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DC Sports Bog: May, 2013

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 05/31/2013

Ryan Zimmerman on statistics and 'nerds'

Nats third baseman further explains why he doesn't always love statistical breakdowns of his sport.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:55 PM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, Nats, Ryan Zimmerman, Tom Boswell

Posted at 12:44 PM ET, 05/31/2013

Elgin Baylor auction filled with D.C. sports treasures

Basketball great is auctioning off most of his sports collectibles; many reflect his Washington roots.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:44 PM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Elgin Baylor, NBA, Spingarn

Posted at 12:02 PM ET, 05/31/2013

Alfred Morris: 'I demand my respect'

Redskins second-year back says his contact-heavy running style keeps him healthy and in control.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:02 PM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 10:57 AM ET, 05/31/2013

White House spokesman asked for Obama's opinion on 'Redskins'

This was inevitable, I guess. Someone asked a White House spokesman whether Barack Obama had an opinion on the Washington football team's nickname.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:57 AM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, White House

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 05/31/2013

Davey Johnson, with goatee, looking sad

Even the manager's grimy rally goatee hasn't turned this scuffling season around for the Nats.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:12 AM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Nats

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 05/31/2013

Georgetown greats go to Miami to support Roy Hibbert

Otto Porter, Jeff Green and Greg Monroe travel south to watch another Hoya in the Eastern Conference finals.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:22 AM ET, 05/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  David Falk, Georgetown, Morning pixels, NBA, Otto Porter, Roy Hibbert

Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 05/30/2013

RGIII's playlist for Redskins OTA sessions

The rap heavy playlist was designed to be a team pleaser.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:17 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Niles Paul, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 05/30/2013

RGIII and Rebecca Liddicoat's wedding to be held in Denver

The Redskins coach said that the nuptials will not be at his home, despite rumors.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:16 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Mike Shanahan, Rebecca Liddicoat, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 05/30/2013

Eleanor Holmes Norton calls out Daniel Snyder over Redskins name on MSNBC

As the Redskins name change discussion enters its 10 zillionth day, D.C.'s congresswoman wonders about Dan Snyder's principles.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:54 PM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Luke Russert, MSNBC, Redskins

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 05/30/2013

Bryce Harper and Manny Machado talk about each other

Two of baseball's most exciting young stars spent five minutes on Wednesday talking about each other.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:42 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 05/30/2013

On the MASN split booths

The radio voice of the Caps speaks for thousands when he talks about how awkward MASN's split booths are for everyone involved.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:51 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Carpenter, MASN, Nats, Orioles, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 05/30/2013

Kevin Durant at DeMatha, in images

This is what it looks like when one of the best basketball players in the world visits a local high school for some pick-up action. (Hint: it looks like basketball.)

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:51 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  DeMatha, Kevin Durant, NBA

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 05/30/2013

Donovan McNabb on RGIII criticism: 'It's depressing to me'

Doug Williams also speaks on RGIII-mania.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 05/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Morning pixels, Nats, Nick Sundberg, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 05:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Another RGIII thank-you note (Photo)

Another fan, another wedding gift, another note.

By Sarah Kogod  |  05:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Watch Matt Hendricks and Karl Alzner fishing

Hockey players whose seasons are finished don't just go golfing. They also go fishing. Sigh. Here, fishy fishy fishy fishy.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:09 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks

Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Steve McCatty on Kurt Suzuki, Stephen Strasburg, Nathan Karns

Nats pitching coach refers to his catcher as 'Slappy,' compares his ace to a mule, and said his rookie can throw the dog doo-doo out of the ball.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:32 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Dave Jageler, Kurt Suzuki, Nathan Karns, Nats, Stephen Strasburg, Steve McCatty

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Adam Carriker's in-laws unknowingly grew weed on their farm

The McBrides came home one night to find the FBI raiding their farm.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:04 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Redskins

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 05/29/2013

Retired Patawomeck chief says he'd be offended if Redskins change name

Robert Green, longtime chief of a Fredericksburg-area tribe, says people are too touchy nowadays.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:45 PM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 05/29/2013

The 'O' at Nats Park

With orange filling the seats during two games at Nats Park this week, the National Anthem took on a slightly different tone.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:31 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Nats Park, Orioles

Posted at 10:54 AM ET, 05/29/2013

Which Redskins players would pose for Playgirl?

More than you'd think.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:54 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chris Chester, Kedric Golston, Niles Paul, Redskins, Stephen Bowen

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 05/29/2013

Oriole wins MASN player of the game in Nats rout

For the second straight May, an Orioles player won MASN's player of the game vote in a 9-3 loss to the Nats.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:16 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  MASN, Nats, Orioles

Posted at 09:19 AM ET, 05/29/2013

Joe Theismann says RGIII is a more refined quarterback

The Redskins legend says RGIII looks better than last year.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:19 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Denard Span, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Post Sports Live: Harper's health, Nats offensive woes and the Redskins 2013 offense

The PSL crew discussed how quickly Bryce Harper should return to the Nats' lineup, debates what the Redskins need to do to protect RGIII and offered bold predictions for the NBA Finals.

