Wiz Ride Beal's Hot Hand in OT Win over Kings

Bradley Beal scored 31 points and made a career-high seven 3-pointers Monday to lift the Washington Wizards to a 101-95 overtime victory over the Sacramento Kings at Verizon Center in northwest D.C.

Redskins Bully Packers, 42-24

The Washington Redskins showed they are ready for prime time Sunday night, shrugging off stiff winds and two-time MVP Aaron Rodgers en route to a 42-24 drubbing of the Green Bay Packers at FedEx Field.

Wizards Hold off Knicks' Late Rally for 119-112 Win

John Wall had 23 points and 11 assists and Bradley Beal chipped in 18 after a three-game absence as the Washington Wizards withstood a furious comeback by the New York Knicks at home Thursday, 119-112, for their third win of ...

Golf Industry Aims to Diversify 'Game of Kings'

American golfers are 77 percent male and 80 percent white, according to the 2015 Golf Diversity & Inclusion Report.

Injuries Plague Wizards During Slow Start

The Washington Wizards played without shooting guard Bradley Beal for two straight games, one of those without All-Star point guard John Wall as well. Unfortunately, both games ended in defeat.

Olympic Gold Medalist, Trainer Lead 2016 DC Boxing Hall of Fame Class

An Olympic gold medalist and a renowned trainer are among the newest members of the D.C. Boxing Hall of Fame.

LeBron, Cavs Outlast Short-Handed Wizards

Kyrie Irving scored a game-high 29 points and LeBron James surpassed yet another career milestone as the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers knocked off the Washington Wizards, 105-94, in front of a sellout crowd Friday at Verizon Center.

What's Wrong With the Wizards?

After missing the playoffs last season, the Washington Wizards are looking to recapture that postseason magic it had two years ago. So far this season, things aren't shaping up that way.

Wizards Get First Win of Season, Hang on Against Hawks, 95-92

The Washington Wizards defeated the Atlanta Hawks at home Friday night, 95-92, avenging an opening-night loss and finally securing the first victory for new coach Scott Brooks.

HU Grads Align Careers with Sports

Just about every female athlete at Howard University was seated in the campus's Blackburn Center during homecoming weekend as ESPN anchor and columnist Jemele Hill moderated a panel discussion with a half-dozen HU alumni who have moved onto successful careers ...

Study: Redskins Fans Among the Most Loyal in Football

The Washington Redskins have tried to establish themselves as a dominant and ferocious team. Now, their fans have been recognized as among the most influential in the NFL.

New PG Basketball Team Plays First ABA Game

The first official sports team of Prince George's County, the PG Valor, has officially started what they hope will be a long, successful legacy as a member of the American Basketball Association (ABA).

Coach Carter Shares His Strategy for Success

The HU basketball team, ranked #1 in their division as their season-opening game approaches Nov. 11, finished practice on Saturday and then sat down with sports legend Coach Carter, whose life made headlines in 2005 when Samuel L. Jackson portrayed ...

Redskins' Streak at Four with 27-20 Win Over Eagles

The Washington Redskins ran roughshod over the Philadelphia Eagles for a 27-20 home win Sunday, pounding their NFC East foe for their fourth straight victory which was more lopsided than the final score indicated.

NL Playoffs to Feature Two Black Managers

The Washington Nationals and the Los Angeles Dodgers have advanced to the National League Division Series with the Nats making their third postseason appearance in the past five years. The first game kicks off Friday, Oct. 7 with both teams ...