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5 Biggest Celebrities to Attend D.C.-Area Sporting Events

In honor of Oscar-winner Matthew McConaughey’s appearance at Redskins practice Wednesday, we’ve put together a list of the best celebrity sightings at D.C.-area sporting events.

06/05/2014

Head Coach Randy Wittman of the Washington Wizards looks on during the game. (Credit: D. Clarke Evans/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wittman: Wiz Would Have Had Chance to ‘Do Something’ Against Miami

Randy Wittman gave a veritable state of the union on the Wizards, who he still believes had the chance to “go in and do something against Miami” if they’d advanced.

06/04/2014

Wizards coach Randy Wittman and point guard John Wall (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards’ Wittman: Continuity is Important

Randy Wittman learned long ago to focus on what he can control. That’s what he did over the past 2 1/2 years with the Washington Wizards.

06/04/2014

Randy Wittman of the Washington Wizards addresses the media after Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals against the Chicago Bulls in the 2014 NBA Playoffs on April 29, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Credit: Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Reportedly Sign Randy Wittman to 3-year, $9-million Extension

The Washington Wizards have signed head coach Randy Wittman to a three-year contract extension worth $9 million, according to CSN Washington’s J. Michael.

06/03/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - OCTOBER 11: The Utah Jazz logo photographed behind the scene at the KJZZ video shoot at Energy Solutions Arena on October 11, 2012 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

7 Team Names That Make No Sense

We all have favorite teams. But some team names just don’t make any sense, like these…

05/28/2014

Bradley Beal (left) and John Wall. (credit: Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wall, Beal are Wizards’ Future, Rest Uncertain

The Washington Wizards’ future revolves around John Wall and Bradley Beal. Now the team has to decide who else will tag along.

05/16/2014

Robert Griffin III of the Washington Redskins and musician Wale watch the Washington Wizards play the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 15, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Best Moments from Wizards Playoff-Eliminating Loss to Pacers

No D.C. sports fan enjoys watching one of their teams get eliminated from the playoffs, but that doesn’t mean there weren’t some fun moments in the Wizards loss worthy of a second glance.

05/16/2014

Nene #42, Bradley Beal #3 and Trevor Ariza #1 of the Washington Wizards leave the court after their loss against the Indiana Pacers during Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at Verizon Center on May 15, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Wizards’ Historic Playoff Run Ends With Game 6 Loss To Pacers

The Indiana Pacers beat the Washington Wizards 93-80 Thursday night to advance to the Eastern Conference finals for the second straight year.

05/15/2014

John Wall of the Washington Wizards takes it to the basket against the Indiana Pacers in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Verizon Center on May 11, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Wizards Need John Wall’s Revival Show To Continue

It’s unclear exactly when John Wall got his mojo back. Maybe it started on the plane ride to Indianapolis.

05/15/2014

Nils Lofgren, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band perform at Consol Energy Center on October 27th, 2012 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Nils Lofgren of E Street Band Recalls Writing ‘Bullets Fever’ in 1978

Legendary musician and Bullets fan Nils Lofgren (guitarist for Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band) recalls the magical experience of writing “Bullets Fever” in 1978.

05/14/2014

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