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May 26, 2018

At NBA Combine, Maryland's Bruno Fernando tries to measure up and keep it simple
In third career start, David Hess stymies Tampa Bay with 6 2/3 scoreless innings in Baltimore's 2-0 win at Tropicana Field.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

La Plata comes up short in Maryland 2A baseball final
Warriors fall, 4-1, in a game of errors and missed opportunities

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

NBA playoffs Live: Rockets and Warriors go back-and-forth as Game 6 tightens in second half
The Rockets will try to clinch a berth in the NBA Finals while the defending champs are looking to push the Western Conference finals to a Game 7 on Monday night.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

NBA playoffs Live: Warriors turn it on in third period to push ahead of Rockets
Houston and Golden State are underway in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals at Oracle Arena.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

NBA playoffs Live: Warriors show signs of life in second quarter to get back into Game 6
The Rockets and Warriors are underway in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals at Oracle Arena.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Orioles blame own weak bats, not Rays' weird experiment, after latest loss
Buck Showalter says of team facing relievers in first inning, "I wish I could use that as an excuse."

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Robert Griffin III is back, and the new Raven is not taking anything for granted
Ryan Kulick won the championship for the Lions with his two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

NBA playoffs Live: Kevin Love ruled out for Cavs-Celtics Game 7; Warriors-Rockets set for Game 6
Love joins Chris Paul on the sidelines with injuries for some of the biggest games of this NBA season.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom's long journey together reaches Stanley Cup finals at last
The Hurricanes outscored their opponents 41-0 in the state tournament.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Carolina Panthers pick D.J. Moore of Maryland in first round of NFL Draft
The Hurricanes outscored their opponents 41-0 in the state tournament.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Duke starts fast, holds off Maryland in men's lacrosse semifinal
Top-seeded Terps fall to Blue Devils, 13-8, after digging themselves an early hole.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

In a year with a scarcity of John Wall, the Wizards couldn't decide on a Plan B
Warriors beat Eastern Tech, 3-2, behind the stellar pitching of Ava Krahling.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

After dancing shirtless for the 'cougars,' Josh Norman is back to wearing his jersey
Warriors beat Eastern Tech, 3-2, behind the stellar pitching of Ava Krahling.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Brooks Orpik is only Capital with Stanley Cup finals experience: 'A big role model'
Coach Barry Trotz on the 37-year-old: 'No one probably demands, or gets, as much respect as Brooks Orpik in our locker room.'

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Aaron Hackett stars for Maryland state champ Largo with four individual track titles
The Northwest boys' and girls' teams take home matching 4A outdoor state titles.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Marcin Gortat and the Wizards' merry band of nonathletic big men
Warriors beat Eastern Tech, 3-2, behind the stellar pitching of Ava Krahling.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

MLB finally admits changes to ball itself fueled home run spike, but doesn't say how or why
Warriors beat Eastern Tech, 3-2, behind the stellar pitching of Ava Krahling.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Nationals save their fireworks for late, push past Marlins
Coach Barry Trotz on the 37-year-old: 'No one probably demands, or gets, as much respect as Brooks Orpik in our locker room.'

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Brooks Orpik is only Capitals player with Stanley Cup experience: 'He's a big role model'
Coach Barry Trotz said of the 37-year old: 'No one probably demands, or gets as much respect, as Brooks Orpik in our locker room.'

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Cavaliers officially rule out Kevin Love for Game 7 against Celtics
Former Georgetown star Jeff Green expected to replace Cleveland's second-leading scorer Sunday night in Boston.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

PFT Commenter rose from an Internet ‘cesspool' to podcasting glory.
In addition to a physical and discussions with club officials, the English star visited Audi Field, Trump hotel and had an Italian dinner — after an introduction to D.C. traffic.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Redskins announce training camp dates
Murphy hasn't played a game this season while Goodwin has been out since mid-April.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

USMNT and Mexico will renew their rivalry in Nashville
Murphy hasn't played a game this season while Goodwin has been out since mid-April.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Wheaton's Ayana Akli, Wootton's Joseph Brailovsky defend Maryland state tennis titles
Brailovsky, last season's All-Met Player of the Year, becomes first player to win three straight boys' singles championships. Akli continues her unbeaten streak for the Knights.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Real Madrid wins Champions League Final on stunning Gareth Bale goal; Mo Salah injured
Both teams substituted stars in the first 35 minutes.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Capitals should be favored over the Golden Knights for Stanley Cup finals
The 2018 Stanley Cup Final features two unlikely underdogs, the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals, and two very good dogs in Bark-Andre Furry and All-Licks O'Fetchkin

