AP source: Zimmerman, Nationals agree on $2M plus incentives

Washington Nationals “face of the franchise” Ryan Zimmerman agreed to terms on a $2 million contract for 2020 that includes the possibility of earning $3 million more in incentives. ...

Nationals' Max Scherzer 'good,' 'strong' and rarin' to go

WASHINGTON (AP) — With a “2019 World Series Champions” patch stitched onto the right sleeve of his white Washington Nationals jersey, and his eyes -- one brown, one blue -- open wide, Max Scherzer mad...

SS Trea Turner, Nationals agree to $7.45 million for 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Shortstop Trea Turner and the Washington Nationals agreed to a $7.45 million, one-year contract Friday, as the World Series champions avoided arbitration by settling with all of thei...

Ish Smith's 27 points help Wizards top no-Kemba Celts 99-94

WASHINGTON (AP) — Missing Kemba Walker, the Boston Celtics became the latest NBA contender to surprisingly come up short against one of the league's worst teams, losing 99-94 to the Washington Wizards...

AP sources: Nationals bring back RHP Hudson, add 1B Thames

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reliever Daniel Hudson agreed to terms on an $11 million, two-year contract to return to the Washington Nationals, and the World Series champions also added first baseman Eric Thames...

Ewing: Hoyas' full roster available vs. Syracuse as of now

WASHINGTON (AP) — It was hard not to do a double-take when Georgetown basketball coach Patrick Ewing answered a question Wednesday about whether his full roster will be available for the team's next g...

NFL ICYMI: Jimmy G's defining performance; calls hurt Pats

Jimmy G. seems to be heating up just as Tom Terrific appears to be slowing down Bouncing back from a close loss a week earlier, the San Francisco 49ers went out and took over the No....

AP Source: NCLS, Series star Kendrick, Nats agree for 2020

WASHINGTON (AP) — Postseason star Howie Kendrick and the World Series champion Washington Nationals agreed in principle to a $6.25 million, one-year contract, according to a person with knowledge of t...

Wizards rookie Rui Hachimura growing with each game in NBA

WASHINGTON (AP) — In what could best be described as a veteran move, Rui Hachimura tried to duck out of doing a postgame media session by pleading that he was worried about missing the Washington Wiza...

Embiid, Simmons have 15 turnovers; 76ers lose at Wiz 119-113

WASHINGTON (AP) — As well as the Philadelphia 76ers have been playing at home lately, they just can't consistently get their act together on the road, and a combined 15 turnovers by Joel Embiid and Be...

Nats 1B Zimmerman plans to be back with champs _ or retired

WASHINGTON (AP) — Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman figures he’ll either find himself back with the World Series champions next season — or out of baseball. “I think ...

NFL ICYMI: Super Bowl preview? 49ers-Ravens was fun to watch

If this edition of 49ers-Ravens — filled with elite players, fourth-down gutsiness and top-notch defense on a rainy afternoon — was indeed a Super Bowl preview, everyone’s in for a treat in February. ...

NFL ICYMI: Jerry Jones’ frustration; Haskins’ photo finish

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones certainly didn’t say he was ready to make any changes to his coaching staff. Didn’t exactly give head coach Jason Garrett — or the people who work fo...

Beal’s 33 help Wiz hand Pop, Spurs 7th loss in row, 138-132

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bradley Beal shot 9 for 9 in a 21-point third quarter en route to scoring 33 in all, and the Washington Wizards beat coach Gregg Popovich and the Spurs 138-132 Wednesday night for Sa...

NFL ICYMI: ‘Sell the team!’ chants at latest Skins debacle

LANDOVER, Md. (AP) — No matter how loud the chants of “Sell the team!” directed at Daniel Snyder were, no matter how sadly empty the stadium was, no matter how poorly his Washington Redskins are playi...