Young Americans Victoria Duval and Donald Young enter the second round of the US Open on different sides of the fame game, writes Howard Bryant.
Intimidation is far secondary to the efficiency and power of Serena Williams' game. They are the reason she's so intimidating.
They had a lot of competition (A Nets winning streak? Kobe in the classroom? Gracie Gold juggling fruit?), but on a night of weird happenings, the Rockets' second-half meltdown following their brilliant first half couldn't be beat.
As the NFL cedes the spotlight to the NBA, here's what you need to know to about what's happening on the hardwood.