(Bebeto Matthews / AP)

MASN is unhappy with Manfred

Commissioner Rob Manfred tells reporters “sooner or later MASN is going to be required to pay those rights fees” to the Nationals.

Terps end Illinois’s streak

Maryland reaches Big Ten tournament semifinals by handing the Illini their first loss in 28 games.

Wizards tweet anger about Wall’s all-NBA snub

Teammates take to Twitter to wonder why Washington’s point guard didn’t make the all-NBA teams.

Undermining his credibility

COLUMN | NFL commissioner Roger Goodell took a hard stance in DeflateGate and in doing so, overstepped his bounds.

WASHINGTON, DC - MAY, 20:  Washington Nationals right fielder Bryce Harper (34) and his manager Matt Williams (9) both leave the field after getting tossed bu umpire Marvin Hudson (51) in the third inning on May 20, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post)

Vance, Wilbon take sides on Harper

The NBC Washington legend backs Nats slugger up and the ESPN star is getting tired of the team’s whining.

Hall of Fame Harlem Globetrotter Marques Haynes dies at 89

Hall of Fame Harlem Globetrotter Marques Haynes dies at 89

Haynes was considered one of the best dribblers in the game.

Cost-of-attendance stipends show which sports colleges want to spend on

Cost-of-attendance stipends show which sports colleges want to spend on

With athletic departments setting budgets for 2015-16, some plan to offer payments to all athletes; others to only certain sports; and some to none at all.

Photos

This group of Dutch youth soccer players imitating Cristiano Ronaldo is the cutest

This group of Dutch youth soccer players imitating Cristiano Ronaldo is the cutest

This isn’t just any youth soccer club either. These are the famed kids of the Netherlands’ famous Ajax academy.

Nationals activate RHP Casey Janssen, place Sammy Solis on 15-day disabled list (UPDATED)

Nationals activate RHP Casey Janssen, place Sammy Solis on 15-day disabled list (UPDATED)

The veteran right-hander is now eligible to make his Washington Nationals debut.

Tonight’s Nationals-Phillies lineups

Tonight’s Nationals-Phillies lineups

The Nationals face right-hander Sean O’Sullivan in the first of three games against the Phillies this weekend.

Alex Morgan says FIFA president Sepp Blatter doesn’t know who she is

Alex Morgan says FIFA president Sepp Blatter doesn’t know who she is

Morgan, 25, was a FIFA player of the year finalist in 2012. It’s like him not knowing who Cristiano Ronaldo is.

Hawks beg rapper Lil B to spare them from his curse

Hawks beg rapper Lil B to spare them from his curse

The Hawks want no part of Lil B’s curses.

Vance, Wilbon take sides on Harper

Vance, Wilbon take sides on Harper

The NBC Washington legend backs Nats slugger up and the ESPN star is getting tired of the team’s whining.

Former Redskins coach Mike Shanahan says injuries aren’t to blame for RGIII’s regression

Former Redskins coach Mike Shanahan says injuries aren’t to blame for RGIII’s regression

Shanahan said Daniel Snyder didn’t interfere with football operations.

MLB.com blurs out the mouths of Matt Williams and Marvin Hudson in ejection video

MLB.com blurs out the mouths of Matt Williams and Marvin Hudson in ejection video

Looks like the Nats manager wasn’t the only one saying bad words during the Bryce Harper ejection scene.

‘Community’ star Joel McHale to host this year’s ESPYs on ABC

‘Community’ star Joel McHale to host this year’s ESPYs on ABC

The 43-year-old who once ran a marathon in just over three hours will host the awards show on July 15.

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak says Kobe Bryant has one season left

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak says Kobe Bryant has one season left

“He has indicated to me that this is it,” Kupchak says.

MASN is unhappy with Manfred

MASN is unhappy with Manfred

Commissioner Rob Manfred tells reporters “sooner or later MASN is going to be required to pay those rights fees” to the Nationals.

Premier League TV guide to last day of the season

Premier League TV guide to last day of the season

Twenty teams will play in 10 games at 10 a.m. EDT on Sunday. Here are the 10 channels on which you can watch them all.

North Carolina receives Notice of Allegations from NCAA

North Carolina receives Notice of Allegations from NCAA

But it could be a while before we find out what those allegations entail.

In new system, a career offensive year for Karl Alzner

With five goals, Alzner matched his total from his past three full seasons combined.

40 years after its last NCAA lacrosse title, Maryland asks, Why not us?

The Terps have overcome player attrition to reach their fourth Final Four in five years and are poised to end a long championship drought.

Blackistone: Let’s end the student-athlete charade in NCAA sports

Blackistone: Let’s end the student-athlete charade in NCAA sports

COMMENTARY | Those who play high-profile college sports are university employees, and it’s time the NCAA recognizes it.

Why the Lightning is giving Henrik Lundqvist fits

Why the Lightning is giving Henrik Lundqvist fits

Tampa Bay has been great at generating shots in the dangerous parts of the ice.

Utah tween girls get a tackle football league of their own

YouTube sensation Sam Gordon will be a part of it.

Premier League team to give out free beer to fans

Premier League team to give out free beer to fans

Leicester City is celebrating its earning another season in the Premier League by providing a free beer to all its fans who attend the last fixture of the season.

