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  • It's not just you: The Caps really do play an absurd number of overtime playoff games

    Columbus fans are learning firsthand about postseason angst.

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  • Ask Boswell: Redskins, Nationals and Washington sports

    Sports Columnist Tom Boswell will take your questions about the Redskins, the Capitals, the Nationals, baseball, the NFL and more.

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  • Celebrating Backstrom's Capitals-record four postseason OT winners

    Nicklas Backstrom may be the best playmaker in franchise history, but the 11-year veteran has also shown a knack for scoring big goals in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Backstrom's four OT winners in the postseason are a team record. The post Celebrating Backstrom’s Capitals-record four postseason OT winners appeared first on WTOP.

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  • Inside Nassar Gymnastics Scandal: Maroney, Karoly Speak

    USA Gymnastics tried to silence top athletes after they reported being molested by team doctor Larry Nassar and as they pushed to meet with law enforcement officials, the gymnasts and their family members...Photo Credit: NBC This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Cubs Give Update on Bryant After Star Hit in Head by Pitch

    Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant was forced to exit Sunday’s game against the Colorado Rockies after he was struck in the head by a pitch, the team said. The Cubs say that Bryant suffered a small...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Wall Takes Over, Wiz Beat Raps 106-98 to Tie Series at 2-2

    John Wall took over down the stretch after Bradley Beal fouled out, having a hand in 10 of Washington's last 14 points and finishing with 27 points and 14 assists as the No. 8 seed Wizards came back to beat the...Photo Credit: Getty Images

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  • McKayla Maroney Details 'Scariest Night' With Larry Nassar

    Larry Nassar had done "the treatment" on gymnast McKayla Maroney before, but nothing prepared her for what happened in a Tokyo hotel room in October 2011."That was the scariest night," Maroney told NBC in her...Photo Credit: NBC This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • White Sox Honor Pitcher Who Suffered Brain Hemorrhage With Touching Tributes

    As the Chicago White Sox take the field Saturday night against the Houston Astros, their hearts are heavy as teammate Danny Farquhar remains in an area hospital.Farquhar, who suffered a brain hemorrhage during...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • Sox Pitcher in Critical Condition After Brain Hemorrhage

    Chicago White Sox pitcher Danny Farquhar is in critical condition at a local hospital after collapsing during Friday’s game against the Houston Astros.Farquhar, who pitched the sixth inning of the game...Photo Credit: Getty Images, File

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  • Syrian army pounds IS-held district in capital's south

    Heavy regime bombardment pounded a southern district of Syria's capital Saturday, state media and a monitor said, as government forces pressed their campaign...

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  • Hockey Player From Viral ‘Puck Girl’ Video Wants to Know What Happened to ‘Ladies First’

    A video of a distraught bite-sized hockey fan waiting for a puck from a hockey player turned her into “puck girl,” an instant internet celebrity. Keelan Moxley, 6, really wanted a puck from Capitals forward Brett Connolly at Sunday’s Game 2. And he really wanted to throw it to her. But the first time the…

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  • Redskins Release 2018 Schedule

    The Washington Redskins announced its 2018 schedule Thursday night, which includes a Thanksgiving Day match against the Dallas Cowboys. The Redskins will open the season on the road on Sept. 9 when they play the Arizona Cardinals, followed by back-to-back home games — first against the Indianapolis Colts on Sept. 16, then against the Green Bay Packers on Sept. 23. For a third-straight year, the Redskins will play on Thanksgiving. The team will play its rival Dallas on Thursday, Nov. 22 and...

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  • Maryland Boxer Lamont Roach Jr. Has Sights Set on the Title

    Undefeated boxer Lamont Roach Jr. of Prince George's County has championship belt ambitions. Moises Linares reports.

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  • Capitals player in viral 'puck girl' video wonders, 'Whatever happened to ladies first?'

    Forward Brett Connolly gave 6-year-old Keelan Moxley a souvenir she'll never forget.

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  • A brief history of Alex Ovechkin guaranteeing things

    "We're going to come home for Game 5, and for Game 5 it's going to be tied,” Ovechkin said.

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  • James Defends Reporter Asking About Death of Erin Popovich

    It was a raw moment caught on live television. Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James was asked his thoughts on the just announced death Erin Popovich, the wife of San Antonio Spurs Coach Gregg Popovich.Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • 'We Have Your Back': Yankees Go To Bat for Bullied 10-Year-Old Girl

    The New York Yankees are going to bat for 10-year-old girl who shared a heartbreaking story on social media about years of bullying she’s endured at her Pennsylvania school. The New York Post reports 10-year-old...Photo Credit: Getty Images This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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  • NFL's Gronkowski Buys Stake in Horse Who Shares His Name

    A horse named Gronkowski has been purchased, at least in part, by his namesake.New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski announced Wednesday that he had bought a substantial stake in Gronkowski, a...Photo Credit: Getty Images Equuis Photography, Handout This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

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