By Mitch Rubin  |  06:08 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Post Sports Live

Posted at 04:08 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Ken Harvey has a Kickstarter to make a comic book about FloatBall

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:08 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ken Harvey, Redskins

Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Davey Johnson's facial hair

Davey Johnson shave;Davey Johnson razor;Davey Johnson facial hair

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:46 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Nats

Posted at 01:54 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Ryan Zimmerman's vertical leap

A stray foul ball on Sunday forced Ryan Zimmerman to demonstrate that he could be a world champion high jumper.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:54 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Pierre Garcon hosting white party for Boys & Girls Club

The Redskins receiver is doing his part to help keep the organization's doors open.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Pierre Garcon, Redskins

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 05/28/2013

Bob Carpenter on Nats fans

MASN play-by-play voice would like to see Nats fans get more into the action.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:15 PM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Bob Carpenter, MASN, Nats

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 05/28/2013

RGIII's teammates need wedding gift ideas

What do you get a guy who has everything? No, seriously. They want to know.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:49 AM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Josh Morgan, Kedric Golston, Redskins, RGIII, Trent Williams

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 05/28/2013

Bryce Harper modeling for Under Armour

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:16 AM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Nats

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 05/28/2013

Gio Gonzalez's walk-up music, feat. Bob Carpenter

If you've ever wanted to hear Champagne For the Pain mixed with Bob Carpenter's voice, Gio Gonzalez has you covered.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:37 AM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Carpenter, Gio Gonzalez, Nats

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 05/28/2013

RGIII at Memorial Day Parade

Redskins quarterback rides through D.C. as an honorary Grand Marshal, but repeatedly tells media members that Monday's event was not about him.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:46 AM ET, 05/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Beer, Bryce Harper, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 10:29 PM ET, 05/25/2013

RGIII sent fans wedding gift thank-you notes (Photo)

Pretty sure this is worth the price of a welcome mat, plus shipping.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:29 PM ET, 05/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 05/25/2013

Lindsay Czarniak on hosting Indianapolis 500 coverage

The Fairfax County native will be the first woman to host coverage of Sunday's race, but her focus is on winning over the audience to a sport she loves.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:58 PM ET, 05/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN, IndyCar, Lindsay Czarniak, Media

Posted at 01:32 PM ET, 05/24/2013

RGIII, cake pans, wedding registries and fandom

In what I hope will be the last thing I write about wedding registries and cake pans for a while, I attempt to defend everything.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:32 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 05/24/2013

'Doin' It In The Park' hoops documentary evokes memories of D.C. playground scene

Bobbito Garcia's film about the NYC blacktop basketball culture brings up discussion of D.C.'s own playground scene, which has a rich history as well.

By Clinton Yates  |  01:01 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barry Farm, Elgin Baylor, Goodman League, Kevin Durant, Michael Beasley, Pick-up basketball

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 05/24/2013

Best Week in Washington Sports: Ernie Grunfeld

The Wizards GM is sitting on a gem of a draft pick.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:28 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Best Week, Ernie Grunfeld, Wizards

Posted at 12:06 PM ET, 05/24/2013

Maryland women's lacrosse team is intense, possessed

Sometimes words aren't enough to explain a team's intensity. Sometimes you need a photo with weird laser eyes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:06 PM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Terps

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 05/24/2013

FOX Sports 1 s RGIII promo

Fox Sports 1 releases a brief "The One For Amazing" promo, starring Robert Griffin III's finger.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:08 AM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox Sports, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 05/24/2013

Ryan Zimmerman's 'A Night at the Park' raises more than $300k

A collection of various D.C. athletes showed up to show support for the ziMS Foundation.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:46 AM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps, Nats, Nick Sundberg, Redskins, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 05/24/2013

RGIII at OTAs leads WaPo's A1

Robert Griffin III on a practice field is yet again the lead image in The Washington Post. He's now been pictured on A1 at least 26 times over the past 14 months.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:20 AM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Washington Post

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/24/2013

RGIII on his father's comments: 'I don't have a leash on my parents'

The Redskins quarterback doesn't have a problem with his outspoken dad.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fred Davis, Gio Gonzalez, Martell Webster, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Wizards

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 05/23/2013

A wonderful Redskins bicycle

If you're a D.C. hipster who grew up in, say, Rockville and live in, say, Bloomingdale and had a childhood love of, say, John Riggins, you'll like this bike.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:59 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 05/23/2013

Harry Reid draws analogy between Obama and Davey Johnson

Senate Majority Leader just can't stop talking about those plucky Washington Nationals.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:09 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Harry Reid, Nats

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 05/23/2013

Gary Williams mock draft has the Wizards taking Alex Len

Whether or not Alex Len is the best available player for the Wizards, one thing is true: fans would slam their faces into brick walls if the Wiz follow Gary Williams's advice.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:18 PM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Len, Comcast SportsNet, Gary Williams, Wizards

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 05/23/2013

ESPN provides live look-in at RGIII stretching

The offseason of RGIII continues, as SportsCenter goes live to Ashburn for video of nothingness and emptiness.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:55 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013

Adam Carriker, breakfast and vomiting

Redskins defensive lineman eats spaghetti for breakfast on game day. Twice, actually, since he vomits up the first plate.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Carriker, Redskins

Posted at 09:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013

Bryce Harper writes 'Pray 4 OK' on his game cap

The Nats outfielder debuted his own personal tribute to tornado victims.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:16 AM ET, 05/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Ian Desmond, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks, Morning pixels, Nats, Rafael Soriano

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 05/22/2013

Gio Gonzalez models Steve McCatty Playgirl shirt

Now we have photographic evidence that these shirts are as awesome as we thought they'd be.

