The Quest: The Rise of Warrior Steve Johnson

By Bill Simons USC coach Peter Smith was worried. He cautioned his new recruit, a freshman...

BNP Paribas Open: Super Final Sunday—Djokovic Wins His Fourth Title and Simonamania Bolsters Halep to Victory

Sometimes sense just triumphs over sentiment. Novak Djokovic is No. 1 in the world. He's won...

BNP Paribas Open: Hot Shots

As final Sunday approaches, it's time for another installment of Hot Shots at the BNP...

BNP Paribas Open: The Buzz—Notes on the Big Four, the Top Two, and a Tournament of Tears

ALWAYS TRYING TO GET AN EDGE: Once in a while we get a hint of...

BNP Paribas Open: Serena’s Fairytale Return to Indian Wells Comes to an Abrupt End

By Bill Simons Once again, Billie Jean King got it right. Years ago, she claimed the...