Nationals clinch NL east division title, winning against the Pittsburgh Pirates Saturday. The New York Mets lost against the Philadelphia Phillies.
The Capitals opened the team’s 2016 training camp Friday without nine regulars, including captain Alex Ovechkin.
While some top American stars are skipping the Olympics, the door has opened for the likes of Arlington native Denis Kudla to represent Team USA.
Fresh off his best showing at a Grand Slam tournament, Sam Querrey is ready to get back to the grind.
The summer heat won’t be the only story in D.C. as local players and up-and-coming young stars look to make their mark at Citi Open.
With the 2016 Stanley Cup Finals underway between the Pittsburgh Penguins and San Jose Sharks, another member of the 2009-10 Capitals team finally has a chance to earn a Stanley Cup ring.
Navy and Virginia are both headed to this year’s NCAA Baseball Tournament, beginning this week.
The Washington Capitals avoided elimination Saturday with a 3-1 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Verizon Center.
The focus may be on Ovechkin vs. Crosby, but the series between the Caps and Penguins may be decided at the blue line, where there are a lot of familiar faces.
The Capitals eliminated the Flyers in six games, marking the first time Washington has won a playoff series in fewer than seven games since 2011.
The Caps are hoping their playoff-tested veteran additions will help push the team over the top this year.
For the second time in the last seven seasons, the Capitals enter the playoffs as Presidents’ Trophy winners after running away with the NHL’s best record in the regular season.
A day after recording his 50th goal of the season, Alex Ovechkin officially locked up another goal-scoring title as the NHL regular season concluded Sunday.
“It will be weird going against some of my really good buddies, guys that were standing next to me at my wedding, but it’ll be fun,” T.J. Oshie says.
“Just to think that a few years ago I was watching these games on TV and now to be playing in them is pretty cool,” says Sam Anas, who plays on the top-ranked Quinnipiac Bobcats.
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