Calling the Wizards’ progress “baby steps” isn’t quite accurate, not when they sport the Eastern Conference’s second-best record and are tied with Dallas for seventh-best in the NBA.
Exactly one month from Monday, the Nationals will hold their first full-squad spring training workout in Viera, Florida, beginning a seven-month journey that they hope will lead to another playoff appearance.
Morris, who served the past three seasons as the Redskins’ defensive backs coach, will join the Falcons as a co-defensive coordinator.
Only four teams in the league make fewer 3-pointers per game. Part of it is system, part of it is personnel. The main issue is that lack of 3-point shooting is the largest deficiency for an otherwise potent Wizards team.
The Hoyas moved back into the rankings Monday, checking in at No. 21 in the latest Associated Press poll and No. 22 in USA Today’s coaches’ poll. Two days after that previous appearance in late December, they were crushed by Xavier, 70-53, and immediately dropped out.
A 68-66 defeat Monday night created a four-way tie for third place in the conference, in addition to the four-way tie for seventh that already existed. “This is league play,” coach Mike Brennan said. “All the games are going to be two-point games.”
Kraft demanded an apology from the league once the Patriots are found to be not guilty of breaking any rules regarding using under-inflated footballs in the AFC championship game.
Since Shaka Smart arrived at VCU in 2009, the basketball program has become synonymous with “havoc,” a term used to describe Smart’s aggressive, full-court pressure defense.
Kobe Bryant will have surgery Wednesday on his torn right rotator cuff, likely ending his 19th season with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Banks was one of the greatest players of the 20th century, the greatest power hitting shortstop ever, and we remember him for his decency. That man died Friday night. And we’re supposed to care about someone like Belichick today?
After trailing for the first 39:40 of Sunday night’s game, Wells scores with less than two seconds remaining to push the Terrapins to a thrilling victory.
Fireworks lit up the sky above Rod Laver Arena the moment Venus Williams completed her fourth-round win at the Australian Open on Monday night.