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Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Echo Fox partners fail in attempt to secure temporary restraining order against Rick Fox
The former Los Angeles Laker has been one of the most prominent figures in the mainstreaming of competitive video gaming but has been in a bitter internal battle over the future of his esports franchise.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Fantasy football 2019 draft cheat sheet
Everything you need to get ready for your fantasy draft.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

In search of depth, Maryland's offensive line leans on newcomers and converted defenders
Heading into the season, Coach Michael Locksley said his team has seven offensive linemen who "we feel really good about, that we can count on."

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Man who killed former Iowa State golfer on the course sentenced to life in prison
Collin Richards pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in June.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Maryland basketball completes 2019-20 schedule
The Terrapins will begin their conference slate against Illinois and Penn State in December.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Max Scherzer says there are no immediate setbacks after return start
Scherzer made his first start since July 25 on Thursday night.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Max Scherzer says there are no immediate setbacks following return start
Scherzer made his first start since July 25 on Thursday night.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

NBA, Kings drop Luke Walton sexual assault investigation, cite insufficient evidence
A former sports journalist said Walton attacked her at a team hotel while he was an assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Pay women's soccer players more than the men, NWSL team owner says
Steve Baldwin, who owns the NWSL's Washington Spirit, has a simple explanation: "They are better than the men as athletes,"

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Struggling D.C. United needs points, starting with Saturday's game against Philadelphia
United has dropped to fifth place in the standing, which means it would not host a first-round playoff game.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Tyrrell Pigrome's Maryland road has been hard, but he wasn't taking the easy way out
As quarterbacks transfer throughout college football, embattled Terp remained steadfast in College Park.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

U.S. trademark office sacks Tom Brady's ‘Tom Terrific' application
It says the trademark too closely brings to mind MLB legend Tom Seaver.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

United's new forward is just happy to get a chance to play again
Norwegian Ola Kamara was happy to leave the Chinese Super League, where he played in just five games, and join D.C. United.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Use this defensive strategy to get a huge edge in your fantasy league
The best "available" fantasy football defense for each week of the 2019 season.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Want to watch good college football at a good price? These are tickets to buy.
College football loves rankings. So what about its best and worst ticket values?

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

This 6-foot-8 teen chose soccer over volleyball as a kid. Finally, he listened to his mother.
Francesco Sani, one of four players from the East Coast playing for the United States in the Under-19 world championships, learned the game from his mother, a former pro.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

In South Korea's hypercompetitive academia, esports gamers carve out larger niche
High schools and universities now offer esports in the classroom. It's helping give some students a sense of achievement and self-worth.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Alex Ovechkin will travel to China as an NHL ambassador next month
The Capitals captain will attend youth hockey clinics and business development meetings during his visit.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Brian Flores says he wasn't trolling Kenny Stills with Jay-Z songs. He was challenging him.
Flores also says he supports the protests being waged by Stills and others.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Everything that's wrong with the NFL preseason, in one night
Field follies, an injured star and weather issues. Does anyone still think the preseason needs to be so long?

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Evgeny Kuznetsov suspended four years from international hockey after positive cocaine test
A video of Kuznetsov sitting next to two lines of white powder circulated on social media earlier this summer, and Kuznetsov denied the use of any drugs at that time.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Manchester United, players call for social media to take action after Paul Pogba receives racial abuse
The star midfielder was targeted online after failing to convert a penalty kick in Monday's match against Wolverhampton.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

In 1939, the University of Chicago made one of college football's boldest plays: It quit.
As the sport turns 150 years old this fall, here's a look at the former powerhouse that gave it up.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

The Redskins' quarterback competition is over, and it belongs to Case Keenum
Dwayne Haskins is the future of the franchise, which makes the journeyman the right one to guide Washington's offense in its limited state.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Week Zero: College football gets going with Florida-Miami, Arizona-Hawaii
Two games to whet your appetite for the real deal over Labor Day weekend.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Want to watch good college football at a good price? These are the tickets to buy.
College football loves rankings. So what about its best and worst ticket values?

