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Seattle Storm sweep Washington to win WNBA title

Sue Bird and Breanna Stewart fretted following the regular-season opener after the Seattle Storm lost at home to the Phoenix Mercury. “We thought, ‘Oh, crap, what kind of year is this going to be?”‘ Bird reminisced. The answer came nearly four months later with a championship. Stewart led the Storm to their third WNBA title Wednesday night, scoring 30 points ...

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Mr. Smith goes to Washington as Redskins' undisputed leader

Alex Smith doesn’t believe in assigned seats. As he tried to get to know his new Washington Redskins teammates, Smith sat in a different seat for each meeting. Defensive line coach Jim Tomsula knew that from his time with Smith in San Francisco, and running back Chris Thompson beamed, “That’s a trait from your quarterback that you like to see.” ...

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Washington Capitals forward Chandler Stephenson takes Stanley Cup to Humboldt

The Stanley Cup has arrived in Humboldt, Sask. thanks to Saskatoon-born Washington Capitals player Chandler Stephenson. The Capitals won the NHL championship in June, prompting the forward to promise a trip to Humboldt with the trophy in tow. On Friday, Stephenson said it was a “No brainer.” He said the success of the GoFundMe for the Broncos shows how much the incident rocked the ...

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All-Star FanFest underway in Washington

WASHINGTON — The ribbon has been cut and the 2018 Geico All-Star FanFest is officially underway. Crowds of fans lined up outside the Walter E. Washington Convention Center early Friday morning for the ribbon-cutting ceremony and to be among the first to partake in this year’s FanFest activities leading up to the the 89th MLB <span class="token token-hyperLin… MLB News ...

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