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Washingtonians: If you don't already have an RGIII jersey, you're probably getting one for Christmas. ESPN reported today that sales of the #10 Redskins jersey from everyone's favorite rookie has sold more than any other player's in a single season since the NFL started keeping track six years ago through their online store, NFLshop.com. More»
[Rebecca Liddicoat, Robert Griffin III]
On Monday night, sensational Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III took court side seats with his fiancée, Rebecca Liddicoat, at the Wizards v. Miami Heat game. Rebecca and Robert met at Baylor, and he proposed in 2010, according to the Reliable Source. More»
Unless you are up to your eyeballs in Dear Colleague Letters, you probably know by now that Teddy Roosevelt won the President's Race at Nationals Park today.
The momentous occasion comes after a 537-game losing streak from the mascot.
We used to hate Teddy, because he was a loser that cheated all the time, but this win is great for his PR and his self esteem. More»
[The Kastles pose with their championship King Trophy after defeating the Sacramento Capitals yesterday]
The Washington Kastles became the first team in major U.S. pro sports history to complete two consecutive perfect seasons by defeating the Sacramento Capitals 20-19 in the dramatic, back-and-forth WTT Finals in Charleston. More»
What a great addition to the list of DC's native professional athletes. Katie Ledecky went into the 2012 Olympic games as the youngest member of the US Olympic team--younger than any other sport. She competed in the 800 meter freestyle final on Friday, where she won the gold medal! More»
[James Blake] [Kevin Anderson, Frank Moser] Go HERE for more photos of the tournament!
Monday was the first day of the 2012 Citi Open, the annual tennis tournament that happens in Washington. It is part of the ATP World Tour 500 of the 2012 ATP World Tour and also the WTA International tournaments of the 2012 WTA Tour. In its 44th edition, and previously known as the Legg Mason Tennis Classic, this is the first time that the tournament is combining the men and women's events. More»
On Saturday, DC United hosted Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in an international exhibition game at RFK stadium that resulted in a 1-1 draw. More»
DC is officially a baseball city. After beating Milwaukee on Sunday (and the Yankees and the Reds losing their games yesterday) the Nationals are making us proud as they have the HIGHEST winning percentage in MLB! More»
For the first time since 2008, the MLS All-Stars, which is comprised of the top players from the USA's Major League Soccer teams, won their all-star game on Wednesday against Chelsea.
The team was coached by DC United's Ben Olsen.
Also, one of the goals was scored by DC United hottie Chris Pontius, 25, with an assist from DC United's Dwayne De Rosario, 34. Chris also assisted the winning goal....And OMG....snagged the title of All-Star MVP!
We already basically had RGIII, but he officially signed his rookie contract this week. More»
[Anastasia Rodionova, Leander Paes; photo courtesy Washington Kastles by Willis Bretz]
Whew, that was a close one! DC's tennis team, the Washington Kastles, have not lost a game since 2010, making them Washington's "winningest team." The team scored their 23rd consecutive win last night, but the Sacramento Capitals really made them work for it. More»
Wednesday, May 22
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.