Latest from Roman Stubbs

The Capitals, on the brink of early elimination again, will try to bounce back in Game 5

The Capitals are on the brink of another first-round playoff exit, with Game 5 against the Boston Bruins set for Sunday night in Washington.
  • May 22, 2021

‘Opportunity knocks’ and Craig Anderson answers to help lift Capitals past Bruins in Game 1

When rookie Vitek Vanecek left with an undisclosed lower-body injury in the first period, veteran Craig Anderson stepped in and held the Bruins in check to lift the Capitals in their playoff opener.
  • May 15, 2021

The Kentucky Derby returns to a Louisville contending with protest, pain and its past

This year’s Kentucky Derby arrives as Louisville remains focused on reform, with protesters still calling for change in the city’s leadership and its police force.
  • May 1, 2021

Capitals fall to Penguins in OT thriller that sends both teams to playoffs

An unlikely scenario became a reality as the Capitals scored late in regulation to force overtime while the Islanders beat the Rangers in New York, sending both Washington and Pittsburgh to the playoffs.
  • Apr 29, 2021

The legacy of the Black cowboy has been overlooked. This young bull rider could help change that.

For 13-year-old bull rider Nicholas Jackson, chasing his dream means facing physical danger and navigating life in a predominantly White sport.
  • Apr 22, 2021

The Capitals honor Nicklas Backstrom, then fall flat in a loss to lowly Sabres

The Capitals put on a warm ceremony to honor Nicklas Backstrom playing his 1,000th game in a Washington jersey, then went out and lost to lowly Buffalo, 5-2.
  • Apr 15, 2021

Jakub Vrana, whose future once seemed so bright in Washington, starts over in Detroit

Always 'a happy kid,' forward gets a grown-up lesson when Capitals trade him away.
  • Apr 14, 2021

For the Vancouver Canucks and the NHL, a brutal reminder of the virus’s grip

The outbreak within the Vancouver Canucks organization, which has been linked to a variant, is the worst in the NHL this season — and perhaps in North American professional sports since the start of the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Apr 10, 2021

Post-UMD poll: Six in 10 parents say loss of sports affected kids’ emotional well-being

Nearly two-thirds of parents say their children are less happy as a result of the loss of youth sports over the past year, according to a Washington Post-University of Maryland poll.
  • Apr 2, 2021

Evgeny Kuznetsov, Alex Ovechkin help Capitals rally past Devils

Washington gives up an early goal and remains in comeback mode most of the night, finally pushing through for a 4-3 win over New Jersey.
  • Mar 25, 2021