The Week in Sports Pictures: Feb. 25 - March 3
Marian Hossa #81 of the Chicago Blackhawks acknowleges the crowd for his 1,000th NHL game against the Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena on March 3, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.
Staring down success
LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks on during a game at American Airlines Arena on February 26, 2013 in Miami, Florida.
Philadelphia Union fans wave flags in the stands during the MLS game against the Sporting Kansas City at PPL Park on March 2, 2013 in Chester, Pennsylvania.
Worst to first
Michael Thompson of USA celebrates winning on the 18th hole during the final round of the Honda Classic on March 3, 2013 in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
Karim Benzema (L) of Real Madrid CF scores the opening goal during the La Liga match between Real Madrid CF and FC Barcelona at Bernabeu on March 2, 2013 in Madrid, Spain.
In his grill
Lubomir Visnovsky #11 of the New York Islanders joins James Reimer #34 of the Toronto Maple Leafs in the net at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on February 28, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. The Leafs defeated the Islanders 5-4 in overtime.
To the face
AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - MARCH 01: Francis Saili of the Blues fends off Daniel Carter of the Crusaders during the round 3 Super Rugby match between the Blues and the Crusaders at Eden Park on March 1, 2013 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Sandra Mu/Getty Images)
Showing his ups
Marcus Foligno #82 of the Buffalo Sabres leaps in the air in an attempt to screen Johan Hedberg #1 of the New Jersey Devils on March 2, 2013 at the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, New York.
Shouting for respect
Forward Kelly Olynyk #13 of the Gonzaga Bulldogs loses control of the ball while driving to the basket during the second half of the game against the Portland Pilots at McCarthey Athletic Center on March 2, 2013 in Spokane, Washington.
Capping off the opener
Vancouver fans celebrate the only goal scored by the Vancouver Whitecaps FC against the Toronto FC during their MLS game March 2, 2013 at B.C. Place in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Vancouver won 1-0.
Alessandro Nesta #14, (L) of Montreal Impact, is held back by referee Silviu Petrescu as Eddie Johnson #7, of the Seattle Sounders tries to talk to him in the second half at CenturyLink Field on March 2, 2013 in Seattle, Washington.
Greg Moller of the Bulls attempts to run out Peter Handscomb of the Bushrangers during the Ryobi One Day Cup final match between the Victorian Bushrangers and the Queensland Bulls at Melbourne Cricket Ground on February 27, 2013 in Melbourne, Australia.