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TENNIS PANORAMA: WILANDER SOUNDS OFF ON BIG FOUR, MONDAY FINALS AND MORE IN ATLANTA
November 12, 2012 @ 11:50 AM

(November 10, 2012) ATLANTA – Mats Wilander is literally getting back into the swing of things when it comes to competitive tennis. The seven-time Grand Slam singles champion made his second appearance on the PowerShares Series at the Champions Shootout in Atlanta, Georgia.  Wilander joined Michael Chang, Jim Courier, and John McEnroe on the eighth stop...
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TENNIS WORLD: COURIER BEATS MCENROE FOR SECOND POWERSHARES TITLE
November 12, 2012 @ 8:30 AM

Jim Courier has won the PowerShares series title in Tampa for his second win in this year's series.

In the final, Courier came back from 1-5 down to beat fellow American John McEnroe in the final 8-7 (2)

“It feels really good to come back home and play so well in front...
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EXAMINER.COM: JOHN MCENROE AT GWINNETT ARENA
November 11, 2012 @ 10:17 AM

November 10, 2012

John McEnroe comes out for a quick interview at Gwinnett Arena before the 2012 PowerShares Series event in Atlanta.  Click here to see the video: examiner.com/video/john-mcenroe-gwinnett-center (taken by Wojtek...
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COURIER SWEEPS SOUTHERN SWING; TAKES POWERSHARES SERIES LEAD
November 11, 2012 @ 12:02 AM

ATLANTA, GA (Nov. 10, 2012) – Jim Courier and John McEnroe rekindled their rivalry in a final for the second straight night, and Courier came out on top once again. Courier swept the Southern Swing of the 2012 PowerShares Series with an 8-6 victory in the Championship match of the...
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SPORTS RADIO ATLANTA: MCENROE SPEAKS TO 680 THE FAN
November 10, 2012 @ 8:20 AM

October 30, 2012

ATLANTA -- Perry Laurentino on ESPN radio speaks with John McEnroe on the current state of tennis and the upcoming event tonight.

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COURIER BATTLES BACK TO WIN CHAMPIONS CHALLENGE IN TAMPA
November 10, 2012 @ 12:36 AM

TAMPA, FL (Nov. 9, 2012) – Inspired by his hometown crowd, Central Florida’s own Jim Courier battled back from a 5-1 deficit in the Championship match to overcome John McEnroe and win the Champions Challenge Friday night at the Tampa Bay Times Forum. It was the Dade City native’s second...
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ADAM ZAGORIA: JOHNNY MAC SAYS KNICKS’ MELO MUST PLAY CONSISTENT DEFENSE
November 09, 2012 @ 9:46 AM

NEW YORK — John McEnroe knows a thing or two about winning championships.

During his Hall of Fame tennis career, McEnroe won seven Grand Slam singles championships, including four U.S. Opens.

As a lifelong Knicks fan from Queens, McEnroe is optimistic about the team’s 3-0 start, which makes them the only undefeated...
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TAMPA BAY TIMES: JOHN MCENROE ON TENNIS’ GOLDEN ERA AND BEST OF ALL TIME
November 09, 2012 @ 8:00 AM

TAMPA — John McEnroe rarely held back during his playing days, the colorful and combustible tennis legend's oncourt outbursts earning him the nickname "Superbrat."

But the sassy and brassy New Yorker backed it up as one of the game's best players of all time. At age 53, McEnroe remains a big...
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TAMPA BAY ONLINE: TENNIS LEGENDS HERE TO COMPETE
November 09, 2012 @ 7:37 AM

TAMPA -- They don't move as quickly. They don't hit with as much power.

But when the PowerShares Series Champions Challenge arrives tonight at the Forum — when John McEnroe, Jim Courier, Mats Wilander and Michael Chang take the court — it's expected to carry a big-event aura.

"I'm just thankful people still...
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98.7 THE FAN: INTERVIEW WITH JIM COURIER
November 09, 2012 @ 7:26 AM

November 7, 2012

TAMPA -- Todd Wright on CBS sports radio speaks with Jim Courier reflecting on the New York event at Madison Square Garden, and on the upcoming PowerShares Series tour stop tonight in Tampa!

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TODD MARTIN TO REPLACE IVAN LENDL IN BILT CHAMPIONS SHOWDOWN IN SAN JOSE
November 08, 2012 @ 7:23 PM

NEW YORK, NY (November 8, 2012) -- The PowerShares Series announced today that Todd Martin will replace an injured Ivan Lendl in the BILT Champions Showdown to be held at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California on Friday, November 16, 2012.

Martin, a former Davis Cup Champion, will join John...
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TAMPA BAY ONLINE: COURIER, MCENROE, HEADLINE FRIDAY TENNIS EVENT AT FORUM
November 08, 2012 @ 8:01 AM

TAMPA -- Professional tennis returns to Tampa in a big way on Friday, when four legends of the men's game – John McEnroe, Michael Chang, Jim Courier and Mats Wilander – square off in a PowerShares Series tournament at the Forum.

The event, part of a 12-city tour, will feature a...
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SOUTH PHILLY REVIEW: RAFTER DEFEATS MCENROE IN CHAMPIONS SHOOTOUT
November 08, 2012 @ 7:27 AM

Four tennis Hall of Famers graced the Wells Fargo Center with their strokes and humor.

 

As his Hall of Fame career has helped him to extend his country’s tradition of producing talented tennis players with gregarious attitudes, Australian Patrick Rafter enjoyed captivating Friday’s crowd at the Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S....
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