Recent blog posts

There was nothing but optimism circulating through a buoyant Redskins locker room on Thanksgiving night.
 
Looking back at how the Redskins toppled the Giants
(The Washington Post, November 24, 2017; 12:27 AM)
 
An expansion team unlike any other, Vegas Golden Knights could make the playoffs in first season
(The Washington Post, November 23, 2017; 12:45 PM)
 
When the Redskins called, Demetrius Rhaney’s Thanksgiving plans quickly changed
(The Washington Post, November 23, 2017; 10:34 AM)
 
John Wall has a succinct assessment of the Wizards’ three-game road trip: ‘It’s terrible’
(The Washington Post, November 23, 2017; 1:20 AM)
 
Redskins rule out Jordan Reed, Chase Roullier, Terrell McClain and Montae Nicholson
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 2:49 PM)
 
Will the Nationals pursue Shohei Ohtani? What about suddenly free Braves prospects?
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 12:04 PM)
 
Can’t kill anything? Then stop taking penalties, says Caps Coach Barry Trotz.
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 11:25 AM)
 
Redskins-Giants matchups to watch: Janoris Jenkins will test Josh Doctson
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 9:58 AM)
 
MLS Cup rematch? Toronto FC, Seattle Sounders are a step away
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 9:25 AM)
 
Redskins round table: What’s the main reason Washington is 4-6?
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 9:16 AM)
 
Mount St. Mary’s basketball recruiting strategy: Own the Washington, D.C. area
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 9:06 AM)
 
Five story lines to follow in Redskins-Giants game
(The Washington Post, November 22, 2017; 7:55 AM)
 
The Redskins enter a stretch of three games in 12 days dealing with injuries
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 5:05 PM)
 
Redskins place Long, Pryor Sr., Thompson and Lauvao on IR; Roullier to miss Giants game
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 4:56 PM)
 
Jayson Werth not expected to return to Nationals in 2018
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 4:25 PM)
 
As Capitals struggle to string goals together, Ovechkin and Backstrom remain apart
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 3:58 PM)
 
Redskins’ Swearinger: NFL needs to get rid of Thursday night football games
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 1:56 PM)
 
Volleyball Top 10: Championship Saturday shakes up final rankings of 2017
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 1:36 PM)
 
Boys’ soccer Top 10: After 480 minutes of playoff shutouts, Bethesda-Chevy Chase is No. 1
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 1:14 PM)
 
MLS playoffs are still going on? Yes. Yes, they are.
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 7:29 AM)
 
Bradley Beal becomes youngest player in NBA history to make 700 three-pointers
(The Washington Post, November 21, 2017; 7:00 AM)
 
John Wall’s knee feels better and so do Wizards in win over Bucks
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 11:48 PM)
 
‘We have so many question marks’: Redskins starters ailing at safety, on both lines
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 5:17 PM)
 
Washington Nationals release 2018 spring training schedule
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 5:09 PM)
 
For the second straight week, the Redskins need a running back
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 4:22 PM)
 
Damascus’ winning score in region final versus Walkersville came with 12 players on field
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 3:18 PM)
 
Nationals General Manager Mike Rizzo won’t campaign for a contract extension
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 2:40 PM)
 
Nationals add Kelvin Gutierrez, Jefry Rodriguez to 40-man roster ahead of Rule 5 deadline
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 2:34 PM)
 
Terrelle Pryor undergoes ankle surgery
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 2:33 PM)
 
U.S. Soccer might not hire a coach until after the World Cup
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 11:28 AM)
 
High school football notebook: Quince Orchard, South Lakes set for tough playoff tests
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 11:15 AM)
 
How the Redskins’ defense lost a 15-point lead to the Saints in six minutes
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2017; 9:56 AM)
 
How American soccer players abroad fared this weekend
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2017; 9:20 PM)
 
Wizards lose to the Raptors on the road as John Wall sits with ailing knee
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2017; 7:34 PM)
 
Heartbreak for Hoyas as own goal bounces them from NCAA tournament
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2017; 7:30 PM)
 
Jaromir Jagr’s never-ending NHL career fuels a league’s worth of recollections
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2017; 2:11 PM)
 
Redskins blow 15-point lead, lose to Saints in overtime; Chris Thompson carted off with injury
(The Washington Post, November 19, 2017; 8:54 AM)
 
Alex Ovechkin leaves game bloodied after taking a puck to the face
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2017; 11:19 PM)
 
John Wall’s status in doubt for Wizards game in Toronto on Sunday
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2017; 7:23 PM)
 
Redskins’ DeAngelo Hall wins Ed Block Courage Award
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2017; 4:51 PM)
 
The Capitals locked up T.J. Oshie after a career year. He’s on pace to do it again.
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2017; 12:42 PM)
 
John Wall’s knee is swollen and could cause him to miss Sunday’s game at Toronto
(The Washington Post, November 18, 2017; 12:12 AM)
 
With Caleb Porter out in Portland, a look at current cast of MLS coaches (and vacancies)
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 4:05 PM)
 
Redskins’ Josh Norman named this week’s NFLPA Community MVP
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 3:58 PM)
 
Redskins WR Terrelle Pryor Sr. to see foot specialist; Jordan Reed to miss third straight game
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 3:38 PM)
 
Five story lines to follow in Redskins-Saints game
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 12:52 PM)
 
Nationals’ MASN money is still tied up, and deal for stadium naming rights hasn’t been reached
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 12:44 PM)
 
The Capitals’ pattern of slow starts continues in two-game skid this week
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 12:02 PM)
 
Can Samaje Perine take advantage of a bigger role in Rob Kelley’s absence?
(The Washington Post, November 17, 2017; 7:27 AM)