1. 10 Knee-Jerk Reactions to the Start of the 2013-2014 NCAA Basketball Season

    The first week of the college basketball season leads to some knee-jerk reactions, which may or may not turn out to be valid as the season progresses...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 1,383 reads 0 comments

  2. Ranking the 10 Most Impressive College Basketball Debuts in the Past Decade

    The performances of Kansas' Andrew Wiggins, Kentucky's Julius Randle and Duke's Jabari Parker in their first college games suggest they will be the stars many expected...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about 1 year ago 730 reads 0 comments

  3. How Tennis' Top Stars Changed Their Image in 2013

    The 2013 season still has a few months left, but with the Grand Slam events in the books, tennis' star players have pretty well established whether their image will change as a result of this year's performances...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 9,918 reads 40 comments

  4. Updated Grades for Top Tennis Stars in 2013

    The last of the year's four Grand Slam events has been completed, providing an opportunity to issue updated grades for the top tennis stars in 2013...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 8,848 reads 45 comments

  5. 2013 US Open Tennis: Final Report Card for the Top Stars at Flushing Meadows

    The final Grand Slam tournament of the year is in the books, providing an opportunity to submit a final report card for the top stars at the U.S. Open...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 6,656 reads 5 comments

  6. Ranking the 10 Greatest Finals in US Open History

    Both the men's and women's finals of the 2012 U.S. Open were thrilling matches that went the distance. But were they good enough to rank among the greatest finals in U.S. Open history? Because we are considering only U...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 23,846 reads 8 comments

  7. Ranking the 10 Greatest Matches in US Open Tennis History

    Three riveting matches the previous two years rate consideration when ranking the 10 greatest matches in US Open tennis history...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 53,523 reads 11 comments

  8. Ranking the Most Shocking Upsets in US Open Tennis History

    Victoria Duval's stunning victory over 11th-seeded Samantha Stosur provided the big story of the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open. But does it rank among the most shocking upsets in U...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 2,435 reads 1 comments

  9. Ranking the Greatest Stars in US Open Tennis History

    By strict definition, the first U.S. Open was held in 1968, so a ranking of the greatest U.S. Open stars only includes players who played in the Open Era. That excludes such standouts as Bill Tilden and Helen Wills, who won seven U...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 40,572 reads 37 comments

  10. US Open Tennis 2013: Championship Odds & Predictions for Top Contenders

    Three different men and three different women have won singles titles in the year's first three Grand Slam events, leaving a range of top contenders for the 2013 U.S. Open...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 19,834 reads 112 comments

  11. The Most Significant Matches in Tennis History

    Andy Murray's Wimbledon victory carried great significance for the people of Great Britain. But does it rank among the most significant matches in tennis history? In gauging the ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 29,080 reads 10 comments

  12. Best Teenage Prospects in Tennis Today

    The child prodigy has virtually disappeared in tennis, making it difficult to identify the top teenage prospects in tennis today. Not long ago, teenagers dominated the sport. Martina Hingis was ranked No...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 15,363 reads 10 comments

  13. The Worst Tennis Parents of All Time

    Choosing the worst tennis parents is a challenge in a sport where players' mothers and fathers have gained notoriety for their repulsive and exploitative behavior...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 9,978 reads 33 comments

  14. Ranking the Most Controversial Players in Tennis History

    Ernests Gulbis ' comment to l'Equipe that "tennis today badly lacks characters” is a reminder that the sport has provided a number of controversial athletes over the years...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 10,914 reads 19 comments

  15. Ranking the 10 Best Net Players in Tennis Today

    Sergiy Stakhovsky's use of a serve-and-volley game to upset of Roger Federer at Wimbledon rekindled the debate regarding the best net players in tennis today...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 9,397 reads 9 comments

  16. Ranking the Most Clutch Players in Tennis History

    Andy Murray's Wimbledon victory in front of British fans pleading for a home-country champion demonstrated his ability to perform in a pressure situation...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 6,431 reads 74 comments

  17. Ranking the 10 Most Underrated Players in Tennis

    Before David Ferrer gained acclaim for reaching the 2013 French Open finals, he was the most underrated player in tennis...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 7,097 reads 5 comments

  18. The One Loss Each of Tennis' Top Stars Will Never Forget

    Even the best players in the world have at least one loss that haunts them, one they will never forget. A number of today's stars suffered humbling losses in the 2013 Wimbledon tournament...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 4,934 reads 25 comments

  19. Ranking the 10 Most Dominant Seasons in Tennis History

    Novak Djokovic had an outstanding year in 2011, winning three of the four Grand Slam events, but was it among the most dominant seasons in tennis history? Was that more dominant ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 16,121 reads 54 comments

  20. Ranking the 10 Best Rivalries in Tennis History

    The rivalry involving Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer may be waning, but does it still deserve to be ranked among the 10 best rivalries in tennis history? Perhaps it's been surpassed ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 12,045 reads 33 comments

  21. Ranking the 10 Most Skilled Players on the ATP Tour

    The most skilled male players are not necessarily the best players on the ATP Tour, and vice versa . Being skilled is certainly an important aspect of achieving tennis success, ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 40,215 reads 111 comments

  22. Ranking the 10 Most Epic Matches in Tennis History

    Was Novak Djokovic's thrilling, five-set victory over Juan Martin del Potro in the Wimbledon semifinals among the 10 most epic matches in tennis history? Perhaps Andy Murray's ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 31,262 reads 27 comments

  23. Ranking the 10 Most Unlikely Wimbledon Winners in History

    Marion Bartoli's victory in the women's singles final at the All England Club raises an obvious question: Was she the most unlikely Wimbledon winner in history? Before the tournament ...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 9,394 reads 15 comments

  24. The 10 Greatest Wimbledon Finals of All Time

    The 89 years between Suzanne Lenglen's classic 1919 victory and Rafael Nadal 's riveting 2008 triumph provide reams of material to debate which 10 Wimbledon finals were the greatest of all time...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 60,640 reads 34 comments

  25. The Greatest Stars in Wimbledon History

    Serena Williams ' recent success instigates debate whether she is the greatest star in Wimbledon history...

    Jake Curtis Written by Jake Curtis about over 1 year ago 8,904 reads 9 comments