INDIAN WELLS, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 04: Gael Monfils (L) and Elina Svitolina attend the Citi Taste Of Tennis Indian Wells on March 04, 2019 in Indian Wells, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Getty Images for AYS Sports Marketing)

Things I Saw Gaël Monfils Do Today in Doubles

Gaël plays doubles. Or is on the court while foibles is happening being Gaël.

INDIAN WELLS, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 06: Simona Halep of Romania in action during a practice session on Day 3 of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on March 06, 2019 in Indian Wells, California. (Photo by Yong Teck Lim/Getty Images)

Should Indian Wells Be a Two-Week Event?

Is there such a thing as too much #tennisparadise?

INDIAN WELLS, CALIFORNIA - MARCH 09: Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece shows his emotion during his straight sets defeat against Felix Auger-Aliassime of Canada during their men's singles second round match on day six of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden  on March 09, 2019 in Indian Wells, California. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Cold Welcome: A Tough Top Ten Debut for Tsitsipas in Indian Wells

Embed from Getty Images It’s been an incredible six months for Stefanos Tsitsipas — he’s had a sparkling, high-profile win over Roger Federer at the Australian Open, DMed with Naomi Osaka, added to his sizable (and puzzled) social media following, and achieved a life-long goal of reaching the top ten. But, into each life some […]

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 22:  Team World Kevin Anderson of South Africa celebrates with his teammates after defeating Team Europe Novak Djokovic of Serbia in their Men's Singles match on day two of the 2018 Laver Cup at the United Center on September 22, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images for The Laver Cup)

Final Thoughts on Laver Cup II

Putting a wrap on Laver Cup II.

MASON, OH - AUGUST 19:  Novak Djokovic of Serbia poses with the winner's trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland during the men's final of the Western & Southern Open at Lindner Family Tennis Center on August 19, 2018 in Mason, Ohio.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Men Out of Time: Federer-Djokovic LXVI in Cincinnati

Pondering Roger-Novak LXVI and the passage of time.

CINCINNATI, OH - AUGUST 19:   Simona Halep of Romania returns the ball to Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands during the women's final on Day 8 of the Western and Southern Open at the Lindner Family Tennis Center on August 19, 2018 in Mason, Ohio. (Photo by Shelley Lipton/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

Bertens Upsets Halep in Cincinnati

Embed from Getty Images Sports function best in a state of hegemony. Absolute parity in sports makes it hard for fans to get behind a team (or against one), and total dominance has a way of sucking the air out of the room. Rather, that state of having robust rivalries between a few dominant players […]