Way more than how he fared against Ivo Karlovic on the grass today at Newport, I wanted to know the Big Story. As in, did your friends, family and fellow players freak out when they saw you in the nude in Sports Illustrated playing tennis? Isner made waves as the tennis representative in Sports Illustrated’s Body Issue.
Isner has no regrets, and, as it turns out, he’s a big hit in t-shirts. His grandparent’s friends had a bunch printed up with John in his birthday suit. And they think it’s the Funniest. Thing. Ever.
Here’s to cool grandparents everywhere!