| Oct 4, 2013
| 1:37 PM
For Brooke Shields, ex-husband Andre Agassi is gone but not quite forgotten: She got a zinger in against him this week while co-hosting a "Today" show segment about divorce.
Shields and Willie Geist were talking to Laura Wasser -- divorce attorney to...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 5:49 PM
Lilit Vardanyan doesn't have to look far for inspiration. In fact, the Burbank High junior needs to look no further than her family when it comes to encouragement on the tennis court.
Vardanyan's uncle is former tennis professional Sargis Sargsian,...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Father of tennis great was jailed for tax fraud
Peter Graf, 75, who mentored his daughter, tennis great Steffi Graf, but then went to jail for evading taxes on her earnings, died Nov. 30 at his home in Mannheim, Germany, his family said....
| Mar 20, 2011
Do you think you might have, or might be, a pushy stage mother? Do you think you might have, or might be, a crazed sports dad?
"Certainly not!" say the parents.
Eye rolls from the kids.
Meet Henry and Eva, lifelong best friends who pass back and...
| Mar 10, 2011
| 7:08 AM
Top Spin 4 PS3, X360, Wii/$49.99-$59.99/March 15
In the past, tennis video games were created to simulate the sport, from the first service to match point. Sadly, as accurate as these simulations are, they often fail to truly capture the intensity,...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 8:38 PM
Pete Sampras seemingly has little in common with Dirk Nowitzki.But at about the time Sampras began carving out a legacy as one of the greatest tennis players of all time in the early 1990s, Nowitzki was winning junior tennis tournaments in his native...
| Jun 25, 2011
| 6:02 PM
After he had moved into Wimbledon's fourth round Saturday, top-seeded and defending champion Rafael Nadal, the Spaniard, suggested that the top four players in the men's rankings now — himself, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Andy Murray —...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 11:41 AM
The NFL lockout hasn’t interrupted Michael Vick’s image and commercial rehab
The Philadelphia Eagles quarterback from Newport News and Virginia Tech has reunited with apparel giant Nike for an endorsement deal, Vick’s Virginia Beach...
| Jul 10, 2011
| 6:46 PM
A contentious four-game series with the Boston Red Sox ended Sunday with four more ejections, Michael Gonzalez's not denying that he threw a purpose pitch behind David Ortiz, and Buck Showalter and Jeremy Guthrie criticizing the umpiring crew.
| Oct 7, 2011
| 2:00 PM
Our club has been meeting for about 10 years. We started out with six neighbors and have expanded to 11 current members.
Our membership includes a lawyer, nurse, teacher, administrative assistant, freelance writer and small-business owner. Our...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 3:39 PM
The Ridgewood Book Club has been meeting since 1968. The club is named for the subdivision in Western Springs where most of us still live.
Our book club reads a variety of fiction and nonfiction. One of our members asks annually to have "Great...