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Wall in doubt for Saturday

Wizards point guard John Wall is dealing with headaches and a sprained ankle and has ‘no idea’ whether he’ll be able to go against Toronto.

NHL explores data mining

Player-tracking technology on display at last week’s all-star game could affect the game on a number of levels.

RGIII on D.C. media

Redskins QB agrees with Waco-based reporter that he’s become a target in Washington.

CHARLOTTESVILLE VA, JANUARY 7: Virginia guard Malcolm Brogdon (15), left, defends against NC State's Ralston Turner as the University of Virginia plays North Carolina State in mens basketball at the John Paul Jones Arena in Charlottesville VA, January 7, 2014 (Photo by John McDonnell/The Washington Post)

The ‘old man’ and the three

Malcolm Brogdon, U-Va.’s resident oddball and defensive stopper, will have a key role in his team’s toughest three-game stretch of the season.

Champe earns a marquee victory

Champe earns a marquee victory

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL | The Knights take the lead in Conference 28 with a 50-45 win over Loudoun Valley.

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No. 3 Stone Bridge holds off No. 5 Woodbridge, 4-2

No. 3 Stone Bridge holds off No. 5 Woodbridge, 4-2

The Bulldogs jumped out to a 4-0 lead to survive the Vikings' third period rally, continuing their unbeaten season.

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Springbrook upsets No. 14 Richard Montgomery, 43-40

Springbrook upsets No. 14 Richard Montgomery, 43-40

The unranked Blue Devils upset the No. 14 Rockets at home, 43-40, behind Aaron Burton's double-double.

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Springbrook deals No. 14 Richard Montgomery first loss

Springbrook deals No. 14 Richard Montgomery first loss

Springbrook’s conditioning pays off down the stretch in a narrow upset of previously-unbeaten No. 14 Richard Montgomery.

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St. John’s gut out OT win

Underclassmen help <br>St. John’s gut out OT win

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL | A pair of underclassmen step up as the injury-hampered Cadets fended off St. Mary’s Ryken for a WCAC road win.

Wall in doubt for Saturday

Wall in doubt for Saturday

Wizards point guard John Wall is dealing with headaches and a sprained ankle and has ‘no idea’ whether he’ll be able to go against Toronto.

Blue Devils have late life, upend No. 14 Rockets

Blue Devils have late life, upend No. 14 Rockets

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | Springbrook’s conditioning pays off down the stretch in a narrow upset of previously unbeaten No. 14 Richard Montgomery.

Broadneck rallies to upend Annapolis

Broadneck rallies to upend Annapolis

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | Roy Toomer scores 17 points and Will Schwob adds 15 as the Bruins win, 69-53, after trailing by nine at the half.

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South Lakes tops No. 17 Fairfax, 51-49

South Lakes tops No. 17 Fairfax, 51-49

Princess Aghayere’s 19 points leads the Seahawks past the Rebels.

Stone Bridge holds on to ice a win

Stone Bridge holds on to ice a win

ICE HOCKEY | Cade Groton’s 15th goal of the season helps send the third-ranked Bulldogs to a 4-2 victory over No. 5 Woodbridge.

Garza, Frogs keep their cool, top St. Andrew’s

Garza, Frogs keep their cool, top St. Andrew’s

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | In a defensive struggle, Luka Garza and No. 8 Maret hit enough free throws down the stretch to edge the No. 15 Lions in a key MAC matchup.

D.C. United ties Orlando City in preseason opener

D.C. United ties Orlando City in preseason opener

Chris Pontius scored on a header in the 14th minute as DCU began its six-game preseason schedule.

Resourceful Seahawks outlast Fairfax

Resourceful Seahawks outlast Fairfax

GIRLS’ BASKETBALL | Princess Aghayere scores 19 points despite foul trouble and South Lakes comes to her aid to upset the No. 17 Rebels on the road.

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Super Bowl ads for 2015

Super Bowl ads for 2015

Some of the best ads airing during this year’s big game.

No one talking about Garoppolo anymore

No one talking about Garoppolo anymore

New England’s rookie backup quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo was in the spotlight early in the season but has returned to the background as Tom Brady and the Patriots prepare to play in Sunday’s Super Bowl.

WWE superstar Daniel Bryan took over the Seattle Seahawks Twitter account

WWE superstar Daniel Bryan took over the Seattle Seahawks Twitter account

WWE’s most famous Seahawks fan took questions from fans before predicting Seattle would beat the Patriots 100-0 in the Super Bowl. Okay.

Creighton rebuild hits rough patch

Creighton rebuild hits rough patch

Georgetown's next opponent is struggling after the graduation of Doug McDermott, last season’s national player of the year and the son of Coach Greg McDermott.

NHL explores data mining

NHL explores data mining

Player-tracking technology on display at last week’s all-star game could affect the game on a number of levels.

Goodell says he must ‘protect the integrity of the game’

Goodell says he must ‘protect the integrity of the game’

Commissioner says in annual Super Bowl news conference that it’s his responsibility to protect the integrity of the sport.

Pete Carroll says he’d be okay with Richard Sherman missing the Super Bowl to attend birth of first baby

Pete Carroll says he’d be okay with Richard Sherman missing the Super Bowl to attend birth of first baby

The Seattle Seahawks coach did insist Sherman’s new baby be called “Little Petey,” however.

The ‘old man’ and the three

The ‘old man’ and the three

Malcolm Brogdon, U-Va.’s resident oddball and defensive stopper, will have a key role in his team’s toughest three-game stretch of the season.

