View Full Version : Why is it called the "can opener"?

Serve 'em hard
05-26-2007, 10:43 PM
Why exactly is McEnroe's wide serve to the ad court called the can opener?

05-27-2007, 08:13 AM
Cause it kinda took the path of a can opener around a can and the result was to open the court up for an easy volley.

Serve 'em hard
05-27-2007, 12:28 PM
Thank you.

05-27-2007, 06:21 PM
because after you are done with the tool, the can is now open!