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Foul On LeBron Costs McRoberts $20,000
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Foul On LeBron Costs McRoberts $20,000

The NBA wasted little time coming down on Charlotte Bobcats player Josh McRoberts after his forearm shot to the throat of LeBron James of the Miami Heat. Read »

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Michael Phelps Loses in Comeback

Michael Phelps Loses in Comeback

Michael Phelps has lost in the first final of his comeback after a 20-month Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Northwestern Football Players to Vote on Unionization Friday

Northwestern Football Players to Vote on Unionization Friday

Football players at Northwestern University will vote "yes" or "no" for unionization on Friday. If the team votes to Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Reds Pitcher Simon Accused of Rape at D.C. Hotel

Reds Pitcher Simon Accused of Rape at D.C. Hotel

A former D.C. woman accused a Major League Baseball player of raping her at a D.C. hotel in a civil suit... Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar

Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar

Yankees pitcher Michael Pineda has been suspended 10 games for using a foreign substance during Wednesday's... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Phelps Launches Comeback in Butterfly

Phelps Launches Comeback in Butterfly

Returning to swimming after a 20-month retirement, Michael Phelps is easing back into the sport he once dominated by... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Capital Games

Capital Games

Join us for some Capital Games as we cover the biggest personalities in D.C. sports. Read »

Aug 17, 2012
Redskins Showtime

Redskins Showtime

Get the latest on the Redskins in our special section. Read »

Aug 24, 2012
Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby

Announcer Relishes Role as Voice of Kentucky Derby

Veteran announcer Larry Collmus has called the Kentucky Derby for NBC Sports for the past three years, but this year... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Miami Heat's Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger

Miami Heat's Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger

The Golden Oldies, the Miami Heat's senior hip hop ensemble, are just as passionate about their booty shaking... Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
New York Yankee Starter Ejected for Pine Tar

New York Yankee Starter Ejected for Pine Tar

Michael Pineda was ejected for using a foreign substance less than two weeks after appearing to get away with it in... Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Redskins 2014 Schedule

Redskins 2014 Schedule

The Redskins open the 2014 season Sept. 7. Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Michael Phelps Returns to Competitive Swimming

Michael Phelps Returns to Competitive Swimming

Michael Phelps is making a comeback after nearly two years out of the pool for the simplest of reasons: He... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Oldest Living MLB Player Dies in Cuba at 102

Conrado Marrero, the diminutive Cuban right-hander who pitched for the Washington Senators in the 1950s and in 2011... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Capitals Season Review: Defense

Capitals Season Review: Defense

Part III of the Capitals' positional season review. Read »

Apr 24, 2014
Wizards Take 2-0 Lead With Second-Half Comebacks

Wizards Take 2-0 Lead With Second-Half Comebacks

The Wizards have overcome double-digit second-half deficits in both victories. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Pujols Hits 500th HR at Nationals Park

Pujols Hits 500th HR at Nationals Park

The veteran slugger became the 26th player in history to hit 500 home runs. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Wizards Defeat Bulls, 101-99, Take 2-0 Lead in Series

Wizards Defeat Bulls, 101-99, Take 2-0 Lead in Series

The Wizards stunned the Bulls again early Wednesday morning, winning a hard-fought game in overtime, 101-99. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Pujols Hits 500th Homer of MLB Career

Albert Pujols hit the 500th home run of his career Tuesday night, becoming the 26th player in major league... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
DeSean Jackson Chats Up Rihanna

DeSean Jackson Chats Up Rihanna

The new Redskins wide receiver ran into the pop star outside of a nightclub. Read »

Apr 22, 2014
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