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Bradley Beal Is Back, and That Should be Good News for the Wizards

Bradley Beal Is Back, and That Should be Good News for the Wizards

Washington Wizards fans had dreamed of a backcourt of John Wall, Beal and Paul Pierce, but the team didn’t see that until Wednesday night against the Dallas Mavericks.

Ovechkin’s Rise to Caps All-Time Points Leader

Ovechkin’s Rise to Caps All-Time Points Leader

Alexander Ovechkin became the Washington Capitals' franchise leader in points on Tuesday night against the Calgary flames.

Panel Tackles the Question of Whether Washington’s NFL Team Name Should Stay or Go

Panel Tackles the Question of Whether Washington’s NFL Team Name Should Stay or Go

The Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism at the University of Maryland tackled a proposed controversial name change for Washington's NFL team.

Olympic Legend Michael Phelps Faces Fallout From DWI Arrest

Olympic Legend Michael Phelps Faces Fallout From DWI Arrest

Olympic record holder and local hero Michael Phelps may pay a price in more ways than one following his most recent arrest on drunk driving charges.

Panelists Debate Whether Student-Athletes are Employees

Panelists Debate Whether Student-Athletes are Employees

The State of College Athletics, held Oct. 21, 2014 in Washington, D.C., raised the question of whether student-athletes should be paid and whether they are university employees. CNS-TV's Dennis Ting has the story.

Maryland’s Flying Fisherman – Kayak Crabbing, Taking Wing and Going Viral with Langston Majette

Maryland’s Flying Fisherman – Kayak Crabbing, Taking Wing and Going Viral with Langston Majette

Langston Majette is Maryland’s modern renaissance man. He’s a pilot, a fisherman, a great cook, and prolific YouTuber.

Two-year-old Girl May Be the Orioles Biggest Smallest Fan

Two-year-old Girl May Be the Orioles Biggest Smallest Fan

Two-year-old Baltimore area girl may well be the Orioles smallest biggest fan.

Graphic: Baltimore’s Road to the 2014 AL East Title

Graphic: Baltimore’s Road to the 2014 AL East Title

Baltimore regained first place in the division from Toronto on July 3 and did not look back, eventually winning the AL East by 12 games. See more.

Post-Season Baseball Brings Economic Growth, To An Extent

Post-Season Baseball Brings Economic Growth, To An Extent

For the bars, restaurants and shops immediately around Camden Yards, playoff baseball can mean more customers and more revenue.