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Golf's Greatest Streaks

In honor of the NBA's Miami Heat's recent run of 27 straight wins, we examine the best consecutive performances in golf

March 28, 2013
Byron Nelson

Most Consecutive Wins

Perhaps golf's most famous record other than Jack Nicklaus' total of 18 majors, this is the streak that most closely resembles what the Miami Heat just accomplished. In 1945, Byron Nelson won an incredible 11 consecutive events on his way to a staggering 18 titles for the season. For perspective, that's how many PGA Tour wins Nick Price has for his career.
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