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American Pharoah Gallops in Kentucky Ahead of Belmont
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American Pharoah Gallops in Kentucky Ahead of Belmont

Triple Crown hopeful American Pharoah went out for his first gallop since winning the Preakness on Friday, covering 1 3/16 miles at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky — even as other Belmont contenders held workouts in New York. Read »

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LeBron Leads Cavs Over Hawks, 94-82

LeBron Leads Cavs Over Hawks, 94-82

LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without... Read »

45 minutes ago
Rangers Beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

Rangers Beat Lightning 5-1 in Game 4

Henrik Lundqvist stopped 38 shots to rebound from two subpar performances and help the New York Rangers shut down... Read »

2 hours ago
Goodell Will Not Recuse Self From Brady Appeal: AP

Goodell Will Not Recuse Self From Brady Appeal: AP

The NFL's commissioner won't back down from his decision to hear the Patriots quarterback's Deflategate suspension... Read »

May 22, 2015
Robert Griffin III, Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Robert Griffin III, Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Robert Griffin III took to social media Thursday to announce the birth of his daughter, Reese Ann Griffin. Read »

May 22, 2015
Nadal, Djokovic Could Clash in French Quarters

Nadal, Djokovic Could Clash in French Quarters

The tennis equivalent of climbing three mountains, just to reach the Roland Garros final. Read »

May 22, 2015
Capital Games

Capital Games

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

Aug 17, 2012
Michael Sam Signs 2-Year Canadian Football Deal

Michael Sam Signs 2-Year Canadian Football Deal

The Montreal Alouettes have signed defensive end Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted in the NFL. Read »

May 22, 2015
NFL Teams

NFL Teams "Conspired" to Push Painkillers, Former Players Say

Hundreds of former players have filed a lawsuit claiming all 32 NFL teams, their doctors, trainers and medical... Read »

May 22, 2015
Harden Fumbles Ball, Chance to Win as Rockets Fall, 99-98

Harden Fumbles Ball, Chance to Win as Rockets Fall, 99-98

James Harden squandered his chance at a potential game-winning shot for the Houston Rockets — but the Golden State... Read »

May 22, 2015
Ducks Beat Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 3 of Western Finals

Ducks Beat Blackhawks 2-1 in Game 3 of Western Finals

Frederik Andersen made 27 saves, helping Anaheim kill off five power plays, as the Ducks beat the Chicago Blackhawks... Read »

May 22, 2015
Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice Dismissed

Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice Dismissed

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice’s domestic violence charges have been dismissed after he completed... Read »

May 21, 2015
Lightning Stun Rangers in OT, Lead Series 2-1

Lightning Stun Rangers in OT, Lead Series 2-1

Nikita Kucherov scored 3:33 into overtime to give the Tampa Bay Lightning a 6-5 victory over the New York Rangers on... Read »

May 22, 2015
GW Baseball's Light-Hearted Winning Ways

GW Baseball's Light-Hearted Winning Ways

For the first time in 10 seasons, the George Washington University men's baseball team finished with 30 wins, and... Watch »

May 20, 2015
Top French Open Stars, and 1 Who Missed the List

Top French Open Stars, and 1 Who Missed the List

The top tennis players in the world will face off in the 2015 French Open from May 19 to June 7. Read »

May 21, 2015
Top-Seeded Simon Withdraws From Open de Nice

Top-Seeded Simon Withdraws From Open de Nice

Top-seeded Gilles Simon of France withdrew from the Open de Nice on Wednesday, casting doubts over whether he will... Read »

May 20, 2015
Goodell Talks

Goodell Talks "Deflategate" at Owners' Meeting

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell won't say whether he'll recuse himself from New England Patriots' quarterback Tom... Read »

May 20, 2015
Blackhawks Offer Late-to-Work Note After Longest Game in Team History

Blackhawks Offer Late-to-Work Note After Longest Game in Team History

Can you call in "hockey" to work? The Blackhawks say so. Read »

May 20, 2015
Blackhawks Beat Ducks 3-2 in Triple Overtime

Blackhawks Beat Ducks 3-2 in Triple Overtime

The Blackhawks tried just about everything to get a puck past Frederik Andersen while Game 2 of the Western... Read »

May 20, 2015
Steph Curry's Daughter Steals the Show During Press Conference

Steph Curry's Daughter Steals the Show During Press Conference

Few, if any, can steal the spotlight away from Steph Curry during this year's jaw-dropping, MVP season. Watch »

May 20, 2015

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