Washington D.C. Sports

Washington Mystics earn big win against Seattle, 87-83

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Game Press Conference. Featuring Head Coach Mike Thibault along with stars Shavonte Zellous, Leilani Mitchell and Tina Charles The Washington Mystics earned a huge victory against the Seattle Storm, by a final of 87-83 in WNBA action on Tuesday night. Leading the way was Tina Charles […]

Washington Spirit stars O’Hara and Sonnett Named to USWNT Roster for Tokyo Olympics

U.S. Women’s National Team Head Coach Vlatko Andonovski has named Spirit defenders Kelley O’Hara and Emily Sonnett to the roster for the Tokyo Olympic Games.  The team will play two games against Mexico prior to leaving for Tokyo. Both matches will be played in Hartford, CT with the first being on July 1 (7 p.m. […]

Tina Charles and Ariel Atkins Named to National Team

USA Basketball announced today that Washington Mystics players Tina Charles and Ariel Atkins were named to the 2020 U.S. Olympic Women’s Basketball Team that will compete in Tokyo this summer. The women’s basketball competition will be held July 26-Aug. 8 at the Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan. Making her third appearance in the Olympic Games, Charles is in her first […]

Washington Spirit Battle to 1-1 Draw in the Windy City

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Post Match Press Conference featuring Head Coach Richie Burke along with stars Trinity Rodman and Tori Huster The Washington Spirit drew their sixth match of the 2021 NWSL regular season on Saturday night at SeatGeek Stadium in Chicago, IL, 1–1. In front of their home fans, the […]

Washington Spirit Takarada Named to Nadeshiko Japan Roster for Tokyo Olympics

Japan Women’s National Soccer Team Head Coach Asako Takakura has named Spirit midfielder Saori Takarada to the roster for the Tokyo Olympic Games. This is the first Olympic Games for Takarada.  The Olympic hosts will start off the tournament against Canada on Wednesday, July 21 (7:30 p.m. JST/6:30 a.m. EST). They will then face Great Britain on Saturday, […]

1495 Sports TV: Washington Mystics Practice Report ~6/16

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following Washington Mystics Report from 6/16. Featuring thoughts from Assistant Coach Eric Thibault, along with stars Erica McCall and Sydney Wise. In the video the trio talk about Tina Charles and the fact that she will have a film airing at the Tribeca Film Festival, the team’s game […]

Washington Capitals Re-sign Two for 2022 Season

The Washington Capitals have been making some moves, as they have signed two players for the 2022 NHL Season. First up, the team re-signed forward Axel Jonsson-Fjallby to a two-year, two-way contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced during the month of June. The contract will pay him $750,000 NHL/$175,000 AHL in […]