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July 30th, 2012

Vince Spadea — Rappin’ Home Remodeler and Talent Agent

As a rapper, he declares, “My music has always been in me. I plan on releasing songs by the end of 2012. I have kept delaying and delaying. Typical artist, I know. I just want to be precise in what I represent and influence with. Music touches everyone ins certain ways, and I want to make sure people have fun, but also see that I do it for love, not gimmicks. It will be in the rap genre, which is ultra-popular now. I’m looking forward to planting my seed, officially in this game.”

Posted by Special @ 8:57 pm in Tennis | 7 Comments »

July 18th, 2009

ATP Indy Event Misses Roddick, Stiffs Blake

“We couldn’t meet his expectations (financially),” Martin said. “It just wasn’t going to happen. I couldn’t do it. James is a great person and a great supporter of this event.”

Posted by Staff @ 10:17 pm in Tennis | 59 Comments »

July 17th, 2009

Pros, Tennis Amateurs Mix at 2nd Annual Shotgun 21 Event

This year, Alexandra Stevenson, Vince Spadea, Travis Parrott, Phillip King, Nick Monroe, Ryan Sweeting, Donald Young have indicated they would be playing. Tommy Haas, Taylor Dent, the Bryan Brothers and Marcos Baghdatis have all been invited. Last year Tommy Haas came to the event, but did not play due to issues with the ATP, issues that have supposedly been worked out.

Posted by Staff @ 2:14 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »

April 21st, 2009

Murray, Djokovic Bashed; Moscow News Says Sharapova Done?

Vince Spadea at the Tallahassee Challenger, speaking to the Tallahassee Democrat on rapping and tennis: “I think it’s an extension of my career. The longevity that I’ve had has been supplied with some other factors that I enjoy. It keeps me motivated to do something off the court and to know that my job is still on the court.”…

Posted by Staff @ 10:28 am in Tennis | 178 Comments »