Episodes
Such a fun episode for the tennis historians, as my co-host Steve Flink and I discuss this past week's tournament played in Newport, along with talking about Steve's personal experience getting nominated and then inducted to the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2017. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram:...
Published 07/20/21
With Roger, Rafa and Novak all with 20 slams, we bring in Co-Host and Hall of Famer Steve Flink to break down this past week's matches at Wimbledon, along with discussing the historical significance of what all of us are witnessing while watching The Big Three. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram:...
Published 07/12/21
Fun conversation with my Co-Host and Hall of Famer Steve Flink as we recap a very interesting Week One at Wimbledon and also look ahead to what's in store for Week Two. Enjoy! Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram: https://instagram.com/court_side_with_beilinson Twitter: https://twitter.com/Court_Side_w_BT Website:...
Published 07/04/21
Excited to have Tennis Channel's Steve Weissman join Steve Flink and David Beilinson on this episode. Steve Weissman talks about his career journey and the three of us also talk college tennis, French Open, Wimbledon and some fun "not-so much quick hitters" at the end of this episode. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram:...
Published 06/28/21
We have with us today WTA Professional Touring Coach Kevin O'Neill, the current coach of WTA Professional Caty McNally. Kevin has been a successful professional tennis coach for almost 30 years. Kevin has a Bachelor of Arts degree centered in History from University of Utah, with extensive educational work from Pepperdine University and Clemson University. Take a listen to this fun discussion as we discuss Kevin's tennis journey, his coach-player relationship with Caty and hear Kevin talk...
Published 06/21/21
Join Steve Flink and David Beilinson as they recap a remarkable run by Novak Djokovic at this year's French Open. Steve and David dive deep into Novak's semifinal win against the King of Clay, along with Novak's come from behind victory against Stefanos Tsitsipas in the final to capture Novak's 19th Grand Slam Title. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook:...
Published 06/14/21
Have a listen as my Co-Host Steve Flink and I discuss the current events at the mid-point of the 2021 French Open. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram: https://instagram.com/court_side_with_beilinson Twitter: https://twitter.com/Court_Side_w_BT Website: https://www.beilinsontennis.com/
Published 06/07/21
David and Steve discuss the early headlines at Roland Garros, including the recent news of Naomi Osaka withdrawing from this year's event. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram: https://instagram.com/court_side_with_beilinson Twitter: https://twitter.com/Court_Side_w_BT Website: https://www.beilinsontennis.com/
Published 05/31/21
We have with us tonight, Mike Manzella, an experienced racquet club teaching professional and has been a certified P-1 Performance, Adult, and 10 & Under member of the United States Professional Tennis Registry since 2005. He founded Racquet-Pros.com in 2020 after finding just how difficult it was to match racquet club instructors with available racquet club jobs. By making racquet professionals and their skill sets discoverable on demand, Mike and his team at Racquet-Pros.com help find...
Published 05/24/21
Steve and David talk about the history of the American men and their struggles at Roland Garros. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram: https://instagram.com/court_side_with_beilinson Twitter: https://twitter.com/Court_Side_w_BT Website: https://www.beilinsontennis.com/
Published 05/17/21
Murphy Jensen joins the pod tonight to discuss his tennis journey and also his current work at WEconnect Health Management which is an addiction relapse prevention and real-time outcomes digital health platform, providing custom support and connection for those in recovery from Substance Use Disorder. A lot of people remember Murphy winning the 1993 French Open Doubles Tournament with his brother, Luke Jensen, in remarkable fashion…including celebrating by Luke breaking Murphy’s jaw after...
Published 05/10/21
On tonight's episode, my Co- Host Steve Flink and I dive deep into the Pete Sampras - Andre Agassi rivalry. As many may know, Andre was my idol growing up and I followed him and his results religiously. Many of you also know that Steve’s latest book is called “Pete Sampras: Greatness Revisited”. If you haven’t purchased that book yet, definitely go ahead and go get that book…such great writing and such great insight from Pete and from his peers. Hope you enjoy this fun discussion on such a...
Published 05/03/21
We have with us today long-time Head Women’s Coach of Long Beach State, Coach Jenny Hilt-Costello. Coach Hilt-Costello has taken the women's tennis program into the national elite during a run that has included 22 Big West regular season or tournament titles in 18 seasons, 13 NCAA tournament berths, and 17 consecutive nationally-ranked seasons. I’m excited to hear about her tennis journey, so without further ado, please welcome to the pod, Coach Jenny Hilt-Costello. Find "Court-Side with...
Published 04/19/21
So excited to have Mary Carillo join Steve Flink and myself tonight as we discuss all things tennis. We cover a lot of material with Mary in this episode starting with her experience winning the 1977 French Open Mixed Doubles Title with childhood friend John McEnroe, to how she got started in her broadcasting career, to covering the Big Three and also asking Mary her thoughts on some of the great rivalries that we have had throughout the history of the sport. Please enjoy this extremely fun...
