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Future Maryland Guard Eric Ayala's 'No. 1 Priority' Is Recruiting Moses Brown

Four-star combo guard Eric Ayala, who announced his commitment to the Terps Oct. 14, is already working toward getting other recruits to join him at Maryland, and he sees center Moses Brown as the "key piece."

Wizards Today 10-23

The Wizards begin their 7-day, 4-game road trip tonight against the Denver Nuggets at 9 p.m.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 23, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including a look ahead to the Redskins-Eagles "Monday Night Football" matchup, D.C. United's final game at RFK Stadium and more.

Five Impressions From The Ravens' Loss At Minnesota

Ravens receiver Chris Moore caught a last-second touchdown, but Baltimore fell to 3-4 on the season with a 24-16 loss at Minnesota Oct. 22.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Panthers 4, Caps 1

Caps home struggles continue, Djoos matches his dad's NHL goal output, Oshie joins the 600 club, more

First-and-Ten - Redskins @ Eagles on MNF!

The Redskins are hoping to be road warriors again and will have to do it for a second time in three games against one of the NFL's best teams in a juiced up atmosphere as they head to Philadelphia for Monday Night Football. How can they win? We tell you here! How can they lose? We also tell you what they must avoid!

Wizards Today 10-22

The Wizards will travel to Denver today for their matchup with the Nuggets tomorrow night.

Caps Drop Third Straight Home Game, 4-1

Caps' five-on-five excellence can't undo a trio of cardinal hockey sins as they lose three straight in regulation at home for first time in nearly four years

Postgame Notes, WSH vs. FLA, 10/21/17

The Capitals will have a day off on Sunday. Washington will resume practice on Monday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex at 10:30 a.m. with media availability to follow.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

No morning skate ahead of tonight's second half of back-to-backs, but here are news. notes and possible lineups for tonight's Caps-Panthers game

Four Observations On The Terps' Loss At Wisconsin

Terps safety Josh Woods (McDonogh) was responsible for one of Maryland's two takeaways, but the Terps lost at Wisconsin, 38-13, Oct. 21.

Caps Today, 10/21/17

Alex Ovechkin scored the overtime winner against the Detroit Red Wings.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Caps 4, Wings 3 (OT)

Ovechkin is first NHLer to reach 20 career OT goals, Beagle celebrates 400 in style, Wilson works out well in top six, more

Wizards Today 10-21

The Wizards topped the Pistons last night by a score of 115-111.

Glenn Clark Radio Week In Review: Oct. 16-20, 2017

In case you missed anything from Glenn Clark Radio this week, here are a few highlights to check out, including interviews with Todd Heap and Eric Ayala.

Caps Stop Home to Host Panthers

Washington makes yet another one-game stop at Capital One Arena, this time to host the Florida Panthers on Saturday night

Ovechkin's Overtime Goal Lifts Caps to 4-3 Win over Wings

A pair of late power play strikes enables the Caps to comeback for the victory in their first ever visit to Detroit's Little Caesars Arena

Inside the Numbers - Redskins @ Eagles on MNF!

For a second time in three games, the Redskins take the show on the road looking for love in probably all of the wrong places, as in Philadelphia and what will be a thirsty Eagles crowd, jacked up and ready to welcome their (5-1) Birds back home. Two of the best quarterbacks in the NFL this year and an improving defense that faces a huge challenge kicks off "Inside the Numbers."

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps Morning Skate

Caps get first look at Little Caesars Arena, line tweaks aimed at increasing scoring, Beagle suits up for 400, more

It's Been A Bad Postseason For Baseball's Potential Dynasties

Jim Henneman says the lead-up of the 2017 postseason has brought the tale of three potential dynasties -- one that has already flamed out, one that never get started and another flickering on the vine of hope.

Exchanging Matt Wieters For Welington Castillo Worked Out Well For Orioles

It may have been hard for some fans to see the Orioles part with Matt Wieters last season, but Welington Castillo performed well for the club, batting .282, his best average during his eight years in the majors.

NFL Week 7: Ravens Vs. Vikings By The Numbers

The Ravens failed to record an offensive touchdown against the Bears last week and didn't score any touchdowns in the first half. That's something they'll look to fix against the Vikings, who rank fifth in the league in total defense.

Caps Today: 10/20/17

Tonight, the Capitals play their first game at Little Caesars Arena, the newly installed home for the Red Wings that replaced Joe Louis Arena.

Admirals War Chest Seeks Historic Maryland Million Classic Victory

Admirals War Chest will be chasing history when he breaks from the starting gate in the $150,000 Maryland Million Classic at Laurel Park Oct. 21, but he'll be doing it as something of an underdog.

Five Fantasy Football Sleepers For Week 7

Ken Zalis offers five fantasy football sleeper picks for Week 7, including Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor, who has averaged more than 20 fantasy points per game in his home starts.

Wizards Today 10-20

Washington returns to the floor tonight to face the Detroit Pistons at 7 p.m.

Ravens-Vikings Week 7: Three Key Matchups

Bo Smolka highlights three key matchups for the Ravens-Vikings Week 7 contest, including Baltimore wide receiver Mike Wallace vs. Minnesota cornerback Xavier Rhodes.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 20, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including a look ahead to the Redskins' "Monday Night Football" matchup against the Eagles, plus a preview for the Wizards and Capitals games tonight.

Caps Are Motown Bound on Friday Night

Washington gets its first taste of Detroit's new Little Caesars Arena on Friday night when it takes on the Red Wings

Ravens Defensive Coordinator Dean Pees: 'I'm Tired Of The Sky Falling Around Here'

Ravens defensive coordinator Dean Pees made an impassioned defense of his unit, saying, "It's not doom and gloom. ... We've got to quit giving up the big play. That's it."

Daily Fantasy Football: Best Value Picks For Week 7

Bill Ordine shares his Week 7 daily fantasy football picks, and he says Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott isn't cheap, but he won't bust your salary cap, either, and he's a consistent performer.

Caps Today, 10/19/17

Washington Capitals players will participate in the 2018 Capitals Canine Calendar photo shoot to benefit Homeward Trails Animal Rescue at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Monday, Oct. 23, from 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Navy Bracing For Central Florida's High-Powered Attack

Navy football will face the top-scoring offense in the country when it hosts Central Florida Oct. 21. "Our strategy is the same as it always is: Try to possess the ball and keep them on the sideline," head coach Ken Niumatalolo said.

Orioles Will Face Tough Decision On Adam Jones After 2018 Season

After 10 years, it seems hard to fathom a Baltimore Orioles team without Adam Jones in center field, but that's a reality the Orioles could face after the 2018 season.

Terps Defensive Coordinator Andy Buh Backs His Struggling Unit

Maryland ranks last in the Big Ten in scoring defense, and Terps defensive coordinator Andy Buh said the unit needs to do a better job of executing late in first halves.

Ravens Players Bond Over Passion For NBA

Inside the Baltimore Ravens' locker room, no topic has garnered more recent conversation -- and heated debates -- than the start of the NBA season. "It brings us together," cornerback Lardarius Webb said.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 19, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including an update on Redskins rookie defensive lineman Jonathan Allen, who is out for the season with a Lisfranc injury, and the Wizards' season-opening win against the 76ers.

Wizards Today 10-19

Washington opened the season with a 120-115 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers last night.

Turnovers, Missed Opportunities Continue To Hamper Ravens Offense

The Ravens continue to lament their missed chances during the loss to the Bears, and Baltimore has scored just nine offensive touchdowns in six games this season.

Lackluster Offense Diminishes Ravens' Entertainment Value

Stan "The Fan" Charles says the issues with the Baltimore Ravens go beyond the win-loss record and are more about a team that is no longer fun for fans to watch.

2017 Baltimore Ravens Predictions: Ravens Vs. Vikings Week 7 Picks

Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark make their picks for the Week 7 Ravens-Vikings matchup, plus they pick their lock and loser of the week.

Former Raven Todd Heap Doesn't Agree With Criticism Of Joe Flacco

Former Ravens tight end Todd Heap weighs in on the team's offensive struggles, and while the drops might get to other quarterbacks, he's not worried about Joe Flacco. "Joe's not an emotional guy," Heap said. "... He's just going to go out there and do what he does."

Where Can The Orioles Find A Left-Handed Starter?

Dan Duquette has said the Baltimore Orioles want to add a left-handed starter this offseason, but what options are out there in the free-agent market or within the organization?

After Further Review: Sweeping Away San Francisco!

It wasn't easy but in the end the Redskins got the job done. However, the win started with the design and execution of the offense on the very first drive. The Redskins have been terrific of late starting games and that trend was on full display last Sunday. They'll need that trend to continue moving forward.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Leafs 2, Caps 0

Caps lose consecutive home games in regulation for the first time in more than two and a half years, Eller ailing, Graovac hurt, more

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 18, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including a look ahead to Wizards' opening night against the 76ers, the Capitals' loss to the Maple Leafs and a new kicker for the Redskins.

Wizards Today 10-18

The Wizards open the 2017-18 season with a visit from the Philadelphia 76ers.

