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Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

As football conference championship races wind down, which ones matter?
Some league championship carry significant playoff implications; some are just fun to watch unfold.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Maryland QB Kasim Hill out for the year with torn ACL; Tyrrell Pigrome will start
Hill suffered the injury to his left knee Saturday at Indiana. He tore his right ACL in the third game of last season.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

As NFL passing offenses have exploded, Alex Smith has regressed to his old ways
Smith led the NFL in deep-ball passer rating a season ago. This year, he ranks fourth-worst.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

When the NBA zigs, the Warriors zag ... off screen after screen
Golden State has had one of the best offenses for the past five years and has done so while slowly moving away from the pick-and-roll.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Clinton Portis gets Josh Norman's frustration with fans: ‘There's 31 other teams you can root for'
Norman's criticism after Sunday's win left other pundits shaking their heads.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Redskins players have every reason to be frustrated. Redskins fans have even more.
After two decades of dysfunction, even winning can't completely repair a broken trust.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Capitals forward Tom Wilson's suspension reduced to 14 games
Wilson has already served 16 games of the original 20-game ban for an illegal check to the head, so he could be in the lineup against the Minnesota Wild Tuesday night.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Capitals forward Tom Wilson's suspension reduced to 14 games by arbitrator
Wilson's 20-game suspension for an illegal check to the head was reduced to 14 games by neutral arbitrator Shyam Das, the NHL announced Tuesday, ending a six-week appeal process. Wilson has already served 16 games of the original ban, so he could be in Washington's lineup against the Minnesota Wild tonight. This is a developing […]

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

It's Decision Day for Le'Veon Bell
He has until 4 p.m. Tuesday to decide whether to report to the Steelers.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

NFL Week 11 fantasy football player rankings
See who's set for big outings this week, as fantasy football players deal with another major bye week.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

The Nationals-Orioles MASN dispute could finally end this week
A panel could provide a neat and tidy ending to one of the more mind-numbing, aggravating disputes between teams in baseball history. Then again, it was supposed to do that in 2014, too.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Two players give USMNT a British accent heading into friendly vs. England
Antonee Robinson and Cameron Carter-Vickers are both born, raised and playing professionally in England; both U.S. citizens and sons of American fathers who excelled in college sports; and both members of a new wave of players being integrated into the U.S. national team.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

49ers give Paradise High football team a moment of distraction from fire's devastation
The Bobcats were forced to forfeit the rest of their season but were recognized during NFL game on Monday night.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

As Overwatch League team hires Winston's Lab founder, esports analytics get a huge upvote
One of the Overwatch League's newest franchises hired the top amateur metrics analyst for the game, demonstrating the power that analytics hold in esports.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

NFL reportedly to decide Tuesday whether Rams-Chiefs can be played in Mexico City
League officials will examine the field at Estadio Azteca to determine whether it's in proper condition.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

NFL power rankings, Week 10: Patriots drop; Redskins, Titans crack top 10
The Saints remain at No. 1, with the Chiefs and Rams moving up behind them ahead of their clash in Mexico City.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Have the Wizards turned a corner? This homestand should provide an answer.
The Wizards started the season with one of the league's toughest schedules. But over the next few days, they've been granted a chance to play catch-up in the standings.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 13, 2018

Something good finally happened for Eli Manning and the Giants in their miserable season
Manning, with his job perhaps on the line, led the Giants to the winning touchdown in the final minute against the 49ers

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

TV and radio listings: November 13
Taking a spin around the sports dial.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Rising NBA star Caris LeVert suffers horrifying leg injury
The third-year small forward, who was coming into his own as an NBA force, was stretchered off the court in Minnesota as other NBA players sent messages of support.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

The Bills have ended their Nathan Peterman experiment
The struggling second-year quarterback exits Buffalo with three touchdown passes and 12 interceptions, plus a career 32.5 rating, in eight appearances and four starts.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Bruno Fernando does a little of everything as Maryland eases past North Carolina A&T
Fernando finishes with 17 points and 12 rebounds as the Terrapins kick off a six-game homestand with an 82-59 win.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

‘We want to win a championship': Jimmy Butler arrives in Philadelphia as trade becomes official
The veteran swingman promises 76ers fans they'll get "hard playing" from him, while reports emerge of the Timberwolves' trade talks with other teams.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

