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Marshawn Lynch speaks, rips media

In Super Bowl press conference, Seahawks running back asks: “What are y’all here for?“

Werth gets jail time after reckless driving plea

Nationals’ Jayson Werth sentenced to 5 days in jail. He drove his Porsche at more than 100 mph on the Beltway.

RGIII: Last season ‘sucked’

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III called his benching a coach’s decision and also “an unfortunate decision.”

Nationals payroll: a closer look

The new deal with Max Scherzer might have bumped Washington into the top five spending teams in baseball.

Richard Sherman expects unborn son to do him ‘a favor’ and not emerge until after Super Bowl

The Seahawks star hopes that ‘we won’t have to cross that bridge.’

Atholton skates past Mustangs

Atholton skates past Mustangs

ICE HOCKEY | The No. 4 Raiders score early and shuts out No. 8 Marriotts Ridge in a clash of Howard County’s top two teams.

NFL: DeflateGate officials followed correct procedures

NFL: DeflateGate officials followed correct procedures

The NFL said their review showed game officials correctly handled the game balls during the AFC Championship game.

The 2015 Super Bowl Cheat Sheet

The 2015 Super Bowl Cheat Sheet

A one-stop resource for Super Bowl XLIX.

Why John Feinstein keeps voting Virginia, not Kentucky, No. 1

Feinstein says the Cavaliers’ resumé is more impressive thus far.

Much more than a star for Poland

Much more than a star for Poland

Marcin Gortat’s following has grown in Washington, but it pales to that in his home country.

The Super Bowl is awful, and it’s making me angry

The Super Bowl is awful, and it’s making me angry

Everything that’s awful about the Super Bowl.

MASN releases Nationals’ spring training broadcast schedule

MASN releases Nationals’ spring training broadcast schedule

The network will broadcast six spring training games and the Nationals’ exhibition game.

The day DeMatha toppled Kareem

The day DeMatha toppled Kareem

Friday marks the 50th anniversary of DeMatha’s win over Lew Alcindor’s Power Memorial team — the lone high school loss as a starter for the player who became Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

Browns’ Josh Gordon defends himself in letter to Charles Barkley and his other critics

Browns’ Josh Gordon defends himself in letter to Charles Barkley and his other critics

“I acknowledge that the repeated transgressions that have led up to this point have damaged my credibility, and for that, the only person to blame is me,” he writes.

Super Bowl 2015 preview and TV schedule

Super Bowl 2015 preview and TV schedule

The Seattle Seahawks will defend their Super Bowl title on Sunday against the New England Patriots.

Coach Tom Thibodeau’s relationship with Bulls front office reportedly ‘beyond repair’

Coach Tom Thibodeau’s relationship with Bulls front office reportedly ‘beyond repair’

Thibodeau’s intense style has come under question by some, but has been supported by others.

Marshawn Lynch speaks, rips media

Marshawn Lynch speaks, rips media

In Super Bowl press conference, Seahawks running back asks: “What are y’all here for?“

After gashing Pittsburgh on faceoffs, Eric Fehr finally starting to see himself as a center

After gashing Pittsburgh on faceoffs, Eric Fehr finally starting to see himself as a center

Fehr won 77 percent of his draws in the 4-0 rout over the Penguins, including 13 of 17 against Sidney Crosby.

The Wizards are selling standing-room only tickets to Marcin Gortat’s action figure night

Raptors + Saturday night + Marcin Gortat action figures = a big Wizards crowd

Everything you need to know before betting on the Super Bowl

Everything you need to know before betting on the Super Bowl

It looks like the point spread will be one of the smallest in Super Bowl history.

Maryland basketball at Ohio State: Previewing the game

Maryland basketball at Ohio State: Previewing the game

No. 16 Terps return to Columbus for nationally televised meeting with Buckeyes, who have won three of four.

NBA’s most-deserving all-star reserves

NBA’s most-deserving all-star reserves

The NBA will announce the seven reserves from each conference Thursday night. Which players should make the cut?

D.C. United news and notes

D.C. United news and notes

GM Dave Kasper addresses Inter Milan partnership, launching USL Pro team, Eddie Johnson, roster, preseason.

Shea: Cavanaugh will help Griffin

Shea: Cavanaugh will help Griffin

If Robert Griffin III gets consistent advice and is treated with respect, his offseason QB tutor predicts he’ll benefit from Washington’s new QB coach.

Documentary explores how 2006 Final Four run changed George Mason

Documentary explores how 2006 Final Four run changed George Mason

Graduate student Jake McLernon created ‘8 Years Past Midnight’ for his Master’s capstone project.

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Longtime DeMatha coach Morgan Wootten recalls 1965 Power Memorial win

Longtime DeMatha coach Morgan Wootten recalls 1965 Power Memorial win

Legendary DeMatha basketball coach Morgan Wootten recounts the Stags' historic 46-43 win over Power Memorial from 1965. Additional photos by Toni Sandys. Additional media/video/images provided by DeMatha Catholic.