2017 Fantasy Football Player Rankings

Ken Zalis shares his fantasy football player rankings, including top quarterbacks, running backs, wide receivers and overall rankings.

Washington Capitals Players to Participate in 2018 Caps Canine Calendar Photo Shoot on Monday, Oct. 23

Washington Capitals players will participate in the 2018 Capitals Canine Calendar photo shoot to benefit Homeward Trails Animal Rescue at Kettler Capitals Iceplex on Monday, Oct. 23, from 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Caps Draw a Blank vs. Leafs, Fall 2-0

Two high-octane attacks generate little in the way of offensive firepower, but Leafs win on Brown's third-period goal and Andersen's 30 stops

Postgame Notes, WSH vs. TOR, 10/17/17

·        The Capitals will have a day off on Wednesday. Washington will resume practice on Thursday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex at 10:30 a.m. with media availability to follow.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes from Caps' Morning Skate

Caps start three-game set vs. Atlantic foes with Leafs up first, game pits many players from 2016 Eastern Conference final series of Calder Cup playoffs, more

Five Factors That Could Affect Manny Machado's Contract

With Orioles third baseman Manny Machado eligible for free agency a year from now, Rich Dubroff looks at five factors that could affect Machado's contract in 2018.

Caps Today, 10/17/17

Nicklas Backstrom was named the NHL's "Third Star" of the week ending Oct. 15 and his 11 points is tied with Evgeny Kuznetsov for the NHL lead.

Laurel Park Will Livestream Post-Position Draws For Maryland Million Day Races

Fans can watch the post-position draw for Laurel Park's 32nd annual Jim McKay Maryland Million Day via a live video stream that will be available on Facebook, Twitter and at LaurelPark.com.

Glenn Clark's NFL Power Rankings: Week 7

Glenn Clark shares his NFL power rankings for Week 7, and the Baltimore Ravens drop five spots while a new team claims the No. 1 spot.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 17, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including Redskins coach Jay Gruden's comments on the team's injury updates, plus the latest on Maryland athletic director Kevin Anderson and more.

Wizards Today 10-17

The Wizards will practice today in preparation for their season opener tomorrow against the 76ers.

Fantasy Football: Week 7 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em, Picks And Busts

Ken Zalis shares his Week 7 fantasy football starts, sits and picks, and he says C.J. Prosise could be a smart pickup this week if he's available in your league.

Caps Stop Home to Host Leafs

Washington plays the third of its six straight one-game homestands at the outset of the 2017-18 season on Tuesday against Toronto

Ravens Coach John Harbaugh Defends Offensive Coordinator Marty Mornhinweg

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh stood up for embattled offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg, saying it was "nonsensical" to assign blame for the Ravens' struggling offense to any one person.

Blast Goalie William Vanzela On U.S. Soccer Problems: 'The System Is Wrong'

Baltimore Blast goalkeeper William Vanzela says the problems facing soccer in America run deeper than the U.S. men's national team missing the World Cup for the first time since 1986.

Caps Today, 10/16/17

Through the first six games of the season, Evgeny Kuznetsov’s 11 assists leads the NHL. Kuznetsov became the first player to record 11 assists within a team’s first six games since Joe Thornton in the 2012-13 season.

Where Will The Orioles Find New Starting Pitchers?

It's obvious the Baltimore Orioles must be aggressive in trying to improve on a starting pitching staff that had a 5.70 ERA in 2017, but how will they go about finding new starters?

Don't Blame Joe Flacco For Ravens' Brutal Loss To Bears

Glenn Clark says the loss to the Bears was indeed an example of the major problems that face the Ravens -- but they aren't about Joe Flacco.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 16, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Washington Redskins' narrow victory against the San Francisco 49ers to improve to 3-2 on the season, Wizards roster updates and more.

Wizards Today 10-16

The Wizards will practice today in preparation for their season opener on Wednesday against the 76ers.

In Her Hands: Dr. Leigh Ann Curl Has Become A Trusted Member Of The Ravens

Throughout her 18 years with the Baltimore Ravens, Dr. Leigh Ann Curl has established herself as a trusted professional and has been a game-changer for women in sports medicine.

Ben Watson Emerging As A Leader For Ravens, On And Off The Field

Last year, Ben Watson was a 35-year-old with a ruptured Achilles tendon, one year later, the tight end has returned for his 14th NFL season and has emerged as one of the most reliable players on the Ravens' offense.

Orioles Prospect Austin Hays Not Shying Away From Big Stage

"Next year [he'll] find himself fighting for a job in spring training. I like what I see so far," Adam Jones said of Orioles outfield prospect Austin Hays.

To Improve Starting Pitching, Orioles Must Be Willing To Make A Trade

Dan Connolly says Dan Duquette is going to find starting pitching any way he can, but the most logical route is to trade for it -- and trades can easily blow up on you, too.

Trying To Live Up To Big Contract Has Messed With Orioles' Slugger Chris Davis' Head

Stan "The Fan" Charles says Orioles first baseman Chris Davis needs to do his own mental reset if he's going to return to being on of the most feared sluggers in the game.

Breaking In With Cal Ripken, Orioles Trainer Richie Bancells An Iron Man In His Own Right

Jim Henneman reflects on the career of longtime Orioles trainer Richie Bancells, who recently announced his retirement.

After Biding His Time, Chandler Burkett Takes On Key Role For Terps' Defense

Chandler Burkett began the 2017 season as Maryland's starting defensive end and has since become a key component in the Terps' effort to replace their top edge rusher.

Micah Thomas Rises To The Challenge For Navy Football

Navy linebacker Micah Thomas has delivered in a big way for the Midshipmen this season, becoming one of the most versatile players in the American Athletic Conference.

The 15: Potential Horrors For Baltimore Sports Fans

With Halloween approaching, PressBox looks at the biggest potential horrors for Baltimore sports fans, from Manny Machado wearing pinstripes to DJ Drukin moving on.

10 Questions With Ravens Kicker Justin Tucker

PressBox caught up with Ravens kicker Justin Tucker to ask him about his favorite "cheat" food, his cooking abilities and whether he has any pets.

Baltimoreans Should Embrace A 2026 FIFA World Cup Bid

Glenn Clark says Baltimore making the list of 32 semifinalists to host matches as part of the 2026 "United" North American FIFA World Cup bid was the most significant sports news in the city during the past month.

Closer To Family, Wide Receiver Jabari Greenwood Finds Home At Towson

Jabari Greenwood initially transferred to Towson to be closer to his family, and now the Washington, D.C., native is making an impact with the Tigers' offense.

Triumphs Still Piling Up For Navy Volleyball Coach Larry Bock

Navy women's volleyball coach Larry Bock has become the winningest coach in the history of college volleyball. "I think that we've worked as hard as any volleyball team out there," Bock said.

Stevenson Hockey Looks To Build On Successful Inaugural Season

Fresh off a successful inaugural season, Stevenson's men's ice hockey team is ready to compete against the top teams in the league.

Towson Athletics Launches Tiger Fuel Zone To Educate Athletes About Nutrition

The Tiger Fuel Zone, which opened at the start of the fall semester, features free drinks and snacks for student-athletes coming to or leaving practice, or even if they just want to grab a quick bite.

The Naked Truth About Ravens Cheerleader 'Real Fan Dan'

Dan Granofsky, known as "Real Fan Dan," is proudly carrying on the Baltimore sports tradition of blue-collar cheerleaders with one significant difference: he does it topless.

Ricig's World Of Sports: Orioles Fan Offseason Activity No. 724

In his latest sports cartoon with PressBox, Mike Ricigliano looks at Orioles fan offseason activity No. 724: the Ubaldo and Wade Miley "wave."

In Its First Year, Green Street Academy Football Looking To Build A Name For Itself

Green Street Academy, a public charter school located just south of Route 40 in West Baltimore, is off to a winning start in its first varsity football season.

Photo of the Month: Thank You J.J.

PressBox's October photo of the month looks back on what was likely shortstop J.J. Hardy's final home game as an Oriole.

They Said It On Glenn Clark Radio: October 2017

Zach Abey, Ross Grimsley, Kingsley Opara and Shawne Merriman all joined Glenn Clark Radio this month.

New Lower-Risk Daily Fantasy Operations Tapping Into Maryland Sports Market

Eaglestrike Fantasy Sports, based in Williamsburg, Va., is in the early stages of marketing and developing a daily fantasy experience that is far less time-consuming and certainly less complicated than traditional DFS.

Community Beat: Oct. 15- Nov. 15, 2017

Check out the listings for PressBox's October edition of Community Beat.

In The Paper: October 2017

Cover Story: Throughout her 18 years with the Baltimore Ravens, Dr. Leigh Ann Curl has established herself as a trusted professional and has been a game-changer for women in sports medicine.

Quick Snaps - Redskins Survival!

The Redskins returned from the bye and almost waved goodbye to a (3-2) record and a win over Kyle Shanahan and winless San Francisco. Instead they found a way and hung on for dear life.

