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Throwback Thursday

Believe it or not, the first nighttime golf event on TV was broadcast 60-plus years ago

As highlighted this week with an item on Night-Golf Systems, golfers-by-night aren't in the dark as much as they used to be. Improved lighting and special effects make playing at night a vibrant light...
Thursday, 2/26/2015 at 9:07AM

A partial true golf trip to Scotland that sprinkles in single-malt whiskey and marathons regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week is:The Secrets of Islay: Golf, Marathons and Single MaltBy Robert Kroeger, Virtualbookworm Publishing, $17.95, paperback, 156 pages  Scotland is the go-to...
Saturday, 2/21/2015 at 10:11AM
Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: A 70th birthday salute to Judy Rankin

One of the all-time special people in golf had a milestone birthday this week: Judy Rankin turned 70 on Feb. 18. At an age when most people are fortunate to be enjoying retirement, Rankin is...
Thursday, 2/19/2015 at 10:34AM

Why it's worth reading another Ben Hogan biography regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week is:Ben Hogan: The Myths Everyone Knows, the Man No One KnewBy Tim Scott, Triumph Books, $25, hardcover, 384 pages (Available in...
Saturday, 2/14/2015 at 10:06AM
Throwback Thursday

How Billy Casper earned his good-guy reputation

The wide shadow of Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player not only covered the great playing career of the Hall of Famer Billy Casper, who died Feb. 7 at age 83, it did little...
Thursday, 2/12/2015 at 1:12PM

Can a golfer's faith help him win more? regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week is: Faith in the FairwayBy Ben Crane, general editorHarvest House, $13, paperback, 176 pages One month after winning the U.S. Open,...
Saturday, 2/7/2015 at 9:20AM
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Throwback Thursday: Big Three Golf becomes must-see TV

As Golf Channel celebrates 20 years on the air and golf fans have access to televised golf 24 hours a day, it's hard to picture a media landscape that was void of regular opportunities...
Thursday, 2/5/2015 at 11:11AM

Have we got a golf joke (book) for you regularly highlights golf books we find of interest to readers. This week is: Two Golf Balls Rolled Into A BarEdited by Jeff SloaneCreateSpace Independent Publishing, $8.96, paperback, 92 pages When 80-year-old Bob Morris,...
Saturday, 1/31/2015 at 9:49AM
Throwback Thursday

Throwback Thursday: Remembering a pair of Golf Digest/Golf World contributors

Earlier this month, remembered the noted golf personalities who passed away in 2014 with its "farewells" tribute. But it unintentionally missed two names of people who not only meant a lot to golf...
Thursday, 1/29/2015 at 1:59PM
Throwback Thursday

This week's Humana Challenge and "The Show" mark milestone moments

Anniversaries are a dependable Throwback Thursday theme, and with two of golf's big traditions going on this week, we have a pair worth noting. Two-time winner of the Humana Challenge and a supporter of the...
Thursday, 1/22/2015 at 11:33AM
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