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Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

March Madness: LSU pulling away from poor shooting Maryland; How deep can Ja Morant take Murray State?
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

Rick Barnes says he'd rather be the underdog, and he still coaches like one at Tennessee
The longtime coach is quick with a story from his long climb up the ladder.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

20 goals is an NHL milestone, and three Capitals have done it for the first time this season
With Vrana, Connolly and Wilson having broken through, Washington could have seven players with at least 20 goals by the end of the season.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

March Madness: LSU looking to end Sweet 16 drought vs. Maryland; Can Wofford get tournament win No. 2?
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

March Madness: How deep can Ja Morant take Murray State? Can Wofford get tournament win No. 2?
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

As large-market teams chase stars or tank, Pacers take a moderate approach
Indiana is zigging where the NBA's highest-profile teams are zagging, refusing to tank and focusing on building a culture of development rather than chasing superstars at any cost.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

‘Replay is difficult' for the NFL. Will that keep it from fixing future Rams-Saints debacles?
The proposal by the league's rule-makers would not have fixed the missed call in the NFC title game. But owners get the final say.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

Lamont Peterson is set to fight again after more than a year out of the ring
The former unified world champion, 35, will face Sergey Lipinets at MGM National Harbor in first bout since contemplating retirement in the wake of a loss to Errol Spence Jr.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

‘He's ready': Max Scherzer is in mideason form in final spring start, striking out 12 Marlins
The Nationals' ace will be on the mound for the season opener Thursday.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

'He's ready': Max Scherzer is in mideason form in final spring start, striking out 12 Marlins
The Nationals' ace will be on the mound for the season opener Thursday.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

As their starters go, so go the Nationals
Washington will spend around $96 million on its pitching staff in 2019. Five arms have to make that investment worth it.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

TV and radio listings: March 23
Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 23, 2019

Virginia Tech starts fast and holds off Saint Louis to advance
Hokies take a 22-point lead into halftime and grind out 66-52 win to earn date with Liberty.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Liberty upsets Mississippi State behind 30 points from Caleb Homesley
SAN JOSE — As he slogged through the first six weeks of his college career more than three years ago, Liberty guard Caleb Homesley was approached by first-year coach Ritchie McKay, who told the freshm...

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

North Carolina and Duke roll; 12-5 upsets reign on tournament's second day
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Jalen Smith might finally be the freshman sensation Maryland hoped for all along
The kid they call "Stix" is playing his best basketball at just the right time -- and will play a key role in the Terrapins' second-round NCAA clash with LSU on Saturday.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

De'Andre Hunter takes charge as Virginia puts away Gardner-Webb in NCAA tournament
The do-it-all sophomore, who missed last year's historic loss to UMBC because of inury, helps make sure there is no repeat.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Virginia puts away Gardner-Webb in second half, putting an NCAA tournament nightmare to bed
After a 14-point deficit that raised echoes of last year's historic loss to UMBC, De'Andre Hunter led a dominant second half and a 71-56 victory.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Enjoy Maryland vs. LSU for the basketball. But don't forget the NCAA's hypocrisy.
A suspended coach, Will Wade of LSU, is the central story line to Saturday's NCAA tournament game, all because college basketball accepts market value for everyone but the players.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Iowa's Luka Garza is a rising star, and Lefty Driesell has been saying it for years
6-foot-11 Maret alum scores 20 points in leading Hawkeyes past Cincinnati.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Virginia wakes up in time to beat Gardner-Webb, put NCAA tournament demons to bed
After a 14-point deficit that raised echoes of last year's historic loss to UMBC, De'Andre Hunter led a dominant second half and a 71-56 victory.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

What should D.C. do with the RFK Stadium?
The District should acquire the land, but don't let that become the means to bring back D.C.'s football team.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

UC Irvine, with roster full of NBA bloodlines, upsets Kansas State for first NCAA tournament win
The Cinderella-hopeful Anteaters have four players whose fathers or grandfathers played in the league.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Virginia in a struggle again; Iowa upsets Cincinnati
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

