebrates with Nikita Kucherov #86 next to Darren Helm #43 of the Detroit Red Wings after a overtime game winning goal by Tyler Johnson #9 to win 3-2 in Game Four of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Joe Louis Arena on April 23, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)
BOSTON, MA - APRIL 23: Kevin Love #0 of the Cleveland Cavaliers is fouled by Jared Sullinger #7 of the Boston Celtics during the first quarter of their game in the first round of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at TD Garden on April 23, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. 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 Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
DALLAS, TX - APRIL 26: Dwight Howard #12 of the Houston Rockets grabs a rebound against Al-Farouq Aminu #7 of the Dallas Mavericks during Game Four of the Western Conference quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs at American Airlines Center on April 26, 2015 in Dallas, Texas. 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)
LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 26: Runners on The Virgin Money London Marathon cross the River Thames as seen from The Tower Bridge Exhibition'sGlass Flooring on April 26, 2015 in London, England. 38,000 people are running the 26.2 mile marathon course which finishes on The Mall in front of Buckingham Palace. (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: Derek Stepan #21 of the New York Rangers celebrates his powerplay goal at 4:23 of the first period against Marc-Andre Fleury #29 of the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 24, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
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Molly Renshaw of Loughboro University makes a touch turn during the Women's 200n Breaststroke Final on day two of the British Swimming Championships at Aquatics Centre on April 15, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Alex Guerrero #7 of the Los Angeles Dodgers has his jersey pulled by a teammate as they celebrate his game winning walk off RBI single in the 10th inning against the Seattle Mariners at Dodger Stadium on April 13, 2015 in Los Angeles, California The Dodgers won 6-5 in ten innings. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)
Andrew Cashner #34 of the San Diego Padres is tagged out by Aaron Hill #2 of the Arizona Diamondbacks as he's caught off of second base during the third inning of a baseball game at Petco Park April 13, 2015 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)
Jonathan Maidana of River Plate kicks the ball during a match between River Plate and San Jose as part of Group 6 of Copa Bridgestone Libertadores 2015 at Monumental Antonio Vespucio Liberti Stadium on April 15, 2015 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (Photo by Gabriel Rossi/LatinContent/Getty Images)
Tom Lewis of England plays a shot during the first round of the Shenzhen International at Genzon Golf Club on April 16, 2015 in Shenzhen, China. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)
Pitcher Shelby Miller #17 of the Atlanta Braves fields a ground ball in the rain in the fourth inning of the game against the Miami Marlins at Turner Field on April 13, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)
Kevin Hayes #13 of the New York Rangers is checked into the net during the first period against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 16, 2015 in New York City. The Rangers defeated the Penguins 2-1. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)
Paulo Orlando #16 of the Kansas City Royals is doused with water by teammates Salvador Perez #13 and Christian Colon #24 after the Royals defeated the Oakland Athletics 6-4 to win the game at Kauffman Stadium on April 17, 2015 in Kansas City, Missouri. Orlando drove in the winning run with a triple, his fourth triple out of his first five Major League career hits, and scored an insurance run in the 8th inning. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)
Jarrod Dyson #1 of the Kansas City Royals is out at second base as he breaks up a double play attempt by Danny Santana #39 of the Minnesota Twins during the sixth inning of the game on April 16, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Royals 8-5. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)
Naomichi Ueda #23 of Kashima Antlers celebrates the first goal during the J.League match between Kashiwa Reysol and Kashima Antlers at Hitachi Kashiwa Soccer Stadium on April 16, 2015 in Kashiwa, Chiba, Japan. (Photo by Masashi Hara/Getty Images)
Jay Davies of Western Australia advanced in to round 3 of the Drug Aware Margaret River Pro after winning his round 2 heat at The Box on April 16, 2015 in Margaret River, Australia. (Photo by Kelly Cestari/WSL via Getty Images)
Vladimir Tarasenko #91 of the St. Louis Blues shoots the puck over Charlie Coyle #3 of the Minnesota Wild during Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 16, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Corneille Coetzee races in the Men's 200m Backstroke during the New Zealand Swimming Championships at West Wave Waitakere on April 16, 2015 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Hannah Peters/Getty Images)
