Area Tykes Fight for Youth Football Bragging Rights

Some of the area's best youth football programs battled each other — and the heat — for gridiron glory Saturday.

Kimbo Slice Needed Heart Transplant Before Death: Report

Mixed martial artist and famed street fighter Kimbo Slice, who died Monday at the age of 42, had been awaiting a heart transplant before his death, a Florida newspaper reported Wednesday.

Muhammad Ali Remembered Simply as 'The Greatest'

Of all the legendary wins in Muhammad Ali's life, few are as little-known as the one he pulled off in 1990 long after his boxing career had ended.

D.C.'s Dusty Hernandez Harrison Battles to Draw on Armory Card

Washington, D.C.'s Dusty Hernandez Harrison and Mike Dallas Jr. battled to a 10-round split-decision draw Friday in the main event of the nationally-televised Throne Boxing/Roc Nation card at the D.C. Armory.

Baseball Becoming Less Popular Among Blacks

Major League Baseball has seen a dramatic decline in African-American participation over the past 20 years

D.C. Native Leads Armory's Roc Nation Card

Dusty Hernandez-Harrison will fight in the main event of Roc Nation's "Throne Boxing" card at the D.C. Armory that'll be televised live on BET at 10 p.m. Friday.

Panels Discuss Health, Compensation in College Sports

An independent sports commission conducted panels Tuesday in downtown D.C. on the state of amateur athletics, particularly health and safety issues and whether college athletes should be paid.

Jack, DeGale Retain Middleweight Titles at D.C. Armory; Unification Bout on Tap

The world super middleweight picture got a little clearer Saturday night — even though it took a controversial decision to get it done.

Redskins Take TCU Receiver Josh Doctson in 1st Round of NFL Draft

The Washington Redskins selected wide receiver Josh Doctson in the first round (No. 22 overall) of the 2016 NFL draft Thursday night.

Wizards Introduce Scott Brooks as Head Coach

Washington Wizards President Ernie Grunfeld and owner Ted Leonsis formally welcomed Scott Brooks as the team's new head coach during a press conference Wednesday at Verizon Center in northwest D.C.

Tom Brady 'Deflategate' Suspension Upheld in Federal Court

A federal appeals court has ruled that New England Patriots superstar quarterback Tom Brady must serve a four-game suspension imposed by the NFL, overturning a lower court's decision to vacate the league's penalty in the "Deflateglate" scandal that overshadowed the ...

SPORTS BRIEFS: Wittman Ousted as Wizards Head Coach

The Randy Wittman era ended Wednesday when the Wizards axed the embattled head coach.

Boxing Showdown Set for DC Armory

Roc Nation Sports will once again electrify boxing fans when they bring Washington D.C.'s undefeated Dusty Hernandez-Harrison to the ring for a 10-round welterweight bout against Mike "The Silent Assassin" Dallas Jr. at the DC Armory.

Redskins Announce 2016 Schedule

The National Football League announced its 2016 regular season schedule Thursday night, and the Washington Redskins will once again be in the national and international spotlight.

A 60-Point Farewell for Kobe Bryant

In the final act of Kobe Bryant's two-decade career, and amid the worst year in a storied franchise's history, the ol' gunslinger went out the same way he came in: on his terms.