| Jan 7, 2011
| 4:31 PM
"Game, Set, Match, Champion Arthur Ashe"
By Crystal Hubbard, illustrated by Kevin BelfordLee & Low, $19.95, ages 9-12
Kevin Belford's illustrations offer the pleasure of seeing the tall, skinny boy who was Arthur Ashe change into the graceful, strong,...
| Mar 2, 2011
| 4:08 PM
The last thing viewers of the comedy "Mr. Sunshine" (8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, ABC) probably expected was to see sweet man-child Roman get a girlfriend.
Nate Torrence, who plays the son of the Sunshine Center's owner, Crystal (Allison Janney), is all...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 9:32 AM
Sportswriting is one of those professions that looks easy – all you do is watch a game and sling an opinion, right? – but is actually quite difficult precisely because of that apparent ease. Opinions are a dime a dozen. Being able to...
| Jun 24, 2012
| 9:46 PM
Round of 16:
(1) Novak Djokovic over Victor Troicki;
(6) Tomas Berdych over (18) Richard Gasquet;
(3) Roger Federer over (17) Fernando Verdasco;
(11) John Isner over (8) Janko Tipsarevic;
(9) Juan Martin Del Potro over (7) David...
| Jan 16, 2009
| 4:30 PM
That's it for this week. Enjoy the conference title games, Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Inauguration Day. Once a week I serve as a writing coach for fifth graders at the local school. This week the talk turned to......
| Feb 17, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Feb. 17, 1980: Jim Murray [Update: interviews] on Jimmy Connors, âTennis is a grueling game. It's one on one. It's not a team game. You can't just say, 'Well, shoot, they called that one on the team.' Because the team is you. They called it on you. On...
| Jun 14, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Jimmy Connors will offer nightly analysis from Wimbledon for the Tennis Channel when the tournament begins next week. Connors will join fellow analyst Martina Navratilova and host Bill Macatee on a four-hour nightly show called "Wimbledon Prime," which...
| Nov 27, 2008
Santa Barbara -- Tennis legend Jimmy Connors has been charged with a misdemeanor offense for an altercation last week during a basketball game at UC Santa Barbara.
The 56-year-old Connors was charged in Superior Court with disrupting campus activities...
| Jul 4, 2010
| 10:09 AM
WIMBLEDON, England -- Rafael Nadal swept Tomas Berdych in straight sets Sunday to win his second Wimbledon title and eighth Grand Slam championship.
The top-ranked Spaniard beat the 12th-seeded Czech 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 in 2 hours, 13 minutes to reinforce...
| Jan 31, 2010
Damon Bacote went on to play in Rupp Arena, the Superdome and Madison Square Garden. Tony Rutland laced up his high-tops in the Dean Dome, Cameron Indoor Stadium and the Metrodome.
Yet nearly 17 years later, they still remember the butterflies, the...