The Shib Sibs added a bronze medal in the event. U.S. champions Madison Hubbell and Zach Donohue made two key errors in their free dance and slid from third to fifth. Madison Chock and Evan Bates had an even bigger slip-up. Still, a third, fifth and 12th with a major mistake should not be underplayed.
As the puck went around Holtby’s leg, Point tacked on Tampa Bay’s third goal of the game — his second of the contest — in a 4-2 Capitals loss Tuesday to the Lightning. The loss was another result of another period spiraling out of control.
Six years after they first took the field together, it appears this may be the final year of the Nationals’ Strasburg-Harper tag team of dreams — and their last chance together to fulfill what at one time seemed to be their destiny.
The Capitals defense hasn’t been nearly as good this season, which is why Brian MacLellan acquired Michal Kenmpy a week before the NHL trade deadline.
A Hoya victory could deal a blow to Xavier’s bid for a No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. The Musketeers are poised to join No. 3 Villanova in earning two of the national tourney’s top seeds, a sign that Big East basketball is returning to national prominence.
The Capitals and Maple Leafs will play outdoors at Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, home of the U.S. Naval Academy football team.
The Maryland Terrapins have secured a first-round bye and are locked into the No. 8 seed of the Big Ten Conference tournament.
Plucky underdogs like Eddie the Eagle, a bespectacled daredevil flinging himself off the ski jump, and Eric the Eel, flailing desperately to stay above water at the Olympic pool, aren’t that charming anymore. The games can do without them.
Briefly leading, finishing last, none of that was the point Tuesday night. Simply getting to the Olympics has been victory enough for this Nigerian team, three women who live in the U.S. and have backgrounds in other sports before deciding to try sliding — and now, officially, are the first bobsled to represent Africa on the sport’s biggest stage.
The Washington Nationals superstar, entering his final contract year, met with those he wants to wall off — the media — on Monday at Nationals spring training and declared that he would only be answering questions related to the 2018 season.
There’s no humor in hate, which should be choked to death in embryonic form before it grows bigger and stronger. We’ve seen how full-grown intolerance can become a menace to society, when feelings and attitudes morph into customs and laws.
Both her parents were curlers, members of a tight-knit sport where an intense reverence for the game tends to bleed over into the players’ personal lives. And so it was only natural that Joe and Kristin Polo decided to name their future daughter Ailsa, after the Scottish island where the granite that makes curling rocks is mined.
Former Redskins free safety Madieu Williams is an aide in a Maryland state delegate’s office and helped write a bill that would prohibit tackling in football for children who haven’t reached high school.
Louisville must vacate its 2013 men’s basketball title following an NCAA appeals panel’s decision to uphold sanctions against the men’s program in the sex scandal case.
The Washington Capitals placed defenseman Taylor Chorney on waivers Tuesday, a day after acquiring defenseman Michal Kempny from the Chicago Blackhawks.