Tiger Woods channels Marshawn Lynch, jokes to media he’s there so he doesn’t get fined

Tiger Woods channels Marshawn Lynch, jokes to media he’s there so he doesn’t get fined

Woods shot a career-high 82 at the Phoenix Open on Friday, rendering his tournament over.

Woods sent packing after career-worst 82

Woods sent packing after career-worst 82

Tiger Woods fires an 11-over 82 in the second round of the Phoenix Open — his highest score in 1,267 official rounds as a pro — and misses the cut.

Tone-deaf Goodell hasn’t changed

Tone-deaf Goodell hasn’t changed

ON THE NFL | Commissioner Roger Goodell’s news conference was high on empty rhetoric and low on specifics.

Peyton Manning hasn’t decided whether to play in 2015

Peyton Manning hasn’t decided whether to play in 2015

QB promises the decision won’t be too distant.

Atlantic 11 stakes are high when Atlantic 10 rivals VCU and Richmond meet

Atlantic 11 stakes are high when Atlantic 10 rivals VCU and Richmond meet

The ‘Capital City Classic’ highlights this weekend’s slate of Atlantic 11 games.

First-line role is latest for Jay Beagle, utility infielder

First-line role is latest for Jay Beagle, utility infielder

“The one thing you know with Beags is what you’re getting every night,” Capitals Coach Barry Trotz said.

John Wall unsure of status against Raptors Saturday

John Wall unsure of status against Raptors Saturday

Wall is dealing with a sprained right ankle and headaches.

NFL reporters shocked after Roger Goodell says he’s available to the media ‘almost every day’

NFL reporters shocked after Roger Goodell says he’s available to the media ‘almost every day’

The collective sentiment: If by “almost every day,” the NFL commissioner meant “never,” then it’s true.

Trotz: ‘Nothing’s been ruled out’ with Dmitry Orlov’s injured wrist

Orlov’s latest doctor’s appointment was Wednesday, from which the defenseman emerged still stuck in injury purgatory.

Promoter: Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao to agree to May 2 fight

Promoter: Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao to agree to May 2 fight

Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is giving boxing fans more hope the two legends will come face-to-face in the ring this spring.

After humbling setback at Ohio State, Maryland ‘back to the drawing board’

After humbling setback at Ohio State, Maryland ‘back to the drawing board’

As it approaches second half of league season, Maryland enters bye weekend looking to work out recent deficiencies.

Goodell: ‘It has been a tough year’

Goodell:  ‘It has been a tough year’

In “state of the game” press conference, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell admits that it has been a season of “soul-searching.”

Seattle Seahawks and Pete Carroll have the 9/11 Truth movement on their side going into the Super Bowl

Seattle Seahawks and Pete Carroll have the 9/11 Truth movement on their side going into the Super Bowl

Carroll, who’s sometimes outspoken about his political views, doesn’t seem to mind.

The time Redskins kicker Chip Lohmiller won the Capitals’ fastest shot competition

The time Redskins kicker Chip Lohmiller won the Capitals’ fastest shot competition

Lohmiller’s hockey skills were mentioned during Wednesday’s Capitals-Penguins game.

Tiger Woods posts his worst nine-hole score ever at Phoenix Open

Tiger Woods posts his worst nine-hole score ever at Phoenix Open

He shot a 44 over the first half of his round Friday.

RGIII on D.C. media

RGIII on D.C. media

Redskins QB agrees with Waco-based reporter that he’s become a target in Washington.

Super Bowl performers Katy Perry and Idina Menzel to cheer for Seahawks over the Patriots

Super Bowl performers Katy Perry and Idina Menzel to cheer for Seahawks over the Patriots

Perry’s fandom is rooted in her friendship with Russell Wilson, while Menzel’s is more aligned with geography.

Nationals, MLB shoot back at MASN over court claims

Nationals, MLB shoot back at MASN over court claims

Final arguments in the legal battle have been pushed back again -- this time to May 18.

Werth won’t have to shave his beard for jail sentence

Werth won’t have to shave his beard for jail sentence

Meanwhile, John Feinstein called the Nat one of the least likable athletes in D.C. history.

Hawks rolling all the way to the top

Hawks rolling all the way to the top

For the first time this season, the best team in the NBA resides in the Eastern Conference. The surprising Atlanta Hawks have won 16 in a row and 31 of 33 to finally supplant Golden State.

WNBA power couple Glory Johnson and Brittney Griner to star on TLC’s ‘Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta’

WNBA power couple Glory Johnson and Brittney Griner to star on TLC’s ‘Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta’

Johnson will be trying on the gowns that Griner, who admits she’s way more confident on the court than in a dress shop, helped pick out.

DeMarcus Cousins reminds Clay Travis that he hasn’t been arrested over the past five years

DeMarcus Cousins reminds Clay Travis that he hasn’t been arrested over the past five years

Travis’s bold, dumb prediction doesn’t come true.

Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo gets two-year doping ban

Marathon champion Rita Jeptoo gets two-year doping ban

She failed two out-of-competition doping tests in September.

Hall of Fame: Marvin Harrison, Torry Holt deserving but Tim Brown isn’t

Hall of Fame: Marvin Harrison, Torry Holt deserving but Tim Brown isn’t

Since 1983, there have been just 13 receivers enshrined in Canton, and just five of those have occurred in the past decade.

Tim Brown thinks RGIII needs to work on his social skills

From one Heisman winner to another: Loosen up, Robby baby.