Facebook Social Button Twitter Social Button Follow Us on InstagramYouTube Social Button
NewsScoresRankingsLucky Letcord PodcastShopPro GearPickleballGear Sale

Popular This Week

Net Notes - A Tennis Now Blog

Net Posts

Industry Insider - A Tennis Now Blog

Industry Insider

Second Serve - A Tennis Now Blog

Second Serve


By Alberto Amalfi | @Tennis_Now | Saturday, March 9, 2024

John McEnroe rocked The Rocket. 

When McEnroe's band took the stage at the BNP Paribas Open, his tennis hero was in the crowd enjoying the show.

More: Simona Halep Will Return at Miami Open

Watch McEnroe play the Tom Petty classic "Running Down a Dream," while Hall of Famer Rod Laver grooves right along with the audience.

McEnroe has long called fellow lefty Rod Laver "my tennis idol" and cited the legendary Aussie as his top tennis inspiration.

The Rocket braved the show without the aid of ear plugs.

Photo credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty for Laver Cup