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Stanley Cup champion Capitals headline group of 2019 inductees in to Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame

Sunday, June 23rd, 2019

Stanley Cup champion Capitals headline group of 2019 inductees in to Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame originally appeared on nbcsportswashington.com Before first pitch against the Braves on Sunday, the Washington Nationals yielded the field for a celebration as the Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame inducted 11 members to the 2019 class. The class includes D.C. legends from sports such as football, basketball and soccer. The Hall of Fame created a new category to honor a "Team of Distinction."

Odd offerings in sports in 2018: weird science, camels, soup

Sunday, December 30th, 2018

There was a tickler on the hockey rink. The Scottish soccer team Brechin played an entire 36-game season without winning a game. The Washington Nationals brought three camels to spring training, a proclamation that this year they would finally get over the playoff hump.