Sports in Washington, DC Overview

For being a small political town, the nation’s capital packs a large punch when it comes to Washington, DC sports.

First there are the Washington Redskins football, Washington Wizards basketball, and Washington Capitals hockey teams that have been city staples for years. Recently, Washington, DC added Major League Baseball to the roster with the addition the Washington Nationals in 2005 and joined the handful of cities with all four major American sports.

Then there’s D.C. United, a perennial MLS soccer powerhouse, and add to that all the universities and colleges fielding teams for every sport.

Sports in Washington, DC is a daily ritual whether it’s checking out one of the major sports or running in the Marine Corp Marathon, watching a tennis match at the Legg Mason Classic, or catching a PGA Tour event at Congressional golf course.

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Videos of Washington, DC Sports

Mike Green goal. NY Rangers vs Washington Capitals Game 4 5/5/12 NHL Hockey
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Mike Green goal. NY Rangers vs Washington Capitals Game 4 5/5/12 NHL Hockey 7,442 views
Miami Heat Vs Washington Wizards Highlights HD February 10th, 2012 8,121 views
Baltimore Ravens 2011-2012 Season Highlights 9,602 views
2012 Baltimore Orioles Winning Mix 71 views
HIGHLIGHTS: D.C. United vs FC Dallas 9,702 views
I'll Have Another wins 2012 Preakness in Photo Finish | Video Replay | Can He Win Triple Crown? 106,090 views
Navy Football Highlights - Army 2011 7,840 views
2011 FedEx 400 - Final Laps 1,681 views

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