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May 27, 2022

Lakers to hire Bucks assistant Darvin Ham as coach
The 48-year-old Ham won NBA championships as a member of the 2004 Detroit Pistons and as an assistant coach for the 2021 Milwaukee Bucks.

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May 27, 2022

Maryland women's lacrosse crumbles late, falls in national semifinal
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May 27, 2022

Nats' Sean Doolittle pleads for ‘common-sense reforms' on gun laws
The Nationals' relief pitcher, often a voice on topics outside of baseball, was emotional about the state of America.

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May 27, 2022

NCAA targets boosters with new NIL guidelines
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May 27, 2022

Benches clear after Josh Donaldson calls Tim Anderson ‘Jackie'
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May 27, 2022

In the top ranks of tennis, the humble drop shot is back in vogue
In the hands of Ons Jabeur and Carlos Alcaraz, the gently struck drop shot proves a devilish, devastating weapon.

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May 27, 2022

‘Diablo Immortal' aims to be a breakthrough hit for AAA mobile games
"Just because it's on a small device or screen doesn't mean it's a small project," said "Diablo Immortal" game director Wyatt Cheng.

Washington Post Sports
May 27, 2022

Life was a ball with Roger Angell. How lucky we were to read about it.
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May 27, 2022

Reeling from suicides, college athletes press NCAA: ‘This is a crisis'
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May 27, 2022

These Jayhawks weren't top recruits, but they evolved into champions
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May 27, 2022

TSM finds ‘no unlawful conduct' in investigation of CEO Andy Dinh
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May 27, 2022

In Maryland's spring game, offensive flashes, defensive concerns
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May 27, 2022

Commanders resume offseason workouts without Terry McLaurin, Chase Young
Washington was missing four key players at this week's offseason workout, including the star receiver and defensive end.

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May 27, 2022

Ariel Atkins has gone from all-star and Olympian to Mystics cornerstone
Atkins seems to be at a transformational point in her career in her fifth season in the WNBA.

Washington Post Sports
May 27, 2022

Buying a Nationals jersey has never felt so precarious
During a season of rebuilding, many Nationals fans feel uneasy about purchasing a player's jersey.

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May 27, 2022

Princeton lacrosse's ‘defining moment' 30 years ago still resonates
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May 27, 2022

Surfing a record 86-foot wave took guts. Measuring it took 18 months.
Sebastian Steudtner was on his board, bobbing in the waters off Nazaré, Portugal, when he saw a lone monster approaching.

Washington Post Sports
May 27, 2022

Besides aging core and goaltending, Capitals must answer injury questions
Tom Wilson suffered a "significant" knee injury in the postseason, and hip surgery is possible for center Nicklas Backstrom.

Washington Post Sports
May 27, 2022

Few teams have struggled after winning the World Series like the Nats
Washington is on pace to become only the fourth team in MLB history to finish below .500 in its first three seasons after winning a championship.

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May 27, 2022

Islanders fire Barry Trotz after missing playoffs for first time in four seasons
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May 27, 2022

Stephen Curry and the Warriors' championship DNA reap a beautiful renaissance
With a champions' pedigree and a formidable nucleus, the retooled Warriors are back in the Finals after two years in NBA purgatory.

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May 27, 2022

The options for a Commanders stadium site: Bad, worse and nonexistent
The reception from various municipalities tells all anyone needs to know about the state of the franchise.

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May 27, 2022

Washington's Citi Open to bring back companion women's tournament
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May 27, 2022

Maryland in position to pull off rare lacrosse title sweep
The Terps won both titles in 2017 and have a chance to repeat the feat this weekend.

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May 27, 2022

Kansas makes stunning second-half comeback to win national title
It's the second national championship for Kansas Coach Bill Self, who also led the Jayhawks to the title in 2008.

Washington Post Sports
May 27, 2022

In charge from the start, Broadneck girls' lacrosse claims another state title
Broadneck routed Bethesda-Chevy Chase, 17-4, for its second straight 4A championship and the fifth in program history.

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May 27, 2022

After two arduous seasons, Warriors' core trio reach sixth NBA Finals
Golden State clinched its sixth NBA Finals trip in the past eight years, a feat not seen since Michael Jordan's Bulls of the 1990s.

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May 27, 2022

TV and radio listings: May 27
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May 27, 2022

Yankees and Rays tweet about gun violence instead of their game
The MLB teams' Twitter accounts eschewed in-game updates in favor of tweeting about gun violence in the United States.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

At No. 10 spot in NBA draft, Wizards have more options than usual
Washington didn't move up in the lottery but should have a wide number of possibilities in the draft.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Churchill breaks through, claims Maryland 4A boys' lacrosse supremacy
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May 26, 2022

Joshua Thompson of St. John's checks another one off his list at DCSAA track meet
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May 26, 2022

Langley boys' soccer team escapes the area's strongest region bracket
The Saxons scored a 3-0 win over Washington-Liberty in a Class 6 Region D semifinal, earning a spot in the state playoffs.

