| Jun 24, 2013
| 7:38 PM
LONDON (AP) — Just like that, in a span of 15 days, Rafael Nadal went from French Open champion for a record eighth time to first-round Grand Slam loser for the only time in his career.
Limping occasionally and slower than usual, but...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 4:46 PM
They hopped through obstacle courses, they batted spongy balls with tennis rackets, they kicked around an oversized exercise ball and they played a variety of games.
But through it all, what they did most was smile.
For the ninth year, the Burbank...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Down three in the third the Heat opens up a can on the Spurs, outscoring them 33-5 over the next twelve minutes to ties the NBA Final at 1-1 heading back to San Antonio for the next three games. San Antonio didn’t get much from Tim...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams will be the top men's and women's seeds at Wimbledon, which begins Monday. The main surprise in the seedings, which were announced Wednesday, was that 12-time Grand Slam title winner Rafael Nadal was No. 5, primarily...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 11:57 AM
The controversial decision to seed two-time Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal at No. 5 in this year’s tournament means that he could face seven-time winner Roger Federer in the quarterfinals, a possibility that arose Friday when the tournament draw...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 2:25 PM
Gene Mako, a champion tennis player who paired with the legendary Don Budge to win four doubles titles at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open in the 1930s, died Friday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, said his wife, Laura. He was 97 and had...
| Jun 16, 2013
| 8:26 PM
Champion tennis player in 1930s
Gene Mako, 97, a champion tennis player who paired with the legendary Don Budge to win four doubles titles at Wimbledon and the U.S. Open in the 1930s, died Friday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 11:59 AM
Venus Williams will not win her sixth Wimbledon singles title this year.
The 33-year-old announced Tuesday via Facebook that a back injury will prevent her from taking part in this year's event, which is scheduled to start Monday.
| Jun 11, 2013
| 7:20 AM
When Serena Williams won the French Open women's championship Saturday, her 16th Grand Slam singles title, the debate over her place in women's tennis history (greatest ever?) began again.
Now you can add one more factor in her favor as the greatest...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:00 AM
Ken Solomon, chief executive of the small Tennis Channel, regrets the 4 a.m. email blast he sent staff members of the Santa Monica-based network.
Solomon composed the email last month from his Paris hotel room, hours after the Court of Appeals for the...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:15 AM
Given the rapidly evolving status of gay rights here in the U.S, where the Boy Scouts of America recently lifted a ban on gay youths and the Supreme Court prepares to rule on two same-sex marriage cases, John Oliver decided it was time to check up on the...
| Jun 15, 2013
| 6:33 PM
Alexander Ovechkin has won his third Hart Trophy, given to the NHL's most valuable player.
The Washington Capitals right wing beat out Pittsburgh's Sidney Crosby and John Tavares of the New York Islanders for the award on Saturday night. Ovechkin also...