Archive for the 'Tennis on TV' Category
January 14th, 2009
Here’s a potential bell-ringer for your next executive meeting — tennis fans are changing the way they view the sport (on the internet) because YOU GUYS AREN’T SUCCESSFULLY GETTING TENNIS ON TV. We have a Tennis Channel, but it is mostly reruns and canned shows.
November 19th, 2008
“This is a message for Pete Sampras, Stefan Edberg, Goran Ivanisevic and all of you other guys,” McEnroe delivered in a warning. “I’m not coming to London to lose.”
November 17th, 2008
Just when I thought Novak Djokovic had turned the corner, he goes back to his usual ways.
August 19th, 2008
Live television coverage in the U.S. of the 2008 US Open Tennis Championships begins on Monday, August 25 live at 11am on USA Network which is televising the Open for the 25th consecutive year.
August 12th, 2008
Okay. So it was the wrong Rafael. It wasn’t Rafael Nadal that Roger Federer beat 6-2, 6-4 earlier today at the Beijing Olympics second round. It was Rafael Arevalo.
July 4th, 2008
Thanks NBC, and thanks Wimbledon. Thanks for again banding together to try and ruin the sport. If that’s your combined intent, your combined goal, you are really doing a helluva a great job!
June 19th, 2008
I allow myself to briefly occupy the mythical Commissioner of Tennis Chair that John McEnroe publicly campaigns for now and again. Johnny Mac campaigned long and hard to be the U.S. Davis Cup captain only to quit after one year, but when should reality ever hurt speculation and offering advice? Here are my 5 (best?) [...]
June 6th, 2008
Sucks to be a tennis fan in the U.S. today. On arguably one of the most appealing semifinal lineups of the year live coverage from the French Open today is non-existent here in the U.S.
May 19th, 2008
2008 French Open on ESPN2 (times EST)
April 15th, 2008
I have to confess that I have warmed up to golf even though I have never played one hole let alone one round that did not involve put-put.