Does Mayweather-McGregor Need to Happen?

There was a brief span over the last few years when critics believed that the sport of boxing would ultimately be buried alive by the blossoming Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). But there’s been a new twist recently as it appears...

Another Viewpoint: “It’s All Worthwhile”

After we reached a certain age, my wife and I developed different missions. Hers is to go to the gym every day and sweat and grunt in the interest of good health and a...

Orioles Still Trail Yankees for Second Place after Three Straight Losses

The Baltimore Orioles enjoyed the lead in the American League East division momentarily this past week when they claimed a second straight win over the visiting Washington Nationals on May 9.  Baltimore took the first...

Wizards Preparing for Epic Game 7 in Boston

Two blowout games and a nail-biting finish have led to a Game 7 between the Washington Wizards and Boston Celtics, who played three games in a crazy week. To say the series has been...

Nationals and Orioles Continue Rivalry, Harper Reaches New Deal for 2018

Amid a crazy week on the D.C. sports scene, the Washington Nationals seemingly flew under the radar, despite undertaking a four-game home-and-home set against their beltway neighbors from Baltimore.   Unfortunately for Washington fans, the...

Orioles’ Adam Jones Donates $20K to Negro Leagues Museum

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Baltimore Orioles outfielder Adam Jones, the target of racial taunts during a recent game in Boston, has donated $20,000 to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri. Jones...

Wall Hits Stunning Game-Winning Three-Pointer to Force Game 7 Against Boston

(Updated 5/13/2017) John Wall drilled a game-winning three-pointer to save the Washington Wizards’ season and cap a nail-biting victory over the Boston Celtics, 92-91, in Game Six of the Eastern Conference semifinals on May...

Bill Hamid, D.C. United’s Homegrown Goalie

Growing up, D.C. United goalie Bill Hamid dreamed of playing soccer for his hometown team. “I think growing in the area is really cool, it is a big soccer area, and my father...

Riverdale Baptist Maintains Winning Streak

Ranked the No. 2 high school baseball team in Maryland, behind Calvert Hall, a Baltimore High School, Riverdale Baptist recently scored three blowout victories against St. Anselm's Abbey, Avalon, and five-point win over Eastern...

Bradley Stuns Wizards as Celtics Win—Lead Series 3-2

Avery Bradley scored a career playoff-high 29 points to help lead the Boston Celtics to a 120-101 win in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference semifinals on May 10 in Boston, Mass. The Celtics now...

Wizards Win Game 4, Tie Series at 2-2

John Wall and Brad Beal put up 52 points combined to lift the Washington Wizards to a 121-102 win in Game Four of the Eastern Conference semifinals on May 7 in Washington, D.C. Washington's victory...

Is the Spurs’ Run Over?

Tony Parker out for the playoffs. Tim Duncan retired and happy. His replacement, LaMarcus Aldridge, has been dealing with a heart condition that has zapped his strength. And, Manu Ginobili looks lonely as the...