Latest from Fred Bowen

Olympic magic moments will happen — even without the crowds

Tokyo will have no fans, but the athletes are what make the Games memorable.
  • Jul 21, 2021

Will sluggish Washington Nationals bounce back into contention?

The Nats staged a huge comeback in 2019, but everything went right for them that season.
  • Jul 15, 2021

New sports add thrills to Summer Olympics

Skateboarding, surfing and sport climbing are three of six sports you haven’t seen at the Summer Games.
  • Jul 7, 2021

College athletes may get more rewards because of Supreme Court case. Will this lead to paying players?

Agreeing to pay players would involve hard work to make it fair and legal.
  • Jun 30, 2021

‘Sticky stuff,’ spitballs, steroids and other ways MLB players have broken the rules to win

Professional baseball players have a long history of cheating to gain an advantage over opponents
  • Jun 23, 2021

Teens are among the swimmers to watch in U.S. Olympic trials

Torri Huske sets a U.S. butterfly record as she and Claire Curzan earn trip to Tokyo Olympics.
  • Jun 16, 2021

Tennis star Naomi Osaka revealed mental health struggles many people face

Will Osaka’s comments help other athletes, coaches and families better understand?
  • Jun 10, 2021

Kids help elevate E.B. Henderson’s contributions to basketball

Virginia agrees to dedicate a historical marker to “the Father of Black Basketball.”
  • Jun 2, 2021

Many sports greats never get a championship ring

Karl Malone and Elgin Baylor were NBA stars, but their teams didn’t earn the top prize.
  • May 26, 2021

Mystics need Delle Donne, other key players to return for shot at the playoffs

Injuries and opportunities to play in Europe create challenges for the Mystics this season.
  • May 19, 2021