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Tommy Chalk

Tommy Chalk is a sports writer at The Washington Times. Prior to joining The Times in September of 2016, Tommy covered the NHL and NFL for FOX Sports. A 2014 graduate from the University of Maryland, Tommy worked as a freelance writer covering advanced statistics within the NHL and NFL, writing analytical articles for The Washington Post and SB Nation blog Japers' Rink. Additionally, Tommy has sports reporting experience from his time with The Post Game and The University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism's Capital News Service.

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Articles by Tommy Chalk

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Ryan Lochte suspended from USA swimming

U.S. swimmer Ryan Lochte has been given a 10-month suspension by both USA Swimming and the United States Olympic Committee following Lochte's bizarre incident at the Rio Olympic Games. Published September 8, 2016

FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016 file photo, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, kneels during the national anthem before the team's NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers, in San Diego. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell disagrees with Kaepernick's choice to kneel during the national anthem, but recognizes the quarterback's right to protest.  (AP Photo/Chris Carlson, File)

Colin Kaepernick Jersey Sales Donations

Colin Kaepernick's had his share of criticism over his protest of the national anthem, but the San Francisco 49ers' backup has also seen some extra green -- the quarterback's jersey sales have skyrocketed to No. 1 in the NFL. Published September 7, 2016

In this July 31, 2015, file photo, Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the 13th hole during the second round of the Quicken Loans National golf tournament, in Gainesville, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)

Tiger Woods, golf icon, eyeing October return

It has been an entire year since Tiger Woods last played a round of professional golf, but the former No. 1 player in the world is shooting to make a return in October. Published September 7, 2016

Washington Capitals goalie Philipp Grubauer (31), from Germany, pauses in the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Anaheim Ducks, Sunday, April 10, 2016, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

World Cup of Hockey Philipp Grubauer added

With Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Frederik Andersen out three to four weeks with an upper body injury following a collision with a teammate in an Olympic qualifier for Denmark, Team Europe had to replace him on their World Cup roster. Published September 6, 2016