Tag Archives: Nicklas Backstrom

The Caps Are The Champs, But Us Fans Are The Winners

By | June 13, 2018

While this quote might be from Napoleon Bonaparte, considered by many to be the greatest military leader in human history, I think it sums up the the better part of the last three decades of DC sports fandom succinctly yet superbly: “Victory belongs to the most persevering.”

Is Max Scherzer the best professional athlete in Washington, D.C.?

By | June 22, 2017

Just ask yourself: how many times does a big-named, high-priced player acquisition arrive in Washington, D.C., and actually live up to the billing?