Johanna Konta appoints Michael Joyce as her new coach

Johanna Konta has appointed Michael Joyce as her new coach. The British number one has been looking for a replacement for Wim Fissette since they parted company in October and has turned to the 44-year-old, who used to coach Maria Sharapova. Joyce will be in Konta’s camp for the first

Serena Williams to return at Australia Open, says tournament chief

Serena Williams is expected to return to the court at the Australian Open, according to tournament director Craig Tiley. The 36-year-old has not played since winning last year’s tournament in Melbourne – when she was pregnant with her first child. She gave birth to a girl in September and has

GUEST Every NBA Team’s Best Candidate for MTV Cribs

  Guest Writer Jonathan Coffman- Jonathan is a Journalism Graduate out of college hoops powerhouse University of Kentucky. He lent Hoopsrambler his eye and chronicled the NBA’s best… suited for MTV’s classic show, Cribs. In 2011, MTV dug its own grave and aired the last episode of MTV Cribs. The

DEEP SIGH Hoopsrambler’s Favorite NBA Memes of 2016

  Because yes, the bar is that low.   The 16th year of the second millennium (not ever, but for my purposes) was interesting from all points of vantage.   How many fucking year-end-wrap-up articles this week are starting off with that bullshit? Well, 2016 was actually the year of

All 30 Teams Future Tweets: It’s Only a Matter of Time

So I think we all know I’m one for introductions. I don’t think once in my career writing I’ve jumped to anywhere CLOSE to the point I’m trying to get across. There are a number of reasons I do this- the element of surprise. Use of extended metaphors. Because I

Fantasy Basketball So You Lucked Into The First Overall Pick…

Let me preface this with a short story: During the fall of 2015, the world witnessed greatness. Whether they knew it or not, whether they cared to spare even a fraction of a second of their time… the persistent waves of victory- one after another, crashed into the levies that

Pique may be refuse, will not reflections on Spain

The pillar in the defence of Barcelona Gerard Pique shared interesting details about his career. He revealed that only two years ago was to quit football because he lacked motivation. “The motivation in football is everything. Two years ago I was ready to quit Spain, to leave Barca to get