For Redskins, in first place and not satisfied, ‘It's time to put points on the board'
Washington's players and coaches talk about getting its offense moving again.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Redskins rookie offensive tackle Geron Christian is out for the season with a knee injury
Washington's offensive line depth takes another hit.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Tom Boswell: Josh Norman doesn't know Redskins history
Norman criticized Washington's fans at FedEx Field for failing to support the team.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

As Capitals search for consistency, latest experiment is shuffling defensive pairings
"There's inconsistency with our whole group, and we've been trying to find the right mix that works," Coach Todd Reirden said.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Chris Thompson unsure of when he'll return from ribs injury: ‘It's super frustrating'
Redskins' pass-catching running back has missed four games this season, while the offense has struggled to produce big plays.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Tom Brady isn't about to let Dion Lewis lure him into a war of words
But that doesn't mean the Patriots quarterback won't remember the words of his former running back.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Heck yeah Eagles fans will boo the defending Super Bowl champs
Despite Eagles rings and bling, boobirds sing, while King finds a thing to ding.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Peter King calls out Eagles fans for booing the defending Super Bowl champs
Despite Eagles rings and bling, boobirds sing, while King finds a thing to ding.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Nets' Caris LeVert should be back this season after suffering graphic-looking leg injury
The third-year small forward, who was coming into his own as an NBA force, dislocated his right foot but did not break any bones or suffer severe ligament damage.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Saints reportedly signing Brandon Marshall in their quest for another receiver
The moves comes a week after they signed Dez Bryant, only to lose him to an injury in his first practice.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

High school football notebook: O'Connell to make surprise appearance in WCAC Metro Division title game
South River, Falls Church and C.H. Flowers also claimed crucial playoff wins.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Klinsmann is joining U.S. national soccer team (Jonathan, that is)
Klinsmann, 21, was expected to arrive late Monday as reinforcement for the goalkeeping corps.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Rams-Chiefs Mexico City game complicated by wildfires and Estadio Azteca's sloppy field
One of the season's most highly anticipated matchups now has some complications.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

NHL reaches settlement with former players in concussion suit
League does not acknowledge liability but agrees to pay nearly $19 million.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Years after almost coming to blows, Ryan Anderson and Jameis Winston exchanged jerseys
The Redskins linebacker and Buccaneers backup quarterback have been "cool ever since" their contentious first meeting during a 7-on-7 tournament in high school.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Football Top 20: Season-long reign as No. 1 is over for St. John's
DeMatha is atop the rankings as it prepares to play Gonzaga in the WCAC final.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Ask Boswell: Redskins, Nationals and Washington sports
Sports Columnist Tom Boswell will take your questions about the Redskins, the Capitals, the Nationals, baseball, the NFL and more.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

The Rams' defense, Tom Brady's blitz trouble, and more questions for NFL's top contenders
What are the biggest weaknesses for each of the league's Super Bowl favorites?

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Wizards come from behind to beat Magic for first back-to-back wins this season
John Wall has 25 points and 10 assists, Bradley Beal adds 21 points and eight rebounds, and Washington rallies from a 10-point deficit in the third quarter for a 117-109 win over Orlando.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

NFL fan in critical condition after falling at Titans game
The 37-year-old man fell through the awning covering the tunnel to the Titans' locker room while reaching for a T-shirt.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Not all the USMNT players have arrived in London yet, but Christian Pulisic is here
A little more than half of the roster worked out Monday ahead of Thursday's friendly against England.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Poll: Majority of Maryland voters favor legalizing sports betting
Issue likely wouldn't be on ballot before 2020.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Patrick Mahomes's girlfriend says her stepfather collapsed and died at Chiefs game
Brittany Matthews says he was with the quarterback's father outside Arrowhead Stadium when he fell ill.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

As the NHL gets younger, vets note Fortnite, other video games encroaching on team bonding
NHL road trips have always been a time for team bonding, but with the league getting younger, more players are opting to stay at the hotel to play games instead of going out with teammates.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