Five Impressions From The Ravens' Loss Against Chicago

Whatever momentum the Baltimore Ravens thought they had after a 30-17 win at Oakland in Week 5 evaporated in a thoroughly disappointing, 27-24 overtime loss to the Chicago Bears at M&T Bank Stadium Oct. 15.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Flyers 8, Caps 2

Caps are left with third loss in four games (1-2-1) after sound Saturday night drubbing in Philadelphia

Wizards Today 10-15

The Wizards will practice today in preparation for their season opener on Wednesday against the 76ers.

Flyers Drub Caps, 8-2

Philadelphia puts a crooked number on the board in all three periods to hand the Caps their first regulation road loss of 2017-18

Four Observations On The Terps’ Loss To Northwestern

Maryland lost to Northwestern, 37-21, Oct. 14 to fall to 3-3 overall and 1-2 in the Big Ten. With a difficult schedule ahead, the loss was a big blow to the Terps’ bowl hopes.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Caps finish off first set of back-to-backs in Philly's home opener, Bowey becomes third Cap to debut this season, more

Eric Ayala Commits To Maryland Basketball

Consensus four-star combo guard Eric Ayala committed the Maryland men’s basketball program as part of its 2018 class, he announced Oct. 14. Ayala chose the Terps over Miami and Oregon.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Caps 5, Devils 2

Caps drop Devils from ranks of undefeated, top six stays hot, Burakovsky's bout, Wilson's whipping of Coleman, more

First-and-Ten - 49ers @ Redskins - A Huge Advantage for the Skins?

It's a game that the Redskins should win , off of a bye, at home and against a winless team. However, it is an opponent that is fiesty, tough and quite keen on making a point. A statement. Still. Four years later for their new head coach. Eight months later for their top wide reciever.

Caps Today, 10/14/17

Philipp Grubauer is scheduled to make his second start of the season against the Philadelphia Flyers tonight.

Wizards Today 10-14

: The Wizards concluded their preseason slate with a 110-103 victory over the New York Knicks on Friday night.

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' NLCS Preview: Dodgers Vs. Cubs

Stan "The Fan" Charles previews the National League Championship Series between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago Cubs and makes his pick for the NL champion.

Capitals Recall Madison Bowey From Hershey

The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Madison Bowey from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.

Glenn Clark Radio Week In Review: Oct. 9-13, 2017

In case you missed anything from Glenn Clark Radio this week, here are a few highlights to check out, including interviews with Sam Koch and Ken Niumatalolo.

Caps Clash with Flyers on Saturday Night

Washington closes out its first set of back-to-backs this season on Saturday night in Philly when it supplies the opposition for the Flyers' home opener

Caps Down Devils, 5-2

Oshie scores twice and Washington gets three power-play goals in a gritty road win over the Devils on Friday night in Newark

Five Fantasy Football Sleepers For Week 6

Ken Zalis highlights five fantasy football sleepers for Week 6, including Texans tight end Ryan Griffin and Raiders wide receiver Amari Cooper.

New Johns Hopkins Men's Basketball Coach Josh Loeffler Feels Right At Home

New Johns Hopkins men's basketball coach Josh Loeffler was able to jump from being an assistant to a head coaching position he had been interested in for years without having to move or disrupt his family.

Inside the Numbers - 49ers @ Redskins

Kyle Shanahan, Pierre Garcon, Logan Paulsen, Aldrick Robinson and assistant coaches Bobby Turner along with Mike McDaniel all make their return to FedExField this Sunday as a part of the San Francisco 49ers as they try and get their first win. Standing in the way, a mostly rested Washington Redskins team that is looking to improve to (3-2).

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps Morning Skate

Caps take on surprising Devils, Wilson returns, Johansson faces former team, more

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' ALCS Preview: Yankees Vs. Astros

Stan "The Fan" Charles previews the American League Championship Series between the New York Yankees and Houston Astros and makes his pick for the AL champion.

Dulaney Field Hockey Looks To Take Next Step In Run Of Success

The Dulaney field hockey team, which has won back-to-back regional titles, is eyeing a bigger goal this season -- a state championship.

NFL Week 6: Ravens Vs. Bears By The Numbers

Under head coach John Harbaugh, the Ravens have never lost at home to a rookie quarterback. Will that trend continue when Baltimore hosts Bears rookie signal caller Mitchell Trubisky?

Orioles Roster Review, Part Five: The Nine Best Orioles

Rich Dubroff concludes his 2017 Orioles roster review with a look at the best nine players on the team, from Adam Jones to Manny Machado to Jonathan Schoop.

Caps Today, 10/13/17

Nicklas Backstrom recorded his third-straight game with an assist, a stretch that includes two multi-assist games in his last three efforts.

Ravens-Bears Week 6: Three Key Matchups

Bo Smolka highlights three key matchups for the Ravens-Bears Week 6 contest, including Baltimore cornerback Lardarius Webb vs. Chicago wide receiver Kendall Wright.

Looking Back At The 2017 Fantasy Baseball Season

Phil Backert looks at the highlights from the 2017 fantasy baseball season, from Red Sox outfielder Andrew Benintendi's breakout season to Diamondbacks starter Zack Greinke's comeback performance.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 13, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Nationals once again falling short of the ALCS after their disappointing 9-8 loss to the Cubs in a wild Game 5.

Wizards Today 10-13

The Wizards will play their final preseason game of the year this evening when they face the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden.

Caps Face Devils on Friday in Newark

Washington embarks upon a quick two-game road trip up I-95 to take on a couple of Metropolitan Division opponents

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 12, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including a look ahead to the Nationals-Cubs Game 5 matchup, as Washington looks to advance to the ALCS.

2017 Baltimore Ravens Predictions: Ravens Vs. Bears Week 6 Picks

Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark make their picks for the Week 6 Ravens-Bears matchup, plus they pick their lock and loser of the week.

LB Matt Judon Embracing Starting Role On Ravens Defense

Matt Judon has shifted from a backup role as a rush linebacker as a rookie to a starting role as an edge-setting strong-side linebacker. "I'm just going to continue to try to make plays," he said.

Caps Today, 10/12/17

In Christian Djoos’ NHL and Capitals debut, the 23-year-old Swedish defenseman scored a goal and added an assist in 13:20 of ice time.

So Kids Can - Making a Difference

In addition to the number of goals scored or shots saved on ice, another important impact a Capitals player can have in the D.C. area often occurs away from the rink.

Daily Fantasy Football: Best Value Picks For Week 6

Bill Ordine shares his Week 6 daily fantasy football picks, and he says Saints quarterback Drew Brees isn't a bargain, but he plays at home, where he excels, against a mediocre Detroit pass defense.

Elizabeth Wuerstle Leads Johns Hopkins Volleyball On Record-Tying Run

Johns Hopkins senior outside hitter Elizabeth Wuerstle's veteran leadership has guided the 2017 Blue Jays to a school record-tying 16 consecutive victories.

Navy Football Prepared For High-Scoring Game Against Memphis

Navy has an opportunity to improve to 6-0 for the first time since 1979 and the seventh time in the history of the program when it takes on Memphis Oct. 14.

Orioles Roster Review, Part 4: Solid Contributors

Rich Dubroff looks at the Orioles' solid contributors in 2017, from bounce-back candidate Caleb Joseph to solid second-half performer Kevin Gasuman.

Missing Out On World Cup Reflects Sad State Of U.S. Soccer

Glenn Clark says the U.S. men's soccer team losing its final qualifier to Trinidad and Tobago and missing out on the World Cup altogether is unquestionably the single-lowest moment in the history of the national program.

Wizards Today 10-12

Washington dropped its first preseason game of the year, a 117-115 loss to the Miami Heat

Pens Overpower Caps, 3-2

Caps can't stay out of the box, and can't contain the Pittsburgh power play in a 3-2 loss at Capital One Arena

Postgame Notes, WSH vs. PIT, 10/11/17

The Capitals will practice on Thursday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex at 11:30 a.m. with media availability to follow.

WWE's Shinsuke Nakamura And Baron Corbin Trending In Opposite Directions

Kevin Ecks says as unfathomable as it once seemed, Baron Corbin just might be a more compelling performer than Shinsuke Nakamura -- at least for the moment.

Capitals Launch First Professional Sports Team Alexa Skill

The Washington Capitals have become the first professional sports team to unveil an Alexa Skill for Amazon’s voice-controlled speaker market.

DT Willie Henry Stepping Up For Ravens

With Brandon Williams sidelined by a foot injury and Carl Davis dealing with a hamstring injury, Baltimore Ravens defensive tackle Willie Henry has been pressed into action, and he has responded.

Ravens Punter Sam Koch Says Team Is 'Always Behind' Quarterback Joe Flacco

Ravens Pro Bowl punter Sam Koch said the team has complete faith in quarterback Joe Flacco's ability to play at a high level the rest of the season.

Safety Josh Woods 'At The Top Of The List' Of Improved Terps

McDonogh School graduate Josh Woods has started all five games at safety this year, and Maryland football head coach DJ Durkin says he's "at the top of the list" of most improved Terps.