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Use this defensive strategy to get a huge edge in your fantasy football league
The best "available" fantasy football defense for each week of the 2019 season.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Get to know the top high school football players in the D.C. area
A look at 20 standout players you might be hearing from a lot this fall.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Derrius Guice returns, Jordan Reed is hurt, and the Redskins earn a preseason win over the Falcons
Guice has 44 yards on 11 carries in his first action since tearing his ACL last August, but Reed's head injury dampens a 19-7 victory.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

A Paralympic rower drowned after his boat capsized in training. His body wasn't found for three hours.
Dzmitry Ryshkevic of Belarus was an experienced athlete who was about to compete in the World Championships for the third time.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Judge upholds order for MASN to pay Nationals additional $100 million in rights fees
The Orioles, who control MASN, have been resisting the decision made earlier this year by a Major League Baseball revenue-sharing committee.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Max Scherzer felt pretty good in his return, but ‘it's more about tomorrow than it is today'
Scherzer came off the injured list Thursday and gave up one run in four innings against the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

MLB will bar its players from Venezuelan Winter League amid economic embargo
MLB cites President Trump's recent executive order against the South American nation as the reason for its policy.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Redskins-Falcons takeaways: Derrius Guice looks like he's back; Jordan Reed in concussion protocol after win
Washington's win provided a blueprint for the season and featured some strong performances. But the tight end's head injury looms large.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Packers-Raiders game in Winnipeg played on 80-yard field because of ‘safety issue' with turf
Turf problems resulting from moving goal posts on CFL field lead to last-minute scrambling.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Orioles surrender 259th home run to clinch ignominious record in loss to Rays
Tampa Bay's Austin Meadows put the O's in the record book for most home runs allowed in a season, and the Rays tacked on another for good measure in 5-2 win at Camden Yards.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Max Scherzer returns for four innings against the Pirates, and now the Nationals will see how he feels
Scherzer threw 71 pitches in a 7-1 win in his first start since July 25. How his body responds will be even more important.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Derrius Guice shows the Redskins what they missed last year without him
In his first game since tearing his ACL in the 2018 preseason opener, second-year back takes hits and keeps running.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

Derrius Guice plays, Jordan Reed is hurt, and the Redskins earn a preseason win over the Falcons
Guice has 44 yards on 11 carries in his first action since tearing his ACL last August, but Reed's head injury dampens a 19-7 victory.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 23, 2019

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

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

The Mystics aim for a WNBA-playoff mentality with two regular season weeks to go
Coach Mike Thibault wants his team focusing on defense and physicality with seven games left in the regular season.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Nationals make two roster moves to clear space for Max Scherzer and Brian Dozier
Washington optioned infielder Adrian Sanchez and pitcher Kyle McGowin to Class AA Harrisburg.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Sean Savoy is closer to home with Maryland football. The other movement doesn't matter.
The junior transferred from Virginia Tech with the understanding he would switch to defensive back from wide receiver. But he has no problem with having switched back after spring practice.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

The Mystics aim for a WNBA-playoff mentality with two regular-season weeks to go
Coach Mike Thibault wants his team focusing on defense and physicality with seven games left in the regular season.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Patriots' Patrick Chung facing felony cocaine possession charge in New Hampshire
He was indicted by a grand jury earlier this month.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Tiger Woods couldn't fix golf's diversity problem. Steph Curry takes another shot.
The NBA star, with his gift to Howard University, joins others in D.C. in trying to make the game look more like America.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

U.S. sprinter Christian Coleman reportedly missed drug tests, could face suspension
An athlete's failure to be available or share his or her whereabouts with drug testers is treated as a doping violation and three misses can be treated as a positive test.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Redskins could get some offensive reinforcements against Falcons
Tight end Jordan Reed expects to make his preseason debut in Atlanta, marking a big boost for Washington.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

MLB players never know what day of the week it is
When your life is dictated by bus schedules and first pitch times, the actual calendar becomes obsolete.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