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Maryland takes step toward new athletic director, announcing search firm and committee
The 2018 Stanley Cup Final features two unlikely underdogs, the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals, and two very good dogs in Bark-Andre Furry and All-Licks O'Fetchkin

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Cliff Avril says goal-line interception in Super Bowl stopped potential Seahawks dynasty
Instead, Seattle has started to dismantle its once-dominant defense.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

In this year's Stanley Cup finals matchup, perseverance meets precociousness
In addition to a physical and discussions with club officials, the English star visited Audi Field, Trump hotel and had an Italian dinner — after an introduction to D.C. traffic.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Real Madrird wins wild Champions League Final on stunning Gareth Bale goal; Mo Salah injured
Both teams substituted stars in the first 35 minutes.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Why the Warriors are simply unstoppable in the third quarter
Announcement of new anthem policy on same day as release of Milwaukee police video lays bare what each side really stands for.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Brooks Orpik is only Capitals' player with Stanley Cup experience: 'He's a big role model'
Coach Barry Trotz said of the 37-year old: "No one probably demands, or gets as much respect, as Brooks Orpik in our locker room."

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Nationals reliever Matt Grace to go on rehab assignment Monday
Grace has been on the disabled list since April 21 with a groin strain.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

NBA playoffs: Kevin Love ruled out for Cavs-Celtics Game 7; Warriors-Rockets set for Game 6
Love joins Chris Paul on the sidelines with injuries for some of the biggest games of this NBA season.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

After a marathon Game 6, LeBron James shouldn't expect much rest in Game 7
The Cavaliers need their star to put in another huge effort and performance against the Celtics with an NBA Finals berth on the line.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

LeBron James stomps all over the Celtics and we're going to Game 7
James played all but two minutes and showed no signs of the fatigue from Game 5 in carrying Cleveland back to Boston with another performance for the ages.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

With Finals berth on the line, LeBron James shouldn't expect much rest in Game 7
The Cavaliers need their star to put in another huge effort and performance against the Celtics.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

LeBron James, averaging 46 minutes in playoffs, shouldn't expect much rest in Game 7
After a marathon Game 6 win over the Celtics, the Cavaliers need their star to put in another huge effort and performance with an NBA Finals berth on the line.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

LeBron James, averaging 46 minutes per playoff game, shouldn't expect much rest in Game 7
After a marathon Game 6 win over the Celtics, the Cavaliers need their star to put in another huge effort and performance with an NBA Finals berth on the line.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

No help for LeBron James means no chance for the Cavs against the Celtics
With fewer young Americans owning a car or even possessing a driver's license, the auto racing industry is struggling to find new ways to make them fans.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Remembering the Caps' run to the 1998 Stanley Cup finals: 'Nobody wanted to play against us'
Joe Juneau, Ollie Kolzig, Brian Bellows and Peter Bondra look back fondly on the franchise's first Stanley Cup finals appearance.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Wayne Rooney is touring D.C. with United, making progress toward deal
For Washington fans accustomed to collecting misfortune, this Stanley Cup playoff run has shown how the other half lives.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

TV and radio listings: May 26
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Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Maryland women stunned in women's lacrosse national semifinals
Boston College scores final two goals to pull off a 15-13 upset and will meet James Madison for the title.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

NBA playoffs: LeBron James stomps all over the Celtics and we're going to Game 7
James played all but two minutes and showed no signs of the fatigue from Game 5 in carrying Cleveland back to Boston with another performance for the ages.

Washington Post Sports
May 26, 2018

Rookie starter puts it all together as O's blank Rays
In third career start, David Hess stymies Tampa Bay with 6 2/3 scoreless innings in Baltimore's 2-0 win at Tropicana Field.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs live: LeBron James stomps all over Celtics' comeback and we're going to Game 7
Cleveland looked to be on the ropes after Love went out following a head-to-head collision withe Boston's Jayson Tatum. Then LeBron and the Cavs' bench took over.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Max Scherzer struggles, but Nats' offense picks him up in Miami
Right-hander gives up four runs in six innings, but bats break out in 9-5 win.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Max Scherzer struggles, but Nats' offense picks him up in win over Marlins
In Miami, right-hander gives up four runs in six innings, but bats break out in 9-5 win.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