By Sarah Kogod  |  04:09 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Nationals, Nats, Steve McCatty

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 05/22/2013

Ryan Hunter-Reay, the Indy 500 and the National Aquarium

The IndyCar driver talks about his love of marine life during a trip to the National Aquarium.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:01 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  IndyCar, Ryan Hunter-Reay

Posted at 02:26 PM ET, 05/22/2013

Kevin Durant's back tattoo has a misspelling (Updated)

Always bring an editor along when you get back tattoos.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:26 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kevin Durant, NBA

Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 05/22/2013

Wale name-drops Ted Leonsis in new track

Using an owner's name in a hip-hop track makes for good blogging, especially when lyrics sites have no idea who said owner is.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:17 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Ted Leonsis, Wale, Wizards

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 05/22/2013

In Quotes: Steve McCatty Playgirl edition

The team weighs in on the photo from the '80's.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:32 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Jordan Zimmermann, Mike Rizzo, Nats, Steve McCatty, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 05/22/2013

Ernie Grunfeld says this is a 'three-player draft'

Don't tell the Wizards' GM that this is a two-player draft in which he'll be picking third. He'll tell you to add one to your calculations.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:10 PM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ernie Grunfeld, Wizards

Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Kevin Durant talks about million-dollar Red Cross donation

D.C. product, wearing a Redskins hat, tells reporters God told him to help struggling families out.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:05 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kevin Durant, Redskins

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Stephen Strasburg talks about what's on his iPod

The Nats pitcher says he has eclectic tastes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:55 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Bryce Harper on Gregor Blanco's triple: video

Watch Harper appear to pull up short on the Giants's game-tying triple in the bottom of the ninth.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:22 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Nats

Posted at 08:47 AM ET, 05/22/2013

Jordan Reed struck by RGIII's humility

Redskins rookie tight end says his biggest surprise since joining the team has involved humility.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:47 AM ET, 05/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jordan Reed, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 08:45 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Randy Wittman's lottery advice to Bradley Beal: 'Don't mess it up'

Beal gets some solid lottery advice from his coach.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:45 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Randy Wittman, Wizards

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 05/21/2013

RGIII in Xbox Reveal

Much anticipated next-generation entertainment console release event features lots of images of Robert Griffin III, electronically crushing the Cowboys.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:25 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Bruce Bochy reportedly asked Davey Johnson to be on his All-Star staff

The Nats' skipper will reportedly spend All-Star weekend in New York, which will surely lead to 8,000 awesome Mets anecdotes.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:58 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Bochy, Davey Johnson, Nats

Posted at 01:23 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Look at the Giants celebrating the Nats' Game 5 collapse

You might not dislike the San Francisco Giants very much. Perhaps this photo could help.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:23 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Giants, Nats

Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Brooks Laich throws out Orioles first pitch

The Caps center delivered on his promise to "put some stank on it."

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:54 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps, Orioles

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 05/21/2013

Phillies fan seeks like-minded date to take to Nats Park

Are you from Philadelphia? Are you annoyed by Nats donkeys? I may have the perfect match for you.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:19 PM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Phillies

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Nats pitching coach Steve McCatty in 1984 Playgirl (Updated)

How long before the bullpen turns this into a T-shirt?

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:44 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Steve McCatty

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 05/21/2013

The new Griffining: posing in front of wedding gifts

The old Griffining: sitting on the ground, hands raised in triumph. The new Griffining: posing in front of wedding gifts?

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:46 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Alfred Morris's Eastern Motors commercial

The spot includes the promised cameo by Morris's beloved car, Bentley.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:27 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alfred Morris, Redskins

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Nats to wear camo jerseys on Memorial Day

It appears that the Nats will hit the field on Memorial Day in a complete camo ensemble.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:56 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, uniforms

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 05/21/2013

Tiger Woods on RGIII

In town to promote the AT

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:15 AM ET, 05/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Comcast SportsNet, Morning pixels, Redskins, RGIII, Tiger Woods

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 05/20/2013

Jeff Bostic strongly defends 'Redskins'

Longtime Hog and Redskins center energetically defends the Redskins team name and what it stands for.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:05 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Jeff Bostic, Redskins

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 05/20/2013

George Washington announces new court design

The new design includes a social media hashtag.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:37 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  George Washington, GW, GWU

Posted at 12:56 PM ET, 05/20/2013

Stephen A. Smith blames RGIII's fiancee, Rebecca Liddicoat, for gift controversy

A lot of things will be said about the registry controversy. This will undoubtedly be the most ridiculous.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:56 PM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rebecca Liddicoat, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 05/20/2013

Nats Memorial Day camo hats

The choice to use camouflage on Memorial Day has been met with mixed reviews.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:41 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, uniforms

