Nats lose Werth until August

A CT exam reveals that Washington left fielder Jayson Werth has two fractures in his left wrist.

Wizards’ Wall taken off flight following ‘verbal altercation’

Point guard and his “dawgs” got into an oral kerfuffle with a passenger, but no arrests were made.

Absence is bad form, timing

ON THE NFL | Redskins coach downplays wideout’s absence, but the passing game may pay the price.

Watch Metta World Peace — aka The Panda’s Friend — get kicked out of an Italian League game

Watch Metta World Peace — aka The Panda’s Friend — get kicked out of an Italian League game

The artist formerly known as Ron Artest shows he’s still got it.

Allen Iverson says that he, Michael Jordan and Shaquille O’Neal could have gone undefeated

Allen Iverson says that he, Michael Jordan and Shaquille O’Neal could have gone undefeated

That seems unlikely, but it wold have been a devastating trio.

TV and radio listings: May 29

TV and radio listings: May 29

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Robinson rolls past South County 8-6, advances to Region Semifinal

Robinson rolls past South County 8-6, advances to Region Semifinal

The Rams went into South County and came out with a convincing 8-6 victory.

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Girls lacrosse: Centreville, Robinson advance to Va. 6A North semifinals

Girls lacrosse: Centreville, Robinson advance to Va. 6A North semifinals

Wildcats and Rams both advance with easy victories.

Centreville, Robinson advance to Va. 6A North region girls’ lacrosse semis

Centreville, Robinson advance to Va. 6A North region girls’ lacrosse semis

GIRLS’ LACROSSE | Caroline Wakefield powers Centreville past W.T. Woodson and into the 6A North region semifinals; Balanced Robinson rolls against McLean.

Langley lacrosse finds its muse in region quarterfinal win over Westfield

Langley lacrosse finds its muse in region quarterfinal win over Westfield

BOYS’ LACROSSE | The Saxons and their friend “Cindy” will play another day after topping Westfield; Robinson, Battlefield and Chantilly also advance to the 6A North region semis.

Chip Kelly says LeSean McCoy was ‘wrong’ to suggest Eagles coach had racist motives

Chip Kelly says LeSean McCoy was ‘wrong’ to suggest Eagles coach had racist motives

Kelly also said that he had tried to reach out to McCoy, but the running back twice wouldn’t take his call.

Maryland’s Taylor Cummings wins Tewaaraton Award

Maryland’s Taylor Cummings wins Tewaaraton Award

Junior midfielder wins college lacrosse’s top individual award for second straight year, becomes fifth Maryland player ton win in past six seasons.

Georgie Mackenzie heats up for Heritage

Georgie Mackenzie heats up for Heritage

TRACK AND FIELD | Junior pulls away late in hot conditions to win her first region title in the 3,200-meter run.

Orioles gain split with White Sox

Orioles gain split with White Sox

Baltimore starts two rookie pitchers, Tyler Wilson and Mike Wright, and winds up splitting two games with Chicago in a makeup doubleheader.

Tony Kanaan will drive a Taylor Swift car in Grand Prix races

He’s hoping that some of her massive success rubs off and helps him get his first win of the season.

Changing positions with no issues

Changing positions with no issues

Nationals bedrock Ryan Zimmerman switched corners on the diamond, but his performance has remained steady.

J.J. Watt didn’t sound very excited about his Texans being on ‘Hard Knocks’

J.J. Watt didn’t sound very excited about his Texans being on ‘Hard Knocks’

The defensive lineman did suggest, though, that bug-eating teammate Ben Jones would be a breakout star.

American helped build case against FIFA officials

American helped build case against FIFA officials

Chuck Blazer, an important figure in U.S. soccer, wore a wire for investigators.

Looking to distance himself from FIFA scandal before the election

Looking to distance himself from FIFA scandal before the election

Joseph “Sepp” Blatter is defiant in the face of discord within the organization and concerns from sponsors.

U.S. Soccer Federation will vote for Blatter’s opponent in FIFA election

U.S. Soccer Federation will vote for Blatter’s opponent in FIFA election

Sunil Gulati: “By the vote we are casting, we think the future would be better, especially with the governance issues, with the election of Prince Ali.“

Bill Laimbeer: ‘There’s no question that I would take LeBron James’ over Michael Jordan

Bill Laimbeer: ‘There’s no question that I would take LeBron James’ over Michael Jordan

The former Pistons big man, who had more than his share of playoff battles with Jordan’s Bulls, said that James “can do more.“

Redskins safety tapes his cleats to look like Chuck Taylors

It’s a pretty good look for OTAs.

A symbol of consistency

A symbol of consistency

Maryland’s Mike Shawaryn enters Friday’s NCAA game against Ole Miss as one of college baseball’s most dominant pitchers.

Watch the Tampa Bay Lightning turn its rink into an arcade game

Watch the Tampa Bay Lightning turn its rink into an arcade game

Who knew modern technology could produce such retro 8-bit graphics?

Tebow on a new stage with Eagles, but is the QB still a sideshow?

Tebow on a new stage with Eagles, but is the QB still a sideshow?

Coach Chip Kelly insists former Heisman winner is in camp to try out as a quarterback, not a gimmick.

Adrian Peterson fires back at Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer on Twitter

Adrian Peterson fires back at Vikings Coach Mike Zimmer on Twitter

The 30-year-old running back posed a “question for the people” about whether contracts are one-sided or two.

