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Scott Allen

Washington Post

Arlington, VA, United States

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Recent articles by Scott:

SI predicts Nats will miss playoffs, Bryce Harper’s Phillies will lose World Series

The magazine picked Washington to win the National League pennant in four of the previous six years. → Read More

Nats open loyalty program to all fans and expand ticketing options in 2019

The team will offer three versions of its monthly NatsPass beginning in April. → Read More

George Washington hires Jamion Christian as men’s basketball coach

Christian, who replaces Maurice Joseph, returns to the DMV after one season at Siena. → Read More

Johnny Holliday joins NBC Washington as a contributor after leaving ‘Nats Xtra’ role

The longtime radio voice of Maryland football and men's basketball will cover a variety of sports for Channel 4. → Read More

New at Nationals Park for 2019: Steamed buns, pupusas and so many oysters

Baseball fans can finally get their bivalve fix at not one, but two new Nationals Park concession stands with oysters on the menu this season. → Read More

Busloads of Phillies fans are coming to Nationals Park for Bryce Harper’s return

The lower level in right field will be packed with Philly faithful on April 2. → Read More

Mike Trout upstages Bryce Harper again

When news of Trout's record-breaking extension broke, fans couldn't help but guess how Harper must feel. → Read More

The Braves have The Freeze. Now a Nats affiliate is introducing ‘The Anti-Freeze.’

The character will race a fan around the warning track at every Harrisburg Senators home game this season. → Read More

Carlos Santana smashed a TV after catching Phillies teammates playing Fortnite during game

Blue Jays Manager Charlie Montoyo announced Monday his team will impose a video game curfew before games this season. → Read More

Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom get a shout-out in ‘Billions’ season premiere

“Do you know why Ovi scores so much? Because Backstrom shares the puck.” → Read More

Some around D.C. are still waiting for Bryce Harper to say goodbye

Harper hasn't thanked his Washington supporters on social media since signing with the Phillies. → Read More

Landon Collins ‘just broke down’ when Daniel Snyder gave him a signed Sean Taylor jersey

Collins said it "would be an honor" to wear Taylor's No. 21 with Redskins. → Read More

No, Stephen A. Smith, Redskins punter Tress Way did not start a game at quarterback

But perhaps he should have. → Read More

FloSports offers full refunds after rough debut, vows to win back D.C. United fans’ trust

FloSports co-founder Mark Floreani says the issues that affected Sunday’s debut broadcast have been resolved. → Read More

Landon Collins was 13 when Sean Taylor died. He’s idolized him since high school.

Collins is the latest Redskins safety with a deep admiration for Taylor. → Read More

Guess what day Tuesday is in the District? (It’s Vernon Davis Day.)

The Redskins tight end will be honored during a ceremony at his former elementary school. → Read More

‘Skating like Ovechkin’: Toronto rapper Friyie pays tribute to Capitals captain

After Washington won the Stanley Cup, Friyie rhymed "Ovechkin" with "blessing," and a song was born. → Read More

Scott Van Pelt rips ‘idiotic’ decision to leave Steve Buckhantz’s broadcasting future uncertain

“To Wizards fans, this is a dagger,” the “SportsCenter” host said on Thursday's show. → Read More

What is Redskins Gold? Washington introduces a new season ticket benefit program.

Other benefits as part of the new “Redskins Gold” program include members-only concession lines and a fan fest at Redskins Park. → Read More

Greene Turtle is leaving Capital One Arena. Could a sportsbook replace it?

Monumental Sports and Entertainment bought out the remaining three years on the bar's lease. → Read More