| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:35 AM
For the second straight year, the Orange County Breakers have a totally new roster of players.
But the 2013 Breakers scream "Orange County," perhaps more than any other team in the Mylan World Team Tennis franchise's 11-year history.
| Jul 8, 2013
| 11:17 PM
IRVINE — With eight professional tennis players in the house, eight children still put on one of the best performances Monday night at Bren Events Center.
Children from the Center Stage Studio of Aliso Viejo, ages 8 to 10, performed at halftime of...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 9:04 AM
Fresh-faced Josh Berry has done his homework.
His tennis homework, that is.
The youtube.com sensation has extensively studied tennis stars, from the likes of Andy Murray, the now-retired Andy Roddick, Novak Djokovic and, of course, Rafael Nadal....
| Jul 14, 2013
| 1:43 AM
IRVINE — Andy Roddick brought in by far the biggest home crowd of the season so far for the Orange County Breakers on Saturday night.
Roddick, the former World No. 1 who retired from the pro tour last September, was playing his sixth Mylan World...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 9:52 PM
IRVING, Texas — The Orange County Breakers bounced back from a Wednesday loss and beat the Texas Wild, 25-15, to improve to 2-2 in Mylan World Tennis Team action Thursday night.
The Wild was fresh off its 23-18 win over Washington, which ended...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Andy Roddick might have thought that it would be the end of grueling travel schedules when he retired from professional tennis last September.
That hasn't entirely been true for Roddick, the former world No. 1 and 2003 U.S. Open champion. This week...
| Apr 20, 2011
| 5:33 PM
There are times when Michael Shabaz looks at old photos and thinks back to the kid who came to Virginia four years ago and wonders: Who was that guy?
Sure, he arrived in Charlottesville with a closet full of junior tennis awards and a world of potential....
| Feb 22, 2011
| 6:30 AM
Each morning, Monday through Friday, I'll hook you up with some reading material to skim through as you slug down coffee and slack off at the start of your workday -- that way I'll have an excuse to do the same at the start of mine.
Running it back:...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 4:08 PM
The last thing viewers of the comedy "Mr. Sunshine" (8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, ABC) probably expected was to see sweet man-child Roman get a girlfriend.
Nate Torrence, who plays the son of the Sunshine Center's owner, Crystal (Allison Janney), is all...
| Dec 15, 2010
BURBANK TENNIS CENTER — Since its opening 13 years ago, the Burbank Tennis Center has held its share of elite events.
For a number of years the facility hosted a professional event that featured the likes of Andy Roddick, Andre Agassi and...
| 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...