2017 Orioles Roster Review, Part 3: Who Could Help In 2018?

What players could make a difference for the Orioles in 2018? Rich Dubroff looks at some of the top prospects who've already played for the Orioles and a few more who could make a difference in 2018.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps Morning Skate

Djoos set to debut as Caps begin run of three straight vs. Metro foes, Beagle is Trotz's main face-off weapon, more

Ravens Safety Anthony Levine 'Adopts' Mervo High School Football Team

Baltimore Ravens safety Anthony Levine has "adopted" the Mervo High School football team, and he's helping the players work through their goals and what's standing in their way.

Caps Today, 10/11/17

Nicklas Backstrom recorded his second multi-assist game in a row against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Oct. 9.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 11, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the rainout of the Nationals-Cubs game, who's available in the bullpen for Game 4 and more.

Wizards Today 10-11

The Wizards travel to Miami to face the Heat this evening.

Caps Host Pens

Caps start stretch of three games in four nights against Metropolitan Division foes, starting with the first of the Pens' two visits to DC this season

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Bolts 4, Caps 3 (OT)

Grubauer is stellar, Backstrom moves up the ladder, Oshie records a first for his NHL career, more

Terps QB Max Bortenschlager's Status Uncertain Ahead of Northwestern Game

"Max Bortenschlager is our quarterback," Maryland head coach DJ Durkin said ahead of the Terps' matchup against Northwestern. "We're going to work through the week and see how he is later in the week and make that evaluation."

2017 Orioles Roster Review, Part 2: Replaceable Pitchers

Rich Dubroff continues his analysis of the Orioles' 2017 roster with a look at the pitchers who are likely to be replaced, from Tyler Wilson to Ubaldo Jimenez.

Ravens Re-Sign RB Bobby Rainey After Terrance West's Injury

The Ravens signed running back Bobby Rainey to the 53-man roster Oct. 10, an indication that Terrance West will be sidelined for some time by the leg injury he sustained in Oakland.

Glenn Clark's NFL Power Rankings: Week 6

Glenn Clark shares his NFL power rankings for Week 6, and the Baltimore Ravens move up six spots while the Kansas City Chiefs retain the No. 1 spot.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 10, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Nationals' 2-1 loss to the Cubs despite six-plus innings of no-hit ball from Max Scherzer and how a rainy forecast could impact the series. Plus, injury updates from the Redskins and more.

Fantasy Football: Week 6 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em, Picks And Busts

Ken Zalis shares his Week 6 fantasy football starts, sits and picks, and he says Duke Johnson could be a sleeper this week at running back.

Wizards Today 10-10

Washington will hold practice today before traveling to Miami to face the Heat in their first of two road preseason games.

Caps Squander Two-Goal Lead in 4-3 OT Loss to Bolts

Grubauer is outstanding in his first start of '17-18, but Caps sit back late while Bolts score three unanswered for the win

Ravens Coach John Harbaugh Mum On Timetable For Terrance West’s Return

Ravens head coach John Harbaugh said the team is working on a plan to address the short-term absence of running back Terrance West, who suffered a left leg injury Oct. 8 against the Raiders, but he offered no details.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Caps cap off a season opening trio of tilts against Atlantic foes, chemistry comes quickly for Beagle and Smith-Pelly, more

2017 Orioles Roster Review, Part One: The Replaceable Position Players

Rich Dubroff breaks down the Orioles' 2017 roster with a look at position players who are likely to be replaced, from Seth Smith to Ryan Flaherty.

Learning From Fantasy Baseball Mistakes

Phil Backert looks back at some fantasy baseball mistakes he made this season, and he says it's important to evaluate your strategy while the season's still fresh.

Alex Ovechkin Named NHL’s “First Star” of the Week

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin has been named the NHL’s “First Star” for the week ending Oct. 8, the NHL announced today.

Caps Today, 10/9/17

The Capitals face the Tampa Bay Lightning for the first of three meetings this season.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 9, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including a look ahead to Game 3 of the Nationals-Cubs series as Max Scherzer takes the mound for Washington, plus Wizards preseason basketball and more.

Wizards Today 10-9

The Wizards defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers by a score of 102-94 last night to close out their home games in the preseason.

Five Impressions From The Ravens' Win At Oakland

Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco unlocked the downfield passing game to help the Ravens win, 30-17, at Oakland Oct. 8.

Caps Face Bolts in Tampa

Washington aims to keep its strong start going against the Lightning in Tampa on Monday night

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Caps 6, Habs 1

Ovechkin has a night for the ages, Walker makes history and scores in his debut, Kuznetsov is Ovechkin's primary helper, more

Wizards Today 10-8

Washington returns to the court today for a matchup with the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Caps Open Up Opening Night Six-Pack on Habs, Win 6-1

Ovechkin's second straight hat trick, Walker's NHL debut and first goal give Caps fans a night to remember, and the Habs a night to forget

Washington Capitals Post-Game Notes and Audio, 10/7/17 vs. Montreal

Alex Ovechkin scored four goals for the fourth time in his career.

Four Observations On The Terps' Loss To Ohio State

Maryland lost, 62-14, to Ohio State Oct. 7 to fall to 3-2 overall, and the Terps suffered yet another injury at the quarterback position.

Walker Set to Make NHL History in D.C.

Nathan Walker realizes a dream nearly two decades in the making when he becomes the first Australian to play in the NHL on Saturday vs. Montreal

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Caps set to host Habs in home opener, Walker set to make NHL debut, Alzner returns to the District, more

Capitals Hire Peter Bondra as Director of Alumni Affairs & Business Development

The Washington Capitals have hired former Capital Peter Bondra as director of alumni affairs and business development, president of business operations and chief commercial officer of Monumental Sports & Entertainment Jim Van Stone announced today.

Caps Today, 10/7/17

Washington Capitals forward Nathan Walker is scheduled to make his NHL debut against the Montreal Canadiens and will become the first Australian-national to play in the NHL.

Wizards Today 10-7

The Wizards defeated the New York Knicks 104-100 last night for their second win of the preseason.

Caps Host Canadiens in '17-18 Home Opener

Washington plays the first of 40 home games at Capital One Arena this season on Saturday night when it plays host to the Montreal Canadiens

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' NLDS Preview

Stan "The Fan" Charles previews the Nationals League Division Series between the Cubs and Nationals and Diamondbacks and Dodgers.

Off To Strong Start, UMBC Men's Soccer Maintains Focus

UMBC men's soccer went 2-1-1 against ranked opponents in September. "I don't think since I've been here, in soccer or for UMBC athletics in general, we've had any such run," head coach Pete Caringi said.

What Was Wrong With Orioles Slugger Chris Davis In 2017?

Two years into his monster deal, Orioles slugger Chris Davis is deeply disappointed with his performance and even apologized to fans. Rich Dubroff breaks down what has gone wrong.

Walker to Become First Australian to Play in the NHL

Washington Capitals forward Nathan Walker is scheduled to make his NHL debut against the Montreal Canadiens and will become the first Australian-national to play in the NHL.

NFL Week 5: Ravens Vs. Raiders By The Numbers

Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has thrown an interception in 10 straight games, while Baltimore's Week 5 opponent, Oakland, hasn't intercepted a pass all season. Which streak will end Sunday?

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 6, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the start of the Nationals-Cubs series with Stephen Strasburg on the mound for Washington, plus the Capitals' shootout win in the season opener and more.

Five Fantasy Football Sleepers For Week 5

Ken Zalis highlights five fantasy football sleepers for Week 5, including Packers running back Aaron Jones and 49er quarterback Brian Hoyer.

Ravens-Raiders Week 5: Three Key Matchups

Bo Smolka highlights three key matchups for the Ravens-Raiders Week 5 contest, including Baltimore linebacker Terrell Suggs vs. Oakland tackle Donald Penn.

Fantasy Baseball: Four Pitchers Who Disappointed In 2017

Phil Backert continues his review of the 2017 fantasy baseball season with a look at pitchers who were a disappointment, including Cubs left-hander Jon Lester and Red Sox right-hander Rick Porcello.

Wizards Today 10-6

The Wizards continue their preseason schedule with a game against the New York Knicks at 7 p.m.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Caps 5, Sens 4 (SO)

Ovechkin scores three in third to help Caps win opener, Kuznetsov and Vrana also excel, Connolly scores first, heavy duty night for Caps' top four D, more

Ovechkin's Hat Trick Helps Caps to Opening Night Win

On 12th anniversary of his NHL debut, Ovechkin notches 18th career hat trick, enabling the Caps to overcome Ottawa, 5-4

Ravens CB Jimmy Smith Misses Second Straight Practice

Ravens cornerback Jimmy Smith missed his second straight practice Oct. 5 with an Achilles injury, leaving his availability for the Oct. 8 game at the Oakland Raiders very much in question.

2017 Baltimore Ravens Predictions: Ravens Vs. Raiders Week 5 Picks

Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark make their picks for the Week 5 Ravens-Raiders matchup, plus they pick their lock and loser of the week.

