The Sports Broadcast Network

Top Tennis Blogs

Temp_image20140310-14449-z6jd23?1394493547

Final Thoughts/Pictures from Delray B...

>Just flew back from Fort Lauderdale last night. It was 88 in Florida on Tuesday and 21 degrees in New York when I landed. Can you say, "Thermal...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140324-29529-1yb159k?1395637524

Super Sony Sunday

Whoa, Ivan Lendl walked into the transportation area this morning. Strange to see him here at the Sony. Word from a reliable source is that Murray ...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140310-14449-1oba1wu?1394493561

This week on the pro tour

Whoa, in Acapulco, Sam Querrey barely squeaked by Tigre Hank, ranked #646 from Mexico, 67 64 63. In Dubai James Ward followed up his Davis Cup hero...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140317-6265-1400g8z?1395104750

Sony Monday

I arrive at the Sony at just after 2. The first player I see when picking up credentials is Madison Keys and a friend as they walk by my Chrysler c...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140331-23093-1da69wc?1396242322

Djokovic Domination of Rafa At Sony O...

On the second point of the match, Rafa Nadal already began his trademark grunting. Novak Djokovic's first grunt came on the second point of the fou...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140320-23557-1wkbxtw?1395293524

Sony Wednesday, It’s Thiem To Shine B...

You know the way we roll here at the Sony, free style observations on Weds, no order, just free flow, here we go...The Murray-Lendl split seems a s...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140415-24563-mjp1ab?1397543806

Bobby Bonilla Checks Out Sarasota Open

Former Major League slugger Bobby Bonilla came to enjoy the tennis at the Sarasota Open today. The six-time All Star sat in the grandstand with his...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140405-12514-188k1gz?1396737341

Analyzing Fedrinka’s Futility

The former Olympic gold medalist doubles team of Athens, Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka, have lost a crucial doubles match today vs. Kazakhst...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140321-17804-mcba94?1395376049

Thursday Sony, Mats on Fed Rafa Rivalry

It's always interesting to listen to Mats Wilander talk tennis. My desk at the media center is a few seats down from L-Equipe of France and the rep...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140318-10114-jvka07?1395198335

Sony Open Tuesday

Another whirlwind day here, in no particular order here's what I saw...Gulbis and Dolgopolov had a practice together in late afternoon, what a disp...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140407-6149-1gekhbc?1396902959

RIP Mickey Rooney, Actor, Avid Tennis...

Years ago I remember being told by my friend the artist LeRoy Neiman that Mickey Rooney was a fine, fine tennis player. So good that the dimunitive...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140317-31420-13a353q?1395111937

Sony Open Biofile: Jiri Vesely Interview

Tennis Inspiration: If you watch the top guys winning tournaments, getting Grand Slams, you're just motivated to win the same things. And to be a g...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140317-12887-6h18xd?1395029134

Sony Open is upon us

I will arrive to Key Biscayne early Monday afternoon and will report as many scoops from the scene of action as possible, from practices, practice ...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140422-25496-1i5sdcr?1398177352

Tennis Devotion

Tennis is a sport that inspires devotion from it's more passionate practioners and advocates. Here are some examples of extraordinary devotion to t...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Missing

Holy Fed!

After breaking Djokovic at 5-all in the first set, Fed has cruised, up 5-1 and two breaks in the second set in the semis of the Monte Carlo Open. W...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140311-21585-1kgnu3r?1394552140

The Future On Display At Indian Wells...

Ernests Gulbis vs. Grigor Dimitrov. The Latvian Lip vs. The Bulgarian Bomber. At the rate these two titans are surging through the ATP, it would no...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140311-21585-p3b1ku?1394552152

Never Stop Play To Read a Newspaper D...

Jeff Salzenstein out of Denver, Colorado (the only Coloradoran I believe to make an impact on the tour and get a full ride to Stanford) was one of ...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140323-8978-7o38w9?1395579927

Meet the tennis media: Ella Ling

One of the hardest working members of the tennis media is the British-born photographer Ella Ling. She's omnipresent at all the big events and majo...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0

Temp_image20140418-2017-jerfh3?1397860576

Sarasota Open Notes & Stuff

I saw Daniel Kosakowski and USTA coach Craig Boynton eating together in the nearby Publix cafe area about a quarter mile from the event venue. The ...

Read more

0 Hikes | FVFn | 0