Jim Courier Topped Circuit, Now Serves Up His Own
Professional athletes often find the transition to ex-player daunting. For some, moving on after the lights have dimmed and the applause has subsided can be overwhelming, and they soon find themselves broke and disillusioned.
Others seek opportunities in new industries, investing their money in, and attaching their names to, restaurants, car...
April 27, 2015 @ 10:48 AM
Roddick Wins in Richmond for Seventh PowerShares Series Title of The Year
RICHMOND, Va. -- Andy Roddick won his seventh tournament title on the PowerShares Series tennis circuit Thursday night defeating James Blake 6-3 in the one-set final...
April 24, 2015 @ 9:22 AM
Blake Ends Roddick Streak En Route to PowerShares Series Title in Boston
BOSTON -- James Blake won his first PowerShares Series title of 2015 Wednesday night defeating John McEnroe 7-5 in the one-set final of the Champions Cup at the Agganis Arena at Boston...
April 23, 2015 @ 7:58 AM
Todd Martin Replaces Jim Courier In PowerShares Series Fields In Boston and Richmond
LOS ANGELES – Jim Courier has been forced to withdraw from upcoming PowerShares Series events in Boston on April 22 and Richmond on April 23 due to a back injury and will be replaced by Todd Martin.
Martin, now the Chief Executive Officer of the...
April 21, 2015 @ 8:23 AM
Roddick Breaks Sampras Record in Dallas with Sixth PowerShares Series Title This Year
DALLAS -- Andy Roddick won his sixth title of the year on the PowerShares Series tennis circuit Saturday, breaking the single-season mark set by Pete Sampras in 2011, defeating John...
April 19, 2015 @ 7:26 AM
Roddick Ties Sampras Mark in Winning PowerShares Series Title in Little Rock
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas -- Andy Roddick won his fifth title on the 2015 PowerShares Series title Friday defeating John McEnroe 6-3 in the one-set final of the Champions Cup at the...
April 18, 2015 @ 8:35 AM
Roddick Wins PowerShares Series Title in Austin to Remain Undefeated in 2015
AUSTIN, Texas -- Andy Roddick defeated his former Davis Cup captain Jim Courier 6-3 in the one-set tournament final Thursday at the Champions Shootout at the Cedar Park Center, the fifth of 12...
April 17, 2015 @ 7:55 AM
PowerShares Tennis Series leaves line calling to players
April 13, 2015 @ 11:10 AM
When the PowerShares Tennis Series rolls into Dallas next week for the Champions Showdown, tennis fans will be treated to something old — no offense to Jim Courier and company — and something new.
While the PowerShares Series features legendary tennis icons, including Courier, John McEnroe, Andy Roddick and...
Tennis notebook: PowerShares series officials impressed with Lincoln
From Woods Tennis Center’s standpoint, the Champions Cup on Wednesday at Pinnacle Bank Arena was a success. It launched the public portion of its capital fundraising campaign for a new indoor structure and brought in pledges of more than $35,000 toward the project, well above its goal of $20,000.
April 08, 2015 @ 11:50 AM
McEnroe, Roddick Play High-Tech Tennis
By Matthew Rocco
Some of the greatest tennis players in history are back on the court, but this time, there’s no arguing.
Competitors in the PowerShares Series, which features former champions over the age of 30, must call their own lines. In other words, players call out when their...
April 05, 2015 @ 12:33 PM
Roddick’s Serve Too Much for McEnroe in PowerShares Series Final in Chicago
CHICAGO -- It's been three up and three down so far on the 2015 PowerShares Series for Andy Roddick.
The 32-year-old, in a rousing display of serving dominance, won his third PowerShares Series title in as many...
April 03, 2015 @ 7:00 AM
Big tennis names hit the court in Lincoln
Big name tennis players took to the court Wednesday night at the Pinnacle Bank Arena.
John McEnroe, Jim Courier, James Blake and Nebraska's own Andy Roddick are all touring the country with the Powershare series.
Roddick, was the overall winner of the match up in Lincoln, the lifelong Husker fan said it...
April 02, 2015 @ 1:29 PM
‘You cannot be serious’: McEnroe to call his own lines
April 02, 2015 @ 1:27 PM
(Reuters) - Tennis legend John McEnroe faces James Blake on Wednesday in a match in which they will call their own lines - declaring whether the ball is in or out - a wrinkle that McEnroe knows may draw more...