Ted Leonsis, owner of the Washington Capitals and Washington Wizards, has sent a message to the DMV community with updates on what’s to come for both teams. It can be seen below:
Monumental Basketball President Michael Winger announced today that Wes Unseld Jr. will transition from his role as head coach of the Washington Wizards into a front office advisory position. (more…)
Josh Harris and the new ownership group are not wasting time making moves for the future, as they’ve already hired 49ers assistant general manager Adam Peters as the team’s new general manager. After the hiring, the betting website Bet Online has updated its odds for the commanders new head coach, with Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Ben Johnson as the overwhelming favorite. They can be seen below:
The Washington Spirit, the professional women’s soccer team based at Audi Field in Washington, D.C. Launched in 2012 (formerly based in Montgomery County) added six new players to its roster through the 2024 NWSL Draft, presented by Ally on Friday night. The Spirit entered the day with four picks, finishing the day with six selections due to trades.
The Washington Commanders have hired San Francisco Assistant General Manager, Adam Peters, as the team’s new General Manager, according to Adam Schefter.
The betting website BetOnline has released its odds on who will become the next head coach of the Washington Commanders. Detroit Lions offensive coordinator Ben Johnson comes in first at 3:1 odds followed by current Commanders offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy and National Championship winning coach Jim Harbaugh of Michigan. 13 candidates and their odds can be seen below:
Former Washington Commanders head coach Ron Rivera has released a statement through the Commanders following his firing on Monday morning. The full statement can be seen below:
Josh Harris today released a statement following the firing of head coach Ron Rivera and the future of the Washington Commanders. The full statement can be seen below:
As expected, the Washington Commanders fired head coach Ron Rivera after a 4-13 finish to a season that began with much higher expectations. Rivera finished with a 26-49-1 record as Washington’s head coach.
In a year that found fans of a few teams rooting for them to lose in the final week of the season, the Commanders maintained the #2 pick in the 2024 NFL Draft.