<![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 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:19:56 -0400 Thu, 31 Jul 2014 20:19:56 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Nats Acquire Indians' Cabrera]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 18:15:36 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/218*120/451446088.jpg.jpg
The two-time All-Star will likely play second base for the Nationals.

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<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: Pushing Through Training Camp Wall]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 15:37:59 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Redskins+sprints+073114.jpg
The Redskins are one week into training and one week away from their first preseason game.]]>
<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: Defense Stands Out on Day 7]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:33:35 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/deangelo-hall9.23.11.jpg
The Redskins' defense came ready to work on Day 7 of training camp.]]>
<![CDATA[Durant on Possibility of D.C. Homecoming]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 15:00:48 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/204*120/452532458.jpg.jpg
The reigning NBA MVP addressed his future in meeting with reporters Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Caps' Trotz Discusses Lineup Construction]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:36:09 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/194*120/478767155.jpg.jpg
The Capitals coach offered some insight in a recent NHL.com interview.

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<![CDATA[D.C. Lawyer Elected as NBPA Executive Director]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 08:55:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/636271.jpg.jpg
Michele Roberts will head the NBA's players association.

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<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: Tough Practice on Day 5]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:34:00 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/redskins+training+camp+day+5+gabe+miller+ted+bolser.jpg
The Redskins practiced in full pads Monday, the hardest practice of training camp so far.

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<![CDATA['Skins Fan Turns Autographs Into Tattoos]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:08:57 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/205*120/159039408.jpg.jpg
Redskins fan Charlie White wants all 22 starters' signatures permanently etched into his arm.

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<![CDATA[Gruden's Imprint on Camp]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:05:27 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007310864_1200x675_312837699718.jpg
News4's Dianna Russini joins the Redskins at training camp in Richmond, and sees the impact a new coach is having.]]>
<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: 'Skins Roster Moves]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 20:05:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007310035_1200x675_312811075836.jpg
Physicality is the theme of practice at Redskins Training Camp in Richmond now. Dianna Russini reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Over 25,000 Compete in SF Marathon]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 19:05:27 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/181*120/marathon_preps_sf2.jpg
Thousands of people from all over the country winded their way through the streets of San Francisco bright and early Sunday to compete in the city's annual marathon. A Berkeley woman won the San...]]>
<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: RG3 Looks Good, Wins Praise]]> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 14:17:17 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/robert+griffin+fans.jpg
I cannot imagine how difficult it was for the players to wake up this morning. It was cool, rainy, and early -- the perfect sleeping weather!]]>
<![CDATA[Caps' Ward Provides Perspective On Trotz]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:46:01 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/201*120/187631356.jpg.jpg
Ward played under Trotz for three seasons with the Nashville Predators.

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<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: Putting on the Pads in Day 3]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:38:44 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/RedskinsFlag+.jpg
Day 3 of Training Camp here in Richmond and the shoulder pads are on! After months of running plays wearing shorts, the team finally is playing real football.

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<![CDATA[Reinsdorf Hospitalized in New York]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 04:49:52 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Reinsdorf+Smart.jpg
Chicago Bulls and White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf was hospitalized Friday night after an "episode of light-headedness," the Chicago White Sox said in a statement. Reinsdorf's "episode" required...

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<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: RG3 Working on Chemistry With Djax]]> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:26:35 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-07-24_1109.jpg
RG3 had a rough day yesterday completing passes to DeSean Jackson and Pierre Garcon, but today he's seemed to settle in the pocket more comfortably.

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<![CDATA[Redskins Fans Discuss Team Name at Training Camp]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:35:57 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007290297_1200x675_312252483630.jpg
News4's Chris Gordon spoke to fans at training camp in Richmond about the name "Redskins."]]>
<![CDATA[Former Redskin Fred Davis Pleads Not Guilty in D.C. Assault]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:29:54 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/152651518+%281%29.jpg
Tight end Fred Davis turned himself in to police, sources told News4.

