Kuznetsov and Ward each scored goals as Washington advanced to the Eastern Conference semifinals for the first time in three seasons, defeating New York, 2-1.
Though hackathons are ugly, they haven’t led me join the outcry for modified rules. We should be extremely cautious before eliminating one of the game’s fundamental acts — just because some players are terrible at it.
Cousins has been the subject of trade rumors for several years now, but McCloughan says the team has not received any formal offers for him so far this offseason.
Several Wizards players cheered on the Capitals in their Game 7 win over the Islanders, and Trotz said the District’s professional teams will build off one another’s success.
General manager Scot McCloughan walked up to the podium Monday at noon in Redskins Park and announced that the Redskins would pick up the fifth-year option on Griffin, keeping him with the team through 2016.
During the sweep of the perimeter-oriented series against the Raptors, Sessions provided an option that Andre Miller would not have. He was fast enough to track Lou Williams and defend Kyle Lowry and Greivis Vasquez.
Johnson homered and drove in three runs, Eric Stults pitched 6 1-3 strong innings and the Atlanta Braves beat Washington 8-4 on Monday night to give the Nationals their sixth straight loss.
Scherzer will not make his scheduled start for Washington against Atlanta on Tuesday night, but manager Matt Williams said the right-hander may be ready to start in a few days.
Hamilton is back with the Rangers after two troubled seasons with Los Angeles filled with poor performance, injuries and an alcohol and drug relapse.
In a pre-draft press conference Monday, Washington’s general manager said he hopes to stockpile as many quality players as possible to create competition entering 2015.
No one who has fought Mayweather, undefeated at 47-0 in his nearly 20-year career, has ever had the talented fighter in as much trouble as Corley, a Washington native, once did.
That Wizards team that limped down the stretch? Nowhere to be found. The outfit that blew big leads and fumbled away victories? Just a bad memory. Sunday night’s performance was the best all year.