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There's a chill in the air as Serena Williams rallies to win
There's a chill in the air as Serena Williams rallies to win

There is an old Midwest expression that sums up Tuesday's fourth-round tennis match at Indian Wells between Serena Williams and Sloane Stephens. It says, all the icicles weren't on the rain gutters. What the near-capacity crowd in the main stadium at the BNP Paribas Open was seeing was perhaps not exactly what it was getting. Williams and Stephens have some history, and it isn't about pajama parties or girls' nights out. In the quarterfinals of the 2013 Australian Open, up-and-coming Stephens, who had been the subject of great praise by from Williams as both a future American star and future black star, beat Williams in a three-setter. A few months later, Stephens...

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