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<![CDATA[Redskins Kick Off Training Camp With First Practice ]]> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:16:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0724Redskins1.jpg
Redskins training camp kicked off Thursday -- check out photos from the first practice of the season.

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<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: 2nd Practice Moved, Closed to Public]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:59:11 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-07-24_1109.jpg
There was concern that practice would be moved indoors, but instead the Redskins pushed practice back 30 minutes. That didn't help, though, because it poured through the first hour of practice.

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<![CDATA['Skins Fans Brave Downpours to Attend Camp]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:19:41 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/198*120/BtUCCHfCMAAo7a-.jpg.jpg
As camp kicked off at around 8:30 a.m., Richmond was enveloped by a steady stream of storms, leaving the uncovered masses soaking wet. No matter, though.

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<![CDATA[Which Caps 'D' Should Run PP?]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:06:42 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/209*120/185770148.jpg.jpg
The Capitals have three viable options in Mike Green, John Carlson and Matt Niskanen.

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<![CDATA[Nats' Barrett Wins National Anthem Standoff]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:29:48 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/209*120/Screen+Shot+2014-07-23+at+8.10.22+PM.png
Aaron Barrett faced Brandon Barnes in a post-anthem standoff before Wednesday's game.

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<![CDATA[Zimmerman Out With 'Substantial' Hamstring Strain]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:20:25 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/218*120/452542696.jpg.jpg
The third baseman will miss even more time after already missing 44 games this season.

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<![CDATA[Russini in Richmond: Getting Ready for Day One]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:25:19 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20140723+Gruden.jpg
News4's Dianna Russini is in Richmond throughout Redskins Training Camp, and sending regular reports. Here's today's news from camp.]]>
<![CDATA[Redskins Training Camp: Everything You Need to Know]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 18:51:49 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20140218+DeAngelo+Hall.jpg
The Washington Redskins NFL team begin their training for the 2014 season Thursday -- and you’re invited. Check out our tips to maximize your time at the event or to turn it into a weekend break.

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<![CDATA[What to Watch at Redskins Camp]]> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 08:51:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/205*120/186338485.jpg.jpg
Training camp begins Thursday morning in Richmond, so here are three areas to key in on.

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<![CDATA[Arby's Gives RGIII's Parking Space to LaVar Arrington]]> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:36:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/arbys+parking+spot+reserved+for+lavar+arrington.jpg
An annual tradition is starting at the Arby's across the street from Redskins training camp.

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<![CDATA[Wizards Unveil Alternate Uniform ]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 11:57:48 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/cdn.mse.psddev.jpg
The Wizards will add a navy jersey for the 2014-15 season.

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<![CDATA[Desmond's 5-Hit Night Gets Nats to First Place]]> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 09:35:06 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/208*120/452500340.jpg.jpg
Ian Desmond went five-for-five as the Nationals took over sole possession of first place in the NL East.

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<![CDATA[WNBA Coach Michael Cooper has Tongue Cancer]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:24:09 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP13030709140.jpg
Atlanta Dream coach Michael Cooper has early stage tongue cancer and has taken a leave from the WNBA team. He will have surgery this week at Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University in Atlanta and a...

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<![CDATA[Over Ovi: Kirilenko Calls Off Engagement to NHL Star]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:45:45 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007247410_1200x675_310549059772.jpg
It's a rough off-season for Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals. His former fiancee, Russian tennis player Maria Kirilenko, called off the engagement.]]>
<![CDATA[Dianna Russini Throws Out First Pitch]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:43:32 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007247399_1200x675_310547011659.jpg
See News4's Dianna Russini's baseball debut as she throws out the first pitch at a Bethesda Big Train game.]]>
<![CDATA[Will 'Skins Change Name by 2016?]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 12:10:34 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/218*120/Screen+Shot+2014-06-16+at+8.46.51+AM3.png
One informed opinion believes so.

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<![CDATA[Redskins Announce Training Camp Ticket Lottery]]> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:40:32 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/216*120/149308618.jpg.jpg
Early August practices will require fans to sign up for tickets in advance.

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