| Apr 6, 2015
| 1:43 PM
Martin Blackman has coached top junior players at tennis academies and worked for the USTA at the national level.
He'll lean on both experiences in his new role as the U.S. Tennis Association's general manager of player development.
| Apr 4, 2015
| 7:27 AM
MIAMI - El escocés Andy Murray intentará ganar su tercer título en el Masters 1.000 de Miami y acabar de paso con una racha de seis partidos perdidos de manera consecutiva con el serbio Novak Djokovic, que busca su quinto trofeo en Cayo Vizcaíno. Muchas...
| Mar 25, 2015
| 5:16 PM
For the past six years Jack Sock has had to bear the weight of filling the void in American mens' tennis in the aftermath of Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Jim Courier and most recently fellow Nebraskan Andy Roddick.
At 22 and coming off pelvic surgery,...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 6:47 PM
Bryce Alford's winning three-point shot was correctly called goaltending, and Russell Wilson's final Super Bowl pass should have been ruled a touchdown.
We've heard the term "wide right" numerous times in football,...
| Mar 14, 2015
| 12:04 AM
Laurel Park-based trainer King Leatherbury, who turns 82 this month, is one of 10 finalists for induction to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. It's Leatherbury's first appearance on the ballot. The class of 2015 will be announced April 20,...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Robert Franklin, former president of the Connecticut Public Expenditures Council, died on Feb. 21. He was 91.
Franklin, who worked for the nonpartisan agency for 26 years, was a budgetary watchdog who researched state and local governmental issues....
| Mar 5, 2015
| 3:50 PM
Looking to start a conversation with new Fire midfielder Shaun Maloney? Start with books. His reading list mostly consists of nonfiction, although he has a soft spot for a certain boy wizard.
Last great book you've read?
"Norman Mailer, 'The Fight.'...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:23 PM
If age is merely a state of mind, or nothing but a number, why was it so painful watching Peyton Manning fail Sunday to get his agile mind to overcome his aging body?
In two days, an entire Denver Broncos franchise has unraveled. Coach John Fox is...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:00 AM
Chef Michael Mina didn’t land a title celebrity until he met tennis legend Andre Agassi, who teamed up with him to start the Mina Group which opened the now-defunct Nobhill Tavern and Seablue at the MGM Grand Hotel & Casino.
Fast forward 13 years,...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:35 PM
Brooke Shields lost her virginity to Dean Cain at age 22 and is writing all about it.
Yes, before her husband Chris Henchy, before ex-husband Andre Agassi and before JFK Jr., Liam Neeson and George Michael there was a future Superman.
The former child...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 8:08 AM
NEW DELHI -- The sorry state of American men's tennis will continue for some time with no real talent on the horizon, said Pete Sampras who dominated the game in the 1990s with fellow American Andre Agassi.
No American has won a men's grand slam singles...