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Washington Nationals trade A.J. Cole to New York Yankees in exchange for cash considerations...

A.J. Cole made the Washington Nationals’ rotation out of Spring Training in part because the 26-year-old, 2010 4th Round pick was out of options this …

New York Yankees

It's a streak: Caps and Wizards win a combined 6 playoff games in a row

The Capitals and the Wizards have been stunning in the playoffs lately. The two teams have combined for six straight wins.

Basketball

Alex Ovechkin's evolution as a player was on full display in Game 6

Alex Ovechkin's evolution as a player was on full display in Game 6<p>We all know that Alex Ovechkin is a world-class goal scorer. He is the best goal …

Ice Hockey

Best of Game 6: Caps win four in a row to knock off Blue Jackets

The Capitals won four straight games to beat Columbus once and for all and move on to the second round. Here are the best moments from Game 6.

Ice Hockey

Gausman pitches a gem but Orioles still fall to Carrasco and Indians, 2-1

The Orioles had to win tonight in order to split the series with the Indians. But it just wasn’t in the cards. Kevin Gausman and Carlos Carrasco put …

Tampa Bay

4 reasons the Caps beat the Blue Jackets in Game 6

The Caps are headed to the 2018 NHL Playoffs Eastern Conference Semifinals to take on the Pittsburgh Penguins… again.<p>Stop us if you’ve heard this one …

Ice Hockey

Bryce Harper, broken bats, and bobbleheads: a true trifecta

SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco Giants right-hander Chris Stratton will seek to duplicate two impressive efforts when he takes the mound for the opener …

San Francisco

Stephenson scores shorthanded goal

A shorthanded goal from Chandler Stephenson gives the Caps the 5-2 advantage in the third period.

Comcast SportsNet

Tarik's 3 stars: Caps win 4th straight to beat Blue Jackets, advance to face the Penguins

Tarik's 3 stars: Caps win 4th straight to beat Blue Jackets, advance to face the Penguins<p>COLUMBUS—Alex Ovechkin scored two goals in the second …

Ice Hockey

DSP snipes the top corner

Devante Smith-Pelly snipes the top corner to extend the Caps' lead to 2 goals.

Devante Smith-Pelly

Columbus scores after refs miss obvious trip

The referees missed an obvious trip and Columbus took advantage as Dubois cuts the Caps lead to 1.

Ice Hockey

Kevin Gausman tosses immaculate inning against Indians

Orioles starter Kevin Gausman threw an immaculate inning — all three outs coming on three-pitch strikeouts — in the top of the seventh inning against …

Kevin Gausman

Ovechkin scores second of Game 6 to take two-goal lead

Alex Ovechkin netted his 50th career playoff goal in Game 6 against the Blue Jackets. He didn't wait much longer to net playoff goal No. 51.

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Ovechkin scores 50th playoff goal in Game 6

Alex Ovechkin scores the 50th goal of his playoff career to put the Caps up 2-1.

Comcast SportsNet

Holtby denies the one-handed shot

You're not getting past Braden Holtby with one hand, better luck next time.

Braden Holtby

Orlov scores on hometown friend Bobrovsky

Dmitry Orlov gives the Caps a 1-0 advantage to start off Game 6 vs. the Blue Jackets.

Comcast SportsNet

How the Wizards have taken Raptors big man Serge Ibaka out of the series on offense

How the Wizards have taken Raptors big man Serge Ibaka out of the series on offense<p>The Wizards-Raptors first round playoff series has evolved to …

Basketball

Nationals vs. Giants Series Preview: Nats wrap up West Coast trip in San Francisco

<b>Nationals</b> <b>(10-12) vs.</b> <b>Giants</b> <b>(9-12) series info:</b><p>Game 1: Monday, April 23 at 10:15 p.m. EST (MASN2/106.7 The Fan)<p>Game 2: Tuesday, April 24 at 10:15 p.m. …

San Francisco

Player's Cut: D.C. is John Wall's city

John Wall was unstoppable in the Wizards' Game 4 win against the Raptors. Here are all his best moments.

John Wall

The questions for Josh Rosen aren't about throwing the ball

Josh Rosen is as good as it gets when it comes to throwing the ball, but Charley Casserly sees flaws in other parts of his game.

Josh Rosen

You don't see prospects like Quenton Nelson very often

Quenton Nelson is as good as it gets when it comes to an offensive lineman prospect, Charley Casserly explains.

Quenton Nelson

Washington Nationals’ lineup for series opener with San Francisco Giants in AT&T Park...

“It was big,” Los Angeles Dodgers’ manager Dave Roberts told reporters after winning two of three from the Washington Nationals at home in Chavez …

San Francisco

Capitals to face Penguins in NHL Playoffs for third consecutive year

Capitals to face Penguins in NHL Playoffs for third consecutive year<p>The Caps are headed to the 2018 NHL Playoffs Eastern Conference Semifinals to …

Ice Hockey

Casserly walks you through 3 Redskins draft day scenarios

Charley Casserly knows the NFL Draft like few do, and he's here to explain to fans three scenarios that could play out in Round 1 for the Redskins.

NFL Draft

Wizards Tipoff podcast: Death Row D.C. and the Wizards are back

All along as Kelly Oubre, Jr. wilted from the three-point line down the stretch of the regular season, his head coach Scott Brooks would deflect the …

Basketball

Washington Nationals’ Michael A. Taylor heating up? Nats could use 2017 MAT...

Michael A. Taylor started the night on Sunday 5 for 11 (.455/.455/.545) against Dodgers’ lefty Alex Wood in their respective careers, and he was 3 …

Washington Nationals

O-line, D-line is the move for the Redskins at No. 13, according to Charles Davis

We are nearing the start of the NFL Draft, less than three days to be exact, and right now there are a ton of names circling around whom the …

Football (U.S.)

Can Gio Gonzalez lift Nats out of losing streak in series opener vs. Giants?

Can Gio Gonzalez lift Nats out of losing streak in series opener vs. Giants?<p>USA TODAY Sports<p>SAN FRANCISCO — San Francisco Giants right-hander Chris …

San Francisco

Online sportsbook doesn’t see the Ravens improving in 2018

Since Super XLVII, the Baltimore Ravens stand a perfect 40-40 as their record. They enjoyed a great 10-6 season, but followed it up with a 5-11 …

NFL

Indians' 14-hit victory hands Orioles 8th loss in 9 games

BALTIMORE — The Cleveland Indians figured it would only be a matter of time before their struggling offense provided some support to a solid starting …

Baseball