Washington Redskins special teams captain and linebacker Adam Hayward has a tibial plateau fracture which requires surgery. He will be placed on injured reserve and is out for the rest of the season.
The Washington Wizards would never wish misfortune upon their football counterparts. But the D.C. hoopsters certainly don’t mind reaping benefits in a market that’s weary of gridiron futility — and weary of dissecting it, digesting it and discussing it.
Chris Conos said he took one step toward Manziel and was struck several times in the face and “pushed and attacked” by the group of men who were with the first-round draft pick.
James believes the Cavs (5-7) will have to overcome even tougher adversity at some point this season. James says he “has to do better” and be more of a leader for Cleveland to snap out of its early season funk.
Sandoval, 28, met with the Red Sox last week. After winning his third World Series title in five years with San Francisco, he indicated he wanted to retire with the Giants.
Craig Biggio, who fell two votes short of the 75 percent needed in the 2014 balloting, tops 17 holdovers on the Baseball Writers’ Association of America ballot announced Monday. That group includes Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens, Sammy Sosa, Mark McGwire, Mike Piazza, Jeff Bagwell and Tim Raines.
The Hornets forward addressed the media on Monday and said he takes “full responsibility” for his actions and deemed NBA Commissioner Adam Silver’s punishment “appropriate.”
Though his mistakes were not as egregious as those he made the week before, the quarterback still demonstrated lapses in reading the defense, finding his receivers and making decisions. And, given two chances to lead the Redskins on a game-winning drive, Griffin failed.
Quinn played parts of nine seasons in the NHL and went on to enjoy a long coaching career. He coached the Philadelphia Flyers, Los Angeles Kings, Vancouver Canucks and Toronto Maple Leafs.
For much of the game, the patchwork group of defensive backs held its own against Colin Kaepernick and San Francisco’s offense. Ultimately, however, the weakened secondary could only buoy the team for so long in a 17-13 loss.
Tony Romo threw two touchdown passes to Dez Bryant, the winner from 13 yards with 1:01 remaining, lifting the Dallas Cowboys to a comeback 31-28 victory over the New York Giants.
If you were a Washington hockey fan in the 1980s — especially a Russian hockey fan — you had to be a Dennis Maruk fan. He’s still the single-season assists and points record holder for the Capitals.