Recent blog posts

The Lightning will be playing in its third Eastern Conference Game 7 in four years when it meets the Caps on Wednesday night.
 
St. John’s girls, DeMatha boys finish in first at the WCAC track championships
(The Washington Post, May 22, 2018; 1:09 PM)
 
With Arie Kouandjio headed for injured reserve, Redskins re-sign G Isaiah Williams
(The Washington Post, May 22, 2018; 10:59 AM)
 
Five things to watch as the Redskins begin OTAs
(The Washington Post, May 22, 2018; 6:30 AM)
 
Whatever it is Juan Soto can give them, the Nationals still need a lot more
(The Washington Post, May 22, 2018; 6:00 AM)
 
Lightning’s Andrei Vasilevskiy was brilliant once more, but loses because his teammates were not
(The Washington Post, May 22, 2018; 12:18 AM)
 
A physical Capitals team runs over Lightning and forces decisive Game 7
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 11:08 PM)
 
From D.C. to the Dominican Republic: Watch Juan Soto’s academy teammates react to his first home run
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 10:58 PM)
 
Redskins guard Arie Kouandjio out for the season after quadriceps surgery
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 8:44 PM)
 
Long, winding road leads Tim Collins back to big leagues with the Nationals
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 6:45 PM)
 
Redskins look to get in sync with new quarterback Alex Smith as OTAs begin
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 4:18 PM)
 
As Tim Collins gets called up, another unheralded internal relief option for Nationals
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 1:57 PM)
 
Redskins tight end Vernon Davis says 2018 will be a ‘fantastic year for Jordan Reed’
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 12:36 PM)
 
Softball Top 10: Stone Bridge enters postseason on high note
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 11:47 AM)
 
Baseball Top 10: Lake Braddock keeps rolling; Maryland 4A semis are set
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 11:16 AM)
 
Nationals-Padres series preview: A real look at Juan Soto and maybe a Bryce Harper bounce back
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 10:22 AM)
 
Capitals’ Matt Niskanen is quick to take blame but deserves more of the credit
(The Washington Post, May 21, 2018; 6:30 AM)
 
How 107 American soccer players abroad fared this weekend
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 10:05 PM)
 
Nationals place right-hander Ryan Madson on the disabled list
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 5:44 PM)
 
The Capitals got themselves into this mess, but they’re staying the course
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 4:21 PM)
 
The Lightning knows what’s at stake in Game 6: A chance to rest
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 3:59 PM)
 
No one expected Juan Soto to arrive so soon, and yet he’s now in Nationals clubhouse
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 1:54 PM)
 
Matt Wieters expected to return this season after hamstring surgery
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 1:37 PM)
 
Without World Cup, U.S. soccer goes young for friendly vs. Bolivia
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 11:06 AM)
 
Desperate for outfield help, the Nationals will call up hot-hitting prospect Juan Soto from Class AA
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 2:05 AM)
 
D.C. United shakes Earthquakes with early goals in 3-1 victory
(The Washington Post, May 20, 2018; 12:28 AM)
 
Capitals’ slow start against Lightning puts Washington on the brink of elimination
(The Washington Post, May 19, 2018; 10:20 PM)
 
Nationals place Howie Kendrick on disabled list with ‘right Achilles’ injury’
(The Washington Post, May 19, 2018; 8:29 PM)
 
Nationals’ outfield depth dealt another blow as Rafael Bautista suffers season-ending injury
(The Washington Post, May 19, 2018; 12:53 PM)
 
‘No timetable’ on Nationals’ Matt Wieters after catcher undergoes hamstring surgery
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2018; 5:51 PM)
 
Six MLS stadiums to stage 2019 Gold Cup but not Audi Field
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2018; 5:51 PM)
 
The Nationals’ layoff continues, with first game of Dodgers series postponed by rain
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2018; 5:37 PM)
 
D.C. United, Washington Spirit will try to break droughts Saturday
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2018; 11:20 AM)
 
Tampa Bay’s penalty kill picks ‘lesser of the evils’ in Game 4 win over Capitals
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2018; 7:56 AM)
 
Nationals vs. Dodgers series preview: When it rains, it pours
(The Washington Post, May 18, 2018; 6:00 AM)
 
Lightning, Andrei Vasilevskiy withstand Capitals’ barrage to tie Eastern Conference finals
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 11:07 PM)
 
At NBA Combine, Maryland’s Bruno Fernando tries to measure up and keep it simple
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 10:07 PM)
 
Wise basketball coach Rob Garner’s contract will not be renewed for 2018-19 season
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 9:09 PM)
 
Even in yet another unbelievable pitching year, Max Scherzer’s hitting hasn’t gone unnoticed
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 3:55 PM)
 
As Matt Wieters has surgery on left hamstring, Nationals likely to hunt for catcher
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 1:29 PM)
 
Four-star 2018 forward Saddiq Bey granted release from NC State
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 12:46 PM)
 
Nationals Mailbag: Why do the Nats always lie about injuries? (Well, maybe not always.)
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 12:44 PM)
 
A look at Wayne Rooney’s potential MLS prospects, from an ex-teammate and opponent
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 12:18 PM)
 
U.S. soccer: Joseph Gyau steps up to German 2nd division
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 11:58 AM)
 
After waiting out coaching change, Jermaine Harris is ready to roll at Rhode Island
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 11:40 AM)
 
Wilson boys’ lacrosse team keeps growing with WILL championship
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 11:25 AM)
 
Steven Stamkos is healthy, confident and ready to lead the Lightning’s comeback
(The Washington Post, May 17, 2018; 6:30 AM)
 
Redskins hire Brian Lafemina from NFL to lead business side
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2018; 6:06 PM)
 
Nationals-Yankees postponed to June 18, and Washington gets to rest up
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2018; 4:49 PM)
 
Nicklas Backstrom may be nearing return from hand injury, even if it means no faceoffs
(The Washington Post, May 16, 2018; 4:23 PM)