Top DMV Sports stories for Wednesday: Wizards beat Bulls, a resolution coming for Trent Williams and the Redskins?

Caroline Brandt
NBC Sports Washington

Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2020: The top sports stories from around the DMV.

This week is the final week of the Big Twenty countdown as we reveal the top 5! Today, we take a look at No. 3, the life and death of Sean Taylor.

The Wizards beat the Chicago Bulls 126-114 last night and head to New York to take on the Knicks tonight.

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And, could a resolution be on the horizon for Trent Williams and the Redskins?

Happy Wednesday, District of Champions.

Wizards/NBA

The Wizards' win over the Chicago Bulls last night put them within striking range of the playoffs. The Wizards are now three games back from the Orlando Magic for the 8th seed in the East. Can they close the gap to two games with a win over the New York Knicks tonight?

Elena Delle Donne is back with the Mystics! Yesterday, the WNBA MVP re-signed with the 2019 Champions on a four-year deal.

Capitals/NHL

Todd Reirden is unsure if Evgeny Kuznetsov will travel with the team out West as the Caps take on the Avalanche Thursday. Kuznetsov left Monday's game with an upper-body injury after being hit awkwardly into the boards. 

Redskins/NFL

Good news, Redskins fans. There may be a resolution pending between Trent Williams and the Redskins after Ron Rivera and the left tackle reportedly had a "positive conversation."

Today's "Question facing Ron Rivera," is: What needs to be different in Ashburn with Ron Rivera in charge? And today's free agent target Redskins fans should know: Safety, Tre Boston.

Nationals/MLB

As more details emerge about the Houston Astros cheating scandal, more also comes out about how the Nats were able to combat it during the World Series. The Nationals reportedly were tipped off by the Los Angeles Dodgers about the cheating and came up with an elaborate plan to ensure the outcome of the World Series would not be influenced by cheating.

Top DMV Sports stories for Wednesday: Wizards beat Bulls, a resolution coming for Trent Williams and the Redskins? originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington

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