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<![CDATA[Redskins Sign Final Draft Pick, Injured CB Fabian Moreau]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 14:18:55 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20161227+Jay+Gruden.jpg
The Washington Redskins have signed the final member of their 10-player draft class, third-round pick Fabian Moreau.

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<![CDATA[Donald Sterling Is OK With NBA Ban, But His Wife Disagrees]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 13:16:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP_16324046866131-Donald-Sterling.jpg
The wife of disgraced former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is looking for a way to lift his lifetime ban from the NBA and clear his name, NBC News reported.Sterling was banned for life from...

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<![CDATA[Amid Grief, Manchester Gets to Cheer Soccer Triumph]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 08:09:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/687806566-Manchester-United-Against-Terrorism.jpg
Sports may be trivial compared to the loss of 22 lives outside a concert Monday, but a triumph on the field for one of Manchester's most beloved sports teams gave the mourning city an emotional release, NBC News...

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<![CDATA[Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium Design Revealed]]> Wed, 24 May 2017 19:23:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_JAPAN_OLYMPIC_STADIUM_DESIGN_052417_1-149566413622400001.jpg
The latest design for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium has been revealed. Architect Kengo Kuma emphasized harmony with nature in the centerpiece of the 2020 Summer Games.]]>
<![CDATA[NBA All-Star Game Will Head to Charlotte in 2019]]> Wed, 24 May 2017 14:39:43 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_NC_ALLSTAR_GAME_NBA2_052417-149564954829900001.jpg
The NBA announced the 2019 All-Star Game will be held in Charlotte, North Carolina. The 2017 All-Star Game was relocated from Charlotte to New Orleans, Louisiana, because of North Carolina's controversial...]]>
<![CDATA[What I Want to Know From the 'Skins' OTAs This Week]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 17:42:27 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20170523+Kirk+Cousons.jpg
Here's what I want to know, but can't ask, at Redskins' OTAs this week.

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<![CDATA[Race Car Costs: The High Price of Fielding a Racing Team]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 11:54:23 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/indy500.jpg
Gentlemen, start your engines — of your money-munching machines.While waiting for the flag to drop at the Indianapolis 500 this Memorial Day weekend, are you fantasizing about becoming a race car driver?...

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<![CDATA[Mystics, Valor Offer Free Tickets for Military Appreciation ]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 17:30:08 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WNBA-Washington-AP_16167074634650.jpg
A couple of Washington, D.C., sports teams are offering free tickets to veterans and members of the armed forces for Military Appreciation Day.

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<![CDATA[Aaron Rodgers Helps Students Get Out of Final Exam]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 15:08:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/arod_test.jpg
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers helped a group of students in Janesville, Iowa, get out of their sports literature final.]]>
<![CDATA[Projected No. 1 Pick Fultz Praises His No. 1 Supporter]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 12:53:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000018867314_1200x675_950684739635.jpg
DeMatha Catholic High School alum Markelle Fultz is projected as the first pick in this year's NBA Draft, but he told News4's Carol Maloney he wouldn't be anywhere without his mother, Ebony.]]>
<![CDATA[World Champion Blind Golfer Leads Local Clinic]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 16:58:25 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Phil+Blackwell.jpg
At Woodmont Country Club, world champion blind golfer Phil Blackwell is teaching other visually impaired golfers they don’t need to see to succeed. Blackwell’s clinic is part of the fifth annual...

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<![CDATA[The 'What If' Wizards]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 15:21:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20170522+John+Wall.jpg
Still hurting? A chronological list of the top “What If” thoughts for the Wizards this season.

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<![CDATA[DeMatha's Markelle Fultz Projects as Top Pick in NBA Draft]]> Mon, 22 May 2017 14:35:47 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Markelle+Fultz+GettyImages-633133574.jpg
Prince George's County, Maryland, native Markelle Fultz talks with Carol Maloney about his rise to the projected top pick in the NBA Draft at his alma mater, DeMatha Catholic High School.

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<![CDATA[Mallory Pugh, 19, Debuts for Washington Spirit]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 10:40:46 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000018850252_1200x675_949525571754.jpg
Mallory Pugh, a member of the US Women's National Soccer team debuted in her first pro soccer game Saturday night at the age of 19---the youngest player in the women's pro league.]]>
<![CDATA[Is the Preakness' Trophy the Most Expensive in US Sports?]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 14:50:53 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/preakness-trophy.jpg
The owner of this weekend’s Preakness Stakes winner will have a more-valuable horse, an oversized floral garland and fleeting fame. And, of course, a copy of the storied and "priceless" Woodlawn Vase.The...

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<![CDATA[Facebook to Stream MLB Game Each Friday ]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 07:09:19 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-591634668.jpg
Baseball fans can like their team's games with a click starting Friday.

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<![CDATA[Derby Winner Always Dreaming Ready for Preakness]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 13:19:08 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_PLETCHER_ALWAYS_051817-149512750985600001.jpg
Todd Pletcher, trainer for Always Dreaming, talks about the Kentucky Derby winner's mechanics and how he expects the three-year-old to bounce back for Saturday's Preakness Stakes.]]>
<![CDATA[George W. Bush Photobombs Reporter During Baseball Game]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 06:22:12 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-489196572.jpg
Former President George W. Bush took in a Texas Rangers game in Arlington Wednesday night.And he had a little fun with a TV camera during the game.

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<![CDATA[Gisele Bundchen: Brady Played With a Concussion Last Year]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 14:23:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/bradygiselle.jpg
Gisele Bundchen said her husband, Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, has had concussions, including one in 2016.

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<![CDATA[Peyton Manning to Host ESPY Awards in July ]]> Tue, 16 May 2017 15:31:26 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/peyton+manning_generic.jpg
Peyton Manning will take the stage to host the ESPY Awards.The retired, two-time Super Bowl champion quarterback will preside over the July 12 show honoring the past year's best athletes and sports moments.]]>
<![CDATA[Otto Porter Jr. Ready for Game 7]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 16:18:08 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Wizards+Celtics+Game4.jpg
News4's Carol Maloney catches up with Wizards Forward Otto Porter Jr. before Monday night's big game seven in Boston.

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<![CDATA[How to Make a Black-Eyed Susan]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 18:14:35 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/blackeyedsusan.jpg
The Black-Eyed Susan is the official drink of the Preakness. Find out how you can make one of your own while watching the race.

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<![CDATA[Schedule Set for Washington Redskins Training Camp]]> Mon, 15 May 2017 14:50:34 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-453831984.jpg
The Washington Redskins have announced their schedule for this summer's training camp in Richmond.

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