Jones grabs a career-high 22 rebounds in win over Mystics

Jones grabs a career-high 22 rebounds in win over Mystics

Connecticut Sun (21-12) All-Star center Jonquel Jones proved that she’s the WNBA’s leading rebounder on Tuesday, collecting a career-high 22 boards in an 86-76 win over the home Mystics (17-15). It was a matchup that featured the second and third best rebounding teams in the league, which despite Jones’ gaudy numbers, …

Washington’s rally falls short to Diggins-Smith led Wings

Washington’s rally falls short to Diggins-Smith led Wings

It’s the fourth quarter and Skylar Diggins-Smith is at the top of the key dribbling the ball waiting for the shot clock to go down as Ivory Latta defends her. As the shot clock begins to trickle down she takes about two dribbles to the right and then splits two …

Acosta’s goal the difference as D.C. United tops New England

Acosta’s goal the difference as D.C. United tops New England

It was fitting that Zoltan Stieber’s debut end with a win, it was the third consecutive result for a D.C. United side in front of a home crowd of 13,539. The Black-and-Red had three of their new pieces in midfield in a game setting for the first time since acquiring …

For the second consecutive game, D.C. United wins via an own goal

For the second consecutive game, D.C. United wins via an own goal

In back-to-back games, D.C. United has gotten three points by way of own goal. First in Colorado and then last night at RFK against the visiting Atlanta United FC. The 1-0 win gave the Black-and-Red the season sweep of Atlanta and has moved them up the tables a bit as …

Irving, Thomas swapped in blockbuster deal

Irving, Thomas swapped in blockbuster deal

Kyrie Irving wanted out of Cleveland and now he has his wish. On Tuesday night, the Cleveland Cavaliers traded Irving to the Boston Celtics in exchange for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and the unprotected 2018 Brooklyn Nets draft pick. Irving, who is 25-years old, waived a $5.8 million …

With each passing day, more athletes starting to take a stand

With each passing day, more athletes starting to take a stand

Athletes can play a powerful role in the lives of many. Most are looked up to for what they do on a field or court. However, it’s outside those lines that athletes get criticized the most. Athletes have always taken stands and formed their own protests. The likes of Colin …

Mystics can’t overcome poor shooting, lose tiebreaker to Mercury

Mystics can’t overcome poor shooting, lose tiebreaker to Mercury

The WNBA playoffs are just around the corner and the energy inside Capital One Arena on Friday night proved as much. The Washington Mystics (16-12) couldn’t overcome a horrible shooting performance, however, losing at home 89-79 to the Phoenix Mercury (15-13) in the rubber match of their season series. Coming …

The “John Wall Family Foundation” continues to serve hope

The “John Wall Family Foundation” continues to serve hope

Hope. Dictionary.com defines hope as “the feeling that what is wanted can be had or that events will turn out for the best; a person or thing in which expectations are centered.” On August 18, 2017 John Wall and his “John Wall Family Foundation” provided the D.C. community with a …