Daily Fantasy Football: Best Value Picks For Week 5

Bill Ordine shares his Week 5 daily fantasy football picks, and he says Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has been a steady fantasy performer from the beginning of his career and is a solid cash-game pick.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Caps all set to start 2017-18 season with some new faces in the lineup, Backstrom looks back on 10th anniversary of debut, more

2017 Orioles Report Card

Rich Dubroff hands out his grades for the 2017 Orioles, looking specifically at the offense, defense, starting pitching and bullpen.

Team-First Mentality Helps Pikesville Volleyball To Undefeated Start

Thanks to an experienced roster and a more competitive schedule, the Pikesville volleyball team is in the midst of a nine-match winning streak.

Navy, Air Force To Battle In Front Of Potential Record Crowd

Navy will take its first step at reclaiming the Commander-In-Chief's Trophy when it hosts Air Force Oct. 7. The winner of the Navy-Air Force game has gone on to win the trophy every year since 1997.

Caps Today, 10/5/17

The Capitals begin the 2017-18 regular season on Thursday against the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre.

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' ALDS Preview

Stan 'The Fan' Charles previews the American League Division Series matchups between the Red Sox and Astros and the Yankees and Indians.

Who's Hot, Who's Not In WWE

From Kevin Owens to Shinsuke Nakamura, Kevin Eck looks at who is trending upward in WWE and who is not.

Can Struggling Ravens Get Back On Track?

Glenn Clark says the Ravens face a multitude of issues -- from injuries to an ineffective offense to inexperienced players -- and he's not sure the team can be fixed.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 5, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including an update on who will start for the Nationals in Game 1 of the NLDS and a look ahead to the Capitals' season-opener.

Capitals Launch New Marketing Campaign, ALL CAPS

The Washington Capitals announced today the launch of a new multiyear brand campaign, ALL CAPS.

Caps Get Started Against Sens in Ottawa

Washington starts the season in Canada for the first time since 1997-98

Joe Flacco Takes Blame For Ravens' Offensive Struggles

Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco put his team's offensive struggles squarely on his shoulders, admitting that he has been rushing throws and that the offense is not playing with confidence.

'Calm And Relaxed' Max Bortenschlager Settling In As Terps' Quarterback

Max Bortenschlager has adapted quickly to his new starting role, and Maryland head coach DJ Durkin praised the quarterback for having "a good presence about him."

Streaking Navy Women's Soccer Rises To Top Of Patriot League

Following a challenging start, the Navy women's soccer team has utilized a more balanced offense and solid defense to become one of the nation's hottest teams.

Dunkin’ Donuts Announces Return of Washington Capitals Game Day Offer

Dunkin’ Donuts locations in Washington, D.C. today announced the return of its Washington Capitals Home Game Day offer to help keep fans running throughout the 2017 NHL season. Beginning with Saturday’s home opener at Capital One Arena and continuing throughout the regular season, DD Perks® members can score a 99-cent medium Iced Coffee* at all participating Washington, D.C. area Dunkin’ Donuts locations each day the Capitals play at home.

Will Ubaldo Jimenez Affect Orioles' Pursuit Of Free-Agent Pitchers?

After four years of Ubaldo Jimenez, will the Baltimore Orioles be comfortable offering a free-agent pitcher another four-year deal?

Orioles' Young Players Show Promise, But Not All Are Ready For Big Leagues Just Yet

Jim Henneman says that while the Orioles seem to have finally developed some position players with promise, collectively, they aren't ready for delivery to the big leagues as a package.

Capitals Sign Alex Chiasson

The Washington Capitals have signed forward Alex Chiasson to a one-year, $660,000 one-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 4, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including a look ahead to the Nationals-Cubs NLDS matchup and Max Scherzer's status, injury updates from the Redskins and more.

Caps Today, 10/4/17

The Capitals begin the 2017-18 regular season on Thursday against the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre.

Wizards Today 10-4

Washington will hold practice today in preparation for their second preseason game of the season Friday against the New York Knicks.

Capitals Announce New Radio Partnership with WJFK 106.7 The Fan

The Washington Capitals have reached an agreement to air broadcasts of their games on WJFK 106.7 FM and Hubbard Radio (WFED 1500), Monumental Sports & Entertainment senior vice president of marketing and brand strategy Hunter Lochmann announced today. 106.7 The Fan will serve as the flagship station for the Capitals, carrying Capitals games plus pre- and postgame shows on one of the region’s strongest radio signals. WFED 1500 AM will serve as the AM destination for the team.

If Fumbles Continue, Ravens RB Alex Collins Could Lose Grip On Starting Job

Despite missing the first game while on the practice squad, running back Alex Collins leads the Ravens in rushing with 206 yards on 25 carries, but John Harbaugh has warned he "won't get any more opportunities" if the fumbles continue.

Orioles Offense Gets Share Of Blame For Disappointing 2017

While most of the blame for the Orioles' disappointing 2017 season can be meted out to their poor starting pitching, their offense certainly shares some of the responsibility.

Glenn Clark's NFL Power Rankings: Week 5

Glenn Clark shares his NFL power rankings for Week 5, and the Baltimore Ravens drop down another seven spots.

Capitals Fans Invited To Join Team “Strollin’ With Nolan” During Oct. 21 Best Buddies Friendship Walk: Capital Region

Washington Capitals fans are invited to participate in the Best Buddies Friendship Walk: Capital Region as members of team “Strollin’ with Nolan” on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 8:30 a.m. The team is participating in the walk in honor of head coach Barry Trotz’s son Nolan, a Best Buddies chapter member.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 3, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Redskins' last-minute 29-20 loss to the Chiefs on "Monday Night Football," the start of the Wizards' preseason schedule and more.

"Quick Snaps" - Redskins Lose a Heartbreaker

The Redskins emptied out their gas tank on Monday night. They did a lot of things right. They still came up short to the NFL's best in 2017. That happens, but the worst part is the Redskins knew they were as good or better and they hurt themselves, time and time again.

Caps Today, 10/3/17

The Capitals enter this season after capturing their second consecutive Presidents’ Trophy, marking the seventh time in NHL history a team has won the Presidents’ Trophy in consecutive season.

Wizards Today 10-3

The Wizards defeated the Guangzhou Long-Lions 126-96 last night to kick off the preseason.

Fantasy Football: Week 5 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em, Picks And Busts

Ken Zalis shares his Week 5 fantasy football starts, picks, sleepers and busts. Is Seahawks running back Thomas Rawls a smart waiver-wire pickup?

Shawne Merriman: Anthem Comments From NASCAR Team Owners 'Very Discouraging'

Former NFL All-Pro and University of Maryland standout Shawne Merriman, who is now the owner of a car on NASCAR's developmental circuit, weighed in on the issue of taking a knee during the national anthem to protest.

Ravens' John Harbaugh: Joe Flacco Has 'Got To Get Better'

Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco has "got to get better," head coach John Harbaugh said, but he added that "it's the offense in totality that has to be better."

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' MLB Power Rankings: Oct. 2, 2017

The Baltimore Orioles close out 2017 at No. 22 in Stan "The Fan" Charles' final MLB power rankings, but he says there's reason to be optimistic about the team's position-player pipeline.

Capitals Goaltenders Braden Holtby and Philipp Grubauer to Participate in October Saves Goalie Challenge

Washington Capitals goaltenders Braden Holtby and Philipp Grubauer announced today their participation in the October Saves Goalie Challenge in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Capitals to Host Rock the Red Carpet Event on Opening Night Presented by GEICO Oct. 7

The Washington Capitals will host Rock the Red Carpet on F Street in front of Capital One Arena from 3:30 to 5 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, prior to the Capitals Opening Night presented by GEICO. The Capitals open the 2017-18 season presented by Capital One Bank by hosting the Montreal Canadiens at 7 p.m. that evening.

Zach Abey Living Out Dream As Navy Quarterback

Injuries forced Zach Abey into a starting role late in the 2016 season, but the Navy football quarterback has developed a new confidence this season, helping lead the Midshipmen to a 4-0 start.

Fantasy Baseball: Pitchers Who Surprised In 2017

Phil Backert spotlights four under-the-radar pitchers who outperformed their fantasy baseball expectations this year, including Arizona's Robbie Ray and Colorado's Greg Holland.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Caps 4, Blues 3

Caps close out preseason with a victory, and an eruption of even-strength goals, more

For 2017 Orioles, Problems Began With Pitching

"We've got to rebuild our starting rotation," Dan Duquette said after the Orioles ended the season in last place. "I still think that [Kevin] Gausman can be an elite pitcher in the league. We'll have to find some starters beyond that."

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Oct. 2, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including a wrap-up of the Nationals' regular season, plus a look ahead to the Nationals-Cubs NLDS series and the Redskins' Monday Night Football matchup against the Chiefs.

Wizards Today 10-2

The Wizards open their preseason slate against the Guangzhou Long-Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association at 7 p.m.

Ravens Met With Boos During Pre-Anthem Prayer

"Even though it was supposed to be a silent prayer, it was mainly boos," linebacker C.J. Mosley said of the Ravens' prayer for unity, during which players took a knee.

