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Wayne's Lisa Raymond has added a front office gig with the Philadelphia Freedoms to an impressive tennis resume. (Photo credit: Camerawork USA/Getty Images)

Wayne’s Raymond Enjoying Front Office Role With Freedoms

Lisa Raymond is playing tennis and now serving in the front office for the Philadelphia Freedoms.

KYW Newsradio 1060–07/23/2014

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The Most Patriotic Names In Sports

What better way to honor this 4th of July holiday than by taking a look at some of the most patriotic names in sports? We have a couple teams right here in Philly that have made it a priority to use their moniker to pay homage to the country.

07/04/2014

Billie Jean King greets Little Flower High School tennis players in Hunting Park. (credit: Paul Kurtz/KYW)

Billie Jean King Helps Celebrate Opening Of Refurbished Hunting Park Tennis Courts

The courts are now getting a regular workout from neighbors including Little Flower High School, which formed its first tennis team, much to the delight of King. She owes her career to public tennis courts.

05/15/2014

(credit: Larry Marano/Getty Images for the Miami Tennis Cup)

Philadelphia Freedoms Kick Off Their Home Court Season

The Freedoms opened their home court season with an overtime loss to 2003 U.S. Open champion Andy Roddick and his Springfield Lasers.

07/10/2013

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Local Non-Profit Introduces Philadelphia Children To The Sport Of Tennis

It’s part of a push by Down the Line and Beyond to get more city kids interested in tennis.

04/24/2013

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Grand Slam Tennis Champs Headed to Main Line for Phila. Freedoms Season

Tickets for Philadelphia Freedoms matches go on sale on Monday, and Grand Slam champions are in the lineup.

03/18/2013

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BLOG: Hangin’ With Venus

I got to talk to Venus and was amazed by how down to Earth she was.

07/07/2011

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BLOG: Billie Jean King’s Philadelphia Freedoms

I recently had lunch with tennis legend Billie Jean King for my “Lunch with Lesley” series on CBS 3 .

06/01/2011

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Philadelphia Freedoms Tennis Team To Host Ball Kid Tryouts

Calling all ball kids! The City of Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Freedoms World TeamTennis (WTT) are getting into the swing by hosting Philadelphia tryouts for ball kids on Wednesday, June 8 at 4 p.m. at the Parkside Evans Playground.

06/01/2011

Roddick Wows Tennis Crowd in Win at Villanova

The top American tennis player in the world and the number nine overall was in the Delaware Valley on Thursday night — making his home debut with the Philadelphia Freedoms.

07/15/2010

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