Nats’ bullpen questions remain unanswered

Injuries and uneven performances have prevented relievers from finding comfortable roles.

Wizards aim to double down on road success

Washington is 6-1 on the road in the playoffs since last season and could be poised to seize control of the series with a Game 2 win Tuesday.

RGIII on contract ending: ‘Can’t let that stress me out’

Griffin also said he’s watching a lot of film this offseason and that Tom Brady didn’t give him any QB advice.

Surprising debate: How many batters does ‘batting around’ take?

Even the players and experts can’t agree. So, are you on Team Nine or Team 10?

Tuesday kickaround: Champions League, 40-yard goal video, Americans abroad, Luis Silva

Tuesday kickaround: Champions League, 40-yard goal video, Americans abroad, Luis Silva

UEFA Champions League TV and online listings. Americans abroad. Gedion Zelalem. Steve Cherundolo. Video of 40-yard goal in NASL.

Wizards look to again rely on defensive “calling card” in Game 2

Wizards look to again rely on defensive “calling card” in Game 2

Fresh off a Game 1 effort that featured traps and help defense, the Wizards hope to again pester the Raptors’ offense.

Nats get first big test of the season with series against the Cardinals

Nats get first big test of the season with series against the Cardinals

The Nationals have steadied themselves against National League East competition, but will face one of the National League’s best teams this week.

Biggest error of the Nationals season? Dumping Chuck Brown’s ‘Bustin’ Loose’.

Biggest error of the Nationals season? Dumping Chuck Brown’s ‘Bustin’ Loose’.

The Nationals quietly stopped playing the Godfather of Go-Go after home runs. Now, longtime fans are upset about it.

Analysis of Reds Manager Bryan Price’s 77 F-bombs rant at reporter

Analysis of Reds Manager Bryan Price’s 77 F-bombs rant at reporter

Incessant questions from the media cause Reds Manager Bryan Price to erupt at reporter in an expletive-filled rant.

If the Redskins get a raw deal on the schedule, fans can hardly complain

If the Redskins get a raw deal on the schedule, fans can hardly complain

A study from the University of Buffalo shows that only one team has played fewer games against teams with a significant rest advantage the past dozen years.

Man charged with aggravated assault after LeBron James-vs.-Michael Jordan argument

Man charged with aggravated assault after LeBron James-vs.-Michael Jordan argument

We don’t know which side the man took, but we can make a pretty safe assumption.

TV and radio listings for April 21

TV and radio listings for April 21

Your daily guide to the world of sports on television and radio.

Reds Manager Bryan Price drops 77 F-bombs in epic rant (now with audio!)

Reds Manager Bryan Price drops 77 F-bombs in epic rant (now with audio!)

He was not happy about the media giving away valuable information to other teams. Not happy at all.

Surprising debate: How many batters does ‘batting around’ take?

Surprising debate: How many batters does ‘batting around’ take?

Even the players and experts can’t agree. So, are you on Team Nine or Team 10?

An NBA wife’s guide to keeping her husband happy during the playoffs

An NBA wife’s guide to keeping her husband happy during the playoffs

Jackie Christie, the wife of former player Doug Christie, says NBA wives need to provide support ... like private stripping and foot rubs.

Woman behind home plate at Cubs-Pirates game takes nasty foul ball to head

Woman behind home plate at Cubs-Pirates game takes nasty foul ball to head

The ball was caught by the protective netting, but the woman was standing in front of her seat and the netting had enough slack that the ball still made contact with the fan.

In leaked video, Warren Sapp gives police intimate details of encounter with prostitutes

In leaked video, Warren Sapp gives police intimate details of encounter with prostitutes

The Hall of Fame player, who was fired by the NFL Network following the incident, could face up to six months in jail if convicted on assault and solicitation charges.

Young MMA fan with Down Syndrome gets his wish: Time in the octagon with former UFC fighter Nate Quarry

Jake “The Snake” Beckmann, 19, was given a “World Heavyweight Champion” belt after getting MMA veteran Nate Quarry to tap out.