How 12-year-old kids handle newfound ‘celebrity status' at Little League World Series
Between the TV cameras, autograph hounds and even parents, everyone wants the attention of the kids at the Little League World Series.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Canadians are very politely not buying tickets to the Packers-Raiders game in Winnipeg
Exceedingly high ticket prices for a preseason game seem to be keeping them away

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

A Paralympic rower drowned after his boat capsized in training. His body wasn't found for 3 hours.
Dzmitry Ryshkevic of Belarus was an experienced athlete who was about to compete in the World Championships for the third time.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

AP sources: Sprint star Christian Coleman could face ban
Coleman reportedly missed three drug tests in 12 months, which can be treated as a positive test.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Redskins could get some offensive reinforcements for matchup with Falcons
Tight end Jordan Reed expects to make his preseason debut in Atlanta, marking a big boost for Washington.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Paralympic rower dies after boat capsizes during World Championships training
Dzmitry Ryshkevic of Belarus was an experienced athlete who was about to compete in the World Championships for the third time.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

The College Football Playoff won't pay athletes, while its selection committee stays at the Ritz
The billion-dollar revenues of the College Football Playoff are driven by the players, and yet the system feeds everyone to excess except for them.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

The College Football Playoff folks will throw money at everything but the athletes
The 13-member committee just gathered at the Ritz. This offends the senses — and it shows a telling carelessness if not a callousness toward athletes.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Of the NFL's ‘next Sean McVay' coaching hires, which will find early success?
Packers' Matt LaFleur has inherited a playoff-ready roster, while fellow offensive coaches like the Bengals' Zac Taylor and the Cardinals' Kliff Kingsbury face longer odds.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Olympic champion figure skating coach banned for life for sexual misconduct claims
One of the most well-known American coaches in the sport, Richard Callaghan was first publicly accused of abusing a young skater 20 years ago.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Jordan Reed is healthy again, and the Redskins need him to stay that way
The health of Washington's tight end is one of the team's many "ifs" entering 2019.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Curveballs, once considered too risky for young arms, rule at the Little League World Series
For generations, curveballs were considered too dangerous for young pitchers.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Five rookies ready to make an impact in fantasy football
Veterans aren't the only players that can help you win a fantasy football championship trophy.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Jerry Jones is the Cowboys' biggest star, and don't you forget it
Jones's quip about Ezekiel Elliott — "Zeke who?" — contained some truth: No one is more important to the franchise than its owner.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Fantasy football 2019: Six players shooting up draft boards
The average draft positions for these four running backs and two wide receivers have risen quite a bit over the past month, and with good reason.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Three late-round wide receivers who could pay off big in your fantasy football draft
Here are three wideouts with an average draft position of Round 8 or later with a chance to exceed expectations and help your fantasy team win a title.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Tigers beat Astros in biggest MLB upset in recent history
Houston entered as a massive favorite, and the Vegas sportsbooks cleaned up when it lost.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

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

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Washington Spirit can't find the net, settles for scoreless draw against Utah
After waiting out a 90-minute rain delay, the Spirit misses an opportunity to gain ground in the playoff race on its home field.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 22, 2019

Gonzaga forward Terrance Williams commits to Georgetown
Williams, one of the D.C. area's top basketball prospects, chose the Hoyas over Michigan and Notre Dame.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

5 Redskins positions to watch against the Falcons
The team's overall depth has greatly improved, but will left tackle Trent Williams' ongoing holdout create a domino effect that damages the offense?

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

After one-day lull, Nationals' bats awaken in another rout of Pirates
Washington clubs its way to an 11-1 win, avoiding any high-leverage situations for its bullpen the night after a tough loss.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Nationals' Hunter Strickland explains how weightlifting session resulted in his broken nose
The reliever accidentally yanked a bar off a squat rack and onto his face.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Orioles surrender record-tying home run in victory over Royals
Baltimore allows its 258th home run of the season to equal the all-time mark, but blast four of their own in 8-1 rout of Kansas City at Camden Yards.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Wayne Rooney gets sent off early, and D.C. United falls to the New York Red Bulls
New York was also down to 10 men by the end of the first half, but the Red Bulls' converted penalty in the 59th minute proves to be the difference.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

