Nobody but Novak

The man playing better tennis than anybody on the planet is also making it a better place to live.

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There is an argument to be made that Novak Djokovic is the most under-appreciated, under-idolized superstar athlete in the world.


BNP Paribas Open Freebies, Navigation

Fans have several chances to engage during the tournament from music concerts to celebrity events

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One of the biggest sports spectacles in Southern California – the BNP Paribas Open — comes with free events and tips on how to better the experience.

'7 Days in Hell' Mocks Tennis Marathon With Help from Palm Desert Grass Court

SNL's Andy Samberg, Game of Thrones' Kit Harington star in HBO spoof shot at JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa

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Looking for a grass court as the centerpiece for its tennis spoof, “7 Days in Hell,” HBO came calling to the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa where stars like Andy Samberg and Kit Harington hung out last summer during filming.

40 Love

The BNP Paribas Open maintains its courtship of players and fans

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“The Indian Wells Tennis Garden facility is second to none outside the Majors,” tennis star Jim Courier says. “The year it came into being was a moment where the bar was raised for other tournaments around the world.”

Reigning Rafa Returns

A chat with 2013 BNP Paribas Open champion Rafael Nadal

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His dark eyes never stray from the ball during a rally. No. 1 in the world — again — Rafael Nadal is a fluid portrait of fitness, intensity, and focus.