Latest from Scott Allen

Mike Rizzo calls Joe Girardi a ‘con artist’ after Max Scherzer sticky stuff check in Philly

"It’s embarrassing for Girardi, it’s embarrassing for the Phillies, it’s embarrassing for baseball," Mike Rizzo said of the check on Max Scherzer.
  • Jun 23, 2021

Meet the shirt-ripping fan who went full Hulk on the Nationals Park fan cam

“Somebody’s got to get hyped,” Dante Brewer thought during the sixth inning of Friday’s walk-off win.
  • Jun 22, 2021

Thirty-five years after his death, Len Bias’s story continues to resonate

Maryland star's death in 1986 has lingering effects on basketball and the criminal justice system today.
  • Jun 19, 2021

Capitol Police officer Eugene Goodman will throw ceremonial first pitch at Nats Park

Goodman will throw the ceremonial first pitch before Washington’s game against the Mets on June 18.
  • Jun 10, 2021

Meet Stephen Schoch, Virginia’s Dippin’ Dots-loving, head-punching closer

One part Kenny Powers, one part Al Hrabosky, Stephen Schoch is getting "chunky and a little funky with it" for the Cavaliers as they prepare for super regional play.
  • Jun 10, 2021

Nationals Park set to reopen at full capacity, with revised bag policy and new happy hour deal

Standing room only sections and the kids’ play area will reopen when the Nationals begin an 11-game homestand Thursday.
  • Jun 10, 2021

Danny Rouhier has been doing Charles Barkley impressions for 17 years. His latest went viral.

“That's pretty good right there,” Charles Barkley said of the Washington sports radio host’s impression, which was featured on TNT’s “Inside the NBA.”
  • Jun 9, 2021

James Madison stuns top-seeded Oklahoma in Women’s College World Series debut

Starting pitcher Odicci Alexander kept the Sooners' potent offense in check and Kate Gordon hit the go-ahead homer in the eighth inning for the Dukes.
  • Jun 3, 2021

African American history museum adds a hockey exhibit, including a statue of Willie O’Ree

Willie O’Ree, who became the NHL’s first Black player in 1958, first toured the museum three years ago.
  • Jun 3, 2021

After spectator runs onto court, Wizards’ coach urges misbehaving NBA fans to ‘stay home’

Fans, back in NBA arenas after pandemic restrictions are loosened, have thrown popcorn and a water bottle at players, spat at one and insulted the family of another.
  • Jun 1, 2021