| Jul 5, 2013
| 5:11 PM
WIMBLEDON, England — After a series of upsets had scrambled both halves of the draw, after an epically riveting and sportsmanlike men's semifinal Friday was followed by a semifinal soured by whining, it all came out right, anyway. No. 1 Novak...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
WIMBLEDON, England — There's nothing conventional about Marion Bartoli on a tennis court.
Her serve is anything but smooth. She pounds the ball with two hands from both sides, styled after Monica Seles. She can't stand still between points,...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 3:43 PM
Let's take a break from Richie Incognito.
The man at the center at the center of allegations of bullying in the Miami Dolphins locker room has triggered queries about role models on CNN.
My question is this: Why are we overlooking the role models...
| Aug 24, 2013
| 4:26 PM
NEW HAVEN — In a span of a few months last year, Yasmin Schnack went from playing doubles at Wimbledon to living in the real world.
Schnack, who helped UCLA to its only NCAA team title in 2008, turned pro upon graduation. But life on the tour...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 7:38 PM
The U.S. Open tennis tournament begins Monday. Describing it is almost as hard as playing in it.
It is the most difficult tournament in the world to win, and that certainly includes the other three majors. Australia is friendly, exotic in its distance,...
| Sep 10, 2013
NEW YORK — America had barely begun dinner late Monday afternoon when John McEnroe announced from his CBS booth that, "This is a huge match for our sport."
It was a match that would determine our national tennis championship. And, yes, Rafael Nadal...
| Sep 26, 2013
| 6:41 PM
"Aye, aye! and I'll chase him round Good Hope, and round the Horn, and round the Norway Maelstrom, and round perdition's flames before I give him up."
— Captain Ahab on the white whale, in Moby Dick
"Watching you win those races when I was...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 3:50 AM
Please excuse my absence for the last week but Vegas was calling and I’m never one to turn down the invitation. It may have been frightfully hot there but that was more than balanced out by my chill at the slots—still, I love the place. So...
| Jul 5, 2013
|| AFL || Arizona@Orlando || CBSSN7:30 ||
|| ALMS || Northeast Grand Prix || ESPN23 ||
|| NASCAR || Sprint Cup Coke Zero 400 || TNT7:30 ||
|| MLB || Orioles@Yankees || 13, MASN1 ||
|| || Minnesota@Toronto ||...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 3:40 PM
WIMBLEDON, England — In many ways, Andy Murray's career was encapsulated in the last game he played before he became a first-time Wimbledon singles champion and the first British man to win the title since Fred Perry's 1936 triumph.
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:48 PM
Perhaps the most distinctive thing about our new Wimbledon champion, Andy Murray, is that there is little distinctive about him.
Sure, he is a great tennis player. You don't roll out of bed and win Wimbledon.
But there is no Andre Agassi swagger, no...