National Tennis Center Getting Retractable Roof

Work Underway On Retractable Roof At National Tennis Center In Queens

There is a major construction project underway at the National Tennis Center in Queens.

05/12/2015

Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds the Norman Brookes Challenge Cup after winning his men's final match against Andy Murray of Great Britain at the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on February 1, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Djokovic Wins 5th Australian Open Title, Denies Murray His 1st

Djokovic swung momentum in a close match with a service break in the eighth game of the third set, winning four straight points.

02/01/2015

Rafael Nadal addresses the press after losing his men's singles match against Tomas Berdych on Day 9 of the 2015 Australian Open on January 27, 2015. (Photo by Greg Wood/AFP/Getty Images)

Rafael Nadal Bounced From Australian Open; Sharapova Advances To Semis

Rafael Nadal has joined Roger Federer on the sidelines at the Australian Open, taking their combined 31 Grand Slam singles titles with them.

01/27/2015

Serena Williams reacts to a point in her second round match against Vera Zvonareva of Russia during day four of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Robert Prezioso/Getty Images)

Twirl-Gate? Serena Unhappy With Interviewer’s Request At Australian Open

Some called the request by a male presenter sexist. “I wouldn’t ask Rafa or Roger to twirl,” Serena Williams said Thursday, referring to Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer.

01/22/2015

Rafael Nadal (R) shakes hands with Tim Smyczek of the US after winning their men's singles match on Day 3 of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015. (Photo by William West/AFP/Getty Images)

Rafael Nadal Blown Away By U.S. Qualifier’s ‘Amazing’ Sportsmanship

For more than four hours, Tim Smyczek fought desperately for every point against Nadal at the Australian Open. Then, in the fifth set, he gave his opponent a break.

01/21/2015

Buster Posey #28 and Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrate after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game 7 of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

The 10 Most Memorable Sporting Events Of 2014

When we look back at 2014, these are some of the games — not to mention stock-car races, tennis finals and golf rounds — we’ll remember the most.

12/26/2014

Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. makes a one-handed touchdown catch in the second quarter against the Dallas Cowboys at MetLife Stadium on November 23, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

WATCH: From Football To Fútbol, Presenting The Plays Of The Year

Some of them won the game, some of them saved the game and others made for some very impressive eye candy.

12/22/2014

Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a backhand in the singles semi-final match against Kei Nishikori of Japan on day seven of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 15, 2014 in London, England.  (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Djokovic Beats Nishikori, Advances To ATP Finals

Two-time defending champion Novak Djokovic overcame a lapse of concentration to beat Kei Nishikori 6-1, 3-6, 6-0 and advance to a third straight final at the ATP Finals in London on Saturday.

11/15/2014

Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki celebrates alongside Serena Williams after crossing the finish line of the TCS New York City Marathon in Central Park on November 2, 2014. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Caroline Wozniacki Thrilled With Time At NYC Marathon

The tennis star was somewhat amazed that she had done so well since she admitted that she didn’t really prepare as well as she could have for Sunday’s 26.2-mile race.

11/03/2014

Tennis player Caroline Wozniacki picks up her New York City Marathon official race bib at The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on October 29, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images)

Tennis Star Caroline Wozniacki Confident She Can Finish NYC Marathon

Caroline Wozniacki started having nightmares of being rolled off the New York City Marathon course in a wheelchair.

10/30/2014

Henrik Lundqvist (Photo by Paul Bereswill/Getty Images)

Net Gain: Rangers’ Henrik Lundqvist Now Repped By Roger Federer’s Agency

The agency headed by Tony Godsick — who has worked with 17-time major champion Federer for nearly a decade — will represent New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist for off-ice marketing deals.

10/29/2014

Serena Williams of the United States shows her frustrations during her straight-sets defeat by Simona Halep of Romania in their round-robin match during the BNP Paribas WTA Finals at Singapore Sports Hub on October 22, 2014 in Singapore. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Suffers Worst Loss Since 1998, When She Was 16

Serena Williams was routed 6-0, 6-2 by Simona Halep at the WTA Finals on Wednesday in one of the most one-sided losses of the 18-time Grand Slam champion’s career.

10/22/2014

Serena Williams talks to the media during previews for the WTA Finals at the ArtScience Museum on October 19, 2014 in Singapore. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Slams Russian Official For ‘Sexist’ And ‘Racist’ Remarks

In a statement released by the Russian Tennis Federation, Shamil Tarpischev denied any “malicious intent” and said his quotes had been taken out of context.

10/20/2014

Marin Cilic of Croatia returns a shot against Kei Nishikori of Japan during the US Open men's singles final at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Sept. 8, 2014, in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Cilic Leaves Little Doubt, Smashes Nishikori In US Open Final

Marin Cilic of Croatia won his first Grand Slam title by beating Kei Nishikori of Japan 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 on Monday in the U.S. Open final, a year after missing the tournament because of a doping suspension.

09/08/2014

Marin Cilic of Croatia reacts in the third set against Roger Federer of Switzerland during their men's singles semifinal match on Day Thirteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 6, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Liguori: Marin Cilic Dominates To Win First Grand Slam Title

Marin Cilic won his very first Grand Slam title. The towering 25- year-old from Croatia dominated Kay Nishikori in straights sets, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3.

09/08/2014