His rich contract was ridiculed after the NBA's 2016 spending spree. Now he's saving his school.
Brooklyn Nets wing Allen Crabbe donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to Price Schools, a private Christian school in South Los Angeles founded by his grandparents.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Nats open loyalty program to all fans and expand ticketing options in 2019
The team will offer three versions of its monthly NatsPass beginning in April.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Defenseman Michal Kempny out indefinitely with left leg injury
Christian Djoos will take Kempny's place on the top pairing beside John Carlson. Kempny had averaged more than 19 minutes per game this season and had scored six goals with 19 assists.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Goaltender Braden Holtby says he won't visit White House with Capitals on Monday
"I've got to stay true to my values, and I'm going respectfully decline the offer," the Canadian goaltender said Friday morning.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Liberty dances past Mississippi State; North Carolina tops Iona
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Liberty dances past Mississippi State; North Carolina tussling with Iona
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Chaste out of the pocket: Cam Newton says he's going sex-free in March
After rough 2018 season, Newton is going celibate to become "mentally stronger."

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Maryland high school leaves athletic conference over transgender policy
Grace Brethren Christian had planned to depart at the end of the year, but accelerated its exit over the league's approach to transgender athletes.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Capitals are off the mark in 2-1 loss to Wild
Two nights after firing a team-record 58 shots, Washington gets only 21 on net in defeat.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Top seeds Duke, North Carolina and Virginia join the party
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Duke blasts North Dakota State; Oregon shocks Wisconsin
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

UC Irvine hopes to upset Kansas State with roster full of NBA bloodlines
The Anteaters have a collection of players whose fathers or grandfathers played in the league.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Before Virginia could advance past Gardner-Webb, it had to survive itself
Coach Tony Bennett told his players, "Don't panic, but play with fight." Eventually, they found that balance in moving on from being an NCAA tournament punchline.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

New Premier Lacrosse League will visit Audi Field in July
The Premier Lacrosse League will play a three-game slate at D.C. United's home field on July 6 and 7.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

New Premier League Lacrosse will visit Audi Field in July
The Premier Lacrosse League will play a three-game slate at D.C. United's home field on July 6 and 7.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Murray State, Ja Morant romp; Kentucky wins in a rout
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

NHL's scoring surge has seven players on or above a 100-point pace
There have only been 15 100-point seasons over the past decade. We could see 11 players reach that mark this season.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Enjoy Maryland vs. LSU. But don't forget the NCAA's hypocrisy.
A suspended coach, Will Wade of LSU, is the central story line to Saturday's NCAA tournament game, all because college basketball accepts market value for everyone but the players.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Oregon knocks off Wisconsin; UC Irvine upsets Kansas State
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Projecting the Nationals' Opening Day roster based on recent injuries and additions
Washington has less than a week to make a handful of personnel decisions and finalize the group it will have in uniform when the Mets come to town to start the season.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

These Nationals look a lot different, but the goal remains very much the same
Rarely does a club with such consistent objectives approach a season with such a different makeup.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

These Nats look a lot different, but the goal remains very much the same
Rarely does a club with such consistent objectives approach a season with such a different makeup.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Virginia wakes up in time to beat Gardner-Webb, put tournament demons to bed
After a 14-point deficit that raised echoes of last year's historic loss to UMBC, De'Andre Hunter led a dominant second half and a 71-56 victory.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: UC Irvine upsets Kansas State; Tennessee holds off Colgate
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Kaila Charles has moved past the foul calls and led Maryland women's basketball forward
The standout junior's biggest improvement this season has been recognizing how her attitude can affect the rest of the team.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: UC Irvine upsets Kansas State; Virginia finally starts to pull away
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

Troy Brown Jr. keeps getting called ‘Tony.' A bigger role with the Wizards might change that.
The rookie's first career start is a signal that he could receive a larger role moving forward.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Virginia in a struggle again; UC Irvine threatening Kansas State
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness: Iowa upsets Cincinnati; Oklahoma rolls
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness Day 1 recap: Murray State is off to the races as Ja Morant fuels first-round romp
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness Day 1 recap: Murray State is off to the races as Ja Morant fuels first-round upset
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

