John McEnroe will be in commentary box for Wimbledon final on ESPN as Milos Raonic’s coach

Before Wimbledon, ESPN and BBC tennis analyst John McEnroe took over as Milos Raonic’s coach. To avoid any conflicts of interest during the fortnight, ESPN did not assign McEnroe to any of his matches. On Friday, BBC used Johnny Mac on the Raonic semifinal vs. Roger Federer and received some criticism from fans and media. ESPN used McEnroe on the Andy Murray-Tomas Berdych semi...
Via Awful Announcing
13 days ago  |  Discuss

McEnroe working on TV while pupil Milos Raonic on court

LONDON (AP) When Milos Raonic was out on Centre Court fighting for a spot in the Wimbledon final, John McEnroe was watching closely. The three-time champion at the All England Club wasn't in the player's box with Raonic's other coaches, however. He was in the commentary box working his TV job. ''It doesn't really make a difference by any means,'' said Raonic, who started working...
Via Associated Press
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Wimbledon player berates umpire over line call in epic rant

Viktor Troicki wasn’t too happy with an umpire’s decision at Wimbledon on Thursday, and we’re pretty sure all of England knows it. The Serbian tennis player was locked in a tight second-round match with Spain’s Albert Ramos-Viñolas when the umpire made a line call in Ramos-Viñolas’ favor that brought the game to match point. Troicki didn’t agree with the call, so...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

John McEnroe would be proud of this Wimbledon meltdown for the ages

Viktor Troicki, a Serbian tennis player seeded No. 27 at Wimbledon, was two points from losing his second-round match to world No. 36 Albert Ramos-Vinolas, but was also two points from getting back on serve at 4-5 in the final set. At 5-3, 30-30 in the fifth, Ramos-Vinolas hit a first serve that was called wide, to no complaint, and prepared to hit his second serve. Then, without...
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

John McEnroe seems interested in coaching Andy Murray

John McEnroe thinks that Andy Murray can stand to benefit from hiring another super coach to assist him, and it sounds like the former tennis champion would be interested in the gig. McEnroe talked about Murray’s game following the Scotsman’s loss to Novak Djokovic in the finals of the French Open. You get the sense from the comments that Johnny Mac might want to help out Murray...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Shia LaBeouf Is Gearing Up to Play John McEnroe

Shia LaBeouf is beyond excited about starring in the upcoming John McEnroe sports drama Borg vs. McEnroe, telling Variety: "This is epic. It's f—ing epic. This is the biggest movie I've been in lately." The film, which begins shooting in August, is not a conventional biopic. It explores the relationship between Swedish tennis star Björn Borg and the legendary John McEnroe,...
Via Stack
June 02, 2016  |  Discuss

In the Tennis Zone pres. by USTA Colorado: John McEnroe on the state of the game

Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit Throughout the 2016 season, Mile High Sports tennis expert Andy Zodin will go In the Tennis Zone with the biggest names in the game, both nationally...
Via Mile High Sports
March 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Nick Kyrgios, John McEnroe and being a tennis 'hot head'

The cozy press conference room on the second floor of the lavish and picturesque John McEnroe Tennis Academy had that familiar air of anticipation before a marquee event. But this wasn't the US Open or Wimbledon; rather it was a charity event for the Johnny Mac Foundation.  But what distinguished this event from your typical charity? John McEnroe's name alone made it noteworthy...
Via The Sports Quotient
September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

John McEnroe’s son Kevin arrested for buying cocaine

Kevin McEnroe, the 27-year-old son of former tennis star John McEnroe and actress Tatum O’Neal, was arrested Tuesday night and charged with cocaine possession after being caught making a purchase. The AP says McEnroe was arrested in East Village in New York and was in possession of cocaine and a prescription medication. McEnroe did not […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

McEnroe: Let's dump doubles

Let's ditch doubles from pro tennis. After all, it's populated by guys who aren't good enough are singles. Who said that? How about a guy who won 78 doubles titles in his career and beyond being one of the best singles players of his era is widely considered one of the greatest doubles players ever? John McEnroe. Speaking to The Times of London, Johnny Mac said : "Doubles -- why...
Via Fox Sports
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

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