Capitals at Rangers: Game 76 discussion thread

Washington meets New York for the third time this season, having lost the first two meetings by two goals each.

Wizards vs. Rockets: Game 74 discussion thread

The Wizards host the Rockets with a chance to clinch a postseason berth.

Joe Gibbs says doctors have no clear solutions for J.D. Gibbs’s brain-function problems

NFL Hall of Fame coach says his son, who runs NASCAR’s Joe Gibbs Racing and was recently diagnosed, is his hero.

Capitals at Rangers: Game 76 discussion thread

Capitals at Rangers: Game 76 discussion thread

Washington meets New York for the third time this season, having lost the first two meetings by two goals each.

Pregame notes: Ovechkin, Backstrom need ‘more speed into their game’

Pregame notes: Ovechkin, Backstrom need ‘more speed into their game’

Backstrom and Ovechkin are both nursing three-game point droughts, plus notes on goaltender Braden Holtby climbing back into the saddle and Ovechkin’s embellishment penalty vs. Nashville.

NBA, Pacers speak out about Indiana’s controversial religious freedom law

NBA, Pacers speak out about Indiana’s controversial religious freedom law

Debate will be front and center at Final Four.

Cricket World Cup 2015: Australia crushes New Zealand for fifth title

Michael Clarke dedicates win to Phillip Hughes, teammate killed by ball last fall.

Wizards vs. Rockets: Game 74 discussion thread

Wizards vs. Rockets: Game 74 discussion thread

The Wizards host the Rockets with a chance to clinch a postseason berth.

Opening day is ‘a stretch’ for Jayson Werth

Opening day is ‘a stretch’ for Jayson Werth

Ryan Zimmerman (shoulder/upper back) is expected back in the lineup on Monday.

Aaron Rodgers watches Wisconsin-Arizona with Olivia Munn, defends being a Badgers fan

Aaron Rodgers watches Wisconsin-Arizona with Olivia Munn, defends being a Badgers fan

Lance Briggs questions his fandom, but Rodgers isn’t budging.

Brouwer ends personal goal drought, but in defeat, ‘it doesn’t matter’

Brouwer ends personal goal drought, but in defeat, ‘it doesn’t matter’

Brouwer last scored on Feb. 25, but the bitterness of a 4-3 loss to Nashville overpowered the feelings of finally finding the net.

Joe Gibbs says doctors have no clear solutions for J.D. Gibbs’s brain-function problems

Joe Gibbs says doctors have no clear solutions for J.D. Gibbs’s brain-function problems

NFL Hall of Fame coach says his son, who runs NASCAR’s Joe Gibbs Racing and was recently diagnosed, is his hero.

Michael Jordan, Tom Brady play a game of pickup basketball

Michael Jordan, Tom Brady play a game of pickup basketball

MJ still talks a mean game of trash. Oh, and Keegan Bradley and Luke Donald were there, too.

WrestleMania 31: Preview, full card and five reasons to watch

WrestleMania 31: Preview, full card and five reasons to watch

From Brock Lesnar’s new contract to The Undertaker’s 23rd appearance, there are plenty of reasons to be excited about Sunday’s pay-per-view.

Nationals-Marlins lineups and discussion thread

Nationals-Marlins lineups and discussion thread

Doug Fister makes his second to last tuneup before the regular season.

Wisconsin and Kentucky meet again in the Final Four, and Wisconsin can win

Wisconsin and Kentucky meet again in the Final Four, and Wisconsin can win

Wisconsin isn’t calling out Kentucky, but they’re not afraid of the undefeated Wildcats, either.

How Wisconsin could end Kentucky’s unbeaten season

How Wisconsin could end Kentucky’s unbeaten season

Like Notre Dame, Wisconsin has a better than average chance to upset Kentucky. Aided by Frank Kaminsky and Sam Dekker, two players who create constant mismatches, the Badgers could make history next Saturday.

No one expected Michigan State and Louisville to advance this far

No one expected Michigan State and Louisville to advance this far

Today’s game is between two doubted teams with chips on their shoulders.

Disappointment at FedEx Field, drama at RFK Stadium

Disappointment at FedEx Field, drama at RFK Stadium

Argentina wins, fans lose. Chris Pontius scores, United triumphs.

Kentucky withstands Notre Dame, which says a lot about the Wildcats

Kentucky withstands Notre Dame, which says a lot about the Wildcats

In a palpitation of a Midwest Region final, Notre Dame’s brilliant offense flummoxed unbeaten Kentucky and made it stand at the scary precipice of 37-1, but Kentucky proved too mighty to topple.

TV and radio listings: March 29

TV and radio listings: March 29

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

NCAA tournament: Kentucky slips by Notre Dame to earn Final Four berth

NCAA tournament: Kentucky slips by Notre Dame to earn Final Four berth

Notre Dame nearly takes down John Calipari and Co. as Kentucky joins Wisconsin, a winner over Arizona, in the Final Four. Follow all of Saturday’s action right here.

Pontius wins it for United in stoppage time

Pontius wins it for United in stoppage time

Forward’s last-gasp header following run from Nick DeLeon lifts D.C. over Los Angeles at RFK Stadium.

Stone’s low-key announcement turns into major boon for Maryland

Stone’s low-key announcement turns into major boon for Maryland

Maryland makes waves after netting one of the country’s top prospects.

No Messi, but Argentina is still too much for El Salvador

No Messi, but Argentina is still too much for El Salvador

Soccer’s biggest star watches with a foot injury as Argentina dominates El Salvador at FedEx Field, 2-0.

LeBron James is at Kentucky vs. Notre Dame NCAA tournament Elite Eight game

LeBron James is at Kentucky vs. Notre Dame NCAA tournament Elite Eight game

The Cleveland Cavaliers superstar spends most of his time in The Q on the court, but on Saturday he took a seat in the stands.