Sweet redemption: Raptors’ Lou Williams wins Sixth Man Award

Sweet redemption: Raptors’ Lou Williams wins Sixth Man Award

After an agonizing two-year journey -- featuring a severe knee injury and a humbling trade -- Lou Williams has been honored by winning the Sixth Man Award.

Baltimore Orioles are sloppy in 7-1 loss to Red Sox on Patriots’ Day

Baltimore Orioles are sloppy in 7-1 loss to Red Sox on Patriots’ Day

Baltimore commits season-high three errors in losing series finale to Red Sox at Fenway Park in a game shortened by rain.

Nats’ bullpen questions remain unanswered

Nats’ bullpen questions remain unanswered

Injuries and uneven performances have prevented relievers from finding comfortable roles.

Wizards aim to double down on road success

Wizards aim to double down on road success

Washington is 6-1 on the road in the playoffs since last season and could be poised to seize control of the series with a Game 2 win Tuesday.

Craig Stammen undergoes successful flexor tendon surgery

Craig Stammen undergoes successful flexor tendon surgery

Reliever was given a 10-month timetable for recovery and is expected to be ready for spring training.

Islanders contain Alex Ovechkin, Capitals’ league-best power play

Islanders contain Alex Ovechkin, Capitals’ league-best power play

Through three games, New York’s defense has largely bottled up Washington’s man advantage unit

Redskins troll the Eagles after they sign Tim Tebow

The Eagles signed a guy who’s been out of the league for two years, but that’s none of the Redskins’ business.

O’Connell’s Rafi Vazquez commits to Coastal Carolina baseball after dominant showing

O’Connell’s Rafi Vazquez commits to Coastal Carolina baseball after dominant showing

The Knights right-hander commits to Coastal Carolina after showcasing his stuff at a tournament in South Carolina.

RGIII on contract ending: ‘Can’t let that stress me out’

RGIII on contract ending: ‘Can’t let that stress me out’

Griffin also said he’s watching a lot of film this offseason and that Tom Brady didn’t give him any QB advice.

In ‘biggest game of the year,’ Capitals look to tie series with Islanders at 2-2

In ‘biggest game of the year,’ Capitals look to tie series with Islanders at 2-2

The difference between falling behind 3-1 and returning home facing a best-of-three is immense, the Capitals said.

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Highs and lows of Tim Tebow

Highs and lows of Tim Tebow

As the quarterback looks for a comeback with the Philadelphia Eagles, here's a look at his career.

Fehr sidelined for at least two games

Fehr sidelined for at least two games

Caps forward Marcus Johansson missed most of practice with a lower-body injury suffered not long after Eric Fehr left Game 3.

Ted Leonsis says Capitals fans will be louder — and classy — hosts for Game 5

Ted Leonsis says Capitals fans will be louder — and classy — hosts for Game 5

Leonsis says his ownership group experienced a “moment” at Sunday’s game.

Redskins have large turnout for first day of offseason program

Redskins have large turnout for first day of offseason program

Redskins players said they believed they had 100 percent attendance for the start of offseason workouts, and took that as an encouraging sign.

Meb Keflezighi surprises Hilary Dionne at Boston Marathon finish line

Meb Keflezighi surprises Hilary Dionne at Boston Marathon finish line

Keflezighi, last year Boston Marathon champion, helped make Dionne’s finish at this year’s race a memorable one.

With Connor McDavid, even the Oilers can’t screw this up. Right?

With Connor McDavid, even the Oilers can’t screw this up. Right?

The Edmonton Oilers won the NHL’s draft lottery, again, giving them the right to draft Connor McDavid, the most heralded prospect since Sidney Crosby. What could go wrong?

Before White House appearance, Ohio State football team visits MLK memorial

Before White House appearance, Ohio State football team visits MLK memorial

On its way to celebrating their national championship, Urban Meyer’s team took in the sights on the Tidal Basin.