The NFL's elite is a settled matter, but these challengers have emerged
The Chargers, Steelers and Bears all have the capability to upset those at top of the NFL's hierarchy later this season.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Jerry Jones celebrates Cowboys' win after ‘seeing the Grim Reaper'
"I won't need any wings on that airplane getting back to Dallas tonight," said the happy Dallas owner.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Hail or Fail: Redskins' incredible streak without a lead change is now nine games
Washington's defense took its "bend but don't break" mentality to the extreme in win over Bucs.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Hail or Fail: Skins' incredible streak without a lead change is nine games
Washington's defense took its "bend but don't break" mentality to the extreme in win over Bucs.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Finding a starting catcher ranks high on the Nationals' list of priorities
If starting pitching is priority No. 1 for the Nationals this winter, catching is 1a.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Nationals' Juan Soto finishes runner-up for NL rookie of the year to Braves' Ronald Acuna Jr.
Acuna caught fire after Atlanta moved him into the leadoff spot after July's All-Star Game and helped propel the surprising Braves into the postseason.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

These Redskins have a winning strategy: Keep it simple and let the other team lose
Washington doesn't have a lot of weapons this season. Turnover margin has been one of them.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Josh Norman doesn't know Redskins history
Norman criticized Washington's fans at FedEx Field for failing to support the team.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

D.J. Swearinger agrees with Josh Norman, doesn't ‘feel the loyalty' from Redskins fans
Like Norman, the Redskins safety says he would rather play on the road than at FedEx Field.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

NFL Week 10: Cowboys drop Eagles; Rams outlast Seahawks; Packers, Saints and Chiefs all roll, while Patriots slip up
The Titans, Colts and Bears also came away with key victories on a busy NFL Sunday.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Cowboys drop Eagles; Rams outlast Seahawks; Packers, Saints and Chiefs all roll, while Patriots slip up
The Titans, Colts and Bears also came away with key victories on a busy NFL Sunday.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

The Cowboys' win over the Eagles puts most of the NFC East in retreat
The 6-3 Redskins have a two-game lead and no one else is even at .500.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 12, 2018

Halle Berry's reaction to Rams audible has Todd Gurley calling Jared Goff a ‘thot'
Los Angeles's star running back suggested that his quarterback got a little thirsty in replying to Berry's tweet.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

TV and radio listings: November 12
Taking a spin around the sports dial.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Titans' Dion Lewis takes ‘personal' pleasure in win over ‘cheap' Patriots
The Tennessee running back, let go by New England in the offseason, reveled in his team's surprisingly thorough win.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Rams outlast Seahawks; Packers, Saints and Chiefs all roll, while Patriots slip up
The Titans, Colts and Bears also came away with key victories on a busy NFL Sunday.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

St. John's boys, Sidwell Friends girls win DCSAA championships
The Cadets finished their season strong following a loss in the WCAC tournament.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

St. John's boys, Sidwell Friends girls win DCSAA soccer championships
The Cadets finish their season strong following a loss in the WCAC tournament.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

How 140 American soccer players abroad fared this weekend
A list of U.S. footballers in England, Germany and elsewhere.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Rockets call talk of possible Carmelo Anthony exit ‘unfair speculation'
Houston has reportedly informed the struggling forward "that his brief time with the team will soon be ending," but GM Daryl Morey said the team is "evaluating everything."

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

No. 5 Virginia easily takes care of George Washington, 76-57
Guards Kyle Guy and Ty Jerome each score 20 points, and Cavaliers beat Colonials for eighth time in last nine meetings.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Redskins have a much-needed (mostly) injury-free Sunday
Ty Nsekhe exited with what was called an ankle injury, but he later returned to the game.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

‘Bend but don't break': Redskins give up 501 yards but just 3 points in win over Bucs
"An angry defense wants the ball every time," D.J. Swearinger says of the team's four forced turnovers in victory at Tampa Bay.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Maryland freshmen make themselves known in win over Dayton
Taylor Mikesell was the team's second-leading scorer Sunday, and classmate Shakira Austin impressed on defense.

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Nov 11, 2018

The best photos from the Washington Redskins' 16-3 win against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers
The Redskins improved to 6-3 this season.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Josh Norman slams Redskins fans after road win: ‘They just boo everything'
"We can play all the games on the road if you ask me," said the star cornerback after Sunday's victory at Tampa Bay.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Redskins-Buccaneers takeaways: Tampa dominates the stat sheet, including with game-altering turnovers
Washington forces four turnovers in ugly win.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

