| Nov 30, 2013
| 2:06 PM
When Victor Oladipo started high school, no one expected him to become an All-Met player in the hoops hotbed of Washington, D.C.
When Oladipo enrolled at Indiana University, few people envisioned he would become an All-Big Ten player.
| Nov 26, 2013
| 8:35 PM
WASHINGTON Throughout his rehab over the last seven months, Kobe Bryant found motivation nearly everywhere he looked. In ESPN ratings that called him the 25th-best player in the NBA and in the injury itself. Without it, he said Tuesday, he might not...
| Nov 22, 2013
| 9:55 AM
After what seemed like his 40th guttural bellow during “I am a God,” an exhausted Kanye West fell on his back. Like most of the moments during his two-hour-plus performance at Washington’s Verizon Center on Thursday night, it felt...
| Nov 18, 2013
WASHINGTON, D.C. As far as the standard for Alex Ovechkin goes, the Blues had kept him bottled up in recent meetings.
Ovechkin, who has the most goals of any player in the NHL the past decade, had no goals in his last four appearances against the Blues...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 2:21 PM
I’ll admit it from the get-go: I’m an Elton John nut. I love the man, his music, his melodies, his voice. So let me start not at the beginning, but at the end of last night’s concert at the packed Verizon Center in Washington.
| Nov 13, 2013
| 12:31 PM
The Atlantic Coast Conference announced today that its 2016 men’s basketball tournament will be held at Washington D.C.’s Verizon Center.
Is there irony here? Former Maryland coach Gary Williams long pressed for the ACC tourney to return...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 11:20 AM
The 2016 ACC men's basketball tournament will be played at Washington, D.C.'s Verizon Center, commissioner John Swofford announced Wednesday afternoon.
The ACC has staged its signature event in or near the nation's capital four previous times, most...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 2:12 PM
Kanye West's Yeezus tour dates have been officially rescheduled for Chicago as well as other tour stops.
The Nov. 7 and 9 dates have been moved to Tuesday, Dec. 17 and Wednesday, Dec. 18. Ticketholders should hold onto their tickets; Nov. 7...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:51 PM
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Marcin Gortat knew he wasn't going to be in Phoenix long the moment the rebuilding Suns drafted former Maryland center Alex Len fifth overall in June, but that...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:18 PM
The The New York Rangers arrived in Washington a road-weary and wayward bunch, allowing an NHL-high five goals per game and unable to establish any consistency under their new head coach. But some habits, like rendering the Capitals ineffective, appear as...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 9:20 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Notre Dame point guard Eric Atkins was born in Connecticut and kept his allegiance to the Huskies after moving to Howard County when he was in grade school.
But the games that used to draw his attention every year were those played...