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 05/20/2013

Fans explain why they bought RGIII wedding gifts

Many fans bought many gifts for a many who already has many dollars. Some of them explain why.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:59 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:46 AM ET, 05/20/2013

New York Post columnist says Caps have 'Culture of Losing'

Larry Brooks thinks the Caps have a 'culture of losing.' He should take a look at the Wizards.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:46 AM ET, 05/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Media, Morning pixels

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 05/19/2013

RGIII thanks fans for wedding gifts

The Redskins quarterback takes a pic with a mountain of boxes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:58 PM ET, 05/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 05/17/2013

Merrill Reese on why he hates the Redskins

Eagles play-by-play voice tells Philadelphia radio station why the Redskins have surpassed the Cowboys on his hatred list.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:05 PM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Eagles, Merrill Reese, Redskins

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 05/17/2013

Best Week in Washington Sports: Bradley Beal

The Wizards rookie guard is having the best week in Washington Sports.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:42 PM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Best Week, Bradley Beal, Wizards

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Bradley Beal on Derrick Rose: 'I think he's scared'

The Wizards guard weighs in on the Derrick Rose controversy.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:47 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bradley Beal, Derrick Rose, Wizards

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Alex Ovechkin in his walking boot

Caps winger texted this photo to the team doctor to make sure his boot was on correctly.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:21 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Caps fan travels from Kuwait for playoffs

You might love the Caps a lot, but one fan comes to D.C. from Kuwait every spring to watch his team's Stanley Cup hopes evaporate.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:51 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Maryland lacrosse using Maryland Pride sticks in NCAA quarterfinals

The women will have a fresh look when they take on Duke on Saturday.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:26 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Maryland, Terps

Posted at 09:51 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Adam Oates says he could beat up John Tortorella

I'd take Oates in just about any fight.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:51 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps

Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 05/17/2013

Stephen Strasburg has a career night

Everything came up Strasburg last night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  08:55 AM ET, 05/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Ian Desmond, Kirk Cousins, Kurt Suzuki, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 09:04 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Davey Johnson and Johnny Manziel

Davey Baseball, meet Johnny Football.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:04 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Nats

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 05/16/2013

La Canfora: Caps 'nowhere near' a Stanley Cup

If you want to read a strong, pointed column about the failures of the Washington Capitals, listen to Jason La Canfora on the radio.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:02 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Jason La Canfora, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Redskins removing burgundy collars from white jerseys

Many fans didn't like the odd-looking burgundy collars on Washington's white jerseys last season. Many fans will be happy with this news.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:35 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Bryce Harper's chin bandage

Like RGIII before him, Bryce Harper took the field on Wednesday night with a large bandage covering his chin.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:30 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Nats, RGIII

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 05/16/2013

RGIII will be an honorary grand marshal at Memorial Day parade

Redskins quarterback's busy offseason will continue as he joins Gary Sinise, Trace Adkins, Joe Mantegna on Constitution Ave.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:55 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Maryland athletes and 'DJ Dirty Terp'

Watch Dez Wells interview Maryland students while lounging on a beach blanket.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:37 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alyssa Thomas, Dez Wells, Pete DeSouza, Pete White, Terps

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Joe Gibbs and Mike Shanahan talk RGIII

Two Super Bowl winning coaches share a few laughs over Washington's phenom QB.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:22 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, Mike Shanahan, Redskins

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 05/16/2013

Bryce Harper's maybe, almost, not-quite concussion

"Nobody gets a concussion from getting hit on the chin."

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:20 AM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, John Wall, Mike Rizzo, Morning pixels, Nats, Wizards

Posted at 05:10 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Tortorella on the Caps and whining

Rangers coach twice points out how much 'whining' the Caps did during their playoff loss.

By Dan Steinberg  |  05:10 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Tortorella

Posted at 03:59 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Tony Kornheiser slams Caps fans

Tony Kornheiser lives in a different universe than I do, but in his universe, this is what Caps fans are like.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:59 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, ESPN 980, Ted Leonsis, Tony Kornheiser

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Mike Milbury criticizes Alex Ovechkin for 'whining'

Generic text summarizing yet another story about a noisy analyst upset about Alex Ovechkin's comments.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:30 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Jeremy Roenick, Mike Milbury

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Skip Bayless says Alex Ovechkin 'came up small'

Are you interested in a debate on ESPN's First Take about Alex Ovechkin? Well, I'm not really, either, but I transcribed it just the same.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:44 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, ESPN, Skip Bayless, Stephen A. Smith

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Three Virginia Indian tribes not offended by Redskins

"We're not worried about how some ball team is named."

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:49 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 05/15/2013

Michael Wilbon suggests that Alex Ovechkin is 'pathetic'

Longtime Ovechkin critic is on the attack again after Washington's first-round exit against the Rangers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:24 PM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, ESPN, Michael Wilbon, Tony Kornheiser

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013

Nats fans with hot hands in L.A.

