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Feinstein's Logical Fix for Basketball's One-And-Done

WASHINGTON — Most parties involved can agree that the NCAA and NBA’s agreement to make players go to college for one year after high school has done little to help either institution. 563 more words

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Junkies Sweating $1,440 Saints Bet After Hearing Deuce McAllister's Advice

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While previewing the Redskins’ upcoming game against the Saints, The Sports Junkies shared with Deuce McAllister their utter lack of hope of Washington coming away with a win, but were met with a surprising response. 561 more words

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Jay Beagle rejoices John Carlson's blown face-off, concluding a 4-year friendly joust

John Carlson has lost his flawless face-off record, and his Capitals teammate Jay Beagle couldn’t be happier.

An Associated Press story last week, chronicling an uptick in NHL defensemen taking face-offs this season, included a funny quip from Carlson. 526 more words

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Are the Wizards playing better defense or lesser opponents?

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The Wizards topped the Sacramento Kings 110-92 for their third straight win Monday night. Washington has held its opponents —  the Lakers, Hawks and Kings — under 100 points in all three contests, a testament to their growing commitment to defense. 422 more words

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Howard Eskin: Redskins Got The 'Wrong Gruden'

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The Redskins are 4-5 and not in the most ideal position in the NFC East, trailing the Eagles by four games with six teams ahead of them in the Wild Card race. 463 more words

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Two Redskins Players Say Friday's Practice Led to Vikings Letdown

Whatever happened — or didn’t happen — during Friday’s practice, the Redskins’ last before Sunday’s 38-30 loss to the Vikings, it had an impact on at least two Washington defenders. 795 more words

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Junkies: Should The Redskins Have Kept McVay Over Gruden?

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The Redskins are 4-5 and a long shot to make the playoffs, while the Rams are 7-2 and firmly in command of the NFC West. 733 more words

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