James Blake makes his Olympic debut with NBC Sports Group a tennis analyst for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
A retired professional tennis player and Olympian, Blake has 24 career final appearances, at one point ranking as the No. 4 men’s singles player in the world. Blake’s career highlights include reaching the final of the 2006 Tennis Masters Cup, the semifinals of the Beijing Olympics and the quarterfinals of the Australian Open (2008) and US Open (2005, 2006).
In 2007, Blake released his New York Times bestselling autobiography, Breaking Back: How I Lost Everything and Won Back My Life,