Wisconsin star Sam Dekker’s many three-pointers impressed Blake Griffin, everyone

Wisconsin star Sam Dekker’s many three-pointers impressed Blake Griffin, everyone

He went 5 for 5 from behind the arc in the second half to propel the Badgers into the Final Four.

Badgers are the hot shots in win

Badgers are the hot shots in win

Frank Kaminsky scores 29 points and Sam Dekker adds 27 to help Wisconsin defeat Arizona, 85-78, and reach the Final Four.

Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski, brimming with swagger, could cause problems for Duke

Gonzaga’s Przemek Karnowski, brimming with swagger, could cause problems for Duke

After dominating against UCLA, Polish center looks to help Bulldogs to first Final Four.

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Maryland women advance to the Elite Eight

Maryland women advance to the Elite Eight

Top-seeded Maryland women’s basketball team beat No. 4 seed Duke 65-55.

Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky gets temporarily confused about what a foul is

Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky gets temporarily confused about what a foul is

Basketball moves fast, so perhaps it’s understandable that the Wisconsin star thought he was fouled when he put his armpit in a player’s face.

Watch Tom Brady jump off a cliff. Literally.

Watch Tom Brady jump off a cliff. Literally.

Patriots fans are freaking out over the vacation activity.

Duke’s tweaks instrumental for Final Four push

Duke’s tweaks instrumental for Final Four push

Duke’s defense was porous earlier this season, but several tweaks have the Blue Devils operating at much stingier level.

Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn attend Wisconsin-Arizona Elite Eight game

Aaron Rodgers and Olivia Munn attend Wisconsin-Arizona Elite Eight game

Rodgers and Munn also watched the Badgers beat the Tar Heels in the Sweet Sixteen on Thursday.

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For Travis Trice Jr. and Michigan State, a hard-earned spotlight

For Travis Trice Jr. and Michigan State, a hard-earned spotlight

The senior guard has become an NCAA tournament star after ceding a starting role, but that’s not all.

D.C. United unveils a new look for its mascot, Talon

D.C. United unveils a new look for its mascot, Talon

New costume is kid, friendly, athletically inclined, and jacked up.

With Rangers up ahead, Capitals ‘can’t worry’ about loss to Nashville

With Rangers up ahead, Capitals ‘can’t worry’ about loss to Nashville

With another 100-point team ahead, the Capitals had little time to stew over allowing three first-period goals and falling at home.

John Wall drives the Wizards in the clutch

John Wall drives the Wizards in the clutch

Washington’s reliance on the all-star point guard has been striking in their past two nailbiting finishes.

Terps women to Elite Eight

Terps women to Elite Eight

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough has a game-high 24 points as Maryland vanquishes former ACC rival Duke.

Is freshman Aaron Moesch’s mustache Wisconsin’s NCAA tournament good luck charm?

Is freshman Aaron Moesch’s mustache Wisconsin’s NCAA tournament good luck charm?

The Badgers freshman doesn’t call it a “superstition,” but a “routine.“

Hey, want to sit around and look at a number on a screen?

Hey, want to sit around and look at a number on a screen?

As Notre Dame’s good offense tries to solve Kentucky’s great defense, it could be fun to spend the evening studying one statistic

Maryland’s Melo Trimble, Jake Layman to weigh NBA draft options

Maryland’s Melo Trimble, Jake Layman to weigh NBA draft options

Trimble, Layman will “go through the process” of evaluating their NBA Draft status before deciding to return or leave.

Charles Barkley says NCAA should move Final Four games out of Indiana because of anti-gay law

Charles Barkley says NCAA should move Final Four games out of Indiana because of anti-gay law

The NCAA has made no indication it plans to move this year’s tournament, but has said the law could affect future plans.

Stephen Strasburg returns, Bryce Harper hits long homer

Stephen Strasburg returns, Bryce Harper hits long homer

Harper gave the Nationals a brief scare when he slipped on the gravel in foul territory in right field.

U-Conn. women’s basketball team outscores Texas by record 51 points to reach Elite 8

U-Conn. women’s basketball team outscores Texas by record 51 points to reach Elite 8

Huskies coach Geno Auriemma also took home his 100th win in the NCAA tournament. He’s only the second coach ever to do so.

Postgame: Disastrous first period crushed Capitals against Predators

Postgame: Disastrous first period crushed Capitals against Predators

Two goals by forward Troy Brouwer made Saturday afternoon competitive, but the Capitals spent two periods fighting uphill, back from a 3-0 deficit.

Kastner’s shot helps Stallions top Northern

Kastner’s shot helps Stallions top Northern

SOFTBALL | South County uses a three-run fifth inning to pull away from a Northern squad that committed nine errors in a matchup of state champs.

With Rockets on deck, Wizards get win over Hornets they needed ‘so bad’

With Rockets on deck, Wizards get win over Hornets they needed ‘so bad’

The Wizards topped Charlotte in double-overtime Friday and host the potent Rockets Sunday.

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‘This is who Harp is’

‘This is who Harp is’

COLUMN | Outfielder and lightning rod Bryce Harper is who he is, and the Nationals wouldn’t have it any other way.

Ryan Zimmerman to rest left shoulder a few days, Jayson Werth won’t rule out opening day yet

Ryan Zimmerman to rest left shoulder a few days, Jayson Werth won’t rule out opening day yet

Zimmerman said his shoulder/upper back has improved and hopes to rest only a few days.

Capitals’ comeback falls short

Capitals’ comeback falls short

After Nashville forces out Braden Holtby, Washington loses despite a Troy Brouwer-fueled rally.