Recent blog posts

Oshie and Orpik aren’t traveling with Washington to Nashville, but they might join the team before their game in New York on Tuesday.
 
Sources: Capitals prospect Stanislav Galiev could be dealt by trade deadline
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 7:42 PM)
 
Mike Rizzo says Dusty Baker’s contract will not be a distraction
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 7:24 PM)
 
Matt Wieters as a National: an idea that finally caught on
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 5:42 PM)
 
Capitals’ Matt Niskanen won’t play against Oilers; Brooks Orpik is questionable
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 1:11 PM)
 
Redskins receive good news as injured receiver Josh Doctson is up and running
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 11:21 AM)
 
Barcelona vs. Manchester United at FedEx Field? It appears to be in the works.
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 11:00 AM)
 
Friendship Collegiate running back Vincent Abney waits until after Signing Day to make college choice
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 10:58 AM)
 
Matt Wieters, with an assist from Koda Glover, will wear No. 32 with the Nats
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 9:49 AM)
 
Relax, Redskins fans. So-far-silent free agent talks will start at NFL combine
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 9:03 AM)
 
The Capitals are in the market for a No. 3 goaltender
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 6:30 AM)
 
Max Scherzer will throw off a mound Saturday, but won’t throw fastballs
(The Washington Post, February 24, 2017; 6:00 AM)
 
Stephen Strasburg throws in intrasquad game, survives
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 6:21 PM)
 
Injury scare makes you wonder about Caps’ defensive depth ahead of NHL trade deadline
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 5:56 PM)
 
Victor Robles, 19, the Nats’ remaining top prospect, speeds into big league camp
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 5:27 PM)
 
Bojan Bogdanovic is thrilled to join Wizards, and may see minutes alongside starters
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 4:59 PM)
 
Capitals’ Matt Niskanen is day-to-day; Brooks Orpik misses practice
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 2:46 PM)
 
Soccer to watch on TV and online this weekend
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 2:18 PM)
 
Just call him ‘Mac.’ Wizards rookie legally changes his name.
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 9:59 AM)
 
Sidwell Friends two-sport standout Nalani Lyde follows in her mother’s footsteps
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 9:50 AM)
 
11 things to know about D.C. United a week before the season opener
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 9:14 AM)
 
Recently acquired defenseman Tom Gilbert excited for opportunity with Capitals
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 8:53 AM)
 
Maryland refuses to hit the panic button after loss to Minnesota
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 7:30 AM)
 
Capitals’ video coaches come through again with successful goaltender interference challenge
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 7:00 AM)
 
Stephen Drew chose the Nationals over offers to start elsewhere
(The Washington Post, February 23, 2017; 6:01 AM)
 
Capitals’ Matt Niskanen leaves Flyers game early with ‘lower-body’ injury
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 10:19 PM)
 
Wizards trade for bench help, bring in Bojan Bogdanovic and Chris McCullough
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 9:31 PM)
 
Nats aren’t counting on Joe Nathan being elite again at 42, but they’re intrigued
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 5:45 PM)
 
High school football just made two major rule changes for player safety
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 5:02 PM)
 
Trea Turner’s excuse for arriving late to Nationals’ workout? Jury duty.
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 4:24 PM)
 
Taylor Chorney gets back in Capitals’ lineup vs. Flyers, replacing Nate Schmidt
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 3:35 PM)
 
Redskins’ young locker room rekindled veterans’ love for football, sad finish and all
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 1:38 PM)
 
Being a Capitals prospect can be an exercise in patience
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 10:31 AM)
 
National Christian freshman Elizabeth Martino is a top-30 national recruit in her class
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 10:06 AM)
 
Wednesday kickaround
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 9:08 AM)
 
How Matt Wieters fits into the Nationals’ selective spending habits
(The Washington Post, February 22, 2017; 7:20 AM)
 
Perennially ‘underrated’ Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is garnering MVP talk
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 5:07 PM)
 
D.C. United signs Patrick Mullins to contract extension
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 4:10 PM)
 
Matt Wieters is signing with the Nationals. What does that mean for Derek Norris?
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 3:31 PM)
 
Nationals to sign Matt Wieters to two-year deal
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 3:23 PM)
 
Tom Boswell on the Nationals’ signing of catcher Matt Wieters
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 3:20 PM)
 
If Redskins want a Kirk Cousins extension, first they must use franchise tag
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 11:49 AM)
 
Max Scherzer played catch with regular grip, but is not yet pain-free
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 10:20 AM)
 
Caps recall forward Travis Boyd before road game in Philadelphia
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 9:43 AM)
 
Tuesday kickaround
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 8:59 AM)
 
St. John’s point guard Tre Wood draws interest from Iowa, Penn State, other notable programs
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 8:53 AM)
 
A slimmed-down Chris Heisey finds stability in West Palm Beach
(The Washington Post, February 21, 2017; 6:00 AM)
 
Maryland center Michal Cekovsky out for rest of season with fractured left ankle
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2017; 5:32 PM)
 
Adam Eaton is modeling Mighty Mouse. Can he fit that mold with the Nationals?
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2017; 4:51 PM)
 
With Andre Burakovsky out, Capitals can test needs before NHL trade deadline
(The Washington Post, February 20, 2017; 11:31 AM)