Published 04/12/21
Co-Host and Hall of Famer Steve Flink discusses all things Miami Open with David. Enjoy this fun conversation as we wrap up what was such an impressive tournament for a number of players on both the Men's and Women's side. Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram: https://instagram.com/court_side_with_beilinson Twitter:...
Published 04/05/21
We are so happy to have with us back on the pod tonight, Brittany Collens. For those that have listened previously, you know that Brittany was a 2017 graduate of the University of Massachusetts. Brittany and her teammates have been in the news as of late because of a recent preposterous, delusional and illogical decision by the NCAA that took away the team’s Atlantic 10 title, along with all three years of their wins due to a $504 clerical error which we will get into the details during our...
Published 03/29/21
We have with us returning guest, Pete Holtermann, a Tennis Media and Public Relations veteran. Pete has worked for the ATP Tour and for ESPN. Pete is the current Media Director for the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati and is also the current Media Director for the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championships in Houston. Pete is also the President and Founder of HolterMedia. Enjoy listening to this conversation as Pete discusses navigating the tennis tour through a pandemic.   Find "Court-Side...
Published 03/22/21
We are back on with my co-host tonight, Steve Flink, a Hall of Famer. Steve won’t brag about himself, but I sure will, Steve is an absolute living legend in our sport. Have a listen as we talk Roger's return to the courts and much more!    Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast Network: https://www.tennis.com/pro-game/podcasts/10/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/courtsidewithbeilinsontennis Instagram: https://instagram.com/court_side_with_beilinson Twitter:...
Published 03/15/21
Tonight we have with us a guest who, at just the age of 22 years-old has already given back so much to the sport of tennis. This guest recently graduated from Long Beach State University where she competed at the collegiate level and was named 2nd Team All-Big West her Junior Year in both singles and doubles, and is now in the midst of her first year as part of Tennis for America, a new program formed by the ITA, where she is currently working for the Sloane Stephens Foundation. We are happy...
Published 03/08/21
We are so happy to have with us on tonight Lindsay Linhart, the current Director of Development and Brand Manager at the Sloane Stephens Foundation. The Sloane Stephens Foundation was established in 2013 by professional tennis player and US Open Champion Sloane Stephens to enhance the quality of life and shape constructive futures for underserved youth through exposure to tennis, life-long learning and healthy life-style choices. The Foundation empowers children to dream and achieve big, on...
Published 03/01/21
We are so happy to have on with us what we hope is the first of many episodes with my new co-host at "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis", Steve Flink. As many of you know, Steve is a sports journalist who has been a columnist and editor with magazines such as World Tennis Magazine, Tennis Magazine and Tennis Week. Steve has also done a lot of work for Tennis Channel.  In 2017, Steve was elected to the International Tennis Hall of Fame in the Contributor category. We have had him on a couple...
Published 02/22/21
We have with us today Brian Wilson, Associate Director of High Performance at the Darling Tennis Center, located in Las Vegas, Nevada. Brian was ranked #1 in Southern California in the juniors before attending the University of Illinois. In 2003, Brian was the NCAA doubles champion partnering with Rajeev Ram and the team went undefeated and won the NCAA team championship. In 2004 he was ranked #1 in the NCAA in singles. He played on the ATP tour for five years and won over 15 titles in...
Published 02/15/21
Tonight, we have with us 2011 French Open Junior Champion (where, by the way, he beat Dominic Thiem in the final); he’s previously been in the Top 100 and now with injuries hopefully behind him, he’s looking back to getting within the Top 100 again; it’s been great catching up with him just after his appearance at the Delray Beach Open, please welcome to the pod, Tennis Professional and “Food Connoisseur”, Bjorn Fratangelo.   Find "Court-Side with Beilinson Tennis": Tennis Channel Podcast...
Published 02/08/21
We have with us today a tennis coaching veteran in Dustin Taylor. Dustin has had two stints at the USTA and he was also the Associate Head Coach at the University of Virginia from 2014 - 2017 working with Coach Brian Boland where the team won three consecutive NCAA National Championships, one National Indoor Team Championship along with two NCAA Singles Championships. And while Dustin is no longer in collegiate coaching and no longer traveling as much helping guys on the pro tour, Dustin is...
Published 02/01/21
We have with us today ATP Tour Tennis Professional Dominik Koepfer. Dominik tuned pro in 2016 and has seen a steady climb in the rankings reaching a career high ranking of 61 in September 2020. Many of you may remember Dom’s Round of 16 US Open match in 2019 vs eventual runner-up Danil Medvedev in what was such a tightly contested battle. Dom played his college tennis at Tulane University where he had an incredible Senior Year in 2016 which we will get into during our discussion today. It is...
Published 01/25/21