The national anthem singer at the Brooklyn Nets’ home opener took a knee at the end of her performance.
DETROIT — It took overtime to decide Barry Trotz’s 1,450th game as an NHL head coach, but Alex Ovechkin made sure his coach’s historic night was a winning one.
The Wizards are 2-0 following Friday night’s 115-111 win against the Detroit Pistons.
Running back Rob Kelley is expected to play Monday against the Philadelphia Eagles, Redskins coach Jay Gruden said.
Firing Dusty Baker was an ownership decision, Thom Loverro says. At what point will general manager Mike Rizzo stop taking the public lumps for them?
The Nationals announced Friday afternoon that Baker will not be back.
The Washington Nationals announced Friday afternoon that their All-Star second baseman had knee surgery Friday. They did not provide a timeline for his return.
Early injuries to the Wizard’s frontcourt have opened an opportunity for Oubre at the start of his third season. Though, Markieff Morris’ return may not be far off.
Yes, they beat the Philadelphia 76ers, but the win moved beyond that. In a season filled with expectations, the Wizards took a first firm step in the opener.
Washington has two of the best pitchers in baseball atop its rotation for years to come. Next season, it will need to figure out how to handle the spots deep behind Max Scherzer and Stephen Strasburg.
It was a subdued crowd, but who would expect much more from the seventh game of an 82-game schedule that no one should expect to lead to anything — other than, perhaps, something like a 9-8 Game 5 loss to the Cubs. A 115-105 Game 7 loss to the Boston Celtics. A 19-10 season-ending loss to the New York Giants. Or, of course, a 2-0 Game 7 loss to the Pittsburgh Penguins.
The Capitals defense has had to reinvent itself this season and John Carlson is taking on an expanded role.
The time has come for Ben Olsen and D.C. United to say farewell. After 22 seasons, United will play its final match at RFK Stadium against the rival New York Red Bulls on Sunday.
Big Ten basketball came to the Big Apple on Thursday for media day and a look at Madison Square Garden, where the conference will hold its tournament in March.
Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan said President Trump is “jealous” of the NFL, stemming from his failure to buy the Buffalo Bills in 2014.