| Dec 26, 2014
| 3:38 PM
"Why did you raise me to like sports?"
That's a text I received from my son after his alma mater suffered a painful loss during the football season, which ends with the Jan. 12 national championship game.
It was a rhetorical question, but he had a...
| Jan 5, 2015
| 6:44 PM
ESPN's so-called "Big Show" in the 1990s was the 11 p.m. SportsCenter anchored by Keith Olbermann and Dan Patrick.
It you stayed up late enough after the "Big Show" for the 2 a.m. SportsCenter, you often got the pairing of then unknowns Stuart Scott and...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 4:27 PM
There are several changes in store for the Allianz Championship, a Champions Tour event that is Feb. 6-8 at the Old Course at Broken Sound.
Of most importance to the 84 players ages 50 and up who will be competing are changes to the par-72 course...
| Jan 7, 2015
| 7:18 PM
The last time Tiger Woods won a major, Barack Obama was a U.S. senator. Jordan Spieth was 14 years old. Most of us used BlackBerrys.
Woods was happily married, or so it was thought, when he outlasted Rocco Mediate in the 2008 U.S. Open at Torrey Pines....
| Dec 3, 2014
| 1:44 PM
The accolades and recognition awards continue to roll in for Inverrary Country Club Director of Instruction Barry Goldstein as he was recently selected as one of America's Top 30 Golf Instructors by Golf Tips Magazine for 2014-2015. This is the second...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 4:20 PM
The most envied man in the world will be crowned tonight, and you've never heard of him.
That eliminates George Clooney, Tom Brady and whoever is dating Kate Upton. This mystery man can do a simple task that sparks admiration, jealousy and awe on...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:16 PM
Mark O'Meara has never minded being overshadowed. If he did, he probably wouldn't have lived next to Tiger Woods for more than a decade in Orlando.
It's tough enough to escape that shadow on a golf course. Imagine having it come over and ask to borrow a...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:33 PM
Some stocking stuffers:
About this time next year, expect the NFL to receive a Nobel Peace Prize. Roger Goodell will be accepting, proudly, at a black-tie dinner.
Most think that the NFL only plays football games and make gobs of money. In truth,...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 7:25 AM
Golfer Patrick Reed apologized Friday for a profane outburst, which included an anti-gay slur and was caught on live TV, over his own play at the HSBC Champions in Shanghai on Friday.
“Yesterday, I made a stupid error,” Reed said. “...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:35 PM
Gabe Lench made solid, although unintentional, contact with his golf club.
After shattering the aquarium in his family's living room with his backswing, the waterworks flowed out of the 2-year-old.
"I said, 'Don't cry. This is your first golf trophy,'...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 5:28 AM
A Golf Channel executive and the president of an aviation flight support company were placed on the board of Metro Orlando's toll road agency on Monday by Gov. Rick Scott.
They fill posts that have been open since the July creation of the Central Florida...