When an MLB marriage complicates a mother’s sports broadcasting job

When an MLB marriage complicates a mother’s sports broadcasting job

Montgomery County native Lindsay Murphy had her dream job as a Fox 5 sportscaster, but motherhood and an MLB husband made her change plans.

Redskins add a pair of cornerback prospects

Redskins add a pair of cornerback prospects

Trey Wolfe and Tajh Hasson fill the roster spots created by the releases of guard Chris Chester and cornerback Tracy Porter.

Nats lose Werth until August

Nats lose Werth until August

A CT exam reveals that Washington left fielder Jayson Werth has two fractures in his left wrist.

Opening ceremony of the 65th FIFA Congress was a glorious trainwreck

Opening ceremony of the 65th FIFA Congress was a glorious trainwreck

On an already embarrassing day, FIFA manages to outdo itself with some awful performances

Kros brothers have made immediate impact on W.T. Woodson tennis

Kros brothers have made immediate impact on W.T. Woodson tennis

The Cavaliers are a state title contender after adding standouts Jason and Ryan Kros to the team.

Cleveland Indians shave heads to support Mike Aviles’s daughter while she fights leukemia

Cleveland Indians shave heads to support Mike Aviles’s daughter while she fights leukemia

Deemed a “team thing,” the players started shaving their heads last weekend and continued till everyone’s locks were lopped.

Broncos’ left tackle Ryan Clady reportedly out for season with ACL injury

Broncos’ left tackle Ryan Clady reportedly out for season with ACL injury

Now it looks like both Peyton and Eli Manning are searching for replacement blindside protection.

Chopticon’s Ljay Newsome, A.J. Lee of St. John’s named Gatorade baseball players of the year

Chopticon’s Ljay Newsome, A.J. Lee of St. John’s named Gatorade baseball players of the year

Lee has now won the D.C. award twice while Newsome’s honor comes on heels of a Maryland 3A championship.

Brian Mitchell defends DeSean Jackson’s decision to skip OTAs

Brian Mitchell defends DeSean Jackson’s decision to skip OTAs

Mitchell says Jackson forgotten about his main job while pursuing other ventures.

Ronda Rousey forces UFC 190 challenger Bethe Correia to apologize for ‘suicide’ remark

Ronda Rousey forces UFC 190 challenger Bethe Correia to apologize for ‘suicide’ remark

The trash talk got a little too personal for Rousey, whose dad committed suicide when she was just eight.

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French Open fashion

French Open fashion

From Rafael Nadal’s shoes to colorful headbands, tennis players show off their style at Roland Garros.

South County’s Kristina Diana named Virginia Gatorade POY

South County’s Kristina Diana named Virginia Gatorade POY

Stallions midfielder and Virginia Tech recruit was also named Conference 7 Player of the Year.

NBA Finals: MVP Curry is ‘way up’ but aiming higher for Golden State

NBA Finals: MVP Curry is ‘way up’ but aiming higher for Golden State

Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors have had a surprising rise to the top of the Western Conference but the reigning most valuable player doesn’t want to stop four wins short of the ultimate goal.

However brief it was, Tim Gleason enjoyed his time with the Capitals

However brief it was, Tim Gleason enjoyed his time with the Capitals

The Capitals praised Gleason for what he brought over 17 games, but it seems unlikely he will return.

Former Oklahoma State QB Daxx Garman transfers to Maryland

The fifth-year graduate transfer will be eligible immediately and join the competition to be starting quarterback.

Three MLB pitchers being burned by run support

Three MLB pitchers being burned by run support

Jake Odorizzi is doing everything right when he takes the mound for the Rays.

Kris Humphries season in review: From rotation mainstay to postseason spectator to new role?

Kris Humphries season in review: From rotation mainstay to postseason spectator to new role?

Humphries was left off the postseason rotation and could add another layer to his game next season.

Wooing Pierce with food?

Wooing Pierce with food?

Celebrity chef and Wizards fan Jose Andres offers to cook for the veteran once a month if he stays in D.C.

President Obama takes YOUR sports questions on Twitter

President Obama takes YOUR sports questions on Twitter

Who can resist a sports question?

Klay Thompson had a concussion, just as everyone suspected

Klay Thompson had a concussion, just as everyone suspected

Symptoms developed on the way home after Warriors’ game.

Bulls fire Tom Thibodeau and are anything but quiet about why

Bulls fire Tom Thibodeau and are anything but quiet about why

Thibodeau looked good on paper to the Bulls, but apparently he didn’t fit in well.

Absence is bad form, timing

Absence is bad form, timing

ON THE NFL | Redskins coach downplays wideout’s absence, but the passing game may pay the price.

Meet the Astros, baseball’s biggest surprise this season

Meet the Astros, baseball’s biggest surprise this season

Mired in problems for years, the Astros have the best record in the American League.

More on Max Scherzer’s dominance at the mound, proficiency at the plate

More on Max Scherzer’s dominance at the mound, proficiency at the plate

Scherzer, obsessed with improvement, shined again Wednesday.

After trade from Calgary, a ‘roller-coaster’ stint for Curtis Glencross

After trade from Calgary, a ‘roller-coaster’ stint for Curtis Glencross

After notching six points in his first seven games, Glencross finished the season scratched while the Capitals got eliminated.