<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Sports]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.com en-us Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:23:51 -0400 Tue, 28 Apr 2015 01:23:51 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Sox-Orioles Game Postponed]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:08:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP120698137157.jpg
Monday's baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and the Baltimore Orioles was canceled because of clashes between protestors and police.

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<![CDATA[Man Out-Flexed By Woman]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:32:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/210*120/FlexCam.PNG
One woman brought her big guns to a recent Philadelphia Soul football game, but there was no reason to call the police. Wearing just a tank top, the woman wow'd the crowd after appearing on the flex cam.

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<![CDATA[Wizards Sweep Raptors With 125-94 Win]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:54:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20150426+Wizards.jpg
The Washington Wizards dominated the Toronto Raptors in Game Four of their playoff series, winning 125-94 and moving on to the next round of the NBA playoffs.

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<![CDATA[Islanders Defeat Capitals, 3-1, Force Game 7]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:54:39 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/caps+islanders+game+6.jpg
The New York Islanders defeated the Washington Capitals 3-1 Saturday, forcing the playoff series to Game 7 in Washington Monday.

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<![CDATA[Six Players Suspended After Brawl]]> Sun, 26 Apr 2015 04:33:43 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/sale+and+samardzija.jpg
Jeff Samardzija and Chris Sale were each suspended for five games by Major League Baseball for their roles in Thursday's melee between the Chicago White Sox and Kansas City Royals.

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<![CDATA[Wizards Take Commanding 3-0 Series Lead Over Raptors With Win]]> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 22:59:11 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/199*120/Wizards+Raptors+042415+471007448.jpg
The Washington Wizards took a commanding 3-0 lead in their Eastern Conference quarterfinals series against the Toronto Raptors with a 106-99 win Friday night.

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<![CDATA[Bettor's Guide to the Kentucky Derby]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:31:43 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP718172799342.jpg
How to get your best game on for the 141st Kentucky Derby airing live on NBC on May 2.

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<![CDATA[Gear Up For the Big Day at the Spiral Stakes]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:33:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-04-22+at+2.43.01+PM.png
Meet the horses, jockeys and owners at the Spiral Stakes as we gear up for the Kentucky Derby.]]>
<![CDATA[Meet a Special Yearling at Winstar Farms]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:27:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-04-22+at+2.22.27+PM.png
Audrina returns to Winstar Farms to meet the yearling she helped deliver just last year.]]>
<![CDATA[Train to Be a Jockey With the Pros]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 13:22:57 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-04-22+at+2.07.16+PM.png
We're at the North American Racing Academy to learn how to be a professional jockey.]]>
<![CDATA[Three Washington Wins in One Night]]> Thu, 23 Apr 2015 16:29:28 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010232556_1200x675_433098819588.jpg
The Capitals, Wizards and Nationals each scored victories Tuesday night. Dianna Russini reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Greg Hardy Suspended for 10 Games]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:57:21 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/greg-hardy-jason-garrett.jpg
The NFL announced Wednesday that Greg Hardy has been suspended 10 games without pay for conduct detrimental to the league.]]>
<![CDATA[Race to the Triple Crown]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:06:04 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/orb-wins.jpg
No horse has won the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes in the same year since 1978.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Blackhawks Give Fans Late-to-Work Excuse Note ]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 11:41:04 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Blackhawks-Predators-21-April-2015.jpg
For many diehard Blackhawks fans, Tuesday night’s game was filled with excitement, suspense, and a lot of yawns.

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<![CDATA[Seven Ways to Fake Being a Racing Expert]]> Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:39:43 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP233467296026.jpg
You're not a horse racing expert, but you can act like one for the Kentucky Derby. Amid all the hats, the mint juleps and the gambling, the real focus May 2 will be on the potential for something historic, as a...

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<![CDATA[LA NFL Stadium Plan Advances]]> Wed, 22 Apr 2015 01:38:14 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/chargers+raiders+stadium+rendering+5.jpg
A plan for a proposed stadium that could become home to the NFL's San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders cleared another key hurdle Tuesday night. The city council of Carson, California voted 3-0 to fast-track...

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<![CDATA[Wizards Defeat Raptors 117-106 in Game 2]]> Tue, 21 Apr 2015 23:35:09 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/182*120/Wizards+Raptors+042115+470582372.jpg
The Washington Wizards took a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference quarterfinals series with the Toronto Raptors with a 117-106 win Tuesday night.

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