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Andrés Machado has emerged as a reliable arm in the Nats’ bullpen after an early-career stumble

The relief pitcher has rebounded from a rocky start to his big league career in Kansas City and is now performing consistently in Washington.
  • Aug 20, 2021

Katherine Evans takes over as Wizards VP of research and information systems

Katherine Evans is the first woman in the NBA to head an analytics or research department.
  • Aug 18, 2021

A UCF kicker once quit football to build his brand. Now, the quarterback doesn’t have to.

Thanks to new “name, image and likeness” laws, Dillon Gabriel can capitalize where Donald De La Haye never could.
  • Aug 18, 2021

The Washington Football Team and its fans return for a practice at FedEx Field

The event drew season ticket holders who hadn't been back since the pandemic and those who were curious after a decade away.
  • Aug 7, 2021

WFT training camp observations: Covid situation improves, receiver battle intensifies

Washington's vaccination rate has increased, while two more players returned from the covid-19/reserve list. On the field, DeAndre Carter and Steven Sims Jr. continue to fight for a roster spot.
  • Aug 5, 2021

WFT training camp observations: First-round pick Jamin Davis is off to a strong start

The rookie middle linebacker could play a big role for Washington this season, while wide receiver Steven Sims Jr. is making a strong case to earn a roster spot.
  • Aug 4, 2021

WFT training camp observations: Offense scores a big win in the two-minute drill

Ryan Fitzpatrick and the offense eked out a win in the unit's first uptempo two-minute drill of training camp, while cornerback Kendall Fuller is splitting his time between two roles.
  • Aug 3, 2021

A familiar name was back on the court as the Citi Open returned to D.C.

Andrew Fenty, son of the former mayor, took aim at the Citi Open main draw via qualifying this weekend.
  • Aug 1, 2021

Olympics Day 7 Highlights: No ‘Golden Slam’ for Novak Djokovic; U.S. women’s soccer wins in shootout

Novak Djokovic was trying to become the first man to win all four Grand Slam tournaments and an Olympic gold in the same year. Track and field is off and running, and the U.S. women's soccer team held off the Netherlands.
  • Jul 30, 2021

Cade Cunningham goes to the Pistons, leading stellar top five in NBA draft

Cade Cunningham, Jalen Green, Evan Mobley and Scottie Barnes went in that order to start a top-heavy 2021 draft.
  • Jul 29, 2021