If Kentucky’s coach is truly considering a return to the NBA, then Wizards owner Ted Leonsis needs to be ready now to convince Calipari that the best place for him to erase his previous failure is in Washington.
Last year, Rafael Soriano’s struggles and Storen’s success left uncertainty at closer. Entering 2015, Storen has a veteran’s mindset and a vote of confidence from the Nationals in that role.
Relegated to a reserve role in 2014, Moss, who turns 36 on June 1, played in just 10 games and had only 10 catches — his fewest in each category since his rookie season with the New York Jets in 2001.
Ovechkin had a goal in each of the first two periods, and Chimera broke a tie in the third with his first goal in 21 games as the Capitals fought off the Rangers, then held on for a 5-2 victory.
Williams said Werth is making great progress in his return from offseason shoulder surgery, but with barely a week left until Opening Day, the left fielder may simply run out of time.
The Blue Devils and their trio of freshmen starters are going to their 16th Final Four, a record-matching 12th for Krzyzewski, after a 66-52 win Sunday in the South Regional over Gonzaga.
Senior guard Travis Trice scored 17 points, and the Spartans clamped down on defense to pull out a 76-70 victory over Louisville in a thrilling NCAA tournament East Regional final on Sunday.
One game after clinching a playoff berth, the Rockets delayed the Wizards’ bid to secure their own spot, beating their opponent 99-91 on Sunday behind Harden’s 24 points.
Janssen missed a scheduled appearance Saturday and has had trouble getting loose recently, according to manager Matt Williams.
For Tennessee to reach Tampa, it must get past Maryland’s attempt at a second consecutive Final Four. The Terrapins have won their last 27 games and last year knocked off then-No. 1 seed Tennessee in the Sweet 16.
Hamlin passed teammate Matt Kenseth for the lead with 28 laps to go Sunday and went on to end Toyota’s 32-race winless streak in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway.
Harper homered for the second consecutive day and Jose Lobaton hit a three-run home run in the eighth inning, one of seven home runs on a windy afternoon, as the Nationals beat the Marlins, 11-7, on Sunday.