Byline: Buzz Gray
Here's a helpful tip. If you bump into OTB Open tournament director Nitty Singh, DON'T ask her if Michael Stich is REALLY coming to Schenectady next month. She'll probably count to 10, hold her breath and then still give you the evil eye.
The poor woman has been asked the question so many times during the past two weeks, ever since Stich won Wimbledon, that she's hearing it in her sleep.
For the record, Stich has every intention of honoring his commitment to the $250,000 event on the ATP circuit. So what if it's the smallest stop on the men's tour and played on public courts with free admission? Stich is a man of his word.
Of course, it helps that Singh has been in constant contact with the young German.
"He's told us repeatedly he plans to …