Redskins to Host Joint Training Camp Practices with Patriots

The Washington Redskins announced Monday that they will host joint training camp practices with the New England Patriots at the Bon Secours Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond, Va., from Monday, Aug. 4 to Wednesday, Aug. 6.

COMMENTARY: Wizards' Future Looks Bright

Young team on the rise or middling overachiever that caught a few lucky breaks? That's the identity crisis facing the Washington Wizards.

Divas Honor Late Coach, Defeat Atlanta, 44-0

Allyson Hamlin returned from injury to throw three touchdown passes, the defense recorded their third straight shutout, and the D.C. Divas earned a convincing 44-0 victory over the Atlanta Phoenix on Saturday.

AIDS Institute Leader Condemns Sterling's Rants

Disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling publicly stumbled when he attacked NBA Fall of Famer and entrepreneur Ervin "Magic" Johnson and other people living with HIV/AIDS, during a May 12 interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper.

COMMENTARY: As Expected, Clowney Goes First

The 2014 NFL Draft was held on Friday, May 9 at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall.

Washington Redskins Pick Eight in NFL Draft

In a draft where the Washington Redskins quietly acquired eight new players, Michael Sam of the St. Louis Rams will probably go down as being the first openly gay player in the National Football League (NFL).

Sharpton Hails Parsons as Clippers Interim Head

The Rev. Al Sharpton, president and CEO of the New York-based National Action Network has given a thumbs-up on the selection of noted business leader Richard “Dick” Parsons as interim president of the Los Angeles Clippers.

Washington Drops Eastern Conference Semifinals Game 3 to Indiana

Before Washington and Indiana tipped off for Friday’s Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, an advertisement for season tickets splashed across the Verizon Center’s jumbotron.

Wizards Seek to Upend Top Seed

Having surprised many in the basketball world by the ease in which they dispatched the Chicago Bulls in the first round of the 2014 NBA playoffs, the Washington Wizards continue their improbable march toward glory this week with a 102-96 ...

UDC Announces Hiring of Rodger Colbert as Lacrosse Coach

Head coach Scott Urick has announced the hiring of Rodger Colbert as the assistant men's lacrosse coach at the University of the District of Columbia on May 1.

Youth Baseball League Surges in Popularity

Other sports may be more glamorous but in Prince George's County, boys' baseball continues to fill the stands, attracting a rise in committed young players, their families and fans.

COMMENTARY: Donald Sterling Banned — Now What?

For the good of the NBA, Donald Sterling has to go. The question is, can anyone make him?

Norton Pushes for Redskins Name Change Amid Sterling Flap

D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton praised NBA Commissioner Adam Silver's lifetime ban of a team owner for making racist comments while urging his NFL counterpart Roger Goodell to take appropriate action in pushing for the Washington Redskins to change its ...

Mayweather Wins Majority Decision over Maidana

For a moment, it seemed like Marcos "El Chino" Maidana could do the unthinkable — hand pound-for-pound champion Floyd "Money" Mayweather the first loss of his brilliant career. Only for a moment.

COMMENTARY: Kentucky Derby, An American Institution

How sweet it is! The Kentucky Derby — the best two minutes in sports? — is upon us again.