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Hockey Growing in Maryland as Washington Capitals, Ovechkin Make Waves In NHL

Hockey Growing in Maryland as Washington Capitals, Ovechkin Make Waves In NHL

Ask youth league directors, rink coordinators, shop owners and anyone associated else with ice hockey why the sport is growing in Maryland and the answer is the same: The Washington Capitals and Alexander Ovechkin.

Baltimore Orioles Play Game Without the Fans In the Wake of City Violence

Baltimore Orioles Play Game Without the Fans In the Wake of City Violence

BALTIMORE - Although the Orioles and Major League Baseball decided to close the gates at Oriole Park at Camden Yards to fans for Wednesday's game because of recent violence in the city, fans still gathered outside the ballpark.

Nationals Park Spurs Neighborhood’s Growth

Nationals Park Spurs Neighborhood’s Growth

Nationals Park in Southeast Washington has helped the Capitol Riverfront Neighborhood experience a wave of new development and growth.

Washington Nationals Renovate Nationals Park

Washington Nationals Renovate Nationals Park

The Nationals are commemorating their 10-year anniversary with renovations to Nationals Park that will appeal to both fans and players.

Science Bowl Season Finale

Science Bowl Season Finale

The University Park team has now won 6 county titles.

NFL Penalties on the Rise (Graphic)

NFL Penalties on the Rise (Graphic)

Last year, increased enforcement of existing rules led to a spike in penalties called by referees after three straight years of declines.

Maryland Men and Women Basketball Teams Look to Advance

Maryland Men and Women Basketball Teams Look to Advance

Maryland has the fourth-best chance of having both its men's and women's teams make it to the Final Four, according to an analysis by FiveThirtyEight.com.

After 15 Uniform Changes, DC United Turns 20

After 15 Uniform Changes, DC United Turns 20

While the team's red, black and white colors have stayed the same, the team's uniform has not.

An End to the Cole Field House Era

An End to the Cole Field House Era

University of Maryland's Cole Field House, a venue that has touched the hearts of athletes and fans since 1955, hosted its last athletic event this week. Cole will be closed until June 2018 for a 155-million-dollar transformation to a state-of-the-art athletic, research and academic facility.

Maryland Basketball Gears Up for March

Maryland Basketball Gears Up for March

Both the men's and women's basketball teams are ready for post-season play in the BIG 10 and NCAA tournaments.