The Week in Sports Pictures: March 4 - March 10
Al Horford (15) of the Atlanta Hawks battles for a loose ball with Arnett Moultrie (5) and Evan Turner (12) of the Philadelphia 76ers at Philips Arena on March 6 in Atlanta, Ga.
Yao the Great
Delegate Yao Ming, a former NBA basketball star, walks out the Great Hall of the People after a plenary session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference during severe pollution on March 7 in Beijing, China. Clearing urban air pollution has become a big concern during the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference. Over 2,000 members of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People's Political Consultative, a political advisory body, are attending the annual session, during which they will discuss the development of China.
James Michael McAdoo (43) of the North Carolina Tar Heels reacts after dunking the ball as teammates Mason Plumlee (5) and Rasheed Sulaimon (14) of the Duke Blue Devils watch on during their game at the Dean E. Smith Center on March 9 in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Matt Reis of New England Revolution blocks a shot on goal from the Chicago Fire at Toyota Park March 9 in Bridgeview, Ill. New Engalnd won 1-0.
Head coach Tom Crean of the Indiana Hoosiers reacts after a 72-71 victory over the Michigan Wolverines at Crisler Center on March 10 in Ann Arbor, Mich.
DeAndre Jordan (right) of the Los Angeles Clippers dunks on an alley-oop pass from teammate Chris Paul against Brandon Knight of the Detroit Pistons at Staples Center on March 10 in Los Angeles, Calif.
Manager Joe Torre watches warm ups before the World Baseball Classic First Round Group D game against Canada at Chase Field on March 10 in Phoenix, Ariz.
Matt Kenseth, driver of the No. 20 Dollar General Toyota, celebrates with a burn out after winning the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Kobalt Tools 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on March 10 in Las Vegas, Nevada. It was also Kenseth's birthday.
Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a shot to Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain during the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 10 in Indian Wells, Calif.
Zurich soccer player Loris Benito tries to catch a marten during the Swiss Super League match between FC Thun and FC Zurich in the stadium in Thun, Switzerland on Sunday, March 10. The furry creature bit Benito when the player picked him up.
Italy's Sergio Parisse (top) wins a lineout ball during their Six Nations international rugby union match against England at the Twickenham Stadium in London March 10.
Jean-Frederic Chapuis of France (far left) takes 1st place during the FIS Freestyle Ski World Championship Men's and Women's Ski Cross on March 10, in Voss, Norway.