Caps rookie walks a different path

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Washington Capitals draftee Nathan Walker is the first Australian ever selected by an NHL team, and looks to become the first player from down under to play in the league. Full Story

NFL Week 3 recaps

The Redskins dropped a heartbreaker, which got WTOP's Rob Woodfork thinking about how special teams are undervalued in the NFL. Full Story

'South Park' tackles Redskins (Video)

The popular Comedy Central show, "South Park" took aim at the Redskins' name in an ad that aired during Sunday's Redskins-Eagles game. Full Story

Caps unveil Winter Classic uniforms

The Washington Capitals unveiled the jerseys they will wear for their Winter Classic matchup at Nationals Park on New Year's Day. Full Story

DMV Game of the Week

Read up on last week's rivalry matchup between Damascus and Quince Orchard and vote for which game we should cover this Friday. Full Story

Photo Galleries

  • In our first DMV Game of the Week, Gonzaga College High School took on Centreville High School in a match-up of top-ranked programs.
  • The WTOP staff predicts the national champion, the playoff field, sleepers and the most overrated teams.
  • Jose Canseco is one of the most entertaining athletes to follow on Twitter. We sample some of his greatest work.
  • The Washington Redskins Training Camp is underway in Richmond, Virginia.
  • The inaugural DC FootGolf Open took place at LakeRidge Golf Course in Woodbridge, Virginia on Saturday, July 19.
  • The Brompton U.S. Championship bike race took place on Sunday, July 13 at RFK Stadium.
  • The Washington Kastles kick off their home season as they take aim at their fifth World Team Tennis title in eight years.
  • As the world's biggest sporting event gets underway, see photos from people around the world watching the 2014 World Cup.
  • Red Bull Global Rallycross made its D.C. debut, bringing motorsports back to the District for the first time in 12 years.
  • The WTOP staff shares their picks for a champion, how well the U.S. will fare, and dark horses at the 2014 World Cup.
  • Little League is marking its 75th anniversary.
  • Actor and Redskins fan Matthew McConaughey visits with Robert Griffin III.
  • The songs that help motivate the Washington Nationals players before they bat.
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Yankees claim OF Perez off waivers from Nationals

Yankees claim outfielder Eury Perez off waivers from Washington Nationals

Monday - 09/22/2014, 05:40pm EDT

Metro open late for Redskins game

Metro will stay open late for crowds expected at Washington Redskins game on Thursday night

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 05:50am EDT

Battered Redskins deal with short work week

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Cardinals sign former Arizona St running back

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Coach: Clemson center threatened after bad snap

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Hail Mary: Before cluttered chaos, there's a plan

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NBA Calendar

NBA Calendar

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 10:30am EDT

United coach Ben Olsen gets contract extension

United coach Ben Olsen gets contract extension; team closing in on worst-to-first turnaround

Monday - 09/22/2014, 08:00pm EDT

Capitals rookie walks a different path

Washington Capitals rookie Nathan Walker is the first Australian ever drafted by an NHL team, and looks to become the first player from down under to play in the league.

Tuesday - 09/23/2014, 06:49am EDT

Spieth of US back on familiar ground at Ryder Cup

Jordan Spieth of US back at Gleneagles for Ryder Cup, 4 years after winning junior version

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Nadal's coach criticizes female Davis Cup captain

Nadal's coach criticizes Spain's decision to appoint a woman as Davis Cup captain

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