Every week, our photo editors curate the Week in Pictures series, a collection of some of the most stunning, moving, vivid, adorable and heartbreaking photos in any given week. As part of our Best of 2014 web series, we’ve assembled galleries of some of the best of those snaps. Here’s the most remarkable photos from a great year in sports, which featured both the World Cup and the Winter Olympics:
Canada's Marc-Antoine Gagnon competes in the men's moguls finals on Day 3 of the 2014 Winter Olympics at Rosa Khutor Extreme Park in Sochi, Russia (Julian Finney/Getty Images)
Justine Dufour-Lapointe’s mogul empire
Hockey night in Stittsville
No storylines, no superstars: Germany simply wins it all
Argentina’s soccer gift—and economic curse
How Lebron James fixed his legacy
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