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Capitals’ struggles bear striking similarity to midseason travails of ‘18 Cup winners
Team’s recent ‘rough patch’ could prove to be the same type of catalyst that propelled it two years ago to the NHL title.
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Baseball teams put ads everywhere. One summer league team is ditching them entirely.
The Savannah Bananas are taking the advertisements off the outfield walls and out of the game programs and cutting sponsorship announcements between innings.
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Maria Sharapova retires, leaving behind a complicated legacy
Her path was "filled with valleys and detours," she writes.
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D.C. United close to signing Federico Higuain
The former Columbus Crew playmaker is returning from an ACL injury.
The best part of Alex Ovechkin’s 700th goal? Being able to share it with his son.
The Capitals captain is a family man now, and the family's getting bigger.
Max Scherzer doesn’t like MLB’s rule changes, and he has suggestions on how to fix them
Scherzer is one of two players on Major League Baseball's rules committee, and he let his opinions be known.
Brandon Scherff is a prime candidate for the Redskins’ franchise tag. Here’s why.
The right guard's contract situation is one of the most important offseason issues for new coach Ron Rivera.
British youth soccer players banned from headers in practice due to safety concerns
Authorities hope to remove repetitive and unnecessary heading and cut back on potential risks.
Redskins to meet with Joe Burrow and Tua Tagovailoa at NFL combine, Ron Rivera says
The new coach says Washington will meet with the draft's top quarterback prospects even though the team used a first-round pick on quarterback Dwayne Haskins last year.
NFL is on the cusp of a new 10-year labor deal, after players’ union opts for majority vote
The proposed CBA now goes to a vote of all NFL players, whose approval is considered likely but not definite, at some point in the next week or two.
Six Nations rugby match called off due to coronavirus; Serie A will play games in empty stadiums
Postponements and outright cancellations are taking a toll and are even affecting Olympic qualifiers.
Joe Burrow says he’ll play for Bengals if they draft him with first overall pick
“Whoever picks me, I’m gonna go show up,” the Heisman Trophy-winning QB from LSU said at the NFL scouting combine, seemingly ending speculation that he would refuse to play in Cincinnati.
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George Mason hangs tough with No. 4 Dayton but can’t seal the deal and takes a 62-55 loss
The Flyers were the highest-ranked team to ever visit EagleBank Arena, and they held on for their 17th straight victory.
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Losing Luis Severino has Yankees picking up from where they left off in injury-riddled 2019
After sending an MLB-record 30 players to the injured list last year, the Yankees begin 2020 with Severino requiring Tommy John surgery. James Paxton and Aaron Judge were already sidelined.
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Alex Ovechkin makes it 701 goals and adds the shootout winner as the Capitals edge the Jets
Washington surrendered a three-goal lead but secured a 4-3 victory after its captain delivered in the tiebreaker.
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Maryland women put aside the pomp and circumstance of senior night for another lopsided win
The No. 7 Terps’ winning streak reaches 13 games with an 88-45 victory over Purdue.
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NFL teams are overwhelmingly against keeping pass interference calls reviewable
Of the 29 teams that responded to an offseason survey, 21 indicated they would not be in favor of making the rule permanent.
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How the Nationals’ Carter Kieboom learned to fail in public
Kieboom struggled mightily through an 11-game stretch this past season.
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Kyle Smith seems happy in new Redskins role, which includes revealing nothing of team’s plans
Washington's newly promoted vice president of player personnel gave his first news conference on Tuesday at the NFL combine.
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We don’t know whether the coronavirus should affect the Olympics. We do know the IOC.
Should Tokyo Olympics go on? Too early to say, but it’s hard to trust Olympic officials.
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Bradley Beal is entering Kobe Bryant territory with his ‘monster’ month
Wizards guard is the first player since the Lakers legend to score at least 50 points on consecutive days.
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