Video of Christine Nairn’s sensational goals in Spirit’s home opener

Video of Christine Nairn’s sensational goals in Spirit’s home opener

At Maryland SoccerPlex, Washington overcame an early deficit to defeat NWSL champion FC Kansas City, 3-1. Two of the goals were special. Watch:

Marshall Henderson zings Erin Andrews for boyfriend’s drug arrest

Marshall Henderson zings Erin Andrews for boyfriend’s drug arrest

He’s been waiting almost two years for this moment.

Caps teammates Joel Ward and Tom Wilson are torn about whether to root for the Wizards or Raptors

Caps teammates Joel Ward and Tom Wilson are torn about whether to root for the Wizards or Raptors

#WeTheNorth or #dcRising? It’s a tough call for Ontario natives who call D.C. home.

Fourth line fuels Islanders

Fourth line fuels Islanders

“Not only are they physical, but they can skate,” Islanders captain John Tavares said of New York’s fourth line.

Westlake’s Kiara Parker to sign with Arkansas

Westlake’s Kiara Parker to sign with Arkansas

Westlake sprinter Kiara Parker commits to Arkansas and will sign her national letter-of-intent on Wednesday.

Derrick Rose’s ability to create off the dribble will push Bulls into second round

Derrick Rose’s ability to create off the dribble will push Bulls into second round

And if Rose can be at least competent from long range, Chicago could be in store for good things.

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Tim Tebow takes one more shot

Tim Tebow takes one more shot

COLUMN | What quarterback is attempting — jump-starting an NFL career after long absence — has no real precedent.

Kyle Okposo disagrees with Alex Ovechkin, says Nassau Coliseum is louder than Verizon Center

Kyle Okposo disagrees with Alex Ovechkin, says Nassau Coliseum is louder than Verizon Center

Stop playing sporting games; just have crowd-cheering contests.

The NFL 2015 schedule comes out Tuesday night. Get. Pumped.

The NFL 2015 schedule comes out Tuesday night. Get. Pumped.

The NFL schedule is coming out Tuesday night, and the attendant hype is coming with it.

Redskins’ schedule to be released at 8 p.m. Tuesday

The Washington Redskins and their fans will learn the dates and times of their 2015 games when the NFL releases the schedule at 8 p.m. Tuesday.

2015 NBA Playoffs: Highlights and recaps from Clippers-Spurs, Cavs-Celtics, more

2015 NBA Playoffs: Highlights and recaps from Clippers-Spurs, Cavs-Celtics, more

Video highlights and recaps from all of Sunday’s NBA playoff action.

Fantasy baseball: Don’t give up on Mets’ Curtis Granderson

Fantasy baseball: Don’t give up on Mets’ Curtis Granderson

The head-to-head value-add calculator gives you three players to add and three to avoid.

Boston Marathon: Ethiopia’s Desisa, Kenya’s Rotich win

Boston Marathon:  Ethiopia’s Desisa, Kenya’s Rotich win

Lelisa Desisa wins men’s division for the second time, and Caroline Rotich outkicks Mare Dibaba of Ethi­o­pia for women’s title.

Pressure builds for Terps’ women’s lacrosse team

Pressure builds for Terps’ women’s lacrosse team

Inside Lacrosse magazine asked on its April cover, ‘Best team ever?’

NFL schedule to be released Tuesday at 8 p.m.

NFL schedule to be released Tuesday at 8 p.m.

Who will the Patriots play in the opener?

Royals-A’s feud stokes the flames for a June showdown

Royals-A’s feud stokes the flames for a June showdown

Bad blood resulted in a flurry of ejections and a 100-mph fastball thrown behind Brett Lawrie’s head. Kansas City awaits possible discipline.

D.C. United’s Luis Silva honors humble roots by giving back to others

D.C. United’s Luis Silva honors humble roots by giving back to others

The 25-year-old MLS forward’s life and career are on track in Washington after a few false starts.