Brett Favre, like MVP Cam Newton, was a lot
Sporting NewsBrett Favre, like MVP Cam Newton, was a lot more fun than Mr. ManningSporting NewsDrawing to similar athletes, it's much like preferring John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors to Bjorn Borg, or less dated, Andre Agassi to Pete Sampras. Sure, Borg and Sampras will go down as the best of those tennis players, but the unpredictability through ...and more »
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 7:03 pm
New owners push 'wow' factor in Memphis Open
Memphis Commercial AppealNew owners push 'wow' factor in Memphis OpenMemphis Commercial AppealBut Jerry Solomon, president of GF Sports, is bullish on a tournament with deep roots in the community, a rich tradition and an impressive champions list that includes Bjorn Borg, Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, Stefan Edberg, Jim Courier, Andre Agassi ...
Posted on 6 February 2016 | 4:01 pm
The hidden psychology behind sports teams,
PBS NewsHourThe hidden psychology behind sports teams, coaches and their fansPBS NewsHourHARI SREENIVASAN: And you mentioned that Jimmy Connors and Andy Roddick, that was one of those combinations where he couldn't figure out how to tell him to improve his game. JON WERTHEIM: No, the great Jimmy Connors, one of the most ...and more »
Posted on 5 February 2016 | 5:05 pm
Bleacher Report drops forecast for Rafael
YIBADA EnglishBleacher Report drops forecast for Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic at French Open 2016YIBADA EnglishHowever, despite his recent success, Djokovic remains linked to these names: Jimmy Connors, John McEnroe, Stefan Edberg, Boris Becker and Pete Sampras-tennis greats who never won a French Open. This year, Djokovic finally leaves that exclusive club ...The 15 most riveting tennis matches that all fans should knowSporting Newsall 204 news articles »
Posted on 5 February 2016 | 7:05 am
Looking Back My love of tennis and a
Looking Back My love of tennis and a valentine for BudMonadnock Ledger TranscriptDuring the 1960s and '70s, I saw such great players as Rod Laver, Ken Rosewall, Roy Emerson, Jimmy Connors and Bjorn Borg. And I remember seeing Arthur W. “Bud” Collins, whose articles I regularly read in the Boston Globe sports pages. He was plainly ...
Posted on 3 February 2016 | 3:22 pm
Can Jimmy Connors Help Eugenie Bouchard?
Eugenie Bouchard continues to surprise the world. Only this time it’s not losing in the first round to an opponent outside the top one hundred, or refusing to shake an opponent’s hand. This time, it’s her choice of coach. As a season nothing short of ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:57 pm
BREAKING! Jimmy Connors New Coach for
Tennis - Eugenie Bouchard and Jimmy Connors are going to work together starting with the US Open. Jimbo is the new coach of the Canadian rising star .. Breaking News! Jimmy Connors is the new coach of Eugenie Bouchard! The 8-time Grand Slam champion was ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:42 pm
Eugenie Bouchard working with tennis legend
Canadian Eugenie Bouchard is working with tennis legend Jimmy Connors on a temporary basis in preparation for the U.S. Open. Bouchard said in a statement through her agent Mary Jane Orman that she has been friends with Connors for a few years and that the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:30 pm
Eugenie Bouchard working with tennis great
NEW YORK -- Eugenie Bouchard is getting a little help from Jimmy Connors ahead of the US Open. A statement issued by Bouchard's management company Thursday said Bouchard and Connors have "no long-term plans at this time" for a coaching arrangement.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:10 pm
Eugenie Bouchard enlists the help of legend
Former Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard has been working with Jimmy Connors ahead of the US Open, prompting speculation she will appoint the eight-time grand slam champion as her new coach. Connors was seen on court with Bouchard while she practised on ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:54 pm