The D.C. XFL team has a nickname: Defenders
They'll begin playing in February.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Max Scherzer's return could positively impact the Nats even on the days he doesn't pitch
There could be some connective tissue between the ace's return and the bullpen's performance.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

A ‘Miracle on Ice' player is jailed on assault charge as family suspects CTE
Mark Pavelich will have a hearing to determine his mental competency to stand trial.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

A high school football star made his college choice. The next day he died during ACL surgery.
Nick Dixon's family is still looking for answers after the 18-year-old died during one of the most common sports surgeries in the U.S.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Carli Lloyd drilled a 55-yard field goal. A Hall of Famer says she should get an NFL tryout.
A former Dallas Cowboys executive even knows which team should give the U.S. women's soccer star a shot.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Jordan Reed is finally healthy again, and the Redskins need it to stay that way
The health of Washington's tight end is one of the team's many "ifs" entering 2019.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

The D.C. XFL team has a nickname: The Defenders
They'll begin playing in February.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Loudoun County team throws second straight no-hitter at Little League World Series
Led by 12-year-old Justin Lee, Virginia is the sixth team in Little League World Series history to throw multiple no-hitters in the same tournament.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

MLB teams fear Juan Soto's power. Now they also must worry about him stealing bases.
The 20-year-old left fielder has 12 steals this season and has been caught just once, turning a deficiency, or a non-skill, into a deceptive strength.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Our first (and last) annual Olive-Branch Guide to College Football in 14 Easy Steps
Let's briefly celebrate our republic's autumn Saturday passion.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

PGA Tour gives some golfers a head start under new Tour Championship scoring system
It's all to ensure that the same golfer wins both the tournament and the FedEx Cup playoff race.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

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

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

With new commitment to sports science, Wizards eye their own version of load management
How will the team's new sports science staff handle a workhorse like Bradley Beal during the upcoming 82-game season?

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

NFL players who could become salary cap casualties before the season
These veterans could become expendable for teams looking to save money under their salary caps.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

2019 Fantasy football player rankings and projections
Seasonal and weekly scoring breakdowns for the top 200 players you'll want on draft day

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Jerry Jones may have ‘earned the right' to joke, but Ezekiel Elliott isn't laughing
The Dallas Cowboys running back's holdout seems to be getting on the owner's nerves.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Fantasy football 2019: This is what the perfect draft looks like
Here's what a perfect draft would look like for a 12-team point-per-reception league, based on our next-level projection system.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Fantasy Football 2019 beginner's guide: The best draft picks for Rounds 1-3
Here's a round-by-round road map for the three most important picks for every slot in a 12-team, point-per-reception (PPR) league.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Fantasy football 2019: The do-not draft list
Here are some players whose average draft positions are simply too high to stomach.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Odell Beckham Jr. and Cleveland are an unlikely fit but might be exactly what each other needs
The superstar wide receiver was spectacular but dramatic in New York. After this offseason's blockbuster trade, he appears right at home with a contender in the Browns.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

In a small farming town, thrill of football season has been replaced by fear of ICE raids
Players on the Immokalee High School football team in Florida, most of whom are from immigrant families, have taken to looking out for each other.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

An 18-game season is a non-starter for NFL players, but these ideas might not be
The players don't want to play 18 games, and that probably isn't safe anyway. So it's time for the NFL to get creative for once.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Caron Butler, in joining Wizards telecast, cites Phil Chenier as inspiration
Butler will call about 20 games for NBC Sports Washington alongside new play-by-play man Justin Kutcher.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

Orioles pitcher Hunter Harvey gets first win after long, difficult journey to majors
The former first-round pick who has been dogged by injuries has looked sharp out of the bullpen.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

TV and radio listings: August 21
Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

Washington Post Sports
Aug 21, 2019

U.S. fencer Race Imboden given 12-month probation for Pan Am Games protest
American hammer thrower Gwen Berry, who raised a fist while on the medal stand, received the same punishment.

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