Archive for the ‘Tennis’ Category

Ana Ivanovic Pictures

Monday, May 25th, 2009

Hey everyone, guess what? The French Open is going on right now! Awesome, right? OK, so maybe tennis isn't your thing. Other than McD I think I can safely say no one on this site gives a hoot about anything tennis-related. Wait...let me take that back. I care very deeply about ...

Profitable Words From The Wise

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

Before the NCAA Tournament, I sent y'all to our friends over at Wise Guy Action for all your sports gambling needs. I told you that if I had money, I'd entrust it with WGA rather than Wall Street. Why? Because I know just how frighteningly insane those guys are when ...

U.S. Open Final Preview: Great Britain Against the Historically Neutral

Monday, September 8th, 2008

We watched a bit of Andy Murray's upset victory over Rafael Nadal on Sunday in the U.S. Open semifinals in New York. It was an impressive display of tennis to be sure, and is there anybody on God's green earth better at calling an epic tennis match than Dick Enberg? ...

Sports Guys Who Went Out On Top

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

If you're one of the few people on Earth who hasn't seen The Dark Knight, I recommend you get off your ass and go take care of that. I don't gush about movies too often, but this one is everything it's been advertised to be and then some. The script, ...

This Bud’s For You

Wednesday, July 9th, 2008

It was the best match in the history of tennis. It's entertainment value far exceeded that of "Godfather." Cancer patients who watched the Wimbledon final were cured. Even Chuck Norris wept.The match was so good Bud Collins got hard without thinking about "Velvet Goldmine" or using Viagra.You get the point. ...

Will 2008 Be The Greatest Year in The History of Sport?

Monday, July 7th, 2008

Generally, if I am awake before 9 a.m. on a Sunday, it is not with the anticipation that something awesome is about to happen when I turn on the TV.This Sunday was no exception, as I tuned into Wimbledon only to watch Rafael Nadal easily take the first two sets ...

Nadal is Not Just Claymation

Monday, July 7th, 2008

So, did you hear Rafael Nadal beat Roger Federer in the men's final at Wimbledon? I did, and didn't see a single minute of the match.Every once in awhile the day job gets in the way of watching what has already been called by some the greatest tennis match EVER. ...