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LENDL TO REPLACE CONNORS AT POWERSHARES QQQ CHALLENGE IN INDIANAPOLIS
November 19, 2013 @ 4:03 PM

NEW YORK, Nov. 19, 2013 -- Ivan Lendl will replace Jimmy Connors in the field at the Powershares QQQ Challenge to be held February 14 at the Banker’s Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, InsideOut Sports & Entertainment announced today.

Connors cited “personal reasons” for his withdrawal. Lendl will join the field that...
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Jim Courier anxious to return to Birmingham to play tennis, not just watch
October 30, 2013 @ 6:45 PM

BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - Jim Courier was at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Center Arena when the United States squared off against the Swiss in a Davis Cup tie.

But the former Grand Slam champion didn't contribute to the success earned by Andy Roddick, James Blake and the doubles team of twin brothers Bob...
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Andre Agassi and Jim Courier’s long, winding road to Portland — and friendship
October 28, 2013 @ 6:05 AM

When asked last week about his relationship with Jim Courier, Andre Agassi tried for some very old school locker-room humor. "It's strictly platonic," he said, drawing a small, pained groan from Courier.

Of course, platonic would be a huge improvement from their days playing on the ATP tour. Before they...
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Agassi Says Nadal Could be the GOAT
October 25, 2013 @ 10:02 PM

Andre Agassi says Rafael Nadal could be the GOAT.

The Greatest of All Time.

“I do think without Rafa winning one more major, you could make the argument that he’s the best of all time,” Agassi said Thursday in response to a question from SNY.tv on a conference call to promote the...
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Power Surge: Blake, Roddick join Agassi, Courier, and legends in PowerShares Series
October 25, 2013 @ 10:00 PM

Years before their rivalry that simmered on the back courts of the Bollettieri Academy burned to a full boil in the 1991 French Open final, Andre Agassi and Jim Courier shared an inspiration in ice.

As Bjorn Borg, Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe were busy battling for...
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Agassi, Blake and Courier Kick Off PowerShares Series for 2014
October 25, 2013 @ 9:59 PM

The PowerShares Series returns next year featuring some of the biggest stars in the history of tennis. Scheduled to kick off Feb. 5, 2014, at Kansas City, Mo., the 12-city tour will provide fans the opportunity to watch these champions in action as they compete against each other in...
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Agassi cree que Nadal podría ser el mejor tenista de todos los tiempos
October 25, 2013 @ 9:58 PM

NUEVA YORK.- Andre Agassi no sólo cree que el español Rafael Nadal puede superar los 14 Grand Slams de Pete Sampras y los 17 de Roger Federer, sino que pase lo que pase, tiene ya argumentos como para ser considerado el mejor tenista de todos los tiempos.

"Creo que incluso sin...
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Tennis – Andre Agassi, Jim Courier and James Blake talk about Federer Nadal rivalry and changes in the sport
October 25, 2013 @ 6:22 PM

Tennis - Andre Agassi, Jim Courier and James Blake were on hand to promote the PowerShare series - the seniors tennis circuit led by Jim Courier - and the trio were asked about a variety of subjects. Here are excerpts from the press conference. 

On what they would like to change...
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Power Surge: Blake, Roddick join Agassi, Courier, and legends in PowerShares Series
October 25, 2013 @ 11:27 AM

Years before their rivalry that simmered on the back courts of the Bollettieri Academy burned to a full boil in the 1991 French Open final, Andre Agassi and Jim Courier shared an inspiration in ice.

As Bjorn Borg, Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe were busy battling for...
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Andre Agassi, James Blake and Jim Courier Talk to Media About 2014 Powershares Tennis Circuit
October 24, 2013 @ 10:03 PM

(October 24, 2013) Andre Agassi, James Blake and Jim Courier spoke to the media on Thursday and discussed the 2014 PowerShares Series tennis circuit, the 12-city tour featuring legendary tennis champions also including Pete Sampras, John McEnroe, Andy Roddick, Ivan Lendl and Jimmy Connors.

Agassi will be competing in the Camden...
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Andre Agassi, James Blake, Jim Courier Powershares Series Presser
October 24, 2013 @ 9:56 PM

RANDY WALKER: Thanks, everybody, for joining us today on our PowerShares Series conference call. We’re excited to have Andre Agassi, James Blake and Jim Courier on the call today.

Last week we announced the full schedule for the 2014 PowerShares Series tennis circuit featuring legendary tennis players over the age of...
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Agassi, McEnroe, Courier, Blake — a night of tennis in Portland worth watching
October 24, 2013 @ 9:55 PM

Portland has been the scene of some memorable moments in the sport of tennis -- Davis Cup ties in 1981, '84 and '97, a couple of seasons of World Team Tennis, the pro debut of 14-year-old Tracy Austin, the pro breakthrough of 17-year-old Boris Becker and exhibitions featuring most of...
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Andy Roddick and James Blake to feature in 2014 Champions Series (PowerShares Series)
October 15, 2013 @ 7:55 PM

Andy Roddick and James Blake will make their first appearance in PowerShares Series, other players playing in the series include Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, John McEnroe, Jimmy Connors, Ivan Lendl, Mats Wilander, Jim Courier, Michael Chang, Todd Martin and Mark Philippoussis.

“I am looking forward to playing on the PowerShares circuit,”...
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