A new bill in front of the D.C. Council would legalize and regulate sports betting in the District. But how would it all work, who would it benefit, and when would the infrastructure actually be in place if the bill passes?
Wayne Rooney’s arrival at D.C. United has signaled an incredible turnaround for the club. How much credit does he deserve, and what other factors have keyed the dramatic surge?
Rob Neyer’s new book “Powerball: Anatomy of a Modern Baseball Game” provides an in-depth look at the many ways baseball has changed just as the Houston Astros take aim at another World Series run.
Once again, West Virginia is off to a hot start. Can the Mountaineers finally put together a finish worthy of a Big 12 title?
Every Saturday morning, people all over D.C. get up to watch and root for English soccer teams that many have never even seen in person. Why do they do it? Exploring Premier League soccer fandom in the District.
In his new book “Football for a Buck,” author Jeff Pearlman explores a lifelong pet project, the crazy world of the short-lived United States Football League.
The Washington Renegades have been offering an inclusive environment to play rugby in D.C. for 20 years, becoming pioneers in the International Gay Rugby community.
Former GW star Pops Mensah-Bonsu was chosen to lead the Wizards’ new developmental team, both because of his experience with the league and his connection to D.C.
After winning the Stanley Cup, this summer’s been a nonstop party for the Washington Capitals. But with practice beginning Friday, it’s officially time to get back to work. See photos.
Hurricane Florence’s impending landfall has already caused cancellations and changes of venue for sporting events and will likely create more delays and postponements later this week.
After a year of waiting, the Nationals are finally on the brink of determining where their Triple-A team will play in 2019. But before they do, there could be a wild affiliation dance this weekend.
St. John’s wide receiver Rakim Jarrett has the Cadets off to a 3-0 start against one of the toughest schedules in the country.
The WTOP Sports department brings you its predictions for the 2018 Washington Redskins season, as well as bold predictions for the NFL.
Baseball, from Little League to the majors, is in the midst of a health epidemic. Two doctors explain the complications of Tommy John surgery, and what you can do to keep your young athlete safe.
Howard University has built a burgeoning mid-major volleyball powerhouse. That success served as a springboard for the trip of a lifetime this summer.