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  1. 'African-American mother of tennis'

    For more than half her life, Zina Garrison heard the same advice from Althea Gibson: Work on your serve. Yet not until Gibson's funeral did Garrison truly understand what her friend and mentor meant.

    Story | Conversation | September 07, 2004
  2. The tennis racket

    Darren Rovell

    The rackets Lleyton Hewitt and others are using at the Open aren't necessarily the ones they are paid to endorse.

    Story | Conversation | September 01, 2004
  3. The last of the great rivalries

    Curry Kirkpatrick

    Once Andre Agassi and Pete Sampras finally decide to retire, will there be another good rivalry?

    PackageStory | September 08, 2002
  4. Are the women ahead of the men?

    Darren Rovell

    It's possible more fans will come through the turnstiles at the U.S. Open for the next two weeks hoping to catch a glimpse of the women rather than men.

    PackageStory | August 25, 2002
  5. The U.S. Open's dean of obscurity

    Darren Rovell

    For 22 years as a ballboy at the U.S. Open, Gary Spitz has made a career out of being neither seen nor heard.

    PackageStory | August 29, 2001
  6. 2013 US Open -- From the players'mouths to your eyes

    Melissa Isaacson

    Meet the women with the fastest fingers in the world. We're talking about the tennis stenographers, of course, and boy do they have a tough job.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2013
  7. espnW -- With Jerry Jones on the brain, Johnny Manziel overload a...

    D'Arcy Maine

    Who says the world is fair? It made for a long week hearing about Jerry Jones' youthful brain, Johnny Football's "punishment" and Lindsey Vonn's awesome life. Like Francesca Schiavone, we need a hug.

    Story | Conversation | August 30, 2013
  8. US Open - Honesty only policy for Ivan Lendl-Andy Murray

    Greg Garber

    The key to the Andy Murray-Ivan Lendl relationship, you ask? Trust.

    Story | Conversation | August 19, 2013
  9. Pat Summerall obituary -- Voice of football won't fade

    Steve Wulf

    Longtime broadcaster Pat Summerall's voice will never fade, even in death, writes Steve Wulf.

    Story | Conversation | April 17, 2013
  10. 2012 U.S. Open -- Is debate about sets played or good tennis?

    Jane McManus

    Debate about whether women deserve equal pay at Grand Slam tournaments continues. But is it really about how many sets they play or good tennis?

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2012
  11. Michael Collins' tweets of the week

    Michael Collins

    From the U.S. Open tennis tournament to the NFL and college football, some of golf's most prolific tweeters showed a penchant for loving all things sports, writes ESPN.com's Michael Collins.

    Blog | Conversation | September 13, 2011
  12. U.S. Open -- Court couture: Why tennis and fashion mix

    Kamakshi Tandon

    There are no style points in tennis. But the sport's individual, theatrical nature encourages players to express themselves on court through fashion.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2011
  13. U.S. Open -- Caroline Wozniacki's positivity carries her to quart...

    Viv Bernstein

    She says the criticism of her game doesn't bother her. And Caroline Wozniacki is fighting like a player who feels comfortable at No.1.

    Story | Conversation | September 07, 2011
  14. Roger Federer's grace in a volatile tennis world

    Jeff MacGregor

    The grace and beauty of Roger Federer's topspin forehand is the theme running through the narrative of tennis in this volatile time of the sport's comings, goings and torch-passing.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2011
  15. U.S. Open - Roger Federer offers some worldly advice

    Greg Garber

    Tennis junkies, need a few sage tips? Look no further than U.S. Open resident teaching pro Roger Federer.

    Story | Conversation | September 01, 2011
  16. Rory McIlroy hopes relationship with Caroline Wozniacki can push ...

    U.S. Open winner Rory McIlroy said his relationship with top-ranked tennis player Caroline Wozniacki can help him become No. 1 in golf.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2011