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SHARE THIS ARTICLETennis 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...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEThe times they were a-changin’ in the 1960s, and tennis fashion was, too. (Slowly.) For the next few weeks, we’ll look at a different decade of tennis attire, from the 1960s...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEGreat story from Nike on how John McEnroe’s most distinctive shoe was never meant to see the tennis court. Learn about the creation of the Nike Air Trainer 1. McEnroe image...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEProfessional tennis wasn't always structured the way it is now – far, far from it. On Saturday, October 11, the International Tennis Hall of Fame & Museum will host...

SHARE THIS ARTICLEFirst off: It's pronounced "L.S." More on that in a bit. And the logo – it's been around for ages. Know what it stands for? If you said "tennis ball,"...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE   gettyimages.com We all know Björn Borg's famous Fila pinstripe look. Did you know that he wore another separate clothing line at the same time? True. Borg started...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE © TIME – Portrait by Boris Chaliapin Since 1923 TIME Magazine covers have chronicled some of the world's most central heroes, tragedies and stories. Just three tennis players...

SHARE THIS ARTICLE Tennis Made Easy by Kelly Gunterman is a how-to tennis manual. Gunterman, currently the Director of Tennis at the Amelia Island Plantation in Amelia Island, has a 30 year history with...