Washington, DC Sports Teams
The NFLâ€™s Washington Redskins dominate FedExField in Landover, MD.According to Forbes Magazine, the Redskins are the second most valuable franchise in the NFL, breaking the NFL's record for single-season attendance eight years in a row.
A force in American football, the Washington Redskins have played for 11 NFL Championships and have won five, including three of the five Super Bowls they played. Four of their Super Bowl appearances were under the leadership of Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs. FedExField is the largest stadium in the National Football League. Visit http://www.redskins.com/gen/index.jsp.
Major League Baseballâ€™s Washington Nationals play home games at Nationals Stadium on the Washington, DC Riverfront. In their fourth season, the Washington Nationals are batting their way to victory as the capital cityâ€™s beloved professional baseball team. The Nationals inaugurated Nationals Stadium on March 31, 2020 with an exciting win that marked a hopeful era of baseball in Washington, DC. For tickets and schedules, visit http://washington.nationals.mlb.com. [Top]
The National Hockey Leagueâ€™s Washington Capitals heat up the ice at Verizon Center in Washington, DCâ€™s Chinatown neighborhood. From their humble first season (1974-75), the Washington Capitals have skated their way into the hearts of ice hockey fans throughout the Washington, DC Area. Boasting the top player in the world, Alex Ovechkin, the Caps are destined for victory. Visit www.capitals.nhl.com. [Top]
The NBAâ€™s Washington Wizards heat up the courts at the Verizon Center in Downtown Washington, DC. The Wizards play 42 home games this season, from October through April, wowing Washington, DC basketball fans with their electric play and powerful athleticism. Catch Juan Dixon, DeShawn Stevenson and the outstanding Wizard roster dunk, defend and dazzle the hoops of DC. Visit http://www.nba.com/wizards. [Top]
Major League Soccerâ€™s D.C. United light up the natural grass field at RFK Memorial Stadium in Washington, DC. The most successful club in American soccer, the United have twice won the U.S. Open Cup (1996,1997), and holds the record for most MLS Cups. D.C. United is the only club to be awarded the MLS Supporters' Shield back-to-back (2006, 2007). In 1998, the D.C. United became the first American club to win the CONCACAF Champions' Cup and Copa Interamericana. The "Black-and-Red" has the the highest attendances and most dedicated fans in the MLS. The club is scheduled to play in the CONCACAF Champions League this year. Visit http://dcunited.mlsnet.com. [Top]