U.S. Open (Tennis)

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    Andy Roddick Sues a Leukemia Charity for $100,000

    What's the best way to top off a middling and Dave Matthews Band-filled career of harrumphs and hair gel? Sue a charity. The recently retired Andy Roddick, who went to high school in Boca Raton and was the sport's most stalwart bro, has done just that.

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Chris Evert Will Partner With Mike Greenberg to Qualify for U.S. Open

    Chris Evert and her brother, John, run a tennis academy in Boca Raton.​Mike Greenberg has a reputation as a geek, a nerd, the nonathlete part of the duo that hosts the eponymous, nationally simulcast morning talk show Mike and Mike in the Morning. But Greenberg grew up playing tennis and has appar ... More >>

  • Calendar

    December 17, 2009
  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Match Point Meltdown: Should Serena Get Anger Management Therapy?

    That's video from the tantrum that Serena Williams threw on Saturday to lose match point in the U.S. Open semifinals against Kim Clijsters. It was so compelling that it upstaged the feel-good story of Clijsters winning the title yesterday after two years away from competitive tennis following the bi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 8, 2009

    Grand Slammed: U.S. Open Rough on the Locals

    Flickr: azzurri_nr1Serena's on pace to add her fourth (and second consecutive) U.S. Open title.​As we come down the final stretch of tennis' U.S. Open, the draws are conspicuously lacking in South Floridians. Only Serena Williams of Palm Beach Gardens has made it to the tournament's quarterfinals ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 29, 2009

    Boca Has High Tennis Self-Esteem; It Don't Need Your Crummy Contest

    Flickr User: robynwElena Dementieva, the fourth-ranked female player, keeps a place in Boca​It's the city where the three best American men at Wimbledon perfected their games, as well as the fourth-ranked woman in the women's circuit. It's home to the tennis academy of one of the best female playe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 26, 2009

    Which Boca Resident Do You Want to Win Wimbledon?

    Flickr User: huyenJesse LevineWith Roger Federer looming, Andy Roddick may be the only one of the three tennis players from Boca Raton who has a chance to win Wimbledon -- and a slight one at that. Mardy Fish has looked better than his 28 ranking. But the real Cinderella is 21-year-old Jesse Levine, ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 7, 2008
  • News

    July 12, 2007

    Hitter Miss

    Three little South Florida girls make costly bids to be America's next tennis champ

  • News

    March 30, 2006

    Win the Tourney or It's Your Mom's 401-k

    Making the top 500 in pro tennis is a big investment.

  • News

    October 14, 2004

    Grand Slammers Hothouse

    In South Florida, tennis champs seem to grow like weeds, thanks to extraordinary coaches like Rick Macci

  • Calendar

    December 4, 2003

    Luvin' It

    Pro-celeb tournament mixes tennis stars with comedians, models, and a former president

  • News

    July 11, 2002


    A game of geeks and freaks quietly comes to the subtropics

  • Dining

    September 16, 1999