• By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    SEAN DOOLITTLE SEES SPORTS AS A REWARD AMERICA HASN'T EARNED YET

    The Nationals had two players test positive for the coronavirus, and their closer expressed skepticism about baseball's return plan.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    CHRISTIAN PULISIC IS PROVING HE'S A ‘REALLY GOOD ONE' FOR CHELSEA

    The Pennsylvania native, 21, has made an undeniable attacking impact since soccer resumed in England.

    Soccer
  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    PATRIOTS KICKER HAS TATTOO CONNECTED TO EXTREMIST GROUP REMOVED, REPORT SAYS

    Justin Rohrwasser, a rookie out of Marshall, said he got the tattoo as a show of support for the military but didn't fully understand...

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    LED BY LEWIS HAMILTON, FORMULA ONE DRIVERS TAKE A KNEE BEFORE AUSTRIAN GRAND PRIX

    Fourteen drivers knelt ahead of F1's season-opening race.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    IT'S TIME FOR BLACK LABOR IN COLLEGE SPORTS TO DEMAND NEW GROUND RULES

    Coaches and teams must understand the worth of athletes not just as cogs in the multibillion-dollar college athletic industrial complex...

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    WHAT TO DO WITH THE EIGHT TEAMS LEFT OUT OF ORLANDO? INSIDE THE NBA'S ‘SECOND BUBBLE' DILEMMA

    The league has discussed setting up a second bubble for the eight teams left out of the Disney restart, but numerous complications...

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    RON RIVERA SAYS IT ‘WOULD BE AWESOME' IF REDSKINS CHANGE NAME BY START OF 2020 SEASON

    The coach said he has been brainstorming ideas with team owner Daniel Snyder.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 5, 2020

    GONZAGA'S CALEB WILLIAMS, THE NATION'S TOP QB PROSPECT, COMMITS TO OKLAHOMA

    The Eagles' mega-talent has long had his eyes on becoming the top pick in the 2024 NFL draft, and he believes this choice positions...

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    DODGERS PITCHER DAVID PRICE WILL SIT OUT 2020 SEASON OVER HEALTH CONCERNS

    The former AL Cy Young winner on Saturday became the first Dodger to opt out of the upcoming 60-game season, as more positive coronavirus...

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    AS THE REDSKINS CONSIDER A NAME CHANGE, DANIEL SNYDER'S INNER CIRCLE IS SMALLER THAN EVER

    As Snyder's team faces the greatest crisis of his tenure, business-side leadership has been an issue.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    FRANCES TIAFOE WITHDRAWS FROM EXHIBITION FOLLOWING POSITIVE CORONAVIRUS TEST

    The Maryland native labored through a win Friday at the DraftKings All-American Team Cup before the positive test.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    NFL DETAILS CORONAVIRUS TREATMENT PROCEDURES IN PROTOCOLS FOR TRAINING CAMP, PRESEASON

    Some aspects of the testing program are not completed, but the league is planning rigorous testing and social distancing measures.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    QUIET FOURTH OF JULY AT NATIONALS PARK OFFERS ANOTHER REMINDER OF BASEBALL'S DIFFICULT RESTART

    “I just wish we were playing baseball today, July Fourth,” Max Scherzer said Saturday. “I think that was possible. The fact that we...

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    CLEVELAND INDIANS ANNOUNCE PLANS TO CONSIDER NAME CHANGE

    The MLB club has had the name since 1915 but discontinued using the "Chief Wahoo" logo before the 2019 season.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    JIMMIE JOHNSON BECOMES FIRST NASCAR DRIVER TO TEST POSITIVE FOR CORONAVIRUS

    Johnson will not participate in Sunday's race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

    NASCAR
  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 4, 2020

    VICTOR OLADIPO TO SIT OUT NBA RESTART, LEAVING PACERS EVEN MORE SHORTHANDED

    Indiana's star guard said he wasn't "fully comfortable" playing in the bubble as he continues to recover from a 2019 leg injury.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 3, 2020

    MIKE GUNDY'S CONTRACT REDUCED BY ONE YEAR, $1 MILLION AFTER OKLAHOMA STATE REVIEW

    Along with the decision, the school's athletic director said he believes the Cowboys coach needs to develop better a personal relationship...

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 3, 2020

    TRIBAL LEADERS, POLITICIANS: REDSKINS' REVIEW OF NAME IS STEP TOWARD NFL BEING ON ‘RIGHT SIDE OF HISTORY'

    Chuck Hoskin Jr., chief of the Cherokee Nation, called the name review “a start.”

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 3, 2020

    DANIEL SNYDER NO LONGER HAS A CHOICE, AND HE KNOWS IT. THIS CONTROVERSY HAS REACHED ITS ENDGAME

    There's no need for a "thorough review." Just change the name as soon as possible.

  • By Washingtonpost   -   Jul 3, 2020

    MLB SUMMER CAMP BEGINS WITH STRANGE SIGHTS AND A SUPERSTAR STILL ON THE FENCE

    With teams reopening their spring training camps Friday, baseball's Great Experiment of 2020 began in earnest.