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Golf's Jackie Robinson honored by President Obama

The Jackie Robinson of golf, color barrier buster Charlie Sifford finally gets the recognition he deserves.

Monday - 11/24/2014, 05:16am EST

Tags: golf, PGA, Charlie Sifford, Presidential Medal of Freedom,

The future of D.C. sports under Mayor Bowser

With issues ranging from the DC United stadium to the proposed Wizards practice facility, mayor-elect Muriel Bowser will have a major impact on the future of sports in D.C.

Friday - 11/21/2014, 02:42am EST

Tags: Washington Wizards, DC United, Olympics, Muriel Bowser

Maryland student creates soccer kits for all 50 states and D.C.

What would soccer jerseys look like if every state (and, of course, the District) had their own home and away kits? One University of Maryland student shared his vision.

Thursday - 11/20/2014, 11:38am EST

Tags: University of Maryland, soccer

Behind the Redskins' new fantasy deal

The Washington Redskins entered into a new partnership last week -- one that could change the way we look at fantasy sports.

Wednesday - 11/19/2014, 01:52am EST

Tags: Washington Redskins, FanDuel, sports gambling website,

The World Cup turf war

A brewing controversy between grass and turf for the 2015 Women's World Cup has shed light on larger issues of gender inequality in the sport.

Friday - 11/14/2014, 02:12pm EST

Tags: soccer, Field Turf, Women

On racism in sports

A group of distinguished sports personalities took on the topic of racism in sports Tuesday night at the University of Maryland.

Wednesday - 11/12/2014, 04:06pm EST

Tags: racism, race in sports, University of Maryland

Live mascots: Storied institution or archaic tradition?

Recent incidents have raised the question once again as to whether live animal mascots are a tradition worth keeping in sports.

Tuesday - 11/11/2014, 02:19am EST

Tags: mascots, washington humane society, jack the bulldog,

The biggest sports hashtag fails

Social media has become a great avenue to connect with sports fans, but poorly thought-out campaigns can easily backfire.

Monday - 11/10/2014, 08:28am EST

Tags: hashtag, Twitter,

Lasorda, Swisher honored with Bob Feller Award

A unique mix of baseball and military tradition, the Bob Feller Act of Valor Award ceremony was held in Washington Wednesday.

Thursday - 11/06/2014, 03:24am EST

Tags: Bob Feller Act of Valor Award, Tommy Lasorda, Nick Swisher,


Is the College Football Playoff working?

After the first week of College Football Playoff rankings left a bit to be desired, we found out Tuesday whether the committee learned anything.

Tuesday - 11/04/2014, 02:17am EST

Tags: BCS, college football, college football playoff

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