La Plata wins Maryland 2A softball championship for second time in three years
Warriors beat Eastern Tech, 3-2, behind the stellar pitching of Ava Krahling.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Howard wins first Maryland 4A baseball title in walk-off win over Severna Park
Ryan Kulick won the championship for the Lions with his two-run single in the bottom of the seventh inning.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Huntingtown wins Maryland 3A softball final, 5-0, over Westminster
The Hurricanes outscored their opponents 41-0 in the state tournament.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs live: No Kevin Love, no problem for the Cavaliers. Why? LeBron James.
Cleveland looked to be on the ropes after Love went out following a head-to-head collision withe Boston's Jayson Tatum. Then LeBron and the Cavs' bench took over.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs live: Kevin Love leaves in first quarter after head-to-head collision with Jayson Tatum
All season long, the idea was that we'd get Round 4 of Warriors-Cavs in the Finals. The Celtics and Rockets could put that to rest starting Friday night in Cleveland.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

La Plata wins Maryland 2A softball championship game for second title in three years
Warriors beat Eastern Tech, 3-2.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Markieff Morris is looking to add more 'bully ball' to his game after an up-and-down season
Golden State's offense has gotten away from its pass-happy identity, with too much reliance on Durant in isolation.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Nationals officially call up right-handed reliever Justin Miller
Miller joins the Nationals after tossing 13 2/3 scoreless innings for Class AAA Syracuse.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs live: Celtics get first crack at ending Cavaliers' - and LeBron James's - East reign
All season long, the idea was that we'd get Round 4 of Warriors-Cavs in the Finals. The Celtics and Rockets could put that to rest starting Friday night in Cleveland.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Capitals Coach Barry Trotz is a pending unrestricted free agent. His value is soaring.
With his contract expiring at the end of the season, Trotz should soon cash in on his recent success ... whether it's in Washington or elsewhere.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Racing family describes chills, speed, and challenges at NASCAR
The Basstte brothers, Dillon and Ronnie Jr., have been racing cars since they were 8-years-old, but despite their inherited passion and talent for the sport, NASCAR's challenges have them wondering how far they will ever progress.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Like the Great 8, this ruffin' machine never breaks!
The 2018 Stanley Cup Final features two unlikely underdogs, the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals, and two very good dogs in Bark-Andre Furry and All-Licks O'Fetchkin

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Nationals' Daniel Murphy, Brian Goodwin to begin rehab assignments on Saturday
Murphy hasn't played a game this season while Goodwin has been out since mid-April.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NFL players protested events such as Sterling Brown's. Owners don't want to see it.
Announcement of new anthem policy on same day as release of Milwaukee police video lays bare what each side really stands for.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Evgeny Kuznetsov's transition to borderline NHL superstar
The Washington Capitals dynamic young centerman is helping lead the franchise to its first Stanley Cup Finals in 20 years with his own unique flair

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

'He wants to come': How Wayne Rooney spent his tour of Washington with D.C. United
In addition to a physical and discussions with club officials, the English star visited Audi Field, Trump hotel and had an Italian dinner — after an introduction to D.C. traffic.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Capitals' Coach Barry Trotz is a pending unrestricted free agent. His value is soaring.
With his contract expiring at the end of the season, Trotz should soon cash in on his recent success ... whether it's in Washington or elsewhere.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

You knew it as Lovettsville, Va. Until Stanley Cup is won, it's 'Capitalsville.'
Loudoun County hamlet changes its name to celebrate D.C.'s surging hockey club.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Why did Derrius Guice's draft-night drop hurt so badly? Start back at ‘The Bottom.'
If Nicklas Backstrom's finger gets any bigger, it's gonna need its own sweater.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Nationals officially call up Justin Miller
Miller joins the Nationals after tossing 13 2/3 scoreless innings for Class AAA Syracuse.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NASCAR tries to keep pace in today's ride-sharing world
If Nicklas Backstrom's finger gets any bigger, it's gonna need its own sweater.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

2018 NBA mock draft: Do the Suns go with Deandre Ayton or Luka Doncic at No. 1?
Govan's return is good news for the Hoyas, who are short on veterans next season.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Look at Nicklas Backstrom's gross, giant finger. It might be injured.
If Nicklas Backstrom's finger gets any bigger, it's gonna need its own sweater.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

You used to know it as Lovettsville, Va. Until the Stanley Cup is won, it will be 'Capitalsville.'
Loudoun County hamlet changes its name to celebrate surging hockey club.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

The Golden Knights' run to the Stanley Cup finals is no fluke
The Golden Knights' path through the playoffs was anything but easy.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

It was never a curse. It was just sports, and Capitals have D.C. on the right side.
For Washington fans accustomed to collecting misfortune, this Stanley Cup playoff run has shown how the other half lives.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Game 7 swung on the unlikely stick of Andre Burakovsky
The president was criticized for being divisive after he said of players who did not stand during the national anthem, "maybe you shouldn't be in the country."

