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Tennis legend Billie Jean King has donated her personal archives to the New-York Historical Society.  The donation includes photo, scrapbooks, equipment, even her 2009 Presidential Medal of Freedom award…the...

Oct. 12, 2015; Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, NV, USA;2015 Mylan WTT Smash HitsAndre Agassi, Stefanie Graf, Tracy Austin, James Blake, Billie Jean King, Sir Elton John, Martina Navratilova, Mardy Fish, Lindsay...

Sir Elton John and Billie Jean King have finalized their teams for the 23rd annual Mylan WTT Smash Hits, a charity tennis event set for October 12, 2015 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The two longtime...

If you don’t focus clearly on the ball, you’re probably not going to take a clean cut at it. That’s where Billie Jean King’s Eye Coach comes in. Check out this video; it’s...

WTA tennis legends and #1s gathered yesterday on Wimby’s day of rest to celebrate 40 years of success on court and in sports:© Getty ImagesDouble click the above image to enlarge: (L-R back...

Tennis is having another big moment and I'm worried. As happened during the 1970s, talent, looks, charisma and lifestyle have aligned for many of the reigning players. This time, however, fueled by...

_Tonight's 18th annual  WTT Smash Hits presented by Geico kicks off a series of non-tour charity tennis events that roll right on through December. Here's what's coming up: November...

Thumbs-up on two tennis related reads that came out over the summer: HARDCOURT CONFIDENTIAL Tales from Twenty Years in the Pro Trenches by Patrick McEnroe with Peter BodoPatrick McEnroe has lived and...

Good tennis for a good cause. On December 8, 2009, longtime friends Sir Elton John and Billie Jean King will bring their annual Advanta WTT Smash Hits charity night of tennis to Louisiana for the...

  In honor of National Tennis Month here in the U.S., tennis greats Billie Jean King and John McEnroe played aboard this Hudson River barge set in front on the NYC skyline yesterday. Hey, I want...