Results for: Billie Jean King

King compliments Northwestern grads for accepting diversity

This is "the best generation so far" when it comes to inclusion, the sports pioneer said. 

Jun 17, 2017
by AP

Game, set, match: Billie Jean King sells World TeamTennis

King has sold her majority interest in the league to Mark Ein and Fred Luddy. 

Mar 13, 2017
by AP

Billie Jean King: On Serena Williams, Roger Federer, Pokemon Go at U.S. Open

Here are some things on the mind of the 72-year-old tennis great. 

Sep 05, 2016
by AP

Raising the Roof: U.S. Open unveils superstructure, but not without a glitch

It took three tries—and 20 minutes of U2—before it retracted.

Aug 02, 2016
by Steve Tignor

King returns to New York with new Empire team

The New York Empire are competing in Forest Hills Stadium at the West Side Tennis Club. 

Aug 02, 2016
by AP

Team Work

Camaraderie, Compensation, Competition: An inside look at Mylan World TeamTennis. 

Jul 20, 2016
by Nina Pantic

Jason Collins, Tegan & Sara salute Billie Jean King, Logo Trailblazer honoree

The awards are doled out to "pioneers who bravely fought for equality."

Jun 23, 2016
by Jonathan Scott

SEE IT: Actors Emma Stone, Steve Carell portray Billie Jean King, Bobby Riggs

The movie co-stars Sarah Silverman, Alan Cumming, and tennis superfan and USTA player Elisabeth Shue. 

Apr 14, 2016
by Jonathan Scott