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Knicks Fire Head Coach Mike Woodson
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Knicks Fire Head Coach Mike Woodson

The Knicks have fired head coach Mike Woodson, with team president Phil Jackson saying "the time has come for change." Read »

23 minutes ago
Capitals Season Review: Goaltenders

Capitals Season Review: Goaltenders

Part I of a week-long review of the Capitals by position. Read »

2 hours ago
Wiz Win Despite Wall, Beal Struggles

Wiz Win Despite Wall, Beal Struggles

The Wizards defeated the Bulls 102-93 in Game 1 Sunday. Read »

3 hours ago
Nene Dominates, Wizards Rally Past Bulls, 102-93

Nene Dominates, Wizards Rally Past Bulls, 102-93

Nene dominated with 24 points, Trevor Ariza scored 18, and the Washington Wizards rallied from 13 down to beat... Read »

4 hours ago
Red Sox Honor Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

Red Sox Honor Boston Marathon Bombing Victims

The Red Sox honored heroes of the Boston Marathon bombings before Sunday night's game against the... Read »

Apr 20, 2014
Boxer Rubin

Boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter Dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of... Read »

6 hours ago
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
Player Takes 90 mph Fastball to the Face

Player Takes 90 mph Fastball to the Face

A player for the Corpus Christi Hooks, a minor league baseball team in Texas, was hit by a fastball traveling at 90... Watch »

11 minutes ago
WATCH: Golfer Flees Hornet Attack on Course

WATCH: Golfer Flees Hornet Attack on Course

A Spanish golfer jumped into a nearby lake to escape a swarm of hornets then continued on despite his... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book

A secret service agent once threatened to shoot Mr. Met if he approached the president during a baseball game... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
'Game Over' for Green With Caps?

'Game Over' for Green With Caps?

The 28-year-old cornerstone may not have long left in Washington after nearly a decade. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Ex-Quarterback McNabb Spends Day in Arizona Jail

Ex-Quarterback McNabb Spends Day in Arizona Jail

Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb has been released from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Wizards Face Bulls in NBA First Round

Wizards Face Bulls in NBA First Round

A primer to get you ready for the Wizards' first playoff action in six years. Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Capital Letters: The Waiting is the Hardest Part

Capital Letters: The Waiting is the Hardest Part

The first offseason edition of the Capitals-centric mailbag. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Sharper's DNA Found on Clothing of Accuser

Sharper's DNA Found on Clothing of Accuser

The Arizona police department testified Wednesday that ex-NFL safety Darren Sharper’s DNA was found on the clothing... Read »

Apr 17, 2014
Wizards Head to Playoffs With Win

Wizards Head to Playoffs With Win

Bradley Beal scored 27 points and Washington clinched the No. 5 seed in the Eastern Conference with a 118-102... Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Family Returns to Boston to Complete Marathon

Family Returns to Boston to Complete Marathon

A local family is returning to Boston to complete the marathon they were unable to finish last year. John Walls shot Watch »

Apr 16, 2014
Handicapping Caps' Free Agents

Handicapping Caps' Free Agents

The Capitals have three pending UFAs to consider re-signing this summer. Read »

Apr 16, 2014
Caps Search for When Season Went Awry

Caps Search for When Season Went Awry

A successful three-game road trip led directly into a five-game losing streak that proved fatal. Read »

Apr 15, 2014
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