Major injuries have gotten so pervasive in professional sports these days that every time an athlete winces in pain, I fear for the worst.
Washington Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo has a torn right pectoral muscle and is out for the season, head coach Jay Gruden said Monday.
An unlikely hero emerged Sunday at FedEx Field for the Washington Redskins, and it couldn't have come at a better time.
Former NBA All-Star Chris Webber is leading a push to buy the Atlanta Hawks, the retired basketball great announced Thursday.
The issue of granting a stipend for the marketing, enrollment, game attendance, sales of school paraphernalia and other monetary gains that popular student athletes provide at hundreds of American colleges and universities is in the national news again.
It seems that each time one of Washington's professional sports teams is expected to fare well — or perhaps even challenge for a championship — disaster strikes.
Former boxing heavyweight champion Leon Spinks remains hospitalized in Las Vegas after undergoing surgery for abdominal problems.
The Washington Redskins' skid continued Sunday against the Arizona Cardinals with a 30-20 defeat, its ninth consecutive road loss and fourth straight overall.
Who is Derek Jeter, really? I don't even know what he sounds like, to be honest.
They displayed guts and character and even a little bit of machismo, but the Washington Redskins still didn't get a much-needed victory and their season, like so many others over the past 20-plus years, may again register as an unmitigated ...
For the second time in three seasons, the Washington Nationals watch the rest of the playoffs from home after being ousted in the National League Division Series.
Russell Wilson and the Super Bowl champion Seattle Seahawks handed the Washington Redskins its third straight loss Monday, fending off a late rally to win 27-17 at FedEx Field.
Jordan Zimmermann stood on the mound in the ninth inning at Nationals Park on Saturday, one out away from a three-hit, complete-game shutout to pull the Washington Nationals even with the San Francisco Giants in the National League Division Series. ...
Steven Strasburg's solid postseason debut went to waste in the Nationals' 3-2 loss to the San Francisco Giants before a raucous sellout crowd of 44,035 at Nationals Park.
The Washington Wizards opened training camp Tuesday with as much optimism as the franchise has experienced in three decades or more.