Check Out Sports Podcasts at Blog Talk Radio with UR10s on BlogTalkRadio'A Tribute to Vic Braden - October 8, 2014; Today's program of 'American Tennis with Chuck Kriese' celebrates the great Teacher, Coach and Tennis Innovator Vic Braden. In the past 50 years of tennis, Braden ranks among the top 5 of most influential teachers in the game of tennis. His down to earth demeanor and his creative innovations of the game have spread the world over. He will go down in history as one of the greatest teaching legends ever. Vic Braden Died this week at the Age of 85. His posterity was great and the lessons that he taught were as well.