tsf talks: aussie round-up



I know our readers were a little sick of seeing my face doing Aussie Open updates, so the TSF boys put our heads together and decided to do a roundtable discussion wrapping up the year’s first Slam. Sadly, Erwin had some technical difficulties, so Troy and I ended up chatting about everything from Venus’ undies to Jelena’s issues at 35,000 feet. Check out our TSF podcast by clicking the link below. It takes just a couple minutes to download to your iTunes and we promise your listening pleasure. -N

Aussie Open Round-Up featuring Nick McCarvel and Troy Venechanos: TSF Feb 10 Podcast

hazards of the job



Tennis’ favorite Keebler elf was helping out with the Roger/Andy match. Here’s hoping that neither throats nor balls become collateral damage this time around.

taking the cheap points when you can



Sightings in the stands: I think it’s about time at that adidas take the DIY out of these Muzzhead shirts and sell ‘em (in four packs, even!) the same way that Fila has J-Block merch and Nike has those Roger and Rafa tees.

next year, four dots on roger’s shoes?



With the way this match is going so far, it looks like I’ll be in bed by 2:15am (prove me wrong, Andy?). Meanwhile, a shot of Roger’s Aussie Open shoes. Those red dots represent the three titles he’s won in Melbourne so far.

a chair we’d like to ump



Enric Molina, lovechild of Justin Gimelstob and Marcos Baghdatis, is officiating the 2010 Aussie Open men’s final between Federer and Murray.