Gabby Douglas, the gymnast who took the world by storm during the 2012 Summer Olympics, has rejoined the U.S. women's national gymnastics team, opening the door for participation in the 2016 games in Rio.
Robert Griffin III, former top draft pick and franchise quarterback for the, probably has a better chance of starting 2015 for the arch-rival Dallas Cowboys than he does for the Washington Redskins.
The Washington Redskins, coming off an embarrassing loss to the lowly Tampa Bay Buccaneers, showed some fight Sunday on the road against the San Francisco 49ers, but couldn't hold a late-game lead and lost 17-14, ensuring head coach Jay Gruden ...
Michele A. Roberts has started her new job as the executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, and the former District public defender immediately set the tone for what’s sure to be contentious collective bargaining with NBA owners.
As an African-American entrepreneur who has made a living writing books under contractual agreements with publishing companies, the ongoing contract disputes and negotiations between star wide receiver Dez Bryant and billionaire Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones presents a longstanding quagmire.
The Redskins lost to a sub-.500 team for the second straight game since upsetting arch rival Dallas, this time at home to the woeful Buccaneers, 27-7.
The NBA released Friday the Christmas Day jerseys — which will display the players' first names — for the 10 teams that will play that day, including the Washington Wizards.
It’s early. Very early. Still, the Washington Wizards 5-2 start has impressed fans and those outside of the area if for no other reason than the fact that NBA experts have forecast a great season for the team, a prediction ...
The Washington Nationals' Matt Williams was named the National League Manager of the Year on Tuesday in his first season as skipper, despite a disappointing postseason loss.
It seems like we've been hearing these classic "Hi Mom" shoutouts from college and professional athletes forever. However, a large number of black athletes have never had a father around to acknowledge.
For the first time since 2007, Howard University can celebrate a conference champion.
With plenty of distractions on and off the field, Washington fumbled a golden opportunity to jump back into playoff contention.
Thousands of white Cleveland Cavaliers fans who angrily burned LeBron James jerseys just four years ago when he left the city, now profess to love him again. I chuckle at their audacity.
Robert Griffin III returned to action Sunday for the Washington Redskins after missing six games with a dislocated ankle, but it wasn't enough, as the Minnesota Vikings held on at home for a 29-26 win.
With a win on Nov. 8 against WBO Champion Sergey "Krusher" Kovalev at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, Bernard Hopkins would be just one belt away from becoming the first fighter in boxing history to hold all four major alphabet ...