Nats fans were catching everything last night.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:02 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fans, Nats

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 05/15/2013

DC United getting a team beer from DC Brau

DCU is off to a horrendous start. Perhaps some beer news will give fans something to cheer about.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:25 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Beer, D.C. United, United

Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 05/15/2013

Gio Gonzalez plays catch with a kid in the stands (Video)

Monday must have been "play catch with a kid" night at Dodger Stadium.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:04 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Nats

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 05/15/2013

Bryce Harper mourns the loss of his beard

Not everyone was sorry to see the facial hair disappear.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:33 AM ET, 05/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Kirk Cousins, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Post Sports Live: Capitals collapse, Harper's playing style and Strasburg's struggles

The PSL crew discussed the end of the Capitals' season, Stephen Strasburg's struggles, and Bryce Harper's aggressiveness on the field.

By Mitch Rubin  |  06:30 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Post Sports Live

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Harry Reid, Mitch McConnell agree on Bryce Harper's toughness

Move over RGIII. Harper is the new bipartisan hope.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:49 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Nats

Posted at 01:09 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Bryce Harper says he'll play hard, 'even if it kills' him

The young athlete needs to #RespectTheWall

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:09 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Denard Span, Nats

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 05/14/2013

Caps satire tells the future; Z-Burger jinxes D.C. teams

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:21 PM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 11:34 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Taylor Swift sings about the Redskins (Video)

Taylor Swift did some Washington D.C. pandering while at Verizon Center.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:34 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Sad Caps collapse is sad

Maybe we'll get over this. Not today. But some day.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:24 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Morning pixels

Posted at 12:45 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Bryce Harper's crash into the wall, in images

Here are the scary visuals from Bryce Harper's terrifying crash into the right-field wall in L.A.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:45 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Nats

Posted at 12:20 AM ET, 05/14/2013

Caps-Rangers: Faces of Game 7

There probably aren't a lot of great words for a repeated disappointment, so here are some images.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:20 AM ET, 05/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps

Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Tom Wilson hangs out with fans after first NHL game

After his NHL debut, Tom Wilson went to the Green Turtle and posed for photos with fans.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:21 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Steve Oleksy, Tom Wilson

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 05/13/2013

In Quotes: Caps Game 7 edition

A collection of the best words uttered about Game 7.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:50 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Alex Ovechkin, Caps, In Quotes, Karl Alzner, Matt Hendricks

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 05/13/2013

John Feinstein says Daniel Snyder 'knows no shame'

CBS Sports Radio host says the Redskins owner should watch “42” before deciding on team’s name.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:05 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Jim Rome, John Feinstein, Redskins

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Caps fan plans to watch Game 7 in his car

Because it's the Cup, and people are superstitious, one Caps fans will be in his driveway when the finale with the Rangers begins.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:02 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 05/13/2013

Josh Morgan supports Dan Snyder and Redskins team name

Count the Redskins receiver as a team name supporter.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:11 PM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Morgan, Redskins

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 05/13/2013

Athletes celebrate Mother's Day

Ian Desmond wins the "aawwww" award.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:39 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 09:57 AM ET, 05/13/2013

Taft gets his first Presidents Race win, untucks (Video)

The newest addition to the race jumps on board the untuck train.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:57 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Presidents Race, William Howard Taft

Posted at 09:20 AM ET, 05/13/2013

Kurt Suzuki's first career ejection (Video)

The Nats catcher got tossed arguing a call in the ninth inning.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:20 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Kory Lichtensteiger, Kurt Suzuki, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 07:25 PM ET, 05/12/2013

Alan May blasts officiating in game 6

Comcast SportsNet analyst has plenty to say after the Rangers have five power plays in Game 6, and the Caps have none.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:25 PM ET, 05/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alan May, Caps, Comcast SportsNet

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 05/12/2013

Tom Wilson's dad enjoys hospitality from Caps fans

A prospect's father came to Verizon Center without a Caps jersey on Friday night. By the end of the night, a stranger had fixed that problem.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:17 AM ET, 05/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Tom Wilson, Verizon Center

Posted at 11:29 PM ET, 05/10/2013

Redskins celebrate Caps game 5 win

In this era of peace and understanding from Ashburn to Half Street to Fun Street, everyone got happy on Friday night.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:29 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Chris Chester, Evan Royster, LaVar Arrington, Nats, Redskins, Ross Detwiler, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 11:10 PM ET, 05/10/2013

Mike Ribeiro's game-winning goal: the audio

A game 5 overtime winner prompts announcer fist-pumps, and bench celebrations, and a happy John Walton.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:10 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Walton, Matthieu Perreault, Mike Ribeiro

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 05/10/2013

Best Week in Washington Sports: Rafael Soriano

The Nats closer is having the best week in Washington sports.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:58 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Best Week, Nats, Rafael Soriano

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 05/10/2013

More Alex Ovechkin promo bloopers (Video)

Keep them coming. Thank you in advance.

