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Arlington, VA, United States

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Recent articles by Scott:

Frances Tiafoe channels LeBron James with his celebrations at Australian Open

The Maryland native imitated the Lakers star's 'Silencer' celebration on Friday after advancing to the fourth round of a Grand Slam for the first time. → Read More

Jayson Werth weighs in on ‘the little furry creature’ Bryce Harper’s free agency

The retired Werth has no idea where his former Nationals teammate will sign, but he said he'll "be in the woods or something" when it happens. → Read More

Lingonberry sauce, dog toys and alcohol: Caps’ gift basket auction has it all

Almost all of the items in the auction, which ends after the second intermission on Friday, are autographed. → Read More

Bryce Harper signing with the Cubs is ‘not going to happen,’ says Joe Maddon

The Cubs manager all but ruled out Harper teaming up with his friend Kris Bryant in Chicago. → Read More

The Caps will honor Barry Trotz with a video tribute during Friday’s game

The Islanders' coach, who resigned after leading Washington to its first Stanley Cup title, was not acknowledged during the Capitals' banner-raising ceremony. → Read More

‘This is definitely our craziest adventure’: D.C. family heads to London to see the Wizards

Wizards fan Margie Yeager began making travel plans as soon the NBA announced the date for Washington's first regular season game outside of North America. → Read More

Brian Dozier had more lucrative offers, but Nationals were ‘the best fit’

The second baseman's decision was also based on what he had heard from former teammates about what it’s like to play in D.C. → Read More

Caps’ Devante Smith-Pelly and Andre Burakovsky hit the big time with pizza commercial

The teammates combine to rhyme a tagline in a new spot for Paisano's. → Read More

It’s been 577 days since Redskins’ Bruce Allen took questions at a news conference

Every NFL GM has taken questions in a news conference setting at least once since Bruce Allen last did. → Read More

Who da man, who da man? They were briefly on the Wizards, man.

Ron Baker's Wizards tenure lasted less than three weeks. He joins a group that includes the likes of Danuel House, Mike Bibby and Brian Cardinal. → Read More

Caps surprise Maryland hockey team that defended black teammate after racist taunts

Devante Smith-Pelly and John Carlson recorded a video message to invite Divyne Apollon and his Metro Maple Leafs team to Monday's game against the Blues. → Read More

Mike Shanahan’s 2013 Redskins staff has produced as many NFL head coaches as wins

Matt LaFleur is set to join his former Redskins colleagues Sean McVay and Kyle Shanahan in the head coaching ranks. → Read More

NBC Sports Washington’s alternate Wizards broadcasts could be the future of sports betting on TV

The network will debut a free-to-play prediction contest during Friday's alternate broadcast on NBC Sports Washington Plus. → Read More

Nats allow season-ticket holders affected by the shutdown to postpone monthly payments

The Nationals are hoping to help relieve some stress for fans impacted by the partial government shutdown. → Read More

This is the world’s most incredible and depressing collection of Redskins QB jerseys

“It's a mess, but it's my mess,” a local teacher said of the Redskins jerseys he's purchased over the past 14 years. → Read More

The first instance of #FireBruceAllen was tweeted in jest. Now it’s a movement.

Redskins fans are making their voices heard on social media. → Read More

Redskins could be compelled to appear on ‘Hard Knocks.’ If only the series started now.

Washington is one of five teams not exempt from being featured on HBO’s training camp documentary series in 2019. → Read More

Eagles fans completely took over FedEx Field and it was so depressing

The Philadelphia faithful sang "Fly, Eagles Fly" during the game and celebrated a playoff berth in the concourse afterward. → Read More

Hail or Fail: Signing Adrian Peterson among Redskins’ few good moves in 2018

Claiming Reuben Foster was one of the low points of another disappointing season. → Read More

Washington Redskins vs. Philadelphia Eagles

Washington looks to spoil Philadelphia's season with a win at home. → Read More