Jimmy Connors celebrates during the US Open in Flushing Meadow, New York in 1991. The tennis hall of famer was raised in East St. Louis and Belleville.
Jimmy Connors celebrates during the US Open in Flushing Meadow, New York in 1991. The tennis hall of famer was raised in East St. Louis and Belleville. Getty Images Associated Press
Jimmy Connors celebrates during the US Open in Flushing Meadow, New York in 1991. The tennis hall of famer was raised in East St. Louis and Belleville. Getty Images Associated Press

Tennis legend to be honored in St. Louis — the city where he felt like an ‘outsider’

March 10, 2017 04:59 PM