By Sarah Kogod  |  01:26 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, John Carlson

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 05/10/2013

Emeka Okafor in a baby skills competition (Video)

Looks like the soon-to-be dad has some more practicing to do.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:32 PM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Emeka Okafor, Wizards

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 05/10/2013

RGIII and Rebecca Liddicoat wedding is July 6, according to registry

A registry for the Redskins quarterback reveals the couple's apparent wedding date.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:48 AM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 05/10/2013

RGIII and Rebecca Liddicoat getting married this summer, mom says

In an interview with FoxDC, Jackie Griffin revealed some things about her son.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:15 AM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rebecca Liddicoat, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 05/10/2013

The Ovechkin gif on the Stepan goal

Lots of people on the Internet were making fun of Alex Ovechkin on Thursday. Alan May drops some wisdom on those pixel slingers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:02 AM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Derek Stepan

Posted at 09:39 AM ET, 05/10/2013

Dan Snyder: 'We'll never change the name'

The Redskins team owner has taken a stand.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:39 AM ET, 05/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Caps, Dan Snyder, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins, Ryan Zimmerman

Posted at 03:58 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Darrell Green's son on playing for the Cowboys

Jared Green said we could see Darrell in a Cowboys jersey.

By Sarah Kogod  |  03:58 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cowboys, Darrell Green, Jared Green, Redskins

Posted at 03:38 PM ET, 05/09/2013

When Drew Storen was a rally cocktail waitress

The Nats' bullpen's latest good luck shenanigans were the greatest good luck shenanigans.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:38 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Storen, Nats, Ryan Mattheus, Tyler Clippard

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Nats untucking spreads further

Another win, another bunch of apparent converts to the great ninth-inning untucking craze.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:50 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Denard Span, Ian Desmond, Nats, Rafael Soriano

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Tigers fan wears Tiger suit to Nats Park

The arrival of Detroit for a pair of games in D.C. means the arrival of a dude in a tiger-print suit and tiger glove.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Tigers

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 05/09/2013

Logan Paulsen donates his hair to Locks of Love

When the Redskins tight end showed up to Monday's golf event, it was with freshly shorn locks.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:15 PM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Logan Paulsen, Redskins

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 05/09/2013

RGIII's pink cleats go for $15,000 at American Cancer Society auction

Not bad for a two hour appearance.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:45 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 05/09/2013

Pierre McGuire on Alex Ovechkin's 'head shot'

Alex Ovechkin's controversial penalty wasn't controversial for Pierre McGuire, who kept calling it a head shot.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:16 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Martin Erat, Media, Pierre McGuire

Posted at 10:55 AM ET, 05/09/2013

Tanya Snyder honored as mother of the year by American Cancer Society

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:55 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dan Snyder, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III, Tanya Snyder

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 05/09/2013

Bryce Harper and Ian Desmond's home run celebration

After Harper hits his 10th home run of the year, Ian Desmond pretends to punch him in the gut.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:16 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Ian Desmond, Nats

Posted at 09:36 AM ET, 05/09/2013

Caps say there's no place like home

The home ice advantage is on everyone's mind.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:36 AM ET, 05/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Bryce Harper, Caps, Ian Desmond, Karl Alzner, Morning pixels, Nats, Stephen Strasburg

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 05/08/2013

Drew Storen: still anti-wave

As pro- and anti- wave arguments continue to swirl through the Nats clubhouse, one relief pitcher stands by his stand.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:55 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Drew Storen, Nats, Ryan Mattheus

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 05/08/2013

RGIII 'Hope' poster is getting retired

After several high-profile media sightings, the man with the RGIII 'Hope' poster is retiring his sign.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:04 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 05/08/2013

RGIII makes bunny ears over his fiancee's head

During a luncheon honoring Daniel Snyder's wife, Robert Griffin III took the best picture.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:34 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 05/08/2013

Bagel shop puts Alex Ovechkin jersey in fridge

One Rangers fan attempts to influence the playoffs by putting a Caps jersey inside the cooler of his New Jersey deli.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:01 PM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 05/08/2013

The Caps get interviewed in front of plant life

With no practice, the Caps did their Tuesday media availability outside, which led to amusing scenes of hockey players in front of shrubs.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:01 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Adam Oates, Caps, Eric Fehr, Media, Troy Brouwer

Posted at 10:27 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Brian Orakpo talks about his new baby girl

The Redskins linebacker gets advice from teammates on raising a daughter.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:27 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Kedrick Golston, Redskins

Posted at 09:58 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Redskins teammates tease Kirk Cousins about singing

It wasn't long before word of these videos reached Cousins's Redskins teammates.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:58 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kedric Golston, Kirk Cousins, Redskins, Ryan Kerrigan

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 05/08/2013

Davey Johnson on wearing a cup

Nats manager tells the Junkies he got banged in the privates during spring training, and other funny stuff.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:09 AM ET, 05/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Bryce Harper, Davey Johnson, Morning pixels, Nats, Shirley Povich

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 05/07/2013

Post Sports Live: Capitals playoffs, Nationals improving and RGIII is everywhere

The PSL crew discussed games 1 and 2 of Caps-Rangers and whether Robert Griffin III is in danger of becoming overexposed.

