It is the Holy Grail of sports that every coach or player is searching for, and perhaps nowhere is that search greater than in the locker rooms and clubhouses of Washington sports teams. The elusive “sense of urgency.”
Washington could muster just one run on three hits against Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom, another Cy Young candidate, and lost 4-2 on Friday night at Nationals Park before a crowd of 37,895.
The World Anti-Doping Agency reinstated Russia on Thursday despite a wave of protests, ending the nearly three-year suspension of the country’s drug-testing program because of a state-sponsored doping scheme.
Forbes pegs the Redskins’ revenue at $491 million and operating income at $122 million.
Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick will be one of eight people honored by Harvard University next month with the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal.
Carson Wentz is days away from playing in his first football game since tearing his ACL last December, with the Philadelphia Eagles quarterback set to start Sunday against the Indianapolis Colts.
All three members of the Capitals’ top forward line will make their 2018 preseason debut Thursday against the Montreal Canadiens.
Nic Dowd said he “did a lot of developing” in Huntsville’s youth program. His hockey journey now brings him to the Washington Capitals, where he’s integrating into a defending Stanley Cup champion while competing for a critical center job.