Caps Comeback Downs Blues, 4-3

Washington ends the preseason on a high note, with a come-from-behind victory over the Blue Notes

Frustrated Chris Davis Aims For Better 2018 Season With Orioles

"There were so many nights out there when I was just a name in the lineup," Chris Davis said before the Orioles ended their season with a 6-0 loss to the Rays Oct. 1.

Five Impressions From Ravens' Week 4 Loss To Steelers

The Ravens' offense struggled during a 26-9 loss to the Steelers Oct. 1 as Baltimore fell to 2-2 and Pittsburgh took control of the AFC North.

First-&-Ten - Redskins @ Chiefs on Monday Night Football!

With some extra time to prepare for the Redskins second consecutive prime-time tilt, we bring back our extensive game preview, "First & Ten" as Washington invades Kansas City. Our "Monumental Matchup" kicks off the feature and then ten things that you should know or be paying attention to on Monday night.

Wizards Today 10-1

Washington has today off to prepare for their first preseason game of the season tomorrow night

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

No morning skate ahead of today's exhibition matinee against the Blues in St. Louis, but here are possible lineups and some notes related to the game

Caps Close Out Exhibition Season on Sunday in St. Louis

Washington seeks roster clarity and some semblance of cohesiveness and chemistry as its closes out the 2017 preseason against the Blues

Adam Jones Says He'll Talk With Peter Angelos In Offseason

Before the Orioles fell to the Rays Sept. 30, Adam Jones discussed his health, his club's needs and talking with majority owner Peter Angelos over the offseason.

Four Observations On The Terps' Win At Minnesota

Junior running back Ty Johnson's 34-yard touchdown run with 1:10 remaining in the fourth quarter lifted Maryland to 31-24 victory at Minnesota Sept. 30.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Canes 3, Caps 1

Caps show some slight progress, defensemen account for all the goals, Grubauer sharp, more

Caps Today, 9/30/17

Devante Smith-Pelly scored his second goal of the preseason on Friday night in Carolina.

Wizards Today 9-30

The Wizards conclude training camp in Richmond today and will return to D.C. this afternoon.

Glenn Clark Radio Week In Review: Sept. 25-29, 2017

In case you missed anything from Glenn Clark Radio this week, here are a few highlights to check out, including interviews with Zach Abey and Shawne Merriman.

Caps Fall to Canes in Carolina, 3-1

Scoring struggles continue as Caps drop fourth straight exhibition game, falling to 1-5 with one game remaining

Orioles' Awful September Continues With 7-0 Loss

In what might have been his final outing as an Oriole, left-hander Wade Miley recorded just 12 outs during Baltimore's 7-0 loss to Tampa Bay Sept. 29.

"Inside the Numbers" - Redskins at Chiefs

The bye week for the Redskins is here, after Monday Night Football, but that doesn't mean the heavy lifting is done, even if they get a surprising road win in one of the most electric environments in all of sports. For that and more on why the Redskisn need Kirk Cousins to be "Mr. Monday Night" - we go "Inside the Numbers."

Isaac Frumkin Named U.S. Army Impact Player Of The Month

Isaac Frumkin, a senior track and cross country runner at Woodrow Wilson High School, was honored with the DCSAA U.S. Army Impact Player of the Month award.

It's About More Than Tennis For Longtime Loyola Coach Rick McClure

Rick McClure's 750-plus career victories have earned him a spot in the Loyola Athletics Hall of Fame and his name on a $3.2 million tennis facility, but they only tell a fraction of McClure's story.

Jacoby Jones Officially Retires As A Raven

"Everything has to come to an end, but at least it's here," said return specialist and receiver Jacoby Jones, who officially retired as a Baltimore Raven Sept. 29.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Caps head to Raleigh for first of final two preseason games, with a number of jobs still on the line

Five Fantasy Football Sleepers For Week 4

Ken Zalis offers five fantasy football sleeper picks for Week 4, and he says Jets running back Bilal Powell should get the bulk of the carries with starter Matt Forte out.

NFL Week 4: Ravens Vs. Steelers By The Numbers

Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs hasn't recorded a sack in his last six games against the Steelers, but in 28 career games against Pittsburgh he has 19.5 sacks, the most by any opponent in Steelers history.

Fantasy Baseball: Four Hitters Who Disappointed In 2017

Phil Backert highlights four fantasy baseball hitters who were a disappointment in 2017, from Brewers second baseman Jonathan Villar to Cubs outfielder Kyle Schwarber.

Ravens-Steelers Week 4: Three Key Matchups

Bo Smolka highlights three key matchups for the Ravens-Steelers Week 4 contest, including Baltimore receivers Mike Wallace and Jeremy Maclin against Pittsburgh's secondary.

Caps Today, 9/29/17

Christian Djoos, Aaron Ness and Madison Bowey are all scheduled to play against the Carolina Hurricanes.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 29, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Nationals' 5-4 win against the Pirates and a look ahead to the Redskins' "Monday Night Football" matchup against the Chiefs.

Wizards Today 9-29

The Wizards continue training camp today in Richmond with an 11 a.m. practice.

For Orioles, September Has Been A Month To Forget

At 7-18 in September, the Orioles have experienced their worst month since July 2011, and starting pitching is largely to blame. Orioles starters have lost 15 of 18 decisions in September and have a 6.46 ERA.

Caps Take to the Road for Last Weekend of Preseason

With two exhibition games remaining and some decisions looming, the Caps head to Carolina to take on the Hurricanes on Friday night

Ravens DC Dean Pees Says Defense Didn't Disappear Against Jaguars

"We didn't disappear on third down," Dean Pees said of the Ravens' defensive performance against the Jaguars. "We didn't disappear in the running game. And it kind of offends me that that comment was made."

2017 Baltimore Ravens Predictions: Ravens Vs. Steelers Week 4 Picks

Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark make their picks for the Week 4 Ravens-Steelers matchup, plus they pick their lock and loser of the week.

Daily Fantasy Football: Best Value Picks For Week 4

Bill Ordine shares his Week 4 daily fantasy football picks, and he says Jaguars quarterback Blake Bortles has an extremely attractive salary cap number on DraftKings and plays a weak opponent.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Devils 4, Caps 1

Slow start, penalties and tough night on the PK are too much for Caps to overcome, Graovac continues to impress, more

Mervo Football Team Excited To Play A Game In Ohio

The Mervo football team will travel to Ohio to play Cincinnati's Robert A. Taft High School Sept. 30, and while they're there, the Mustangs will get a chance to tour the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

Orioles Catcher Chance Sisco Making Smooth Adjustment To Big Leagues

"It's been really good," Chance Sisco said of playing in the majors. "It's been pretty smooth so far, and [I'm] just happy about that and happy they're helping me out and working with me on things."

Balanced Scoring, Solid Defense Help Johns Hopkins Women's Soccer To Top 10 Ranking

A balanced offense and stout goaltending have proved a successful formula for the Johns Hopkins women's soccer team, which is seeking its 13th consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance.

Off To Running Start, Navy Looks To Keep Momentum Going Against Tulsa

Behind quarterback Zach Abey, the Navy football team has gotten off to a strong start, and with a victory against Tulsa Sept. 30, the Midshipmen can improve to 4-0 for the third time in 38 years.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 28, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Nationals' 7-5 loss to the Phillies, a look ahead to Washington's final series of the regular season and some notes from Redskins practice.

Lt. Joe Lemanek Surprises Daughter with Return from Deployment at Capitals Game

U.S. Navy Lieutenant Joe Lemanek surprised his 8-year old daughter with his return from deployment in the Middle East during the Capitals game against the New Jersey Devils on Sept. 27 at Capital One Arena.

Wizards Today 9-28

The Wizards continue training camp today in Richmond with a 12 p.m. practice.

Orioles Continue To Slump In 5-3 Loss To Pirates

"Well, obviously, we're not winning," Buck Showalter said after the Orioles' 5-3 loss to the Pirates Sept. 27. " ... We're getting some looks at guys, but we'd like to win games."

Devils Down Caps, 4-1

Flawed first dooms Caps in Wednesday night loss to the Devils

Washington Capitals Post-Game Notes and Audio, 9/27/17 vs. New Jersey

The Capitals will be off on Thursday. The Capitals will hold a morning skate on Friday at Kettler Capitals Iceplex at 10:15 a.m. with media availability beginning at 11 a.m. Washington will play the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena at 7:30 p.m.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Crunch time for job seekers as Caps get set for preseason home finale, and Washington power play looks to be top (unit) heavy

Joe Flacco Says Ravens Have 'No Shot' If They Don't Get WRs Involved In Offense

The Ravens rank last in the league in passing offense. "If you don't get everybody involved and get those guys' confidence going … you have no shot," Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco said.

Ravens Won't Disclose National Anthem Plans Ahead Of Steelers Game

Ravens players said the team has had meetings and private discussions about how they will handle the national anthem when they host the Steelers Oct. 1, but said they will not disclose those plans.