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May 26, 2022

Patrick Corbin gets into the win column as the Nats scale the Rockies
The Nationals hadn't won a Corbin start this season, but that's no longer the case after Thursday's 7-3 win.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Michelle Wie West says she's ‘stepping back' from LPGA Tour
A youth phenom who created headlines with early victories and by competing against men, the Hawaii native has struggled with injuries for much of her professional career.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Lamont Peterson always protected his younger brother. Now he trains him.
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May 26, 2022

After 31 years, one of hockey's most intense rivalries is back for the playoffs
The Edmonton Oilers and Calgary Flames met five times in the postseason from 1983 to 1991, making Alberta the center of the hockey universe.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Tennis has an anger-management problem, and it's getting worse
At the French Open, a player flings a racket, and a child ducks. Cited for unsportsmanlike conduct, 63rd-ranked Irina-Camelia Begu plays on.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Nationals' Joe Ross suffers elbow setback after his first rehab start
An MRI exam showed more damage in right-hander Joe Ross's elbow than previous scans had.

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May 26, 2022

Lamont Peterson always protected younger brother. Now he trains him.
District super lightweight contender Anthony Peterson is back in boxing ring Saturday night in co-feature of Beltway Battles Round 2 at the Entertainment & Sports Arena.

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May 26, 2022

Terry McLaurin absent for start of Commanders' OTAs amid contract talks
The team's star receiver is skipping the voluntary workouts as he seeks a new deal.

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May 26, 2022

The story of the Caps' 2022 postseason is one of missed opportunities
The Capitals had leads in all three of their final games of the postseason.

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May 26, 2022

The NBA ‘SuperFan' who got rich fighting rent control
Jimmy Goldstein has courtside seats and a Hall of Fame wing with his name on it. But his senior-citizen tenants say his business tactics are nothing to celebrate.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Taxi Fountas has arrived for D.C. United, endearing himself to teammates, fans and turtles
Amid a difficult spring, when defeats have outpaced victories and United's coach was abruptly fired after just six matches, Fountas has brought fresh hope with an infectious personality and impact performances.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Canadiens will host the NHL draft — and they'll have the first pick
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May 26, 2022

Commanders' revived marching band will have a new look and sound
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May 26, 2022

Josh Donaldson suspended one game for calling Tim Anderson ‘Jackie'
Donaldson admitted to making the comment toward Anderson, one of baseball's ever-shrinking cohort of Black stars, during the Yankees' win over the White Sox on Saturday.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

‘Sorry to turn it back to basketball:' Our complicated American refrain
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May 26, 2022

As Matt Cronin thrives in Harrisburg, the Nats won't rush the process
Cronin has not allowed a run in 16 1/3 innings for the Class AA Harrisburg Senators this season.

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May 26, 2022

This MLB season, the ball is making everyone batty
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May 26, 2022

For pair of fifth-year Terps, whirlwind careers will end at Final Four
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May 26, 2022

‘Professional' players, ‘owner' donors: Lane Kiffin gets candid on NIL
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May 26, 2022

These are the NFL power ratings that actually matter
We can reverse-engineer NFL point spreads to figure out exactly what one prominent Las Vegas sportsbook thinks about every team.

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May 26, 2022

Chris Miller replaces Justin Kutcher as Wizards' TV play-by-play voice
Chris Miller has covered the Wizards as a reporter at NBC Sports Washington for the past 15 years.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Alex Ovechkin's situation isn't as simple as Putin is ‘my president'
The Capitals' star could consider the impact that speaking out — even subtly — might have not just on himself and his family but also on Russians and Ukrainians.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Bradley Beal is rehabbing his wrist and a local basketball court
The guard is out of his cast and still leaning toward re-signing with the Wizards. In the meantime, he's sponsoring a court refurbishment in the Columbia Heights neighborhood.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Meet Worldle, the geography guessing game its creator calls a ‘tribute' to Wordle
Worldle's creator, Antoine Teuf, said the game pays homage to Wordle, which he lauded for its simplicity and the community it creates.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

TV and radio listings: May 26
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May 26, 2022

With Coach K gone, Bill Self could be the new voice of college hoops
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May 26, 2022

Maryland softball semifinals: Severna Park, Sherwood win 4A matchups
Severna Park, the No. 8 seed, outlasted South Rive, 13-12, in extra innings.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2022

Maryland baseball semifinals: Sherwood, Severna Park set up 4A rematch
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May 26, 2022

Rookies shine on both sides as Mystics close out Dream to stay atop standings
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May 26, 2022

Severna Park seizes state-record 11th boys' lacrosse championship
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May 26, 2022

Americans, torn between mourning and normalcy, use our games to move on
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Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

After another playoff loss, the Capitals' proud core faces hard questions
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May 25, 2022

With ‘un-freaking real' moment, Gonzaga captures DCSAA baseball crown
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Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Two months after 10-goal loss, Marriotts Ridge shows growth in 3A lacrosse final
The Mustangs, who were throttled by Severna Park in March, got revenge and secured back-to-back titles.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Nationals shut out Dodgers as Erick Fedde, bullpen come through
Fedde went six innings, and closer Tanner Rainey got his first save in more than a month.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Judge denies NFL's motions to dismiss Jon Gruden's lawsuit, move it to arbitration
The league says it will appeal.

