Originally Posted by Joe Average
As I recall, there was one US Open in the late 1980s where Connors ran out of T2000s (and when Wilson stopped making them). So he made a public appeal to weekend hackers. He received something like 1500 offers.
At the '86 US Open Connors was hanging out at the Babolat stringing area & someone mentioned that they had found a T-2000 if he wanted it. He rolled his eyes & said "I'll never be able to change racquets. People keep sending them to me!"