It's Way Past Time For MLB To Better Protect Fans From Foul Balls, And Themselves

Jim Henneman says it's time for MLB to enforce a mandatory regulation -- not issue a guideline -- and set the standard for extended netting to protect fans from foul balls.

WWE Made A Monster Mistake With Braun Strowman At 'No Mercy'

Kevin Eck says WWE made a big mistake in how it handled the much-anticipated Braun Strowman vs. Brock Lesnar match at "No Mercy."

Terps Ready To Rally Behind QB Max Bortenschlager

Max Bortenschlager will make his first start of the season at Minnesota Sept. 30, with the benefit of a week's worth of snaps with the first-team offense. "We all have faith in him," center Brendan Moore said. "... And now that he has the right mindset, I think he'll do well."

Orioles' Pedro Alvarez Returns To Pittsburgh's PNC Park, Where He Started His Career

It's been an interesting couple of seasons for Orioles slugger Pedro Alvarez since he left Pittsburgh after the 2015 season.

PressBox High School Lacrosse Newsletter Vol. 84

There's a new home for the Under Armour All-America Lacrosse games, and the Under Armour Underclass Tournament is expanding for the second time in three years.

Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Games Get A New Home

Johns Hopkins University's historic Homewood Field will host the 2018 Under Armour All-America Lacrosse games Saturday, June 30, 2018.

PNC Lacrosse Spotlight: Hereford Attackman JD Nozemack

PressBox talks with Hereford attackman JD Nozemack about his goals for the upcoming season, his decision to commit to play lacrosse at Monmouth and more.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 27, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the return of Bryce Harper to the Nationals' lineup, Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins' recognition as NFC Offensive Player Of The Week and more.

Caps Today, 9/27/17

Capitals prospect Madison Bowey is scheduled to make his second preseason appearance against the New Jersey Devils at Capital One Arena.

Kevin Gausman's 2017 Ends With 10-1 Loss To Pirates

Kevin Gausman's season has come to a close with an 11-11 record and a 4.81 ERA. "Obviously, I'm very frustrated," Gausman said. "And with the season I had last year and obviously starting Opening Day, I haven't been a guy that should have gotten that right this year."

Wizards Today 9-27

The Wizards continue training camp today in Richmond with an 11 a.m. practice.

Caps Entertain Devils

Washington concludes a three-game preseason homestand with its final Capital One Arena exhibition game against New Jersey

Buck Showalter Says Orioles Need To Tighten Up Defense

"I think we've taken a step back defensively, really the last year or two in some places," Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. "I think we need to get that back in order, especially with a pitching staff that doesn't strike out that many people."

Terps QB Kasim Hill Out For Season With Torn ACL

Quarterback Kasim Hill suffered a torn ACL during the Terps' 38-10 loss to UCF Sept. 23 and will miss the rest of the season. "He'll bounce back," head coach DJ Durkin said. "He's got a great future in football both here and beyond."

Glenn Clark's NFL Power Rankings: Week 4

Glenn Clark shares his NFL power rankings for Week 4. How far have the injury-plagued Baltimore Ravens fallen?

Stan 'The Fan' Charles: NFL Stands To Lose Big Unless It Solves Pregame Protest Quandary

Stan "The Fan" Charles says if the NFL doesn't act quickly to shift the focus off the pregame protests, it stands to lose an unfathomable amount of its market share.

After Further Review - Why the Redskins Rocked the Raiders!

After Further Review of a second Redskins win in a row takes us to why the defense was so dominant as they set all sorts of Redskins records.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 26, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including an update on Bryce Harper's status, the Nationals' 3-1 win against the Phillies, plus Redskins injury notes and more.

Caps Today, 9/26/17

In three games against the Devils last season, Andre Burakovsky finished with three points (1g, 2a).

Fantasy Football: Week 4 Start 'Em, Sit 'Em, Picks And Busts

Ken Zalis shares his top two fantasy football waiver-wire pickups for Week 4, plus key starts, sits, sleepers and busts for the week ahead.

Wizards Today 9-26

The Wizards begin training camp today in Richmond at VCU’s Siegel Center.

Ravens DE Brent Urban To Undergo Foot Surgery

The Ravens have lost another key player to injury, as head coach John Harbaugh announced Sept. 25 that defensive end Brent Urban suffered a Lisfranc foot injury against the Jacksonville Jaguars Sept. 24 and will require surgery.

Former Ravens Safety James Ihedigbo Wants Open Dialogue About NFL Protests

Former Ravens safety James Ihedigbo said he believes in an open discussion about the protesting of the national anthem in the NFL. "There is opportunity for our country to grow in a positive manner that is beneficial to everybody," he said.

Ross Grimsley: Orioles Are Two Starting Pitchers Away From Contending In AL East

"If you're serious about contending ..., you're going to have to get starting pitching," former Orioles pitcher Ross Grimsley said. "And right now, in the organization, I don't see anybody that's ready to step up next year."

Fantasy Baseball: Four Hitters Who Surprised In 2017

Phil Backert spotlights four hitters who surprised fantasy baseball owners this season, from Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge to Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman.

Theories For Ravens' Embarrassing Performance Are Many, And Most Are Valid

Glenn Clark evaluates a number of theories of "what happened?" when it comes to the Ravens' 44-7 blowout loss to the Jaguars, and he says the team has quite a few issue to solve in a hurry.

Stan 'The Fan' Charles' MLB Power Rankings: Sept. 25, 2017

The Baltimore Orioles drop one spot in Stan "The Fan" Charles' latest MLB power rankings, as the 2017 MLB season enters the final week.

Caps Today, 9/25/17

The Capitals face the New Jersey on Wednesday at Capital One Arena.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 25, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Redskins' 27-10 win against the Raiders, the Nationals' 3-2 win against the Mets, plus Bryce Harper's expected return and more.

Quick Snaps - Redskins Roast the Raiders

The Redskins did so many things right on the big stage of Sunday Night Football. There was a sparkling defensive performance, a solid running attack, a near flawless performance from the quarterback, another gem from the team MVP and finally, nirvana for Josh Doctson.

A Final Day To Remember For J.J. Hardy

In his second at-bat, J.J. Hardy slammed a two-run home run to left that put the Orioles on their way to a 9-4 win against the Tampa Bay Rays.

Five Takeaways From Ravens' Loss To Jaguars

The Ravens were able to muster only seven points in a 44-7 loss to the Jaguars in London Sept. 24. “We played poorly, they played very well, and that’s reflected in the outcome of the game,” coach John Harbaugh said.

Chris Tillman Wouldn't Mind 'Fresh Start' With Orioles

The 29-year-old says that he’s not nostalgic, and on the eve of the Orioles’ final home game of the season, the soon-to-be free agent isn’t thinking that his nine-year run in Baltimore is about to end.

Canes Clip Caps, 4-1

Caps fall for third time in four preseason outings, and are limited to one or no goals for third time in four games

Washington Capitals Post-Game Notes and Audio, 9/23/17 vs. Carolina

Washington Capitals Post-Game Notes and Audio, 9/23/17 vs. Carolina

Four Observations On The Terps’ Loss To UCF

Freshman quarterback Kasim Hill went down with an apparent right leg injury in the first quarter, and the Terps lost their first game of the season on the eve of Big Ten play.

Quarterback Kasim Hill Injured In Terps' Loss

Maryland freshman quarterback Kasim Hill appeared to suffer a right leg injury during the first quarter of the Terps' game against the University of Central Florida in College Park, Md., Sept. 23.

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Caps host Carolina to finish back-to-back preseason games; Niskanen and Orlov in lineup but not together, more

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Blues 4, Caps 0

Caps draw a blank in home preseason opener against Blues, but Washington's Tyler Graovac opens some eyes, more

Caps Back at it Against Carolina

A night after absorbing 4-0 home ice loss at hands of St. Louis Blues, the Caps entertain the Carolina Hurricanes in fourth preseason game for both sides

Caps Today, 9/23/17

The Capitals continue the preseason tonight against the Carolina Hurricanes at Capital One Arena.

Glenn Clark Radio Week In Review: Sept. 18-22, 2017

In case you missed anything from Glenn Clark Radio this week, here are a few highlights to check out, including interviews with Ed Reed and Yannick Ngakoue.

Caps Come Up Blank vs. Blues

Young Blues squad comes to town and lays a 4-0 whitewashing on Washington

Ubaldo Jimenez Has Another Night To Forget

Ubaldo Jimenez, the polarizing right-hander who was given the largest free-agent contract in Orioles history in Feb. 2014, allowed six runs on eight hits in three innings against the Rays Sept 22, possibly his last start at home as an Oriole.

Alex Ovechkin Hosts Surprise Street Hockey Game with American Special Hockey Association Players

Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin surprised more than 50 children and adolescents from the American Special Hockey Association on Sept. 22 at Capital One Arena for a street hockey game.

This Baseball Season, A Lot Of Teams Got Their Streak On

Jim Henneman says it's been a streaky year for Major League Baseball, as evidenced by the Los Angeles Dodgers and Cleveland Indians.

