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The Bulls' Taj Gibson re-injured his left knee Tuesday against the Wizards.Upvote Share TweetWall, Wizards sink Bulls for 8th straight home winUpvote Share TweetLaVar Arrington, Dan Steinberg and Mike Wise joined Jonathan Forsythe on this week’s webcast to discuss the Washington Nationals season opener and whether Bryce Harper or Stephen Strasburg had a better performance. Also, the crew offers bold predictionsUpvote Share Tweet
Win Big With Redskins Bracket Madnessredskins.com Updated Apr 2, 2013First up, we’ll take a moment to bring you up to speed on the Redskins Bracket Challenge! Here’s a quick update on how your Redskins players have fared through the first two weekends of games and where they rank in our overall standings (in order fromUpvote Share Tweet
Gio keeps focus on game between the linesMLB.com Updated Apr 2, 2013One thing can be said about Nationals left-hander Gio Gonzalez: He doesn't let distractions get the best of him.Upvote Share TweetLast year, tight end Fred Davis made $5.446 million for one year with the Redskins. This year, he’ll make less than half that. Per a source with knowledge of the contract, Davis will earn $2.5 million for one more year with the team, in the form of a noUpvote Share TweetWith the Giants thinking about signing a quarterback who’d help the Giants prepare to face Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III, the Redskins could be interrupting that plan. By signing the player. White canceled his tryout with the Giants because heUpvote Share Tweet
A comprehensive graphical look at the all high schools nicknamed "Redskins"-and those that changed tdeadspin.com Updated Apr 2, 2013A comprehensive graphical look at the all high schools nicknamed "Redskins"-and those that changed their mascots. Not surprisingly, only three schools currently using the name have more than 10 percent Native American students. [CNSMaryland]Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
WWE wrestlers posing with Nats, Wizards, RedskinsWWE Monday Night Raw was in town for a show at Verizon Center on Monday, and various wrestlers spent the day hobnobbing with our local athletes. Big Show headed down to Nats Park to take in some opening day action. So cool … Continue reading â†’Upvote Share Tweetredskins.com Updated Apr 2, 2013Last week, the Washington Redskins signed former Philadelphia Eagle and Seattle Seahawk Darryl Tapp. During his seven years in the National Football League, Tapp has dug his hand deep in the dirt in the three-point stance on the line. However, with the …Upvote Share TweetJack Pardee died this week. For Redskins fans in their 30s and 40s, Pardee is perhaps the least known head coach the team has employed in their lifetimes. His three years came between George Allen’s seven-year run, and just before … Continue reading âUpvote Share Tweet
The Wizards play basketball with President Obama (Video)The White House Easter Egg Roll was on Monday, and Emeka Okafor, John Wall, Bradley Beal and Nene were a part of the festivities. The Wizards players participated in various basketball challenges with the kids in attendance. They also … Continue readingUpvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Apr 2, 2013The Nationals and Braves looked great on Monday, but thanks to Koufax and Kershaw, the Dodgers led the day in generating hope.Upvote Share Tweet
Wall, Wizards Surge Past BullsApr 2John Wall scores 27 points as the Wizards put away the Bulls for their eighth straight home win.
John Wall Backs Derrick RoseApr 2John Wall backs Derrick Rose's decision to sit out due to his knee injury.
Peter King: Palmer deal had to happen, more QB musical chairs; mailApr 2It's another day to write about quarterbacks. Three topics I want to clear up, in the wake of all the quarterback action in the last few days.
Adande: Grant Hill, in his own wordsApr 2With his career nearing the end, Grant Hill recalls the highs and lows of the past two decades.
Don Banks: Tank Carradine could make next epic comeback, but do teams beli…Apr 2Chances are there are no Adrian Petersons waiting to be discovered in this year's NFL draft class. For the first time in league history, there might not even be a running back taken in the first round.
NBA: Coast to Coast - Shaquille O'Neal jersey retirementApr 2Is Shaq the last great big man? Should the Magic and Heat retire his number, too?