By Mitch Rubin  |  06:00 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Post Sports Live

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 05/07/2013

The Tim Hortons ad in Verizon Center

Yes, there is a Tim Hortons ad at Verizon Center during the playoffs. No, that doesn't mean we're getting Tim Hortons.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:06 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Tim Hortons, Verizon Center

Posted at 02:41 PM ET, 05/07/2013

The Caps and Game 3

After Monday night's loss, the Caps are now an almost unfathomable 12-25 all-time in playoff game 3s.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:41 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Media, Rangers

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 05/07/2013

Josh Wilson to Kirk Cousins: 'No pressure, no diamonds'

Unfortunately, RGIII's catchphrase is non-transferable.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:24 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Josh Wilson, Kirk Cousins, Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 05/07/2013

Tom Hanks and Brian Williams watch Caps-Rangers

The Caps boast Pat Sajak and David Gregory. The Rangers counter with Tom Hanks and Brian Williams.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:18 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Williams, Caps, Tom Hanks

Posted at 12:17 PM ET, 05/07/2013

Brian Orakpo Leukemia Golf Classic has special meaning for Redskins players

The death of one of the event's patient heroes reminded everyone why the event was important.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:17 PM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Chris Chester, Kai Forbath, Kedric Golston, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, Ryan Kerrgian

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 05/07/2013

Davey Johnson spoke to the House GOP Whip team

Davey Johnson used his off day to chat with Harry Reid and some Republican House members.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:44 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Nats

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 05/07/2013

Ten seconds of RGIII (Video)

Ten seconds is better than no seconds, I guess.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:14 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 05/07/2013

The Dalai Lama wears a Terps visor

The Dalai Lama came to College Park, and rocked a Terps visor, hard

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:50 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dalai Lama, Terps

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 05/07/2013

Davey Johnson weighs in on RGIII

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:34 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Nats, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 05/07/2013

The Caps' too many men penalty

The funniest image from game 3 in New York came after the Caps were whistled for too many men on the ice.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:01 AM ET, 05/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Caps, Joe Beninati, Morning pixels, Nats

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 05/06/2013

Jordan Zimmermann pelted with sunflower seeds and gum during interview

Pitcher's in-game interview with Fox is interrupted by sunflower seed and bubble gum showers.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:29 PM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox, Jayson Werth, Jordan Zimmermann, Kurt Suzuki, Nats

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 05/06/2013

Larry Michael suggests Redskins fans should vote name-change politicians out of office

Voice of the Redskins tells ESPN 980 that if D.C. residents aren't pleased with talk of changing their favorite team's name, they could speak at the ballot box.

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:28 PM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN 980, Larry Michael, Redskins

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 05/06/2013

'Hail to the Senators' and 'Hail to the Redskins'

Want to check out the words and melody of a 1943 D.C. baseball anthem? Sure you do.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:53 PM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Library of Congress, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 05/06/2013

Ted Leonsis won't talk about the Stanley Cup

Caps owner takes a more conservative tone as his team heads into its sixth straight postseason.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:11 PM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  106.7 The Fan, Caps, Ted Leonsis

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 05/06/2013

Former Cap Bates Battaglia wins Amazing Race with Nats Park cameo

The former Caps forward and his brother just won this season of Amazing Race after Battaglia caught a baseball his brother dropped from a zipline above Nationals Park.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:47 AM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bates Battaglia, Caps, Nats

Posted at 09:56 AM ET, 05/06/2013

RGIII's Caps playoff message

Because it's 2013, the Caps began their playoff run with a special message from Robert Griffin III.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:56 AM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 05/06/2013

What Mike Green's game-winning goal sounded like

You've already seen Mike Green's Game 2 winner multiple times, but you haven't heard it until you've listened to a mic'd up Mike Ribeiro.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:13 AM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Mike Green, Mike Ribeiro, Morning pixels

Posted at 07:36 AM ET, 05/06/2013

RGIII at Kentucky Derby, Buffalo Wild Wings

Redskins quarterback poses with famous people in Kentucky, and then watches Floyd Mayweather at BW3.

By Dan Steinberg  |  07:36 AM ET, 05/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dr. J, Kentucky Derby, Redskins, RGIII, Scottie Pippen, Shaq

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 05/03/2013

SI on Alex Ovechkin's relationship with Maria Kirilenko

Caps wingertells Sports Illustrated that his relationship with the tennis star means 'no more crazy stuff.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  02:00 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, George McPhee, Maria Kirilenko, Sports Illustrated

Posted at 12:51 PM ET, 05/03/2013

A Caps fan's John Tortorella signs

It's only been one game, and yet one Caps fan is already calling for John Tortorella to lose his job.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:51 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, John Tortorella, Rangers

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 05/03/2013

Best Week in Washington Sports: Jason Collins

Jason Collins is having the best week in Washington sports.

By Sarah Kogod  |  12:32 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Best Week, Jason Collins, Wizards

Posted at 11:59 AM ET, 05/03/2013

WRC hires Dianna Russini as sports anchor/reporter

Local NBC affiliate completes its three-person on-air sports team with a former George Mason soccer striker.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:59 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dianna Russini, Media, WRC

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 05/03/2013

Rangers analyst 'not intimidated' by Caps

The Caps scored a pretty convincing Game 1 victory, but one MSG analyst 'wasn't that impressed.'