McDaniel's Drake Pew Getting His Kicks On Soccer, Football Fields

McDaniel freshman Drake Pew is a member of the soccer and football teams. "The way I see, it there are 24 hours in the day," Pew said. "I use about six of those hours to sleep, and the rest is used to get work done."

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Caps start three-game exhibition homestand, Vrana skates with two different top sixers, Stephenson slides to the wing, more

Brandon Williams Ruled Out For Ravens-Jaguars Game

The Ravens will be without starting defensive tackle Brandon Williams when they face the Jacksonville Jaguars at Wembley Stadium in London Sept. 24.

Wearing Gloves This Season A Good Fit For Ravens Safety Eric Weddle

After playing the game barehanded for years, Ravens safety Eric Weddle has been wearing gloves. The reason? The exact one you think.

Baltimore Boxer Gervonta Davis Facing Assault Complaint

Baltimore boxer Gervonta Davis is facing a complaint of first-degree aggravated assault as a result of an incident Aug. 1, according to Maryland court records.

What Is Zach Britton's Future With The Orioles?

The Orioles face an interesting dilemma with closer Zach Britton this offseason; the team needs starting pitching, and trading Britton could help the O's bolster their rotation.

Inside the Numbers - Raiders @ Redskins on the Big Stage!

Two mostly iconic NFL franchises clash on Sunday Night Football at FedExField in week 3. Can the Redskins surprise the NFL world with an upset? The numbers say they are in good shape, especially if they can run the football and their offensive line matches their Oakland counterparts.

NFL Week 3: Ravens vs. Jaguars By The Numbers

The Ravens' defense has recorded 15 sacks against Jacksonville quarterback Blake Bortles in three games. Will that trend continue on Sunday?

Bill Neill, Former Baltimore Colts Physical Therapist And Trainer, Dies At 90

Bill Neill, a pioneer in sports medicine who, as a physical therapist and athletic trainer, was an invaluable member of the Baltimore Colts' organization, died Sept. 15 at the age of 90.

Fantasy Baseball Waiver-Wire Targets: Sept. 22, 2017

Phil Backert surveys the fantasy baseball waiver wire, and he suggests owners target Orioles reliever Brad Brach and Padres outfielder Hunter Renfroe.

Caps Today, 9/22/17

The Capitals continue the preseason Friday against the St. Louis Blues at Capital One Arena.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 22, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Nationals' 3-2 loss to the Braves and a look ahead to the Redskins' "Sunday Night Football" matchup against the Raiders.

Five Fantasy Football Sleepers For Week 3

Ken Zalis offers five fantasy football sleeper picks for Week 3, and he says Ravens tight end Ben Watson should do well against a Jaguars defense that is ranked 30th vs. tight ends this season.

Gabriel Ynoa Tries To Convince Orioles He's For Real With Strong Start

Right-hander Gabriel Ynoa is showing he could be a starter for the Orioles after allowing one run on five hits in a career-high eight innings as the O's beat the Rays, 3-1.

Friday Brings the Blues to Town

Caps open home exhibition slate and three-game preseason homestand with a Friday night visit from the St. Louis Blues

Ravens OC Marty Mornhinweg Agrees Mike Wallace Needs The Ball More

"Man alive, let's get the ball to our best players ..." Marty Mornhinweg said when asked about wide receiver Mike Wallace's involvement in the offense. "So that bothers me, and I'm going to do my best to get that doggone thing corrected."

Stevenson Volleyball's Annika Schwartz A Model Of Determination, Compassion

Annika Schwartz has helped the Stevenson women's volleyball team to get off to its best start since 2014, and off the court, Schwartz' compassionate nature has helped her make a difference in many lives.

Daily Fantasy Football: Best Value Picks For Week 3

Bill Ordine shares his Week 3 daily fantasy football picks, and he says Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz is a bargain and should attempt 35-to-40 passes against the winless Giants.

Undefeated Francis Scott Key Football Looks To Continue Resurgence

Francis Scott Key's football team has gotten off to a 3-0 start, but can the Eagles continue that hot streak when they begin Carroll County play?

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Caps 4, Habs 2

Caps earn first preseason win on Smith-Pelly's third period goal, young defense withstands adversity and goaltenders shine, more

Ravens-Jaguars Week 3: Three Key Matchups

Bo Smolka highlights three key matchups for the Ravens-Jaguars Week 3 contest, including Ravens defensive linemen Michael Pierce and Carl Davis against Jaguars running back Leonard Fournette.

Navy Looks To Carry Early-Season Momentum Against Cincinnati

The Navy football team will look to improve to 3-0 and stay atop the AAC West Division when it takes on Cincinnati in a key conference game Sept. 23.

Terps Preparing For 'Dynamic' UCF Quarterback McKenzie Milton

The Terps will face a tough challenge against UCF quarterback McKenzie Milton Sept. 23, but the experience the Maryland defense gained against Milton last year should help it prepare.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 21, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Nationals' 7-3 win against the Braves, some bad news for the Wizards' Markieff Morris and an update on preseason hockey.

Is Zach Britton's Season Over?

Orioles closer Zach Britton will have a stem cell injection on his left knee Sept. 21, and Britton said it was doubtful he'd pitch again this season.

Caps Overcome Canadiens, 4-2

Washington overcomes a spate of penalties and notches its first preseason win with a late goal from Devante Smith-Pelly

2017 Baltimore Ravens Predictions: Ravens Vs. Jaguars Week 3 Picks

Stan "The Fan" Charles and Glenn Clark make their picks for the Week 3 Ravens-Jaguars matchup in London, plus they pick their lock and loser of the week.

Ravens Focused On Sleep, Not Sightseeing, In London

"It really is a business trip for us," cornerback Lardarius Webb said of the Ravens' matchup against the Jaguars at Wembley Stadium. "As much as a lot of us want to see London, just to see it, we still have to come back 3-0."

SKATE SHAVINGS: News and Notes From Caps' Morning Skate

Stephenson is the first to get a second look, Orpik leads a young Washington blueline in Montreal, more

UMBC-Maryland Matchup Celebrates Local Soccer Community

On Sept. 26, the UMBC men's soccer team will host the Maryland Terrapins at Retriever Soccer Park, and Glenn Clark says the game will provide an atmosphere unlike anything else in local sports.

For Five Orioles Prospects, Much At Stake In Remaining Games

For five Orioles prospects, the final games of the season are a chance to make a good impression and convince the team they're important to its future.

Caps Today, 9/20/17

The Capitals continue the preseason Wednesday against the Montreal Canadiens at the Bell Centre.

PressBox D.C. Sports Minute: Sept. 20, 2017

Glenn Clark offers a roundup of the day's top sports stories, including the Nationals' 4-2 win against the Braves, the drama away from the field for the Redskins, Capitals preseason hockey and more.

Former Raven Ed Reed: Marshal Yanda Is A Player 'I Wouldn't Want To Lose'

Former Ravens safety Ed Reed said losing a player as talented as All-Pro guard Marshal Yanda is as devastating to the Ravens as an injury to quarterback Joe Flacco would be.

Kevin Gausman's Strong Performance Wasted In Orioles' 1-0 Loss To Red Sox

The Orioles haven't scored a run in their last 17 innings, as their September struggles continued with an 11-inning 1-0 loss to the Red Sox despite eight shutout innings from Kevin Gausman.

After Further Review: How the Redskins Beat the Rams!

The Redskins are (1-1) and now have a chance to erase the stigma of primetime football games at FedExField gone terribly wrong. Before that, we look back at some huge reasons that nobody is talking about that fueled a huge win against a team that thought they had all the answers and came up quite short.

Caps Take on Habs in Montreal

Washington continues its 2017 preseason schedule with a Wednesday night visit to Montreal's Bell Centre

Capitals Announce 2017-18 Promotional Schedule

The Washington Capitals announced today the team’s promotional schedule for the 2017-18 season presented by Capital One Bank, highlighted by three all-fan giveaways and several new and returning theme nights.

POSTGAME NOTEBOOK: Devils 4, Caps 1

Caps drop penalty-ridden exhibition opener, a deeper dive on the face-off violation calls, and more

Orioles' Final 11 Games Could Define Them For 2018

If you don't think the Baltimore Orioles' final 11 games of 2017 mean anything, Stan "The Fan" Charles says, think again.

For Some Ravens, College Basketball Experience Is Beneficial To NFL Career

Ravens linebacker Tyus Bowser, offensive tackle Austin Howard and defensive lineman Bronson Kaufusi all played college basketball, and they credit the experience for helping them improve on the football field.

Orioles Show Path To Majors Doesn't Necessarily Go Through Triple-A

Fourteen of the 35 players currently on the Orioles' roster are products of their farm system. Six of the 14 originally joined the Orioles without stopping at Triple-A Norfolk.

Caps Today, 9/19/17

The Capitals fell to the New Jersey Devils 4-1 on Monday at Prudential Center.

Brian Billick, Adalius Thomas: Ravens' 2017 Defense Faces More Challenges Than 2000 Unit

Former Ravens head coach Brian Billick and former Ravens edge defender Adalius Thomas see the comparisons between this year's defense and their 2000 squad, but does to