Game Point: Preparing for the ATP World Tour finals

Chris Chase
Busted Racquet

Game Point is Busted Racquet's roundup of news, stats and links from around the web.

Love -- The eight ATP finalists congregated at the Battersea Power Station on Thursday night for the official Barclays Finals Gala. We hope the picture above isn't in lieu of the awesome staged photos that we usually see before the tournament, including the shots from 2010 at 10 Downing Street.

15 -- Those same eight players talk to ATP Uncovered about playing in the year-end tournament.

30 -- Group A: Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, David Ferrer, Tomas Berdych. Opening matches (Monday): Murray-Ferrer, Djokovic, Berdych.

40 -- Group B: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Mardy Fish. Opening matches (Sunday): Federer-Tsonga, Nadal-Fish.

Game -- Reigning champion Federer is favored by British oddsmakers (15/8) to win the tournament. Andy Murray (11/4), Novak Djokovic (4/1) and Rafael Nadal (5/1) trail, while Mardy Fish (50/1) is the biggest longshot.

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