Anthony Davis #23 of the New Orleans Pelicans is fouled by Aron Baynes #16 of the San Antonio Spurs during the second half of a game at the Smoothie King Center on April 15, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. 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 Stacy Revere/Getty Images)
Goalie Eddie Lack #31 of the Vancouver Canucks sits dejectedly on the ice after Kris Russell #4 of the Calgary Flames (not pictured ) scored what proved to be the game winning goal in Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Rogers Arena on April, 15, 2015 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. The Flames defeated the Canucks 2-1. (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)
Nicholas Grainger of Sheffield starts the Men's 400m Freestyle Final on day one of the British Swimming Championships at Aquatics Centre on April 14, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
Maarty Leunen (L) of Ulm and Jannik Freese (R) of Berlin look fot the ball during the Beko Basketball Bundesliga match between Ratiopharm Ulm and Alba Berlin at ratiopharm Arena on April 19, 2015 in Ulm, Germany. (Photo by Matthias Hangst/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Corey Perry #10 of the Anaheim Ducks reacts to his goal in front of Blake Wheeler #26 of the Winnipeg Jets during the third period in Game One of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Honda Center on April 16, 2015 in Anaheim, California. Video replay was used to determine the goal. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
Dee Gordon #9 of the Miami Marlins is unable to turn the double play as Michael Cuddyer #23 of the New York Mets is out at second base on April 18, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.Eric Campbell of the New York Mets was safe at first. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
James Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets reacts to a three-point shot against the Dallas Mavericks during Game One in the Western Conference Quarterfinals of the 2015 NBA Playoffs on April 18, 2015 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. 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 Scott Halleran/Getty Images)
Jake Allen #34 of the St. Louis Blues makes a save against the Minnesota Wild during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 18, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)
Adam Federici of Reading stretches for the ball as he fails to stop a shot by Alexis Sanchez of Arsenal for their second goal during the FA Cup Semi Final between Arsenal and Reading at Wembley Stadium on April 18, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)
Nico Rosberg of Germany and Mercedes GP drives during qualifying for the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at Bahrain International Circuit on April 18, 2015 in Bahrain, Bahrain. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
Dennis Armfield of the Blues is tackled by Martin Gleeson of the Bombers during the round three AFL match between the Carlton Blues and the Essendon Bombers at Melbourne Cricket Ground on April 18, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Michael Dodge/Getty Images)
Josh Lamb launches off the blocks at the start of the 200m Breaststroke Final during day three of the Arena Pro Swim Series at the Skyline Acquatic Center on April 17, 2015 in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Chris Coduto/Getty Images)
Dusty Hernandez-Harrison is punched in the face by Chris Gray during their Junior Middleweight bout at throne boxing presented by Roc Nation Sports Live on Fox Sports 1 at Foxwoods Resort Casino on April 17, 2015 in Mashantucket, Connecticut. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images for Roc Nation Sports)

Matt Carpenter #13 of the St. Louis Cardinals scores a run against Brayan Pena #29 of the Cincinnati Reds in the first inning at Busch Stadium on April 17, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Adam Peaty of County of Derby (L) competes in the Men's 100m Breaststroke Final on day four of the British Swimming Championships at the London Aquatics Centre on April 17, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
DORTMUND, GERMANY - APRIL 18: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (17) of Borussia Dortmund celebrates after scoring his teams second goal during the Bundesliga match between Borussia Dortmund and SC Paderborn at Signal Iduna Park on April 18, 2015 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Lars Baron/Bongarts/Getty Images)
Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates the ball boys and girls with the winners trophy after defeating Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic in the final during day eight of the Monte Carlo Rolex Masters tennis at the Monte-Carlo Sporting Club on April 19, 2015 in Monte-Carlo, Monaco. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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