2015 football schedules for U-Va., Virginia Tech

2015 football schedules for U-Va., Virginia Tech

The Hokies and the Cavaliers now know their upcoming football schedules.

Super Bowl commercials 2015: Pierce Brosnan is nothing like James Bond in Kia spot

There’s no mission. And that sniper is a snowy owl.

The Jewish Jordan, but for walk-ons

The Jewish Jordan, but for walk-ons

How Jacob Susskind went from a tiny Jewish day school to big-time sports.

RGIII: Last season ‘sucked’

RGIII: Last season ‘sucked’

Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III called his benching a coach’s decision and also “an unfortunate decision.”

Watch Rob Gronkowski, Marshawn Lynch in ‘Mortal Kombat’

We learn that Lipitor and Viagra are not the same thing.

Forest Park’s Baldwin has flair

Forest Park’s Baldwin has flair

WRESTLING | Forest Park’s Jacar Baldwin has all the moves to improve upon his fourth-place finish in the Virginia 6A state meet last season.

Mark Few enjoying Gonzaga’s success as March looms

Mark Few enjoying Gonzaga’s success as March looms

Mark Few may have his best team yet at Gonzaga, but most are waiting until March and the NCAA tournament to measure the Bulldogs.

John Wall to see doctor for migraines Friday

John Wall to see doctor for migraines Friday

Wall said migraines have bothered him for about two weeks.

Don’t buy into the resurgence of the Terps just yet

Don’t buy into the resurgence of the Terps just yet

Maryland has so far failed to apply that perimeter pressure that would unnerve and unsettle an opponent and generate turnovers.

Chad Grimm joins Washington coaching staff

Chad Grimm joins Washington coaching staff

A former Virginia Tech linebacker, Chad Grimm named defensive quality control coach in Washington.

Here are the best and worst Super Bowl Squares

Here are the best and worst Super Bowl Squares

The most coveted square is 0,0, which has the highest probability of occurring based on the scoring between eventual playoff teams over the past decade.

With 12th goal this month, Alex Ovechkin overtook NHL’s lead

With 12th goal this month, Alex Ovechkin overtook NHL’s lead

With his fourth two-point effort in five games, Oveckhin is on a blistering pace and is the only NHLer with double-digit goals this month.

Sherman, Revis prepare to battle in Super Bowl

Sherman, Revis prepare to battle in Super Bowl

Sunday’s game features perhaps the NFL’s top two cornerbacks vying for bragging rights.

Throwback Thursday: Baseball’s first hall of famers

On this day 79 years ago, the Baseball Writers Association of America elected the first five members of the Baseball Hall of Fame. Eight decades later, debate about the process lingers.

LeGarrette Blount is at the center of latest Patriots conspiracy theory

LeGarrette Blount is at the center of latest Patriots conspiracy theory

Was there any funny business going on when he left Pittsburgh and quickly signed with New England?

Terps, Trimble ready for D’Angelo Russell, OSU

Terps, Trimble ready for D’Angelo Russell, OSU

Maryland freshman on facing highly touted Buckeyes guard: “It’s about Maryland vs. Ohio State.“

Andy Murray defeats Tomas Berdych, hopes fourth time is the charm at Australian Open

Andy Murray defeats Tomas Berdych, hopes fourth time is the charm at Australian Open

Murray is only the second player to lose three times in the Aussie Open final.

Nationals payroll: a closer look

Nationals payroll: a closer look

The new deal with Max Scherzer might have bumped Washington into the top five spending teams in baseball.

Serena Williams ousts Madison Keys, will face Maria Sharapova for Aussie Open title

Serena Williams ousts Madison Keys, will face Maria Sharapova for Aussie Open title

Williams ends Key’s eye-opening run and will go for her 19th Grand Slam championship.

Shutting out Pittsburgh ‘a good reminder’ for Capitals after four-game slide

Shutting out Pittsburgh ‘a good reminder’ for Capitals after four-game slide

When the Capitals play how they hope to, dictating the pace and matching physicality, the games will look like this 4-0 beating of the Penguins.

Gassed Wizards stumble

Gassed Wizards stumble

On the second night of a back-to-back to close out a four-game western road trip, Washington can’t muster the energy to close out a comeback in Phoenix.

Disembodied hand of Thaddeus Young won’t stop touching Andrew Wiggins’s ear

The Timberwolves rookie appears to take the mild hazing in stride during a post-game media session.

Goal videos from U.S.’s 3-2 loss at Chile

Goal videos from U.S.’s 3-2 loss at Chile

Brek Shea and Jozy Altidore scored in the the Americans’ first test of 2015.