March 1st, 2010
Novak Djokovic started his press conference with that classic line before he was even asked any questions.
February 19th, 2010
According to the AP, Sampras said while playing an exhibition at the ATP event in San Jose that he’s interested in working for the USTA with young tennis players in the Los Angeles area.
February 18th, 2010
Roger Federer will team with Pete Sampras to play Rafael Nadal and Andre Agassi in a Hit for Haiti exhibition next month in Indian Wells.
February 13th, 2010
Writing this goes against everything I’ve been saying lately, but I just have to get this off my chest.
February 9th, 2010
Former Grand Slam great Pete Sampras was beaten by Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 7-6(2) in a singles exhibition.
December 23rd, 2009
With everyone doing top 10 lists of the decade or the year, I decided to take a slightly different approach.
October 25th, 2009
WOZ’S LOOSE LIPS — So who is more to blame: Caroline Wozniacki and her on-court coach/dad for telling her to tank the match (in Polish) where Polish-speaking fans hear it on TV then place on-line bets, or the WTA Tour’s dumb-ass on-court coaching experiment? Careful WTA as you might get what you wish for — on-court coaching is popular! (with on-line betters)!
August 24th, 2009
Just for fun, I am trying something different. As the 2009 hard court season heads toward the finish line, I came up with some hypothetical matches between former U.S. Open champions.
July 30th, 2009
Rafael Nadal is still leaving doubt on his participation in Montreal.
July 23rd, 2009
The dog days of summer tennis are upon as the top players are all enjoying some time off leaving us fans with little chew on.
July 18th, 2009
Richard Gasquet claims a dosed drink or a contaminated kiss in a Miami nightclub caused his positive test for cocaine.
July 6th, 2009
Sean Randall breaks down another epic Wimbledon final.
June 17th, 2009
The sport has changed enough in a short period of time to ask if tennis fans can accurately compare eras right next to one another.
June 14th, 2009
Pete Sampras sent the message that if a player were talented, self-disciplined and professional, he could exceed the seven or eight majors that seemed to be the best one could hope for in a career.
June 8th, 2009
I don’t want my columns to sound as though they are a few connecting sentences holding together sayings from fortune cookies, but there is an old saying in sports about one needing to never get too high after a win or too low after a loss.