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Pregame notes for the Capitals’ preseason opener vs. Buffalo
Coach Barry Trotz will start Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom on the top line, but that might look totally different by the third period.
 
U.S. soccer players abroad, weekend roundup
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 4:20 PM)
 
Aaron Barrett making a case for postseason bullpen spot
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 12:52 PM)
 
Nationals-Marlins discussion thread: Game 155
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 12:40 PM)
 
‘No pain’ in Dmitry Orlov’s wrist, but Capitals defenseman still unsure about return
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 12:24 PM)
 
Redskins WR DeSean Jackson a go for Philadelphia homecoming
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 11:59 AM)
 
Redskins at Eagles: Week 3 discussion thread
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 11:41 AM)
 
Nationals rest starters in finale against Marlins
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 11:39 AM)
 
Reunited with Barry Trotz, Capitals forward Joel Ward hopes to build off career year
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 11:33 AM)
 
Redskins at Eagles: Week 3 live blog
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 11:18 AM)
 
Capitals announce roster for preseason opener vs. Buffalo
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 9:07 AM)
 
Redskins at Eagles: Game day notes for Washington’s Week 3 matchup
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 9:00 AM)
 
Redskins QB Kirk Cousins honors marriage with silicone ring
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 7:00 AM)
 
Video, match report: Silva scores twice in D.C. United’s 3-3 tie at Chicago
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 1:24 AM)
 
Jordan Zimmermann suffers bruised shoulder, survives scare
(The Washington Post, September 21, 2014; 12:03 AM)
 
Maryland-Syracuse postgame: Jacquille Veii returns to running back, defense reshuffles
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 9:46 PM)
 
MLS matchday: D.C. United at Chicago
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 7:37 PM)
 
Ryan Zimmerman returns to Nationals in an unsettled role, feeling fortunate
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 7:36 PM)
 
Nationals-Marlins discussion thread: Game 154
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 6:45 PM)
 
Mike Jones and Jason Reid’s keys for Redskins vs. Eagles
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 6:00 PM)
 
Maryland TE Andrew Isaacs out for season with dislocated knee
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 3:41 PM)
 
Ryan Zimmerman returns, playing left field and batting sixth
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 3:26 PM)
 
Akeem Davis not fined for helmet-to-helmet hit
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 3:00 PM)
 
For early preseason games, Capitals Coach Barry Trotz plans to switch up lines
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 1:44 PM)
 
Sean McVay sees improvements in Kirk Cousins’s game
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 1:00 PM)
 
Maryland football at Syracuse: Injury update and open discussion thread
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 12:15 PM)
 
Maryland gameday link roundup: Terps at Syracuse
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 11:59 AM)
 
The Nationals’ pitching staff is staying healthy and dominating hitters
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 11:18 AM)
 
No extension talks for defenseman Mike Green, but confidence from Capitals brass
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 11:14 AM)
 
Maryland football at Syracuse: Previewing the game
(The Washington Post, September 20, 2014; 7:30 AM)
 
Ryan Zimmerman to be activated Saturday
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 6:56 PM)
 
Nationals-Marlins discussion thread: Game 153
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 6:45 PM)
 
Rafael Soriano bounces back, confident he’ll make playoff roster
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 6:43 PM)
 
Capitals GM MacLellan talks injuries, training camp, centers and ‘high expectations’
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 6:14 PM)
 
Trotz: Alex Ovechkin moving back to LW because ‘he’s way more dangerous’ there
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 5:20 PM)
 
Tonight’s Nationals-Marlins lineups
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 3:33 PM)
 
DePaul nabs commitment from O’Connell forward Oumar Barry
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 2:21 PM)
 
Thompson does his part to help Redskins prep for Sproles, McCoy
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 2:19 PM)
 
Capitals forward Tom Wilson (ankle) taking recovery ‘day-by-day and week-to-week’
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 2:12 PM)
 
A look at the Nationals’ potential first-round opponents
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 2:00 PM)
 
Redskins injury report: DeSean Jackson ‘questionable’ for Sunday
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 1:52 PM)
 
Redskins-Eagles: Five story lines to monitor in Week 3
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 12:14 PM)
 
Madison OF Owen Socher commits to William and Mary
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 11:11 AM)
 
Maryland football at Syracuse: Story lines to watch
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 10:33 AM)
 
Matt Williams, Nationals coaches have a lineup card superstition
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 10:00 AM)
 
U.S. women’s soccer team defeats Mexico in final World Cup qualifying tuneup
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 9:24 AM)
 
The Test: Why Washington needs to pressure Nick Foles, and how it can
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 9:00 AM)
 
Redskins-Eagles Q&A: Kirk Cousins, Nick Foles and non-DeSean reasons for intrigue
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 7:30 AM)
 
Gio Gonzalez hitting a groove at the right time
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 7:00 AM)
 
Ryan Grant ready for more opportunities after strong Week 2 showing
(The Washington Post, September 19, 2014; 6:00 AM)