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Sports Columnist Tom Boswell will take your questions about the Redskins, the Capitals, the Nationals, baseball, the NFL and more.

  • May 29, 2018

Reversing its playoff curse, Washington advances to the Stanley Cup finals by beating Tampa Bay in a Game 7 performance filled with crushing checks and creative plays.

  • May 24, 2018

Playoff pressure has obscured Washington’s focus for decades. Perhaps now it’s sharpening it.

  • May 22, 2018

It's in a fan's nature to bounce off the walls, writes Boswell, but that's the opposite of the baseball mentality.

  • May 21, 2018

Sports Columnist Tom Boswell answered reader questions about the Redskins, the Capitals, the Nationals, baseball, the NFL and more.

  • May 21, 2018

Out of desperation, the Nationals call up one of their biggest prospects, but it is a chance to see how he fits, now and in the future.

  • May 20, 2018

After losing two straight to Tampa Bay at home, Washington could still win what’s now a best-of-three series, but then there’s the harsh reality of the franchise’s history.

  • May 18, 2018

A weather-induced break gives Washington’s overworked relievers new life and gives Manager Dave Martinez a chance to reevaluate how he uses them.

  • May 16, 2018

Fans build narratives around teams. So do sportswriters. And so do the teams themselves.

  • May 15, 2018

The team's fifth starter has been a pleasant surprise this season, and Boswell thinks the strategy of removing him from games early is a smart one.

  • May 14, 2018
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