The Patriots' path back to the Super Bowl just got more complicated
New England's lopsided loss at Tennessee pushes the Patriots further behind the Chiefs in the race for the top seed in the AFC playoffs.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Saints and Chiefs roll; Baker Mayfield leads Browns to victory; Patriots slip up
The Titans, Colts and Bears all come away with key victories.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Redskins earn an ugly 16-3 win over Buccaneers, and they don't sound all that happy about it
Washington is outgained but forces four critical turnovers in a hard-fought victory to remain in first place in NFC East.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Week 11 waiver wire moves: With six teams on a bye, here's who to add
The Buffalo Bills, Cleveland Browns, New England Patriots, New York Jets and San Francisco 49ers will all have the bye. That leaves a number of holes to plug in your fantasy lineup.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Week 11 waiver wire moves: With six teams on a bye, here's whom to add
The Bills, Browns, Patriots, Jets and 49ers all have byes. That leaves a number of holes to plug in your fantasy lineup.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Redskins ride Buccaneers' multiple red-zone gaffes to a win, improve to 6-3
Washington forces four turnovers in ugly win.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

These teams are displaying the art of the in-season turnaround
Not everybody can be Clemson even if Clemson does provide similar lessons but these non-playoff seasons can maintain great value.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

These college football teams are displaying the art of the in-season turnaround
Not everybody can be Clemson even if Clemson does provide similar lessons but these non-playoff seasons can maintain great value.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Rams' Andrew Whitworth donates game check to Thousand Oaks shooting victims, families
The Clippers, Kings and Bucks were saying, "Enough."

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Las Vegas and the NFL: A match made in purgatory
Why would anyone go to an NFL game in Las Vegas?

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Bobby Petrino fired as Louisville falls to 2-8
Louisville fans seem sweet on Purdue Coach Jeff Brohm.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Steelers' Le'Veon Bell appears unlikely to play until 2019 now
The running back's holdout has reached the point at which the calendar will make the official decision.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Capitals mailbag: When will Tom Wilson's suspension appeal be resolved?
The mailbag also examines the team's play as it approaches the quarter-pole of the season, when we might see a Alex Ovechkin-Nicklas Backstrom-T.J. Oshie line again and defenseman Dmitry Orlov's start to the season.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Injury-riddled Redskins and their ailing offense take on Buccaneers
Is Tampa Bay's defense the cure for what ails the Redskins' passing game?

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

NFL Week 10: Rams outlast Seahawks; Packers, Saints and Chiefs all roll, while Patriots slip up
The Titans, Colts and Bears also came away with key victories on a busy NFL Sunday.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

NFL Week 10: Saints and Chiefs roll; Baker Mayfield leads Browns to victory; Patriots slip up
The Titans, Colts and Bears also came away with key victories on a busy NFL Sunday.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Wildfires could affect NFL's Week 10 games; Packers and Cowboys desperate for wins
Teams are beginning to calculate their playoff chances, for better or worse.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Capitals' penalty kill remains a sore spot in 4-1 loss to Arizona to end homestand
Washington yielded two power-play goals against the Coyotes and has given up six in its past four games.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Capitals' penalty kill remains an issue in 4-1 loss to Arizona
Washington yields two power-play goals against Coyotes and has given up six in its past four games.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

U.S. national teams check-in: Women ready for title defense; men ready for new coach
The state of play for the two squads is widely disparate: USWNT is fine-tuning a world champion while USMNT has an interim coach guiding it through a period of transition after failing to qualify for the 2018 World Cup.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Redskins' win over Bucs didn't look pretty, but it passes smell test
A banged-up offensive line does its job, contributes to a win that — don't look now — has the home team at 6-3.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

‘Bend, but don't break': Redskins give up 501 yards but just 3 points in win over Bucs
"An angry defense wants the ball every time," D.J. Swearinger says of the team's four forced turnovers in victory at Tampa Bay.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

‘Bend, but don't break': Redskins give up 501 yards but just three points in win over Bucs
"An angry defense wants the ball every time," D.J. Swearinger says of the team's four forced turnovers in victory at Tampa Bay.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

As Saints stomp Bengals, it's clear they're the NFC's top Super Bowl threat
Their offense keeps rolling as they win in Cincinnati even without the just-signed wide receiver.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Redskins earn an ugly 16-3 win over the Buccaneers, remain in first place in the NFC East
Washington is outgained but forces four critical turnovers in a hard-fought victory.

Washington Post Sports
Nov 11, 2018

Saints and Chiefs keep rolling; Baker Mayfield leads Browns to win; NFL monitors wildfires
Teams are beginning to calculate their playoff chances, for better or worse.

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