Below are the best sports pictures of 2010 featuring Black athletes.
LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade shake hands with Miami fans at their first appearance as a unit in Miami.
Referee Tony Weeks gets hit by a punch from Bernard Hopkins of the U.S. after Hopkins and compatriot Roy Jones Jr., continue to fight after the end of the sixth round of their light heavyweight fight at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada April 3, 2010.
Tiger Woods of the U.S. looks at his iPhone after using it to take a picture of playing partner Mark O’Meara on the 10th green, during a practice round for the 2010 Masters golf tournament at the Augusta National Golf Club in Augusta, Georgia, April 6, 2010.
Los Angeles Lakers forward Ron Artest jumps into the arms of team-mate Kobe Bryant after scoring the game-winning basket against the Phoenix Suns with less than 1 second on the clock during Game 5 of their NBA Western Conference final playoffs in Los Angeles May 27, 2010.
South Africa’s Siphiwe Tshabalala (2nd L) dances with team mates after he scored the first goal against Mexico during their 2010 World Cup opening match at Soccer City stadium in Johannesburg June 11, 2010.
Olympic champion Usain Bolt of Jamaica looks from a door before a news conference to present the Paris Areva Golden League athletics meeting in Paris July 12, 2010.
Serena Williams of the U.S. celebrates winning a point against Russia’s Vera Zvonareva during the women’s singles final at the 2010 Wimbledon tennis championships in London, July 3, 2010.
Golfer Tiger Woods hugs his mother Kultida Woods during his first public statement to a small gathering of reporters and friends at the headquarters of the U.S. PGA Tour in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, February 19, 2010.
Glen “Big Baby” Davis drools after hitting a big shot in the NBA Finals against the Lakers. Nate Robinson is hanging on Davis’ back in the celebration.
New Orleans players celebrate their first Super Bowl win this past year.