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:27 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Leetch, Caps, Media, Ron Duguay

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 05/03/2013

Kirk Cousins on potential gay teammates

The Redskins quarterback shares his thoughts on potentially having gay teammates.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:01 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kirk Cousins, Redskins

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 05/03/2013

AP poll finds support for 'Redskins' name; Redskins.com rejoices

After a nationwide AP poll finds broad support for keeping the Redskins nickname, the team's web site has a bit of a celebration.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:22 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 10:05 AM ET, 05/03/2013

Guy dancing in street before Caps game (Video)

Dance like no one is video taping you for the internet.

By Sarah Kogod  |  10:05 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Fans

Posted at 09:34 AM ET, 05/03/2013

Davey Johnson apologizes for 'Flunkies' joke that no one heard

The Nats manager just wants us all to get along.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:34 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Davey Johnson, Nats

Posted at 09:23 AM ET, 05/03/2013

Steve Oleksy hangs out with fans after Game 1 win

The Caps rookie blue-liner made the game-winning pass, stopped a puck with his face, and then hung out with fans at a Chinatown bar.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:23 AM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, F.P. Santangelo, Morning pixels, Nats, Steve Oleksy

Posted at 09:50 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Ian Desmond untucks

Rafael Soriano's untucking is well-established. But now his shortstop is joining in.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:50 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ian Desmond, Nats, Rafael Soriano

Posted at 09:28 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Steve Oleksy blocks puck with face

Because it's the playoffs, Steve Oleksy stopped a second-period shot with his face, and then skated off.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:28 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Steve Oleksy

Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Eric Fehr's dad makes his playoff debut

Caps-Rangers may be old hat to thousands of Caps fans, but to one Frank Fehr of Manitoba, this thing is super fresh.

By Dan Steinberg  |  04:45 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Caps, Eric Fehr

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 05/02/2013

How Al Koken became Smokin' Al

More than two decades ago, legendary WUSA sportscaster Glenn Brenner gave Al Koken a nickname that would stay with him throughout his career.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:29 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Al Koken, Caps, Comcast SportsNet, Media

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 05/02/2013

NFL Network analyst says Redskins would be good fit for Tebow

Tired of RGKnee talk and nickname talk and Mike Shanahan talk? Well, how about some Tim Tebow talk? That better?

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:43 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL Network, Redskins, RGIII, Tim Tebow

Posted at 01:28 PM ET, 05/02/2013

Atlanta mayor exchanges barbs with D.C. sports fans

During his lunch break on Wednesday, Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed had a brief back-and-forth with Washington sports fans.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:28 PM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Nats, Redskins, Wizards

Posted at 11:41 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Highlights from the RGIII ESPN The Magazine feature

Everything you can learn about RGIII without having access to RGIII.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:41 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins, RGIII, Robert Griffin III

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Alex Ovechkin enjoys Drake

Alex Ovechkin may be a mature man in his late '20s, but he can still enjoy head-bobbing to Drake in web videos.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:17 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Larry Michael backs RGIII on political correctness

The Redskins quarterback is unhappy about political correctness, and the Voice of the Redskins has his back.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:44 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Larry Michael, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 05/02/2013

Bryce Harper tries comedy in new Geico ad

Hey, look. It's Bryce Harper wearing kids clothes.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:33 AM ET, 05/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Orakpo, Bryce Harper, Caps, Mike Green, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

Posted at 03:16 PM ET, 05/01/2013

The autographed Caps car

You might like the Caps a lot, but this fan is getting the entire team to autograph the trunk lid of his new car.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:16 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Braden Holtby, Caps, Mike Green, Nicklas Backstrom

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 05/01/2013

Niles Paul: 'Rambo is my state of mind'

The Redskins tight end is taking the presence of another team Rambo in stride.

By Sarah Kogod  |  02:28 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bacarri Rambo, Niles Paul, Redskins

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 05/01/2013

Navy football season preview, inspired by 'Star Trek Into Darkness'

A football season preview as a movie trailer, with many nods to the upcoming J.J. Abrams film.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:48 PM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  College Football, Navy

Posted at 11:44 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Wilbon picks Caps to go to Stanley Cup finals

Longtime Ovechkin critic says the Caps will face the Blackhawks for the Stanley Cup.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:44 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, ESPN, Michael Wilbon

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Gio Gonzalez makes incredible diving catch

The Nats pitcher lays out to catch a bunt.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:14 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Gio Gonzalez, Nats

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 05/01/2013

RGIII sees 'the mistake' in staying in the Seahawks game

Yup, this is another item about Robert Griffin III talking about his playoff injury. Yup, you're going to click, even though you're sick of reading about it.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:40 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ESPN the Magazine, Mike Shanahan, Redskins, RGIII

Posted at 09:48 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Alex Ovechkin's almost-SI cover

Had Jason Collins not dominated the cover of Sports Illustrated this week, Alex Ovechkin might have made his cover debut.

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:48 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Media, Sports Illustrated

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 05/01/2013

Davey Johnson was opposing manager for Tim Hudson's first, 200th win

The Nats manager will make a cameo in the record books.

By Sarah Kogod  |  09:35 AM ET, 05/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brooks Laich, Bryce Harper, Caps, Davey Johnson, Gio Gonzalez, Jordan Bernstein, Morning pixels, Nats, Redskins

 

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