| Aug 20, 2014
| 2:21 PM
NEW HAVEN – Jim Courier and James Blake squared off Wednesday afternoon in a press conference before the two retired players hit the court for a Legends exhibition match at night at the Connecticut Open.
Blake poked fun at Courier’s tennis...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 11:27 AM
NEW HAVEN -- Each year, chaos ensues in the final days before Connecticut's professional tennis tournament is unveiled.
There are signage and advertising details to complete, site preparation and landscaping issues that require attention, ticket...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:57 PM
NEW YORK -- Patrick McEnroe said on Wednesday he was stepping down from his role as head of player development for the U.S. Tennis Association after more than six years in the job.
McEnroe, the former captain of the U.S. Davis Cup team, ESPN analyst and...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 5:28 PM
Jim Mora and his coaching staff should chip in and buy a steak dinner at the best restaurant in Charlottesville for the Virginia starting quarterback, as he was the Bruins' primary scoring weapon last Saturday. I shudder to think what the outcome would...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:06 PM
We trekked out to the U.S. Open's venerable Grandstand Court on Tuesday on a mission of promise.
Young Jack Sock, up-and-coming U.S. tennis player, was playing his first-round match.
The Grandstand is special. For years, it has been an appendage to...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 3:31 PM
NEW HAVEN – Andy Roddick and James Blake competed for years against each other, and with each other on the winning 2007 Davis Cup team.
They were rivals, although Roddick won more than Blake did, but they were also friends.
The two will face...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 8:59 PM
NEW HAVEN – James Blake retired last year. Andy Roddick retired two years ago. The friendly rivals had faced off on the court once this summer before Thursday night, in Team Tennis, and let's just say things did not go well for Blake.
| Aug 23, 2014
| 3:30 PM
NEW HAVEN — Three points from defeat, Sílvia Soler-Espinosa was frustrated.
The 26-year-old Spaniard had already endured two losses in WTA finals this year and now faced a third. She and her partner — 28-year-old Slovenian Andreja Klepac ...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 2:25 PM
The World Team Tennis regular season runs from July 6-23, with the semifinals July 24 and the championship match July 27.
The Mid-Atlantic Section's own Washington Kastles have been the league's dominant team, and there are three pros who played...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Tickets are on sale now for a charity tennis event featuring Andy Roddick, Venus Williams, Billie Jean King and Elton John at Walt Disney World.
Mylan WTT Smash Hits, which has raised more than $11.5 million for the Elton John AIDS Foundation and...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Maria Sharapova didn't take long in hiring a new coach, announcing on Saturday that Jimmy Connors will replace Thomas Hogstedt, who oversaw her training for the last three years and helped her return to the No. 1 ranking in women's tennis.