For the first time at the BNP Paribas Open, Novak Djokovic might really feel the love because tennis’ reigning sweetheart, Roger Federer, is out with an injury.
The BNP Paribas Tournament at Indian Wells is about to begin, just as Bud Collins has ended.
Toscana is a golf venue with lots to offer, like many of its brethren in the Coachella Valley. But the Indian Wells property has that something extra.
There is an argument to be made that Novak Djokovic is the most under-appreciated, under-idolized superstar athlete in the world.