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SHARE THIS ARTICLEUpdated 08/23: We’ve got Nike news and notes for you as the USO cranks up in one week! Remember the NikeCourt Zoom Vapor AJ3 from 2014? The Jordan Brand/Nike RF hybrid…is...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEAnd we come to the end of our four-part look at tennis attire for the last half of the last century. We’ve seen the all-white 1960s, the beginnings of The Italian Influence in the...

SHARE THIS ARTICLENike has come a long way since signing Ilie Nastase as their first pro endorsement. (I’ve yet to ever see a photo of him wearing them, though- Nasty’s a classic adidas guy,...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEThe Nineties are back…and they brought their shoes with them. Check out this Nike video from the eighties. Looks like they are aiming to do it again next week! 20 years later it’s...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEI’m not a tennis pro, so I’ve never led that life. But after following the game for a long time, I have a tiny idea what they go through. Endless travel. Missed flights. Sponsor...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE One of the most entertaining tennis rivalries of the 1990s was Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi. The best serve against the best return. Who was on or off their game by an inch would likely...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE 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,...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE  If you haven't checked out pro World Team Tennis (WTT) in your area, it's time.  WTT pro competition is regionally branded tennis in a team format that includes...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE No this is not a new product but it's first in a new series looking at cheap tennis fixes (under $20). Babolat's ElastoCross is a great fix for anyone who breaks strings a lot....

SHARE THIS ARTICLE The BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells is underway! Visit the BNP Paribas website for video highlights, pictures, results and live scoring. Looks like tickets are still available. If...