<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Sports]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.com en-us Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:22:46 -0400 Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:22:46 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Wizards, Cavs Argue Over Best Backcourt]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:17:59 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/165294270.jpg
Bradley Beal believes the Wizards "definitely" have the best backcourt in the NBA.

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<![CDATA[Phelps "Deeply Sorry" About DUI, Other Charges]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:58:02 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tlmd_tlmd_080212_phelps20i.jpg
Phelps, the most decorated Olympian in history, botched his turn halfway through the 100-meter freestyle and finished next-to-last in a star-studded field at the U.S. national

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<![CDATA[Wrigley Field Renovation Begins]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 05:00:11 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Wrigley_reno_.jpg
First phase of project expected to be completed by Opening Day 2015.]]>
<![CDATA[Metro to Run Extra Trains for Nationals Playoff Games]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 14:01:41 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/456220724.jpg
The Nationals open the playoffs Friday.

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<![CDATA[Where Does Steven Souza's Dive Rank?]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 09:34:07 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/456278222.jpg
Steven Souza's catch was one of many impressive grabs to save a no-hitter or perfect game.

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<![CDATA[Jets' Geno Smith Curses at Fan]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 08:33:52 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Geno-Smith-Lashes-Out-0925.jpg
Here's who won and who lost in the first week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[Nats To Face Pirates Or Giants In NLDS]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 20:23:46 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/181*120/453759908.jpg
The Nationals open the postseason Friday at Nationals Park.

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<![CDATA[Eagles Coach Sends Gift to Girl]]> Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:26:14 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/Devon-Still-and-Daughter.jpg
There were many emotional moments during Derek Jeter’s final home game at Yankee Stadium Thursday night, but the most adorable was a simple tip of the cap from his young

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<![CDATA[Nats Clinch Home-Field Advantage]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 22:50:50 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/456154138.jpg
The Nationals will have home-field advantage in the NLDS and NLCS (assuming they make it that far).

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<![CDATA[Caps' PK Seeks to Improve ]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 16:07:01 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/201*120/186158547.jpg
Above all else, the Capitals must cut down the shorthanded shot attempts.

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<![CDATA[“Daily Show” Airs Controversial Redskins Segment]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:45:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/1593161083.jpg
“The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” aired a controversial segment pitting Washington Redskins fans against a group of American Indians who want the team to change its mascot

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<![CDATA[Cheering Troops is 'Skins Cheerleader's Passion]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:49:54 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007975410_1200x675_333932611878.jpg
Redskins cheerleader and tax accountant Charo also has a passion for supporting the military. News4's Jim Handly spoke to her about visiting troops.]]>
<![CDATA[Jeter's Nephew Tips Hat]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:09:46 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2014-09-26+at+9.59.36+AM.jpg
A look back at some of the most memorable moments of the Captain's career.

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<![CDATA['Skins LB Tweets That He Was Hit by Drunk Driver]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 19:57:08 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/456108836.jpg
Redskins linebacker Keenan Robinson tweeted that he was hit by a drunk driver on his way home from Washington's loss to the New York Giants.

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<![CDATA[Derek Jeter Through the Years]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 09:14:35 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/153334595.jpg
A look back at some of the most memorable moments of the Captain's career.

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<![CDATA['Skins Drop 45-14 Game to Giants]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:12:15 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/205*120/456106832.jpg
The Redskins have now lost eight straight games against NFC East rivals.

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<![CDATA[Derek Jeter's Last Game at Yankee Stadium]]> Fri, 26 Sep 2014 02:46:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/456108670.jpg
As if on cue, the rain let up, a rainbow came out and Derek Jeter began his final home game with one more jolt.

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<![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 4]]> Sun, 28 Sep 2014 23:23:40 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/455677434.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the fourth week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[What If Cutler Was Redskins' QB?]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 11:45:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/455941214.jpg
According to a CBS report, Jay Cutler could have easily been the Redskins' quarterback.

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<![CDATA[Nats Players Give Playoff Beard Advice]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 19:52:23 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007966701_1200x675_333054019983.jpg
Hear what advice Nationals players have for NBC4's anchors growing their playoff beards. News4's Jason Pugh reports.]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Keith Olbermann Rips Derek Jeter in 7-Minute Rant]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:52:45 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/jeter+olbermann.jpg
A falling air conditioner hit a Manhattan woman walking on the sidewalk below, splitting open part of her leg, cutting her elbow, and scraping and bruising her arm, she says. Chloe Pinkerton, 28, was...

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<![CDATA[The 'Skinny: Week 4 v. Giants]]> Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:33:55 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/208*120/455881068.jpg
The Redskins' short week brings another divisional matchup.

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<![CDATA[Caps' Winter Classic Sweaters Unveiled]]> Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:41:30 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/200*120/2015+Winter+Classic+washington+Capitals+sweater.jpg
The Washington Capitals unveiled the sweater the players will wear in the 2015 NHL Bridgestone Winter Classic against the Chicago Blackhawks at Nationals Park New Year's Day.

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