Michael Sam signs with the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes

Michael Sam signs with the CFL’s Montreal Alouettes

The defensive end’s pro football career will continue on after all.

Former Sherwood All-Met P Matt Chanin named America East Rookie of the Year

Former Sherwood All-Met P Matt Chanin named America East Rookie of the Year

After being called up to the starting rotation, Chanin becomes first UMBC freshman to win honor.

Here’s your busy Memorial Day weekend sports TV schedule

Here’s your busy Memorial Day weekend sports TV schedule

You seriously could stay on your couch all weekend.

Manchester United’s fate is sealed on final day of the English Premier League

Manchester United’s fate is sealed on final day of the English Premier League

When clubs have nothing to play for, they score about 12 percent more goals than in their other matches while conceding about 15 percent more.

Early-favorite Mariners are off to quite a sputtering start

Early-favorite Mariners are off to quite a sputtering start

A chic pick to reach the World Series, Seattle’s team is struggling to gain ground in the standings.

The credit card a Cubs pitcher found near third base at Petco Park has been claimed

The credit card a Cubs pitcher found near third base at Petco Park has been claimed

The Visa card belongs to a person who was on the field as part of a pregame ceremony.

Terps end Illinois’s streak

Terps end Illinois’s streak

Maryland reaches Big Ten tournament semifinals by handing the Illini their first loss in 28 games.

Are the Redskins a candidate to be featured on ‘Hard Knocks’?

Are the Redskins a candidate to be featured on ‘Hard Knocks’?

ESPN reporter identifies the Redskins, Texans and Bills as teams that could be featured on HBO series.

Wizards tweet anger about Wall’s all-NBA snub

Wizards tweet anger about Wall’s all-NBA snub

Teammates take to Twitter to wonder why Washington’s point guard didn’t make the all-NBA teams.

Wizards wait on Paul Pierce’s decision

Wizards wait on Paul Pierce’s decision

The Wizards hope Pierce returns for his 18th NBA season.

Rookie WR Jamison Crowder eager to learn, contribute

Rookie WR Jamison Crowder eager to learn, contribute

Standing just 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighing in at only 185 pounds, it might seem easy for Jamison Crowder to get lost in the mix out on a football field. But that’s not the case.

Gaining strength among Matt Niskanen’s top offseason priorities

Gaining strength among Matt Niskanen’s top offseason priorities

The free agent acquisition became a mainstay of the Capitals’ defense in 2014-2015.

Steph Curry is getting too many open looks against Rockets

Steph Curry is getting too many open looks against Rockets

Curry was given 12 open looks in Game 2 and made eight of them.

With fanfare, Michael Farfan finds new home back in MLS with D.C. United

With fanfare, Michael Farfan finds new home back in MLS with D.C. United

Midfielder is on second MLS tour after serving with Cruz Azul in Mexico last year.

Brewers pitcher Will Smith ejected, suspended for having greased-up arm

He forgot to rub the sunscreen off. At night. Right.

French Open draw: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic could meet in quarterfinals

French Open draw: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic could meet in quarterfinals

On the women’s side, the Williams sisters could meet in the round of 16.

Nationals bullpen settling in, growing up

Nationals bullpen settling in, growing up

Washington has needed to rely on young relievers more and more this season, and those pitchers are really stepping up.

Watch The Rock awesomely turn the tables on a prankster pal by officiating at his surprise wedding

The actor/wrestler even became on ordained minister just for the event.

Curry bests Harden again

Curry bests Harden again

Game 2 of the Western Conference finals plays out similarly to Game 1, right down to the Warriors guard doing just a bit more than his Rockets counterpart.

Column

Undermining his credibility

Undermining his credibility

COLUMN | NFL commissioner Roger Goodell took a hard stance in DeflateGate and in doing so, overstepped his bounds.

Abt moment: Sophomore lifts Chantilly to Conference 5 title

Abt moment: Sophomore lifts Chantilly to Conference 5 title

GIRLS’ SOCCER | Katie Abt scores in 70th minute as Chargers beat Robinson, 2-1, for fourth straight championship.

Allen Iverson admits one of his tattoos is just covering up an older, less interesting tattoo

Allen Iverson admits one of his tattoos is just covering up an older, less interesting tattoo

It was supposed to be a cool skeleton, but a close friend kept teasing the Answer that it looked more like a ‘flying monkey.’

Bobcats finish with a flurry in wild win

Bobcats finish with a flurry in wild win

BOYS’ SOCCER | Battlefield tallies twice in the final 42 seconds to rally past Stonewall Jackson for the Conference 8 tournament title.

Watch Madison Bumgarner hit a home run off Clayton Kershaw

Watch Madison Bumgarner hit a home run off Clayton Kershaw

It was the first time a pitcher has ever taken the Dodgers’ ace deep.

Darrelle Revis: Patriots ‘have a history of doing stuff’

Darrelle Revis: Patriots ‘have a history of doing stuff’

From the Jets cornerback’s words, you’d never know he just won a Super Bowl in New England.

Orioles outlast rain to edge Mariners

Orioles outlast rain to edge Mariners

Steve Pearce hits a grand slam in the first inning, then after a long rain delay J.J. Hardy singles home the winning run in the eighth for Baltimore.