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs: Rockets' Chris Paul will miss Game 6 with hamstring injury
Houston pushed a sloppy Golden State to the brink Thursday night. But it might not matter without the Point God.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Durant is reverting to old habits as Warriors get pushed to brink of elimination
Golden State's offense has gotten away from its pass-happy identity, with too much reliance on Kevin Durant playing in isolation.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Washington Capitals are heading to Stanley Cup finals, extinguish Tampa Bay Lightning in Game 7
D.C.'s hockey culture is nearly unrecognizable from what it was during the Capitals' last Stanley Cup finals appearance.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

This is your heart on Capitals playoff hockey
Capitals fans share their heart rate data from Game 7 against the Lightning.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Shohei Ohtani at Nationals Park for All-Star Game and Home Run Derby in mid-July? Yes, please.
The midsummer classic would be greatly enhanced by the presence of the player who to this point has been the biggest story in the game.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

D.C. United, Washington Spirit are off the skids but face road tests
United will take on fast-starting expansion club LAFC; the Sprit travels to play the Houston Dash.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Golden Knights' Stanley Cup finals run is no fluke
The Golden Knights path through the playoffs was anything but easy.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Kevin Durant is reverting to old habits as Warriors get pushed to brink of elimination
Golden State's offense has gotten away from its pass-happy identity, with too much reliance on Durant playing in isolation.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Tony Kornheiser declares the Capitals' 'choking dogs' era is over — again
Kornheiser vowed to bury the phrase forever during the Capitals' last Stanley Cup finals appearance in 1998.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Nationals vs. Marlins series preview: A first look at the rebuilding Marlins
The Marlins are the only National League East team the Nats have not seen since spring training.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

In the season of Mohamed Salah, the city of Liverpool wraps its arms around a Muslim
The Egyptian soccer star enters Saturday's Champions League final and next month's World Cup the subject of adoration by his recently adopted city.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs: Chris Paul's hamstring injury casts a pall over Rockets' Game 5 win
Houston pushed a sloppy Golden State to the brink Thursday night. But it might not matter without the Point God.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs: Chris Paul's hamstring injury casts a pall over Rockets' Game 5 win over Warriors
Houston pushed a sloppy Golden State to the brink Thursday night. But it might not matter without the Point God.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Rockets honor Santa Fe school shooting victims before Game 5 vs. Warriors
Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta handed hundreds of tickets for the game to Santa Fe seniors, saying, "All we're trying to do is give them a memory."

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Wayne Rooney arrives in Washington for talks with D.C. United
Johnson, the first black world heavyweight champion, served prison time "for what many view as a racially motivated injustice," Trump said Thursday.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Kevin Huerter declares for NBA draft but has not hired an agent
El Tri is the latest addition to an impressive slate of opponents for the Americans in the fall.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs: Rockets lose Chris Paul late, hang on to survive Warriors in Game 5
Houston pushed a sloppy Golden State to the brink Thursday night. But it might not matter without the Point God.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

TV and radio listings: May 25
Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

PGA event winner explains how he wasn't really shot down in would-be celebratory kiss
According to Aaron Wise, he and his girlfriend merely got their signals crossed, but the amusing moment of apparent rejection had already gone viral.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Redskins Paul Richardson and D.J. Swearinger say chippy practices help preparation
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May 25, 2018

Redskins takeaways: Observations from Wednesday's practice
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May 25, 2018

Northern's repeat title bid falls short in Md. 3A boys' lacrosse championship
The Patriots reached the state title game for the second straight season.

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

NBA playoffs live: Late Warriors miscues, big-time Rockets shots equal a Houston win
Both teams are hurting as the series shifts back to Houston's Toyota Center for a pivotal Game 5

Washington Post Sports
May 25, 2018

Milwaukee police release ‘disturbing' video of Bucks player's arrest
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