March Madness Day 1 recap: Ja Morant dazzles as Murray State is off to the races
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 22, 2019

TV and radio listings: March 22
Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Gregg Berhalter starts putting his stamp on USMNT, but process will take some time
The team's learning curve was apparent in a 1-0 win over Ecuador in a friendly at Orlando, but there were plenty of positives in the result.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

'A good starting point': Gregg Berhalter begins putting stamp on USMNT in win over Ecuador
The team's learning curve was apparent in a 1-0 win over Ecuador in a friendly at Orlando, but there were plenty of positives in the result.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Undermanned Wizards can't overcome Nuggets' depth
Washington drops third straight and fourth of five,113-108, as playoff hopes grow more distant.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

With Justin Robinson back, Virginia Tech eyes first NCAA tournament win in 12 years
The Hokies have been working around the clock to reintegrate the point guard and the program's careeer assists leader, who missed 12 games with a foot injury.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

NFL competition committee proposes expanded use of instant replay system
Pass interference, roughing the quarterback and illegal hits on defenseless players would become reviewable by replay if the proposal is approved by owners, but only on plays on which a flag is thrown by the on-field officials.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

What made Tony Bennett's Virginia team vulnerable is also what makes it resilient
A year after historic loss to UMBC, the Cavaliers are neither angry nor rattled.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Maryland escapes Belmont and lifts off its NCAA tournament weight
The Terrapins, who recorded their first postseason win since 2016, will next face No. 3 seed LSU in Saturday's second round.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Maryland escapes Belmont in NCAA tournament to snap postsseason drought.
The No. 6 seed Terrapins recorded their first postseason win since 2016, overcoming the No. 11 Bruins in the East Region. Maryland will next face No. 3 seed LSU, a 79-74 winner over Yale earlier in the day, in Saturday's second round.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

George Washington hires Jamion Christian as men's basketball coach
Christian, who replaces Maurice Joseph, returns to the DMV after one season at Siena.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Del. Norton floats a new way for District to control RFK stadium site
Dan Snyder's hope to return the Redskins to RFK hinges on federal land sale to city

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

New at Nats Park for 2019: Steamed buns, pupusas and so many oysters
Baseball fans can finally get their bivalve fix at not one, but two new Nationals Park concession stands with oysters on the menu this season.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

If Capitals-Lightning is going to be a recurring feature, sign me up
Defending Stanley Cup champs and this season's best team offered a tantalizing glimpse of what might be to come.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Barack-etology is back, as Obama reveals his NCAA tournament picks
The former president has two familiar teams winning the men's and women's championships.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

March Madness: Backed by Bill Murray, Louisville opens NCAA tournament against Minnesota
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

In Japan, baseball is king and the retiring Ichiro Suzuki is ‘like Madonna and Michael Jackson'
Thursday's farewell in his home country of Japan, where the sport is hugely popular, provided a fitting end for a surefire Hall of Fame player.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

In Japan, baseball is king and the retiring Ichiro Suzuki is ‘like Madonna'
Thursday's farewell in his home country of Japan, where the sport is hugely popular, provided a fitting end for a surefire Hall of Fame player.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

8 things to do in D.C. from March 21-27
It's officially cherry blossom season!

