John Feinstein: Most recent columns

NCAA tournament bubble sometimes isn’t big enough for two
GW and Davidson left their nail-biter Wednesday night with different outlooks on college basketball’s cruelest month.
 
Jerry Tarkanian won games, went on probation, didn’t take himself too seriously
(The Washington Post, February 11, 2015; 5:23 PM)
 
Navy earns its ‘Star’ in win over Army
(The Washington Post, February 7, 2015; 8:39 PM)
 
College basketball’s one-and-done rule must be done with immediately
(The Washington Post, January 31, 2015; 6:18 PM)
 
Darius ‘Pee Wee’ Gardner is making all the big shots for American University
(The Washington Post, January 24, 2015; 7:09 PM)
 
For college basketball coaches, the losses linger
(The Washington Post, January 16, 2015; 5:55 PM)
 
Yuta Watanabe, Japan’s ‘Chosen One,’ hopes his path to GW leads to NBA
(The Washington Post, January 14, 2015; 4:15 PM)
 
Shaka Smart finds balance along with plenty of success at VCU
(The Washington Post, January 10, 2015; 5:47 PM)
 
After 14th straight start, Caps know red-hot goalie Braden Holtby was their fourth star
(The Washington Post, January 1, 2015; 6:36 PM)
 
Maryland, Georgetown basketball should follow example of Philadelphia’s Big Five
(The Washington Post, December 4, 2014; 1:01 PM)
 
2014-15 NCAA basketball preview: At Kentucky, sophomores are the new freshmen
(The Washington Post, November 8, 2014; 6:35 PM)
 
Maryland scored a big win over Penn State — and lost a lot more
(The Washington Post, November 4, 2014; 9:42 AM)
 
Wizards haven’t won over this town yet
(The Washington Post, November 1, 2014; 10:57 PM)
 
After an opening night loss, the Capitals still have long way to go to reach hockey heaven
(The Washington Post, October 9, 2014; 11:44 PM)
 
At Michigan, Brady Hoke and Dave Brandon have a lot of heads shaking
(The Washington Post, October 2, 2014; 11:20 AM)
 
Navy football had chances for upset of Ohio State, but made too many mistakes
(The Washington Post, August 30, 2014; 6:48 PM)
 
Len Bias, like Pete Rose, shouldn’t be in a Hall of Fame
(The Washington Post, July 16, 2014; 6:49 PM)
 
LeBron James distinguishes himself by accepting and issuing apologies
(The Washington Post, July 11, 2014; 5:56 PM)
 
In O’Bannon trial, NCAA officials give amateur-hour performance
(The Washington Post, June 23, 2014; 6:02 PM)
 
By making a play for Wayne Gretzky, Washington Capitals’ next move could be a Great One
(The Washington Post, May 22, 2014; 11:17 AM)