<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Sports]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/sportshttp://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.pngNBC4 Washingtonhttp://www.nbcwashington.comen-usMon, 25 Jul 2016 21:26:37 -0400Mon, 25 Jul 2016 21:26:37 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations<![CDATA[Chief Zee's Funeral to Be Held Wednesday]]>Mon, 25 Jul 2016 19:36:52 -0400http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/072016+chief+zee+2.jpg
Washington Redskins superfan Zema Williams, better known as Chief Zee, will be honored at a funeral Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[U.Md. Women's Basketball to Tour Italy]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 18:37:55 -0400http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/University+of+Maryland+Womens+Basketball+Practice+072216.jpg
The University of Maryland's women's basketball team is getting a jump on next season with a tour of Italy. Carol Maloney reports.

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<![CDATA[Olympian Ousted for Pot in 2012 Hopes for Redemption in Rio]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 12:26:43 -0400http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/Nicholas+Delpopolo+2.jpg
A New Jersey judoka who was expelled from the London 2012 Olympics after he tested positive for marijuana is looking for a second chance in Rio, according to reports. Nick Delpopolo, 27, has trained hard...

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<![CDATA[NBA Teams, Players React to All-Star Game Move]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 22:01:41 -0400http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/238*120/usa-adam-silver-nba-slideshow.jpg
Caving in to mounting pressure to move the annual event, the NBA joined a growing list of high-profile organizations, businesses and celebrities that have canceled events and pulled business out of North...

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<![CDATA[Maryland Kayaker to Compete in Olympics]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 18:45:11 -0400http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/md_kayaker.jpg
A kayaker born and raised in Maryland will compete in the Olympics this summer.]]>
<![CDATA[PHOTOS: Redskins Fans Mourn Death of DC Icon Chief Zee]]>Thu, 21 Jul 2016 00:07:04 -0400http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/072016+chief+zee+2.jpg
"We've lost a true institution here in Washington," fan Tommy Moorcones said at the vigil.

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