Longtime Capitals Insider Tarik El-Bashir Joins The Athletic

One of the biggest trends in sports journalism is subscription-based websites. Earlier this year, Ben Standig, Todd Dybas and Brian McNally launched The Sports Capitol and now The Athletic is making their presence known in D.C. this fall. Tarik El-Bashir, formerly of NBC Sports Washington, and who spent time on the Capitals and Redskins beats, is joining The Athletic to cover the Washington Redskins.   Continue reading “Longtime Capitals Insider Tarik El-Bashir Joins The Athletic”

Tarik and the Turkeys..

Last night Tarik El-Bashir of NBC Sports Washington DC, had the chance to lace up and referee the Mites on Ice game during the first intermission. But this time there was a twist- all the kids were dressed up like turkeys and Slapshot himself was on the lookout for fresh turkey meat!

We knew this would be good so of courrseee we took photos!

Enjoy and have a wonderful Thanksgiving from all of us at FiCP!