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

The March Madness oddities that could actually happen this year
Duke and North Carolina have never met in the NCAA tournament, but they could. So could these other scenarios that we've never seen before.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

March Madness today: Villanova avoids first-round upset; Florida holds on to win while Kentucky and Gonzaga roll
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

March Madness: Michigan State, Kansas, Kentucky highlight first day's games
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

With Kentucky's P.J. Washington out, John Calipari is dealing with more than UCLA rumors
With his foot in a cast, the sophomore star will miss the team's NCAA tournament opener.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

NFL rule-makers working on proposal to expand instant replay but with limitations
Deliberations are ongoing, but current proposal wouldn't address exact scenario from NFC title game.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

NFL rule-makers working on proposal to expand instant replay, but with limitations
Deliberations are ongoing, but current proposal wouldn't address exact scenario from NFC title game.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

American figure skater is accused of deliberately slashing a South Korean competitor
Figure skating's governing body will investigate the incident involving Mariah Bell and Lim Eun-Soo during warm-ups at the World Figure Skating Championships.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

‘No evidence' American figure skater deliberately slashed a South Korean competitor
Figure skating's governing body said no formal complaint was received in alleged incident involving Mariah Bell and Lim Eun-Soo during warm-ups at the World Figure Skating Championships.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Best ATS bets for all first-round games in the 2019 NCAA tournament
From 2005 to 2018, No. 1 seeds have a 29-26-1 record ATS in the first round.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

John Clayton's free agency grades for all 32 NFL teams
John Clayton hands out high marks to the Browns and Lions. The Giants and Chiefs? Not so much.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Free agency grades for all 32 NFL teams
John Clayton hands out high marks to the Browns and Lions. The Giants and Chiefs? Not so much.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

March Madness today: Florida holds on to win while Kentucky rolls; Ja Morant shows out for Murray State
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Bruce Arians keeps his promise, now has two women on his Buccaneers coaching staff
Lori Locust has been hired as an assistant defensive line coach and Maral Javadifar will be an assistant strength and conditioning coach. They're the first female coaches in the franchise's history.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

For Bill Self, Jim Boeheim and Mark Few, winning close games is no accident
Since 2002, Boeheim and Self have won more than 100 games decided by five points or fewer. Few isn't far behind.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

For Mark Turgeon and Maryland, an escape and a chance to exhale
The Terrapins' win over Belmont jettisons a gorilla from the coach's back — and allows for possibility of a Sweet 16 date in the District.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

March Madness today: Ja Morant shows out in Murray State win; Maryland, Auburn narrowly escape upsets
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Tom Izzo, with 49 NCAA tournament wins at Michigan State, remembers when he had none
In 1998, Izzo got two breakthrough wins and has been in the NCAA bracket ever since. "I love March," he said. "I love the tournament. I love the way it goes."

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

An American figure skater is accused of deliberately cutting a South Korean competitor
Figure skating's governing body will investigate the incident involving Mariah Bell and Lim Eun-Soo during warm-ups at the World Figure Skating Championships.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Louisville, first sad locker room of NCAA tournament first round, ends season that peaked too soon
The Cardinals were knocked out by Minnesota to end a season that began with it picked 11th in the ACC and rebuilding from the wreckage of scandal.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Will Nats shift more in 2019? That depends on what you consider a shift.
Only eight teams shifted less frequently than the Nationals last season, according to advanced statistics.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Will the Nats shift more in 2019? That depends on what you consider a shift.
Only eight teams shifted less frequently than the Nationals last season, according to advanced statistics.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Will the Nationals shift more in 2019? That depends on what you consider a shift.
Only eight teams shifted less frequently than the Nationals last season, according to advanced statistics.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

March Madness today: Maryland, Auburn narrowly escape upsets; Michigan State moves on; Kansas rolls
All the latest March Madness news, highlights and analysis.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Johnny Holliday joins NBC Washington as a contributor
The longtime radio voice of Maryland football and men's basketball will cover a variety of sports for Channel 4.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Johnny Holliday joins NBC Washington as a contributor after leaving ‘Nats Xtra' role
The longtime radio voice of Maryland football and men's basketball will cover a variety of sports for Channel 4.

Washington Post Sports
Mar 21, 2019

Tom Izzo, nearing 50 NCAA tournament wins at Michigan State, remembers when he had none
In 1998, Izzo got two breakthrough wins and has been in the NCAA bracket ever since. "I love March," he said Wednesday. "I love the tournament. I love the way it goes."

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