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May 25, 2022

Miami's billionaire booster defends his big-dollar NIL deals
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May 25, 2022

Key Virginia senators raise doubts about Commanders stadium bill
The effort to lure the Washington Commanders to Virginia could be in trouble when the General Assembly returns to the Capitol next week.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Judge denies NFL's motions to dismiss Gruden's lawsuit, move it to arbitration
The league says it will appeal.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick lands workout with Raiders
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May 25, 2022

Capitals' Tom Wilson will miss six to eight months after ACL surgery
The 28-year-old was injured early in Game 1 of Washington's first-round Stanley Cup playoff series.

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May 25, 2022

French Open favorite Iga Swiatek is on a ‘Serena-like' streak
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May 25, 2022

Beneath Steve Kerr's self-control is a life's worth of outrage and grief
Steve Kerr is the image of self-control. It masks the outrage underpinning his life.

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May 25, 2022

Everything you need to know about the Champions League final
Liverpool and Real Madrid will square off in the final of the Champions League, the world's biggest club competition.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Modern pentathlon will exchange horses for obstacle courses
In an attempt to broaden its audience, modern pentathlon will drop its equestrian portion for a course that will include steps, swings, walls, balance beams and monkey bars.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Who's afraid of Daniel Snyder? NFL owners, apparently.
By tolerating Daniel Snyder, NFL owners are only hurting themselves.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Yes, UNC-Duke was epic. No, it wasn't the final scene of this movie.
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May 25, 2022

Brittney Griner's wife calls on Biden to act on ‘Good Morning America'
Cherelle Griner said in an interview aired Wednesday morning of the president, "if they're holding her because they want you to do something, then I want you to do it."

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

As Rich Strike skips the Preakness, sports should remember less can be more
Greatness can't be delivered on demand, in horse racing or in any other sport.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

FredNats voice will lend his zany style to ESPN for Big 12 tournament
Joey Zanaboni, whose calls have gained national attention, will do play-by-play for ESPN coverage of the Big 12 tournament at Globe Life Field this week.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

The minor league broadcaster you have to hear to believe
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May 25, 2022

First-place Mystics get even deeper as overseas additions arrive
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May 25, 2022

In third meeting this month, Spirit extends unbeaten streak vs. OL Reign
Sunday's draw also completed a stretch of six matches in 23 days and a Pacific Northwest swing for Washington.

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May 25, 2022

U.K. approves sale of Russian oligarch Abramovich's Chelsea soccer club
L.A. Dodgers co-owner Todd Boehly and a consortium received a license to acquire the club for $5.3 billion. Abramovich will not receive the proceeds.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

In a matchup overflowing with stars, the Sky slows down the Mystics
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May 25, 2022

Players praised Wes Unseld Jr.'s even keel. But the defense was still bad.
The Wizards failed to solve their long-held defensive woes for a number of reasons.

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May 25, 2022

Osaka's mental health discussion resonates at French Open
Naomi Osaka's 2022 French Open is over following a first-round loss

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May 25, 2022

Mystics' defense carries the day in a win over the Dream
After Washington silenced Atlanta, guard Natasha Cloud addressed the mass shooting at a Texas elementary school.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Rating every game on the Commanders' 2022 schedule
Carson Wentz's reunions with the Eagles and Colts and Kirk Cousins's return to FedEx Field are among the more intriguing games on Washington's 2022 schedule.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Southern boys' lacrosse wins 1A title, fulfills goal to replicate 2017
The Anne Arundel County program's second title and first since 2017 was a long time coming for its seniors.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2022

Josiah Gray lasts only three innings as Nationals fall to Dodgers
The Dodgers were quick to overcome the Nationals' three-run first inning, and Washington dropped its second in a row.

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May 25, 2022

In somber setting after school shooting, Mavericks avoid elimination
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May 25, 2022

What to know about the 2022 NBA playoffs
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May 25, 2022

TV and radio listings: May 25
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May 25, 2022

With late three-goal flourish, Manchester City wins Premier League
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Washington Post Sports
May 24, 2022

The Nationals aren't just bad. They're hard to watch.
Physical errors happen. Mental errors shouldn't.

Washington Post Sports
May 24, 2022

The best part of NIL: Learning which coaches can't stand each other
Thanks to NIL rules that are still making their first mark on college football, Nick Saban and Jimbo Fisher threw verbal haymakers at each other.

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